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NBA insider believes Tom Thibodeau 'won' battle with Jimmy Butler

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarke

Timberwolves coach/executive Tom Thibodeau raised the asking price for Jimmy Butler in trade talks after last week's infamous practice incident, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski said on today's edition of “The Jump.” The ESPN scribe adds that Thibodeau feels like he came away victorious in his struggle with owner Glen Taylor because Butler remains on the team and will play in tonight's opener. “This is exactly what Tom Thibodeau wanted, which was him in the lineup on opening night,” Wojnarowski said. “The day that Jimmy came back and practiced, Thibs won. He waited out his owner, he waited out...
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Report: Tom Thibodeau raised asking price for Jimmy Butler after infamous practice

1 month ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

After sitting out while awaiting a trade rehabbing after injuring his wrist, Jimmy Butler practiced with the Timberwolves for the first time last week. He reportedly showed up late, talked a ton of trash and led third-stringers to a win over the starters then left early. Amidst widespread speculation they had to trade Butler after that, the Tom Thibodeau-run Timberwolves put
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Wolves owner Glen Taylor on Jimmy Butler, KAT's contract and the upcoming season

Wolves owner Glen Taylor on Jimmy Butler, KAT's contract and the upcoming season

1 month ago   |   By Fox Sports

FOX Sports North's Tom Hanneman sits down with Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor.
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Wolves Notes: Butler, Thibodeau, Towns, Wiggins

1 month ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

Timberwolves coach/executive Tom Thibodeau raised the asking price for Jimmy Butler in trade talks after last week's infamous practice incident , ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski said on today's edition of “The Jump.” The ESPN scribe adds that Thibodeau feels like he came away victorious in his struggle with owner Glen Taylor because Butler remains on the team and will play in tonight's opener.
“This is exactly what Tom Thibodeau wanted, which was him in the lineup on opening night,” Wojnarowski said. “The day that Jimmy came back and practiced, Thibs won. He waited out his owner, he waited out...
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Jimmy Butler update: Wolves plan to limit the All-Star's minutes to start NBA season, Tom Thibodeau says

1 month ago   |   By CBSSports

Minnesota intends to play Butler in 'shorter segments' to start the 2018-19 campaign since he missed the preseason
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Tom Thibodeau: Jimmy Butler to Play in 'Shorter Segments' Amid Trade Rumors

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau said Wednesday that Jimmy Butler would play in " shorter segments" in the team's season opener against the San Antonio Spurs since ...
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