Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin
By ANDREW GRUMAN  |  Last updated 10/21/13
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Sensing a young player was about to hit his boiling point, Caron Butler stepped up and proved he has the back of his Milwaukee Bucks teammates. A rookie official had just made a questionable call on second-year power forward John Henson with 12.7 seconds left in Milwaukee's preseason game against Charlotte on Oct. 12., giving the Bobacts two free throws to build on their three-point lead. The game was ended with the call on the rebound, one Henson felt he had inside position on. Instead of letting his young teammate express his frustrations, Butler took matters in his own hands. Nobody wants to see Butler make a habit out of getting ejected, but his leadership gesture overshadowed the consequences in this situation. The Bucks already had a good sense of the kind of leader Butler was before training camp even opened, as the veteran went out of his way to acquire ever player's phone number and called everyone together for dinner. "We had dinner and just talked...
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