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Report: Pelicans rebuffed Wolves on Jrue Holiday in Jimmy Butler trade talks

1 month ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

The Minnesota Timberwolves finally found a trade partner for Jimmy Butler in the Philadelphia 76ers. The league is expected to finalize the deal early this week and get Butler on his way back to the Eastern Conference. Before everything went down with Philadelphia, the question on the lips of just about everyone in the NBA was why something hadn't happened sooner regarding Butler.
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These 3 Jimmy Butler trade offers were available for Timberwolves before the deal, reports say

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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Jimmy Butler trade update: 76ers acquire Wolves star in multiplayer deal including Dario Saric, Robert Covington

1 month ago   |   By CBSSports

The 76ers, who finally form their own big three in Philly, 'fully expect' to sign Butler to a long-term deal this summer
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Tom Thibodeau almost left Minnesota before Jimmy Butler

1 month ago   |   By FanSided

According to a report from ESPN, Tom Thibodeau was nearly fired by the Minnesota Timberwolves this past summer. Although the Minnesota Timberwolves have finally traded Jimmy Butler, it appears that Butler wasn't the first person on the Timberwolves agenda to wash their hands of. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor actually considered firing...
Tom Thibodeau almost left Minnesota before Jimmy Butler - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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Here's Why Jimmy Butler-Sixers Marriage Could Be Potential Powder Keg

1 month ago   |   By NESN

The Minnesota Timberwolves officially completed their blockbuster deal that shipped star guard Jimmy Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers.
The end of Butler's time with Minnesota certainly was noteworthy, from berating his now-former teammates during practice to getting booed during the T-Wolves home opener.
Philadelphia needed to make a big move, and they did just that in acquiring Butler, but the 29-year-old comes with a lot of potential risk that could hurt its chances at an NBA title, according to Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix.
“The potential downside? Where to begin,” Mannix wrote...
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Report: Pelicans, Wizards, Heat Expressed Interest in Jimmy Butler Deal

Report: Pelicans, Wizards, Heat Expressed Interest in Jimmy Butler Deal

1 month ago   |   By SLAMonline

When Jimmy Butler made it known that he wanted out of Minnesota , the Wolves tried to field offers for the four-time All-Star.
Minnesota was in contact with the Pelicans, Wizards and Heat, but none wanted to trade a key player for Butler, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski :
Minnesota desperately tried to cobble together trade offers in the past week, including extensive discussions with New Orleans, league sources said.
The Pelicans are limited on tradeable assets, but desperate to find star power to keep Anthony Davis for the long run. The Pelicans wouldn't include point guard Jrue...
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