There was concern about Anthony Edwards on Wednesday when a video on Twitter showed him being helped to the team bus in Las Vegas following a practice with the Select Team that is helping Team USA prepare for the Olympics.
Brian Windhorst of ESPN reported that Edwards suffered a sprained ankle that isn’t believed to be serious. Edwards, who finished second in the NBA Rookie of the Year voting after being the top-overall pick by the Timberwolves in last year’s draft, will be out for the rest of training camp.
Edwards did not miss a game during his rookie season, averaging 19.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 72 games.
Anthony Edwards suffered a sprained ankle during practice today for the Select Team against Team USA in Vegas, sources said. It’s not believed to be serious but he’ll be out for the rest of training camp.
— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) July 7, 2021