4 weeks ago – via Jon Krawczynski @ The Athletic When asked about it after the Timberwolves’ 116-111 victory in Utah on Saturday night, Edwards did what he has already done so often early in. Jon Krawczynski is a senior writer for The Athletic covering the Minnesota Timberwolves, the NBA and the Minnesota Vikings. Jon joined The Athletic after 16 years at The Associated Press, where he.
When asked about it after the Timberwolves’ 116-111 victory in Utah on Saturday night, Edwards did what he has already done so often early in his rookie season. He shrugged and wondered why anyone thought it was a big deal. There is nothing about this league, these players or this stage that fazes Edwards in the least. He is doing exactly what he knew he was going to do. “I probably would start out by saying I’m not a fan,” Edwards said when asked if he was waiting for a moment like that one-on-one with Gobert. “So I relish every moment. But as far as being excited, like I’m going against (this guy or that guy), nah, I’m going out there and just playing basketball, doing what I was drafted to do, and that’s putting the ball in the hoop to the best of my ability. So I just try to do that.”