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Jimmy Butler wants to join the Clippers

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarke

Wednesday, news broke that Jimmy Butler had requested a trade from the Timberwolves. But weirder than that was the list of teams he reportedly wanted to join. Teams like the Brooklyn Nets. And the New York Knicks. Oh wait, we are forgetting the most important one.It's the Los Angeles Clippers, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.“Minnesota's Jimmy Butler is most determined to find a way to the Los Angeles Clippers, league sources tell ESPN. The appeal of partnering with a second star - the Clippers have two max contract slots available in summer free agency - is an intriguing scenario...
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If Jimmy Butler goes to Knicks, Nets or Clippers, he better have another superstar following him soon

1 month ago   |   By CBSSports

It's a two-year plan that looks about as obvious as Butler wanting out of Minnesota in the first place
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Jimmy Butler's trade request leads to wild social media beef between Andrew Wiggins and Stephen Jackson

1 month ago   |   By CBSSports

You knew Wiggins, or his brother, was going to clap back after Jackson accused him 'having no heart'
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Is Jimmy Butler avoiding LeBron James in favor of Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers?

Is Jimmy Butler avoiding LeBron James in favor of Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers?

1 month ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

With the Lakers conspicuously omitted from Jimmy Butler's trade demand list, hey may be targeting a superstar teammate not named LeBron James. News of Jimmy Butler demanding to be traded from the Minnesota Timberwolves Wednesday was not a huge surprise. What was surprising was the list of teams reported on his trade demand - the Los Angeles Clippers, the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets.
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NBA rumors: Lakers less appealing to Jimmy Butler because of LeBron James

1 month ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Jimmy Butler is currently a member of the Timberwolves. League sources told The Athletic's Shams Charania and Jon Krawczynski that Butler requested a trade from Minnesota. Less than one week before Timberwolves' training camp begins.
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NBA Trade Rumors: 5 possible deals for Jimmy Butler

1 month ago   |   By FanSided

With the news now out that Jimmy Butler is looking to be traded away from the Minnesota Timberwolves, we now have to look at where he will fit in best next year. Jimmy Butler has finally done it. He's gotten fed up with what Tom Thibodeau is doing to the Timberwolves. The team looked like...
NBA Trade Rumors: 5 possible deals for Jimmy Butler - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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Jimmy Butler trade request sparks war between teammate, ESPN analyst

Jimmy Butler trade request sparks war between teammate, ESPN analyst

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

All-Star guard Jimmy Butler's request out of Minnesota dragged the Timberwolves' dirty laundry out into the public. Andrew Wiggins and retired pro Stephen Jackson got into an odd spat on social media Wednesday night after Wiggins' brother, Nick, tweeted “Hallelujah” about Butler requesting a trade out of Minnesota. Butler also responded with his own “Hallelujah” Instagram story,...
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Jimmy Butler Rumors: SG Wanted $155 Million Contract Before Trade Request

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Before putting in a trade request, Jimmy Butler reportedly sought a renegotiation of his contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves that would have paid him $30 million in the ...
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Jimmy Butler trade request complicates future for Tom Thibodeau, Timberwolves

Jimmy Butler trade request complicates future for Tom Thibodeau, Timberwolves

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler wants out of Minnesota, but head coach Tom Thibodeau isn't interested in trading for rebuilding-type pieces, sources tell SN.
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Nick Wright on Jimmy Butler's trade request from Timberwolves

Nick Wright on Jimmy Butler's trade request from Timberwolves

1 month ago   |   By Fox Sports

Cris Carter and Nick Wright talk NBA. Nick Wright reacts to Jimmy Butler's trade request from the Minnesota Timberwolves.
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Why Newest Jimmy Butler Trade Rumor Could Be Good News For Celtics

1 month ago   |   By NESN

We may have another plot twist in the soap opera that is the NBA offseason.
Jimmy Butler reportedly has requested a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves, and according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, he has three preferred destinations where he'd sign a long-term contract extension next summer after his current deal expires: the New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Clippers.
Late Wednesday night, Wojnarowski added an update: Butler is “most interested” in “pursuing a future” with the Clippers , per Woj's sources, and is tempted by the chance to team up with a second star player...
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Report: Clippers frontrunners for Leonard and Butler

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarke

The Los Angeles Lakers won the summer by landing LeBron James, but their intracity rivals may be turning the tables on them as early as next summer.Minnesota Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler requested a trade from the team on Wednesday, and reports have since emerged that the LA Clippers are his preferred destination. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN further reported that the Clippers are also “emerging as a front-runner” to sign Kawhi Leonard.This is corroborated by Arash Markazi, also of ESPN, who adds that executive Jerry West is planning for Butler and Leonard to be on the Clippers in 2019...
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Jimmy Butler trade request: Raja Bell warns Wiggins brothers they don't want it with Stephen Jackson

1 month ago   |   By CBSSports

The 'Off the Bench' guys also discuss possible trade locations for Butler
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Report: Jimmy Butler wanted Timberwolves to add four years, $155 million to his contract this summer

1 month ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

That would've required more cap space than Minnesota had
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Report: Jimmy Butler Prefers Trade to the Clippers

Report: Jimmy Butler Prefers Trade to the Clippers

1 month ago   |   By SLAMonline

Jimmy Butler has informed the Timberwolves of his desire to leave town , and he reportedly would prefer to be traded to the LA Clippers.
The Clips will be able to offer two max contracts to free agents next summer.
ESPN story on Jimmy Butler's determination to land on the Clippers armed with a co-star in summer free agency.
- Adrian Wojnarowski September 20, 2018
The New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets are also said to be on Butler's three-team wish list.
Per ESPN :
The Clippers have two max contract slots available in July, and are emerging as a front-runner for Toronto's All-NBA forward...
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