Last week, Minnesota Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards posted a video to Instagram of a recent Sprite industrial that he’s in.
There have been 1000’s of likes and tons of of comments on the post.
One in all the individuals who commented was former NBA star Josh Smith.
Smith played 13 seasons within the NBA for Atlanta Hawks, Detroit Pistons, Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets and Recent Orleans Pelicans.
The very best years of his profession got here with the Hawks, who drafted him seventeenth overall within the 2004 NBA Draft.
He played nine seasons for the Hawks, and averaged 15.3 points, 8.0 rebounds 3.2 assists, 1.3 steals and a pair of.1 blocks per game in 674 regular season games for the franchise.
Shockingly, he never made an All-Star Game, so he is certainly among the best players within the history of the league to never make an All-Star team.
As for Edwards, he’s one in every of the rising stars within the NBA.
He was the primary overall select of UGA in 2020, and this past season was his second 12 months within the NBA.
The 21-year-old averaged 21.3 points per contest, and helped the Timberwolves make the NBA Playoffs for the primary time for the reason that 2018 season once they had Jimmy Butler.
They lost within the first-round to Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies, nevertheless it was still a excellent season for the Timberwolves.
Next season, they’ve a loaded roster that features D’Angelo Russell, Karl-Anthony Towns, Rudy Gobert and Edwards.
They’ll be one in every of the contenders within the Western Conference.