Jimmy Butler
Club
Minnesota Timberwolves
Nationality
Marquette
Date Of Birth
14 September 1989
Position
G/F
Height
6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
  • @NBA_Skits: Jimmy Butler a fool. ?? https://t.co/F98Zwurnc7

  • @LarryGreer4: Jimmy Butler: “I don’t care about numbers,’’ he said of the Wolves. “Guys have to want to play hard, to guard, to do what…

  • @JerryZgoda: Jimmy Butler today on former teammate/free agent Derrick Rose: “He’s going to help whatever organization he’s playing for.…

  • @RaeJohnsonNBA: Jimmy Butler speaks out about Derrick Rose and how the media might have overblown the drama between the two. “When he’s…

  • @Kyle_Ratke: Man, this quote from DeMar DeRozan on Jimmy Butler. https://t.co/cR2BsduTHq

  • @Cindtrillella: Jimmy Butler: “Woo man i’ve played 55 minutes. I need some rest.” Thibs: https://t.co/ZvBRVmVa1q

Classic headlines via Yahoo! Sports

  • Big shot: LeBron's jumper at buzzer gives Cavs 140-138 win

    One second. One shot. One player. For one night, LeBron James made all of Cleveland's problems disappear. James dropped in a fade-away jumper over Jimmy Butler's outstretched hand as the buzzer sounded in overtime, giving the Cavaliers a cleansing 140-138 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Moments after blocking Butler's potential game-winning shot with 1.3 seconds left, James caught a long inbounds pass from Jeff Green, created some space from Butler near the foul line and sank a shot that ended Cleveland's eight-game losing streak on national television. "Once I caught it, I just trusted everything I've done in my career," James said. The Quicken Loans Arena crowd erupted
    10 Feb @ 5AM

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  • GAME RECAP: Timberwolves 118, Pelicans 107

    The Minnesota Timberwolves take down the New Orleans Pelicans at home as Jimmy Butler drops 30 points in the 118-107 win.
    4 Feb @ 10AM

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  • Jimmy Butler okay with last loss, “We need to humble our damn selves”

    The Minnesota Timberwolves had won five in a row, climbed up to third in the Western Conference (and third in our power rankings), and they had become everybody’s darlings. This is the team on the rise that we expected. Then Minnesota lost to the Orlando Magic Tuesday night.
    17 Jan @ 10PM

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  • NBA roundup: Surging Wolves top Thunder

    Jimmy Butler had 26 points, eight assists and seven rebounds as the Minnesota Timberwolves broke away in the second half to post a 104-88 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday in Minneapolis. Carmelo Anthony scored 15 points on 5-of-19 shooting and Paul George had 13 points on 5-of-14 shooting for Oklahoma City, which committed 19 turnovers, one shy of its season high. Rookie Lauri Markkanen finished off a career-best, 33-point performance by hitting two free throws with 6.8 seconds remaining in double overtime as Chicago outlasted New York.
    11 Jan @ 4PM

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  • Butler's 37 points spur Wolves rally past Blazers, 108-107

    The Minnesota Timberwolves needed a spark at the end of a so-so homestand. Jimmy Butler picked them up and carried them on his ailing back. Butler powered through a recent bout of back spasms to score 37 points, sinking two free throws that gave the Timberwolves the lead with 2.5 seconds left in a 108-107 comeback victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.
    19 Dec @ 5AM

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