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It's done: Jimmy Butler trade to Philadelphia completed

1 month ago   |   By TORONTO STAR

All-Star forward Jimmy Butler is now a member of the Philadelphia 76ers, after they and the Minnesota Timberwolves received approval from the league office Monday on the terms of the trade that was agreed to over the weekend.
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Report: Butler was prepared to sit indefinitely if not traded

Report: Butler was prepared to sit indefinitely if not traded

1 month ago   |   By TheScore

Jimmy Butler 's tenure with the Minnesota Timberwolves is over, as his blockbuster trade to the Philadelphia 76ers was made official on Monday. However, Butler had already decided that Friday's loss to the Sacramento Kings was the end of his time in Minneapolis, as the four-time All-Star was prepared to sit out indefinitely until his trade demand was met, sources told The Athletic's Shams Charania and Jon Krawczynski. The Timberwolves ended up falling 121-110 to the Kings, their fifth consecutive loss and apparently the boiling point for the franchise with regards to Butler. The team was...
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Poll: Timberwolves' 2018/19 Outlook

1 month ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

2018 has been a bizarre year for the Timberwolves , who were, before Jimmy Butler went down with a knee injury last season, the third seed in the Western Conference. Following Butler's injury, Minnesota nearly fell out of the playoff picture completely, clinching a postseason berth on the last day of the 2017/18 season to snap a streak of 13 straight years in the lottery. However, that victory was short-lived, as the Wolves were quickly dispatched from the playoffs by the top-seeded Rockets, then went through the very public saga of a Butler trade request this fall.
With Butler officially...
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Chris Broussard gives two reasons why Jimmy Butler to the 76ers may not be a good fit

Chris Broussard gives two reasons why Jimmy Butler to the 76ers may not be a good fit

1 month ago   |   By Fox Sports

Chris Broussard joins Colin Cowherd on today's show to give his take about the Minnesota Timberwolves trading Jimmy Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers.
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Jimmy Butler trade rumors: Timberwolves' final three offers revealed

1 month ago   |   By CBSSports

The Wolves also reportedly had talks with the Wizards, but Washington wouldn't include Bradley Beal
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Report details Jimmy Butler trade offers from the Rockets, Pelicans

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarke

A report over the weekend indicated that the Timberwolves had three trade offers on the table for Jimmy Butler before ultimately deciding to pull the trigger on a Sixers package headlined by Robert Covington and Dario Saric. In their latest report for The Athletic, Shams Charania and Jon Krawczynski provide some details on the other two offers Minnesota was considering, which came from the Rockets and Pelicans. According to Charania and Krawczynski, the Rockets - who had previously offered four first-round picks attached to Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss - adjusted their proposal to...
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76ers announce Jimmy Butler trade with Timberwolves

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

MIAMI - All-Star forward Jimmy Butler is now a member of the Philadelphia 76ers , after they and the Minnesota Timberwolves received approval from the league office Monday on the terms of the trade that was agreed to over the weekend.
Butler and Justin Patton were traded for Philadelphia, in exchange for Robert Covington , Dario Saric and Jerryd Bayless along with a 2022 second-round draft pick.
Butler will be introduced by the 76ers on Tuesday and is expected to debut with his new club Wednesday at Orlando. Philadelphia is playing at Miami on Monday.
The deal gives Philadelphia a...
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Details On Rockets', Pelicans' Trade Offers For Butler

1 month ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

A report over the weekend indicated that the Timberwolves had three trade offers on the table for Jimmy Butler before ultimately deciding to pull the trigger on a Sixers package headlined by Robert Covington and Dario Saric. In their latest report for The Athletic , Shams Charania and Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic provide some details on the other two offers Minnesota was considering, which came from the Rockets and Pelicans .
According to Charania and Krawczynski, the Rockets - who had previously offered four first-round picks attached to Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss - adjusted...
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Jimmy Butler trade official: 76ers acquire Timberwolves star in blockbuster deal

Jimmy Butler trade official: 76ers acquire Timberwolves star in blockbuster deal

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

Minnesota has traded Butler and Justin Patton to the 76ers for Robert Covington, Dario Saric and Jerryd Bayless and a 2022 draft pick.
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Jimmy Butler trade won't heal relationship between Tom Thibodeau, Timberwolves ownership

1 month ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

The Jimmy Butler rift has left in its wake an exposed chasm at the top of the Timberwolves franchise, with head coach Tom Thibodeau on one side and owner Glen Taylor on the other.
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Timberwolves get ready for Nets, move on from Jimmy Butler

Timberwolves get ready for Nets, move on from Jimmy Butler

1 month ago   |   By UPI

Sometime on Monday, the Jimmy Butler saga is expected to officially reach a conclusion for the Minnesota Timberwolves.
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