Wolves Boss Thibodeau Reacts to Trading Butler to 76ers

November 12, 2018 06:40 PM

Wolves coach / president of operations Tom Thibodeau met with the media ahead of Monday night's home game vs. Brooklyn, and KSTP Sports was there. These were his first public comments since the Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia trade was executed.

***Click the video box above to see Thibodeau's reaction***

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 Butler is now a member of the Philadelphia 76ers, after they and the Minnesota Timberwolves received approval from the league office Monday on the terms of the trade that was agreed to over the weekend.
    
Butler and Justin Patton were traded for Philadelphia, in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric and Jerryd Bayless along with a 2022 second-round draft pick.
    
Butler will be introduced by the 76ers on Tuesday and is expected to debut with his new club Wednesday at Orlando. Philadelphia is visiting Miami on Monday.

The new Wolves will make their debuts Wednesday at Target Center vs. New Orleans, and meet with reporters on Tuesday.

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