Star Anthony Edwards made a bold statement during his recent interview with ESPN’s Malika Andrews. The All-Star forward called himself the best player in the NBA.
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The former No. 1 pick has improved significantly in his third year, especially defensively, Edwards has leapt into an All-Star caliber player, averaging 24.9 points, 5.9 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game.
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He is also shooting a career-high 46.4% from the field, including 36.4% from 3-point range.However, some fans believe that Edwards’ own assessment is far-fetched.
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The Minnesota Timberwolves star was called out on Twitter for his comments, The tweet referred to how many players speak highly of themselves during interviews with Andrews. Meanwhile, one of Edwards’ fans believed he was stating facts.