Jimmy Butler 21 | Guard-Forward

Chicago Bulls

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July 27, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Butler is dealing with a strained groin, which is keeping him from participating in Team USA training camp, Yahoo! Sports' Marc Spears reports. Impact: It was announced earlier Sunday that Butler would no longer be with Team USA as a Select Team member, and this news reveals the reason behind his departure. While the injury isn't anything that should hamper him long-term, by the time he returns to full health, Team USA training camp will likely have concluded.(RotoWire, )
July 27, 2014
News: Butler has decided not to be a part of the USA's Select Team this summer in Las Vegas, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Impact: News on the exact reason why Butler will not participate has not been released, but it's likely that he wants to spend the NBA offseason resting. He'll look to improve on a season that yielded 13.1 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 1.9 steals and 0.5 steals per game.(RotoWire, )
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Butler was named to the USA Select Team that will practice against the national team in preparation for the FIBA World Cup, ESPN Chicago reports. Impact: Butler is one of the best defensive players in the league and he will certainly help provide a challenge in practice. He took a big step forward last season as he was named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team and is hoping to now take a step forward offensively this season.(RotoWire, )
Jimmy Butler
2013-14 Season
PPG
13.1
REB
4.9
ASST
2.6
FG%
39.7
Bio
Ht: 6' 7"  Wt: 220  Age: 24
Born: 9/14/1989, Houston, Texas
College: Marquette
Drafted: 2011 - Rd 1
(30th overall by the Bulls)
Injury Status
No Current Injury