Slow in the third quarter of the Timberwolves protect over the Warmth Wednesday evening, Jimmy Butler and Anthony Edwards got chest to chest in an ordinary NBA scene: Two avid gamers squaring off as if they were going to combat with no precise arrangement of preventing. It happens so grand all the way in which via the league it usually goes unnoticed.

Except for after the game, ANT called it for what it is. From Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic:

“He ain’t finna combat nobody accessible,” Edwards said. “All that strolling up on each and each various, that’s stuff for the birds, man. I ain’t about to combat. I don’t fetch into all that. That sbe false.”

Anthony Edwards and Jimmy Butler exchanging some phrases.

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Butler can also simply now not adore it, however Edwards is ethical. That used to be by no manner going to be a combat. It used to be a total lot of machismo for show, however nobody used to be going to menace a technical. No person wished to hunch (only Isaiah Steward now not too prolonged ago wished to basically combat).

Edwards calls it love he sees it; he’s now not a ragged attempting to protect a low profile. He’s blunt. We can also use more of that all the way in which via the league.

Butler desires to be attempting forward, the Warmth bear a animated early-season showdown in opposition to the frightful Bulls on Saturday evening.