Edwards was taken by the Minnesota Timberwolves with the No. 1 pick in an NBA draft delayed multiple times because of the coronavirus pandemic.
NBA: Boston Celtics beat Indiana Pacers to secure playoff spot for sixth year running; Brooklyn Nets edge past LA Lakers
Jayson Tatum scored 30 points for Boston while Gordon Hayward added 27 points, 10 boards and five assists in his home state
NBA: Jaylen Brown matches career-high points total as Celtics win; D’Angelo Russell stars in Warriors' victory over Suns
D’Angelo Russell had 31 points and six assists, and the Warriors rallied from 10 down in the fourth quarter to beat Phoenix for its fourth straight victory
NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Bucks to 13th consecutive victory; LeBron James, Anthony Davis shine as Lakers thrash Jazz
The last time Antetokounmpo's Bucks had a longer winning streak than this was when they won 16 in a row spanning the end of the 1972-73 season and the beginning of 1973-74
NBA: Legendary LeBron James to miss playoffs for first time in 14 years as LA Lakers bow out of contention
Legendary superstar LeBron James will miss the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2005 as the Los Angeles Lakers were officially eliminated with a 111-106 loss to the Brooklyn Nets.
NBA: Brooklyn Nets' D'Angelo Russell replaces injured Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo in All-Star Game
Brooklyn Nets guard D'Angelo Russell replaced injured Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo in the 68th NBA All-Star Game.
NBA: James Harden's season-high 57 points propels Rockets to win; D'Angelo Russell leads Nets to victory against Celtics
James Harden extended his streak of consecutive 30-point games to a remarkable 17 — and he did it by halftime with 36 points before the break.
D'Angelo Russell produced a double-double to lead the Brooklyn Nets to victory against his former club with a 115-110 win over LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday.
NBA: Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson lead Warriors to win over Bucks; D'Angelo Russell stars to help Nets beat Raptors
Thompson and Curry each scored 20 points as the visiting Warriors put on a shooting clinic down the stretch against Milwaukee, the NBA's highest-scoring team.
NBA: Caris LeVert nails clutch shot to guide Nets past Nuggets; Philadelphia 76ers beat Charlotte Hornets in overtime
Caris LeVert nailed a clutch shot with 0.3 seconds left to spoil a slump-breaking night by Nikola Jokic as the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Denver Nuggets 112-110 on Friday.
NBA: Brooklyn Nets look to get better this season, but probably still won't be good enough for Playoffs spot
The Nets arrived in Brooklyn six years ago with big boasts about winning over New York and eventually winning a title. They don't say much now at all. In fact, they don't even really talk about winning.