Monday 25th September 2023,
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Jimmy Butler Officially Off The Market

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According to ESPN Reporter Zach Lowe, the Bulls have officially taken Jimmy Butler off the trade market and are no longer listening to offers from the Timberwolves and the Celtics.

Butler seems to be an odd fit for the Bulls with their odd back court of Wade and Rondo. Their best three point shooter by the numbers is Rajon Rondo, yikes. There is less reason for the Bulls to deal Butler for a Kris Dunn package now as does moving him for a prospect in Jaylen Brown and another underwhelming shooter in Avery Bradley as part of a package, especially when you just paid Dwyane Wade $23.5 million a year and are in win now mode.

Here reportedly is what the T’Wolves tried to offer Chicago for Butler:

The Bulls appear content with their current roster composition and for the time being at least have decided to keep the 26-year-old as a cornerstone for their franchise.

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