As two of the prime time gamers in LeBron James and Kevin Durant are getting nearer in reaching the twilight stage of their respective careers, the NBA will definitely have a look at some promising younger stars to turn into their new ambassadors.
When he was requested if he can take over the league’s helm following the reign of each James and Durant, Anthony Edwards can solely shrug off with sky excessive confidence in direction of his god-given intangibles (h/t Advanced’s Zion Olojede).
“Oh yeah, 100%. Positive. I imply it comes with time and it comes with work and dedication. I really feel like I obtained all three of these issues and I really feel prefer it’s going to take me excessive.”
At the moment at 20 years of age, there isn’t any doubt that the potential of Edwards is off the charts.
In solely his second yr with the Minnesota Timberwolves, he already pulled off a median of 21.3 factors, 4.8 boards and three.8 assists and 44 p.c effectivity, leaping in direction of enchancment in all of those given numbers from his rookie yr.
Upon buying and selling for Rudy Gobert, the T-Wolves are poised for competition. However the sustainability of their immense energy would actually swing on Edwards’s progress and all-time expertise.