NBA Rumors: Jimmy Butler Talks About Dramatic Timberwolves’ Stint And Expectations From Sixers

Last season, Jimmy Butler succeeded in leading the Minnesota Timberwolves to their first appearance in the Western Conference Playoffs since 2004. However, Butler and the Timberwolves were easily eliminated by the Houston Rockets in the first round. After an early playoff exit, Butler expressed his frustration with his young teammates, specifically Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins. The drama in Minnesota […]

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NBA Rumors: LA Lakers Reveal Main Reason Why They Didn’t Push For Jimmy Butler Or Kawhi Leonard Trade

Did the Lakers made the right decision not to trade for Jimmy Butler or Kawhi Leonard? Since acquiring LeBron James in the recent free agency, Los Angeles Lakers President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson and General Manager Rob Pelinka made it clear that they are not done yet in upgrading their roster. The Lakers purposely filled their roster with one-year […]

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NBA Rumors: Jimmy Butler Talks About Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid, And Difference Between 76ers And Timberwolves

On November 12, the Minnesota Timberwolves granted Jimmy Butler’s trade request by sending him and Justin Patton to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Jerryd Bayless, Robert Covington, Dario Saric, and a 2022 second-round pick. Almost two weeks since the blockbuster trade, Butler looks very happy with his new team. In a recent interview with Shams Charania of The Athletic […]

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Timberwolves ‘wasted’ some time on Jimmy Butler saga, says owner Glen Taylor

Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor expressed regret and frustration in the way things unfolded with star wing Jimmy Butler, who the Wolves dealt to the Philadelphia 76ers earlier this week.  Taylor told the St. Paul (Minn.) Pioneer Press that the team "wasted" some time trying to persuade Butler to stay and that he spent too much time focusing on "things that were […]

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NBA Rumors: 76ers Could Trade Markelle Fultz To Free Cap Space For Another Top Free Agent, Per ‘ESPN’

On Saturday, the Minnesota Timberwolves agreed to trade Jimmy Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers, and with that move, the latter team will have the four-time All-Star forward/guard teaming up with young stars Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid, to form a “big three” that could help them make a bigger impact in the NBA’s Eastern Conference. As part of that trade, […]

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NBA Rumors: Jimmy Butler To 76ers For Trade Package Centered On Dario Saric, ‘Dunking With Wolves’ Proposes

Will the Sixers succeed to acquire Jimmy Butler from the Timberwolves? The Philadelphia 76ers entered the 2018-19 NBA season as one of the top favorites expected to fully dominate the LeBron James-less Eastern Conference. However, based on their performance earlier this season, the Sixers’ roster, as currently constructed, may have a hard time beating other Eastern Conference powerhouse teams like […]

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NBA Trade Rumors: Timberwolves Could Swap Jimmy Butler For Bradley Beal, ‘Dunking With Wolves’ Suggests

Does trading Jimmy Butler for Bradley Beal make sense for the Timberwolves and the Wizards? Minnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Jimmy Butler is one of the NBA superstars who is expected to be moved before the February NBA trade deadline. Before the 2018-19 NBA season started, Butler reached an agreement with Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor. While the Timberwolves are finding him […]

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NBA Rumors: Jimmy Butler To 76ers For Dario Saric, Robert Covington, And 1st-Round Pick, ‘ESPN’ Suggests

Will the Sixers join the pursuit for Jimmy Butler? The Philadelphia 76ers entered the 2018-19 NBA season as one of the top three favorite NBA teams to fully dominate the LeBron James-less Eastern Conference. However, based on their performance earlier this season, the Sixers obviously need more star power in order to achieve their main goal. One of the NBA […]

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