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NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Kelly Olynyk gets cut off

The NBA has created a special hotline where players and coaches can voice their concerns and complaints about referees. They can ask for clarity, give their side of disputes, or ask why there's so many damn three-shot fouls in the playoffs this year. It's like an NBA ombudsman, and no, Klay Thompson, that's not a fancy word for a weed dealer. Here we present a week's worth of communications...
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Pelicans reportedly interested in Rasual Butler

John Reid of was serviceable in a reserve role for the Wizards last season, averaging 7.7 points in 20.1 minutes per contest while knocking down 38.7 percent of his looks from three-point distance.
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September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat Rumors: Rasual Butler Expressing Interest in Joining Heat

The Miami Heat could be looking at a familiar face to fill its 15th and final roster spot. The Heat have 13 fully guaranteed contracts entering training camp. Tyler Johnson has a partially guaranteed contract, and he’s essentially a lock to make the 15-man roster. That means one spot is left open for the regular season roster. Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald reports that former...
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September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Spurs are still interested in Rasual Butler

The San Antonio Spurs have 13 guaranteed contracts on their books for the 2015-16 season, meaning they can add another stable veteran (or two) to their depth chart if they feel it's necessary.Rasual Butler is one option who's still available, and San Antonio has reportedly had its eye on him since the beginning of free agency. That interest might be heating up.Last season, the former...
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August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Spurs have continued interest in Rasual Butler

According to Michael Scotto of Sheridan Hoops Friday evening (H/T, the San Antonio Spurs continue to ‘express interest’ in unrestricted veteran free agent Rasual Butler. Back in early July, the Spurs initially expressed interest in Butler, who played in 75 games with the Washington Wizards last season at the age of 35, where he […]
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August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Rasual Butler wants to re-sign with the Wizards

After a surprisingly productive season with the Washington Wizards, journeyman forward Rasual Butler wants to re-sign with the team this offseason.Butler, 36, signed with the Wizards last year on a non-guaranteed, one-year deal. Due to injuries to Martell Webster and Bradley Beal, Butler stuck on and ended up being a major rotation player during the regular season, appearing in 75...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Wizards Rasual Butler Posterizes Thunder Serge Ibaka

Washington Wizards swingman Rasual Butler is third in the NBA in three-point shooting, hitting 49.5 percent from downtown. But Oklahoma City Thunder power forward Serge Ibaka learned Butler can dunk too. Butler got the ball at the top of the circle and seemingly had no where to go. Yet he had other ideas, putting the ball on the floor and taking it right to rim. Ibaka stepped up...
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January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rasual Butler Reaches Non-Guaranteed Deal With Wizards

11-year NBA veteran Rasual Butler has reached agreement on a non-guaranteed contract with the Washington Wizards, a league source told RealGM.A year ago, Butler played for the Indiana Pacers in the NBA summer league, signed a similar unguaranteed contract with the organization and remained for the entire season. After failing to sign an NBA deal for 2012-13, the 6-foot-7 swingman...
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September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: David West, Rasual Butler confronted Roy Hibbert

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: the Indiana Pacers lost and Roy Hibbert was a total no-show in the game. But maybe now his teammates are demanding more from the center. According to Scott Agness of, David West was fuming after Indiana’s Game 1 loss at home to the Washington Wizards and […]
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Pacers rest three starters, cruise past Magic 101-86

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Rasual Butler and Chris Copeland each scored 19 points as the Indiana Pacers rested their key players and cruised to a 101-86 victory over the Orlando Magic in the regular-season finale for both teams. The Eastern Conference's top seed ended the season winning three of four to shake off a nasty late-season slump. The Pacers will open the playoffs against eighth-seed...
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April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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