Wojnarowski: Jimmy Butler "most determined" to join LA Clippers

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The never-ending drama that is the National Basketball Association offseason continued on Wednesday when The Athletic reported that All-Star guard Jimmy Butler requested a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves.

The Athletic's Shams Charania and Jon Krawczynski report Butler has put in a trade request.

Butler went to IG when Wiggins brother celebrated the news Butler wanted out. Butler is set to become an unrestricted free agent in July.

One player who definitely fits that category is Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jimmy Butler, who wants out of his current situation with the Timberwolves. "Therefore a team acquiring Butler would not need to utilize cap space in the 2019-20 season for such a contract".

Teague is 30, and if Butler isn't in the picture anymore, Minnesota is better off focusing on building something sustainable rather than trying to win immediately. Those teams include the Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Clippers and New York Knicks.

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The Minnesota Timberwolves star would like to be in Los Angeles, although, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, it's the Clippers that Butler is "most determined" to join.

The Timberwolves gave up considerable assets during the 2017 NBA Draft to reunite Butler with Thibodeau, his long-time coach with the Chicago Bulls, trading away Kris Dunn, Zach LaVine and the rights to 2017 No. 7 overall pick Lauri Markkanen. L.A. could also offer 2018 lottery picks Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Jerome Alexander.

Caron Butler says LeBron James and Jimmy Butler would be a match made in heaven. telling TMZ Sports the Lakers should try to make a trade for the All-Star.

It comes at a tough time for Minnesota, just one week until the team begin their training camp.