Timberwolves’ Anthony Edwards changing jersey from No. 1 to No. 5: What’s the significance?

Timberwolves’ Anthony Edwards changing jersey from No. 1 to No. 5: What’s the significance?

Anthony Edwards’ new look next season will feel awfully familiar to those who know him best.
The Minnesota Timberwolves star is changing jersey numbers, from the No. 1 he has worn for his first three seasons in the NBA to the No. 5 he wore at all levels of basketball before that. It is a significant move for Edwards, who says he has been trying to get the change ever since his rookie year came to a close.
“I wanted to do it after my first year, I couldn’t do it. I wanted to do it after my second year, I couldn’t do it,” Edwards said. “We were just waiting for the…


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