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Wolves star Jimmy Butler confirms plan to play Friday vs. Warriors after ...

The Jimmy Butler saga had taken a backseat for the first two weeks of the regular season. But with the Timberwolves off to a 3-4 start, and Butler still stuck on a struggling team he doesn't want to play for, it appears his efforts to force his way out ...

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Jimmy Butler plans to travel with Timberwolves to play Warriors on Friday

The Minnesota Timberwolves ruled out guard Jimmy Butler for Wednesday's 128-125 win over the Utah Jazz for "precautionary rest,'' but Butler said he intends to join the team for Friday's game against Golden State. Butler told ESPN's Rachel Nichols on ...

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Jimmy Butler plans to travel with Timberwolves to play Warriors on Friday

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler said he won't play in Wednesday's game against Utah "because my body is hurting," but added that he intends to join the team for Friday's game against Golden State. Butler told ESPN's Rachel Nichols on ...

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Jimmy Butler rebuts report that game absence related to desire to be traded by ...

Jimmy Butler pushed back against a report Wednesday that his nonparticipation that evening in a game vs. the Utah Jazz was related to his desire to be traded and could, in fact, “lead to [an] extended absence” by the Timberwolves' disgruntled star ...

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Jimmy Butler Trade Rumors: 'No Inclination' by T-Wolves to Accept Rockets' Offer

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Thursday the Houston Rockets were making another run at four-time All-Star Jimmy Butler by offering the Minnesota Timberwolves a package that included four first-round picks, but it doesn't appear that proposal is ...

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Houston Rockets offer Wolves four first-round draft picks for Jimmy Butler

The Houston Rockets are making a renewed bid to acquire Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star Jimmy Butler, including four future first-round draft picks in their most recent offer, league sources told ESPN. The Timberwolves have continued to solicit offers ...

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Rockets reportedly offer four first-round picks for Jimmy Butler

The Rockets may be going all in for a Jimmy Butler trade. According to a report Thursday, Houston has offered a whopping four first-round picks to the Timberwolves in exchange for the talented but disgruntled swingman. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski cited ...

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Jimmy Butler holds players-only meeting with Timberwolves one day after ...

Jimmy Butler has reportedly continued to make his presence felt in Minnesota. Just a day after showing up at practice for the first time all season and causing an absolute scene while he was there, Butler apparently called a players-only meeting to air ...

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If Jimmy Butler is all about honesty and picking his teammates up, he's got a ...

Did you hear that Jimmy Butler returned to Timberwolves practice on Wednesday? It was ... interesting. Amid a very public, very contentious and ongoing trade demand, Butler says he warned Tom Thibodeau that putting him back on the court, in a ...

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If Jimmy Butler is all about honesty and picking his teammates up, he has a ...

Did you hear that Jimmy Butler returned to Timberwolves practice on Wednesday? It was ... interesting. Amid a very public, very contentious and ongoing trade demand, Butler says he warned Tom Thibodeau that putting him back on the court, in a ...

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Jimmy Butler went to T-wolves practice, crushed, taunted teammates and ...

Jimmy Butler apparently decided that if you are being forced to join them, beat them. The disgruntled Timberwolves star showed up Wednesday at the team's facility for the first time since demanding to be traded last month and, per reports, made it his ...

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Jimmy Butler speaks out on confrontation at Wolves practice: 'All my emotion ...

Disgruntled Minnesota Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler rejoined the team at practice on Wednesday for the first time since requesting a trade three weeks ago, and let's just say ... it didn't go well. Butler was reportedly talking all sorts of trash ...

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Jimmy Butler rips into Wolves front office, teammates during practice

All-Star Jimmy Butler made a dramatic return to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday, boldly challenging teammates, coaches and front-office executives in the session, league sources told ESPN. Butler was vociferous and intense throughout ...

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New York Times

Who's to Blame for the Jimmy Butler Trade Mess?

Every delicious curiosity the N.B.A. can conceivably dish at the start of the season is being swallowed up by one nagging question: When will the Minnesota Timberwolves trade Jimmy Butler? Answer: Not until the Minnesota owner Glen Taylor finds the ...

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Jimmy Butler trade update: Heat interested in continuing talks for disgruntled ...

Jimmy Butler is still a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves. With now less than a week to go until opening night, the Wolves still haven't been able to pull the trigger on a deal. Part of that is Tom Thibodeau's reported reluctance to trade Butler in ...

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Jimmy Butler practices, rips into front office, teammates

All-Star Jimmy Butler made a dramatic return to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday, boldly challenging teammates, coaches and front-office executives in the session, league sources told ESPN. Butler was vociferous and intense throughout ...

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