Edwards scores 29, short-handed Wolves beat Nuggets 124-111


              Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kyle Anderson (5) goes up to shoot past Denver Nuggets guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray (27) shoots over Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jaylen Nowell (4) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) is fouled by Minnesota Timberwolves center Rudy Gobert (27) as Timberwolves forward Jaden McDaniels (3) looks on during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves forward Nathan Knight (13) dunks as Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, front left, and forward Aaron Gordon, right, look on during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards (1) reacts after making a basket against the Denver Nuggets during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kyle Anderson, left, goes up for a shot as Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. tries to block during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kyle Anderson, right, fouls Denver Nuggets forward Aaron Gordon as he goes up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jaylen Nowell, right, dunks the ball past Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards (1) drives past Denver Nuggets forward Aaron Gordon, (50) and forward Michael Porter Jr. during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kyle Anderson (5) drives past Denver Nuggets forward Bruce Brown (11) and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Denver Nuggets guard Christian Braun (0) dunks the ball as Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jaden McDaniels (3) and Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) look on during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Denver Nuggets forward Aaron Gordon (50) grabs a rebound against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
            
              Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jaden McDaniels (3) dunks the ball as Denver Nuggets forward Bruce Brown, left, looks on during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Craig Lassig)
Edwards scores 29, short-handed Wolves beat Nuggets 124-111