Tuesday, 20 November, 2018

Jimmy Butler has a change of heart on desired destination

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Cassandra Gardner | 28 September, 2018, 02:23

Woj has been all over this Jimmy Butler frenzy and we can't thank him and hate him enough for it. He was hired with a mandate to win, reached the playoffs for the franchise's first time in 13 years last season, and wants to continue on that path with his current core of players. Phoenix will get involved if they can return a point guard in a three-team trade.

The Minnesota Timberwolves are working to fulfill Jimmy Butler's trade request, but questions are beginning to arise about whether their efforts will be enough to facilitate a deal.

Per ESPN: "Front offices believe that Minnesota minimally wants to fully recoup the assets that Thibodeau gave up in the 2017 trade with Chicago for Butler".

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With the group the Celtics have clicking and looking like championship-contenders, there's no reason to trade for Butler right now. "The Brooklyn Nets, LA Clippers and Miami Heat all have contracts that they would love to unload, and a Butler deal could mean that they deliver Sacramento a pick and cash to take on a veteran player". Now, Miami with cap space to pay Butler long-term could be the favorite. Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn, and Lauri Markannen come out to three-first round picks and there is no way any team will give that up for a possible one-year rental of Butler's talents, even if they are top-ten National Basketball Association talents.

Trades don't usually happen overnight, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that the T'wolves are still listed at +175, especially since head coach Tom Thibodeau says that he won't complete any trade he feels is bad for Minnesota.

The potential trade would work out well for all parties in this situation.

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