Former TJC standout Jimmy Butler traded to Philadelphia

Former TJC standout Jimmy Butler traded to Philadelphia

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - ESPN is reporting that a deal has been reached that would send NBA all-star Jimmy Butler to the 76ers.

Saturday morning’s news of the former Tyler Junior College standout being traded from Minnesota to Philadelphia could not have come sooner.

The standoff between Butler and Timberwolves management had been the talk around water coolers in the early part of the NBA season.

In the offseason Butler had demanded to be traded from Minnesota

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