爱德华兹完成 29 点数, 六个篮板, 三次助攻和一次抢断 31 在森林狼队的几分钟内 124-106 战胜 休斯顿火箭队.
在上半场结束时, Edwards nailed one of his six three-pointers and then implored with the Rockets’ bench to call a timeout.
“I was telling the coach to call a da– timeout. Call one. Need a timeout. I’m hot, 当然,” Edwards told reporters, 通过 Star Tribune.
Edwards was the No. 1 挑选的 2020 NBA Draft by Minnesota. The former Georgia standout averaged 19.3 点数, 4.7 篮板和 2.9 协助 72 games in his rookie season.
Fans didn’t get to see Edwards ball out at the Target Center due to COVID-19 protocols last season. The second-year star said it was an incredible atmosphere.
“男子, all I can say is the crowd brings a different type of energy into the gym. Last year it was freezing in the gym. This year it’s hot. You hear everybody. Different atmosphere, 人,” 他加了.
Minnesota finished toward the bottom of the Western Conference, but if Edwards comes around and can gel well with Karl-Anthony Towns and D’Angelo Russell, then the team may compete for the playoffs this season.