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Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler wants out...again

Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler wants out…again

By Associated Press | September 22, 2018

Jimmy Butler is attempting to force himself out of Minnesota after just one season, requesting a trade Tuesday to the Clippers, Nets or Knicks. Butler averaged 22 points, five rebounds, five assists and two steals per game last season, numbers suggesting...

New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose goes to the basket against Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan during the second half of an NBA game, March 20, in Los Angeles. The Clippers won 114-105. 

Former Bull falls in career

By Tom Burton | April 6, 2017

Derrick Rose, point guard for the New York Knicks and former Chicago Bull, tore his medial meniscus for the third time in his eight year career March 27.It is a shame to see a player with his talent continuously go down with gruesome knee injuries.The...

The Rant: Heat pass on butterball big man Curry for good reason

By Jimmy Johnson | April 13, 2011

The Miami Heat told Eddy Curry what the former Chicago Bulls center couldn't say to all those cheeseburgers he's devoured: no. After seven workouts, Heat president Pat Riley passed on adding the butterball big man to the playoff roster. Seven workouts?...

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