Jimmy Butler

Like It Or Not: Jimmy Butler Living His Basketball Truth

Jimmy Butler is no stranger to adversity. Friday night, the Timberwolves home opener began with a barrage of boos that rained from the rafters of the Target Center following the introduction of the All-Star forward. It was not a surprising reaction from a fan base that felt scalded by the fact that Butler very publicly

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NBA

Preseason NBA Yearly Award Predictions

Today marks the end of one of the wildest NBA summers in recent memory. What better time to skip the contents of the entire regular season and just get to the end and give out some trophies! Last year’s award races featured James Harden getting the annual “look we can’t just give LeBron everything” MVP

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End of the Road: Remembering 2018’s NBA Retirees

As I get older each year that goes by we lose names from my NBA childhood. The beginning of my love for basketball began with Mike and his Chicago teams but my real passion and drive came from playing the game and watching Kobe, Tim, Tracy, Allen, and everybody else during the early 00s. Father

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fantasy

The top 10 NBA Fantasy players heading into the 2018-2019 season – part 1 No.10-6

The NBA season is set to begin next week on the 16th of October. That date will also mark the first day that fantasy basketball match-ups begin and line-ups will have to be set. As much fun as it is to watch the beautiful game of basketball for sheer enjoyment, fantasy sports allows us to

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Just My Take: Jimmy Butler Trade Request

At some point, Jimmy Butler is going to have to decide what he wants. After multiple reports of having issues with teammates in Chicago and more of the same in Minnesota, Butler will reportedly be on the move yet again in search of a culture that he can appreciate. My confusion is that if he

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Markelle Fultz

VIDEO: Markelle Fultz’s improved jump shot finally unveiled, what’s the verdict?

After what seemed like an eternity, the footage of Markelle Fultz’s newly formed jumper has arrived. The former No. 1 overall pick was one of the biggest storylines of the ‘17-’18 season when the jump shot that cemented his place in the top spot of the draft was seemingly gone. Fultz sat down with former

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NBA

Ego and the NBA: The Cost of Being “The Man”

The Minnesota Timberwolves got two and a half seasons of Stephon Marbury and Kevin Garnett. They were a young team with two emerging studs that were poised to do battle with the Lakers and Spurs for the better half of the next decade. Naturally, they did not get immediate success due to their youth but

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Brandon Ingram

How the ceiling for Brandon Ingram looks with LeBron in the picture

When LeBron James made his grand entrance at NBA Summer League in Las Vegas a couple of weeks ago, we had our first public glimpse of James as a member of the Lakers. LeBron at Summer League repping the new squad. 🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/o5vaU1taHG — Basketball Society (@BBallSociety_) July 15, 2018 Moments were captured of LeBron

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Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard must be professional, prepare to play for Toronto

The NBA world has been aware for some time that Kawhi Leonard wanted out of San Antonio. Well, guess what? Leonard got what he wanted. On the morning of Wednesday, July 18th, 2018, Leonard was traded to the Toronto Raptors for their respective superstar DeMar DeRozan. However, even after the demands of Leonard were met,

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Rookie, NBA Draft

Which 2018 NBA second-round draft picks will deliver in rookie season?

First round picks are nice, but let us not forget how important picks 31-60 can be. There has been an assemblage of second-round picks in past seasons who have managed to carve their way onto an NBA roster and find ways to contribute. The 2018 NBA Draft class was deep and saturated with talent. After

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