• T-Wolves get hilarious Wikipedia update after Jimmy Butler outburst

    5 days ago - By Yardbarke

    You could make the argument that Jimmy Butler is calling the shots with the Minnesota Timberwolves after his dramatic performance at practice on Wednesday, and Wikipedia seemed to agree for at least a short time this week. At some point after Butler berated his teammates, coaches and Minnesota's front office on the practice court, the official Wikipedia page of the Timberwolves received a minor tweak. Rather than Glen Taylor being listed as the owner of the franchise, Butler received the honor. This is precisely the type of thing Taylor hoped to avoid when he told T-Wolves coach Tom...
    Read more ...

     

  • Jimmy Butler became a changed person due to friendship with Mark Wahlberg?

    5 days ago - By Yardbarke

    Just when the Jimmy Butler Saga could not get more absurd, Marky Mark's name gets thrown into the mix to add a baffling dose of the surreal. Longtime Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse relays that an anonymous Chicago media source cited a developing friendship with actor Mark Wahlberg a few years back prompted a significant change in Butler's personality, as the then-Bulls player started viewing himself as a huge star. “The feeling in Chicago was that Butler's game stopped growing three, four years ago, as his head grew ever larger,” Reusse writes. Butler and Wahlberg evidently struck...
    Read more ...

     

  • Jimmy Butler trade update: Wolves planning to start NBA season with unhappy All-Star on roster, per report

    5 days ago - By CBSSports

    Butler, who apparently lost faith that a deal will get done, warned the team about making life difficult upon his return
    Read more ...

     

  • Wolves Updates: Practice, Butler, Towns, Jones

    5 days ago - By Hoops Rumors

    After a Wednesday practice session that figures to go down as one of the notorious NBA scrimmages of the decade, the Timberwolves have cancelled their Thursday practice, according to Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic .
    As Krawczynski observes , head coach Tom Thibodeau complained just last week that the preseason schedule didn't allow for much practice time for a Timberwolves team that desperately needed it. So the cancellation today is probably more about avoiding another media circus than anything else. After all, following Wednesday's performance, Jimmy Butler told ESPN's Rachel Nichols...
    Read more ...

     

  • Updated Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Timberwolves Star Jimmy Butler

    5 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Following a bizarre "return" to the Minnesota Timberwolves, it remains blatantly clear that Jimmy Butler needs to be traded...
    Read more ...