Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler sat down with USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick for a wide-ranging discussion on Butler's busy year.
Jimmy Butler explained why things didn't last in Chicago and why he and Tom Thibodeau work so well together.
Butler was reunited with Thibodeau in Minnesota this season
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Tom Thibodeau confirmed locking up Wiggins is the next step for Minnesota after a busy summer
Does he have hobbies? Does he need to decompress? Didn't seem like it in Las Vegas last week. Tom Thibodeau was in his element -- available, gregarious, surrounded by people who care about basketball as much as he does.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are making big moves this offseason. The latest adds nice depth to their frontcourt. Here’s the St Paul Pioneer Press: Slowly, but surely, Tom Thibodeau is getting his old band back together. Minnesota has agreed to a two-year, $28 million deal with free-agent forward Taj Gibson, a source confirmed. The deal can’t be signed until [...]
First Jimmy Butler, and now Taj Gibson, as the Minnesota Timberwolves are quickly becoming a variation of Tom Thibodeau’s former Chicago Bulls’ team. The revamped Timberwolves are turning into a quiet powerhouse given the moves they have made in the offseason. Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau has already pulled off one big trade to reunite with Jimmy Butler, and now, rumor has it that Derrick Rose may soon join them. Derrick Rose is going to become a free agent when July 1 hits, but there are many believe that he’s simply heading back to the New York Knicks. Show More Summary
Is Jimmy Butler a Viking now too? Jimmy Butler is officially a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves, and his first picture reuniting with his former Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau couldn’t be more bizarre. If you thought he wouldShow More Summary
The team has been working hard selling tickets.
Butler is back with his old Chicago Bulls coach and will be charged with guiding an immensely talented group.
After 14 months of relative inactivity, Tom Thibodeau made what may be the biggest splash in Timberwolves history on Thursday night. Minnesota acquired all-star forward Jimmy Butler and the No. 16 pick, which it used to select Creighton center Justin Patton, in Thursday night’s draft in exchange for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the No. 7 [...]
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Minnesota explored a reunion of Tom Thibodeau and Jimmy Butler up north. The Minnesota Timberwolves reached out to the Chicago Bulls in regard to a trade for Jimmy Butler, according to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Bulls asking...Show More Summary
The Wolves reportedly view Rose as a free agent target. Can they afford him? And would it make sense? Derrick Rose could find himself playing for Tom Thibodeau once again. The Minnesota Timberwolves view Rose as a potential free agent...Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor says he is hopeful the team will make a big jump next season after a disappointing first year under coach Tom Thibodeau
MINNEAPOLIS -- With Tom Thibodeau taking over a roster filled with young talent, the Minnesota Timberwolves finally seemed poised to show real progress toward ending the longest active playoff drought in the league.
Since the Feb. 25 loss to the Rockets, the T'Wolves have been the No. 1 defense in the NBA.
Quietly, Karl-Anthony Towns and co. are playing extremely well