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Jimmy Butler Ties Career High With 32 Points vs Nuggets

Jimmy Butler continues to show that he’s a super star early on this season. Butler, who is averaging a career best 21.5 points a game, netted 32 points in the Bulls’ loss to the Nuggets on Monday. Butler shot 20 free-throws on the night, making 18. [GD Factory] The post Jimmy Butler Ties Career High With 32 Points vs Nuggets appeared first on Diehardsport.
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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball: Box Score Browsing – The Butler Did It

Jimmy Butler If ever there was a call for evidence to see how a player plays in a contract year, it was Trevor Ariza last year. Jimmy Butler is doing the exact same thing this year, except he’s on his way to a deal likely doubling what Ariza scored from the Rockets last year. Butler’s taken ‘the leap’, the much talked about step up from being an ‘ok’ to a very good...
Via The Fantasy Fix
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Tom Thibodeau: Derrick Rose must ‘get out there and play’

            Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose returned to the floor Monday night in a 97-95 win over the Utah Jazz after missing the previous four games because of a strained left hamstring. Rose went 5-for-10 from the field with 18 points, five assists and three rebounds in 25 minutes. Coach Tom Thibodeau wants to...
Via Sports-Glory
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Jimmy Butler And Jazz’s Joe Ingles Nearly Fight, Butler Tells Him “F*ck You”

The Chicago Bulls topped the Utah Jazz in a hard fought game Monday night in Salt Lake City. Jimmy Butler, who once again had a stellar game, netted 25 points in 44 minutes of action. Butler and the Jazz’s Joe Ingles got tangles up in the fourth quarter after Ingles elbowed Butler defending him on […] The post Jimmy Butler And Jazz’s Joe Ingles Nearly Fight, Butler Tells Him...
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Wing Specials: Can Jimmy Butler Carry That Weight A Long Time?

Up until this year, Jimmy Butler looked like he was always going to be a Wesley Johnson-Iman Shumpert type of wing. Can get you 13-15 points on a good night, hits a few three balls, shoots crappy from the field and nabs a few steals here and there. His improvement was steady over his first three seasons, but heading into this year’s fantasy drafts, the thought going through most...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimmy Butler On The Bulls: “Hell Yeah, It’s A Championship Team”

The Chicago Bulls have had lofty expectations for this season, and with wins on the road over the Raptors and Clippers and starting the year 8-and-5, things haven’t changed. Jimmy Butler, who has blossomed into one of the league’s best two-way players, was very matter-of-fact on how good he thought this year’s Bulls team is. […] The post Jimmy Butler On The Bulls: “Hell...
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Jimmy Butler Doesn't Hold Resentment Over Lack Of Contract Extension

Jimmy Butler and the Chicago Bulls were not able to agree to a contract extension before the Oct. 31 deadline, and this season, the swingman has averaged 20.4 points, 6.2 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.5 steals a game. Butler said he does not hold resentment with the Bulls for the lack of a new deal. "Nah, nah," Butler said. "I love the city of Chicago. I think everybody...
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Jimmy Butler on The NBA Finals: We Going to Win That Sh*t

The Chicago Bulls are currently 8-5 and leading the Eastern Conference Central Division in first place and it seems the bulls get no respect year in and year out. With the addition of Pau Gasol and a healthy Drose the Bulls are definitely a Championship contender. Jimmy Butler was asked by USA Today Sports about his squad’s chances of winning the NBA title this year and his response...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls: Jimmy Butler playing at All-Star level

Jimmy Butler was not supposed to be the Bull’s best player this season. So far he has been. Derrick Rose has made his second return back from season ending knee surgery, Pau Gasol was signed to add a more potent offense at the power forward position and Joakim Noah is coming off the best season of his career. Yet, Jimmy Butler has been the go to man for Chicago and is playing at...
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Chicago Bulls: Jimmy “The Blaze” Butler is on fire

Jimmy “The Blaze” Butler has been on fire this season. He is averaging a team high 21.3 points per game.  He has scored 20 or more points five times this year already. He has made 49 points from the free throw line already. Against the Pacers he scored a career high 32 points. Monday night against the Clippers he had 22 points with eight assists, six rebounds, and two steals...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

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