Wolves select Edwards with No. 1 pick in delayed NBA draft
The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Edwards with the first pick in the NBA draft Wednesday, Nov. 18. Tears flowed freely for those and many more players Wednesday night when their long-awaited, months-delayed NBA dreams were finally realized. 1 pick in an NBA draft delayed multiple times because of the coronavirus pandemic. 12 pick Tyrese Haliburton of Sacramento, whose blue, floral suit had the words “Black Lives Matter” on the inside. Duke didn't have a player picked in the first round after having 39 since the league went to a two-round draft in 1989.
Vote 4 the Best: Reveal Week
Reveal Week is July 20-24. We’ll announce some of the Vote 4 the Best winners on our morning newscast, “Live in the D,” and our 4 p.m. newscast throughout the week. We’ll also be announcing our Digital Advertising winners and our Editor’s Pick winners real soon. All of the winners will be revealed gradually on our Vote 4 the Best page. This was a tough year and local businesses needed our support more than ever - and you all came through with a record number of nominations and votes.