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Minnesota Timberwolves Western Northwest
 
Jimmy Butler • #23 • F
17.3 ppg, 47.2 FG% in last 3 gp
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'8", 236 lbs.
Born:Sep 14, 1989 (28 yrs) in Houston, TX
From:Marquette
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Chicago in 2011 (1/30).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Chicago in 2017.
2017-18 Season Stats
G GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG TPG PPG
YTD 59 59 36.7 .474 .350 .854 5.3 4.9 2.0 0.4 1.8 22.2
Playoffs 3 3 34.3 .472 .583 .846 5.3 3.3 1.0 0.0 1.3 17.3
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Scouting Report
Assets: A stellar producer at both ends of the floor. Has always been a top-tier defender, and has developed a great all-round offensive game to go with it. An explosive leaper and finisher who's also a very good passer and a superb free throw shooter. Works hard and has overcome adversity to be successful.
Flaws: Somewhat injury-prone. Mildly streaky: plays like a superstar for several games then will have the occasional below-par performance or two. Not much of a three-point shooter despite taking his share of attempts from downtown.
Career Potential: All-Star swingman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NBA All-NBA Third Team 2016-17
NBA All-Defensive Second Team 2015-16, 2014-15, 2013-14
NBA Most Improved Player 2014-15
NBA Played in the All-Star Game 2017-18, 2016-17, 2015-16 (Injured), 2014-15
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