What Jimmy Butler trade means to Celtics

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11 November, 2018

The 76ers are shipping Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, Robert Covington and a 2022 2nd round pick in exchange.

The trade should not be such a shock with Butler having blasted his Timberwolves team-mates following a defeat earlier this season. He helped lead the Wolves to their first playoff appearance in over a decade last season, but he had friction with the young players on the Wolves - namely Karl Anthony-Towns and Andrew Wiggins.

Jimmy Butler is set to finally escape Minnesota after the Timberwolves and Sixers agreed to a trade that may have just created a new superteam in the Eastern Conference.

The animated ESPN talk show host is known for his bombastic reactions and oft-loaded hot take cannon, and he took things to the next level reacting to some Saturday's big National Basketball Association news.

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The Miami Heat were still in contention to acquire disgruntled forward Jimmy Butler, but their decision to remove Josh Richardson ended such talks. They weren't happy, Jimmy wasn't happy.

Ben Simmons #25 of the Philadelphia 76ers and Joel Embiid #21 react after a dunk by Embiid in the fourth quarter against the LA Clippers at the Wells Fargo Center on November 1, 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

As far as the contract the Sixers could offer a max 5-year $190 million deal. Philly's big four - Embiid, Butler, Simmons, with J.J. He will make his return trip to Minnesota on March 30th. What could go wrong?


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