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Report: Anthony Edwards out for rest of Team USA camp with sprained ankle

Timberwolves wing Anthony Edwards

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 16: Anthony Edwards #1 of the Minnesota Timberwolves dribbles the ball against the Dallas Mavericks in the first quarter of the game at Target Center on May 16, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Timberwolves defeated the Mavericks 136-121. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by David Berding/Getty Images)

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Anthony Edwards was one of the biggest names on the USA Basketball Select Team, the group of young players helping Team USA prepare for the Tokyo Olympics.

But the Timberwolves wing will miss the rest of training camp with an ankle injury

Brian Windhorst:

Hopefully, Edwards’ injury indeed isn’t serious. Minnesota will open training camp in a few months.

Still, it’s a bummer he’ll miss this opportunity to work with these top American players. Edwards is so talented and athletic, and he rapidly improved through his rookie year. The 19-year-old just needs to hone his skills through experience.