For the third time this season, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards was named the Western Conference’s Rookie of the Month, receiving the award for his efforts in May.

Edwards wrapped up his stellar rookie campaign with another dominate month, averaging 27.0 points on 52.8% shooting, including 40.6% from three, 5.5 rebounds and 4.8 assists per game in eight games.

On May 5 vs. Memphis, the guard erupted for a career-high-tying 42 points, including a career-high 8-of-9 from deep.

Edwards completed his rookie season averaging 19.3 points per game, the most by any rookie in Timberwolves history.

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