Minnesota Timberwolves

Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, center, hangs on the rim after a dunk during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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January 15, 2019 - 9:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J oel Embiid had 31 points and 13 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers scored 83 points in the first half in a 149-107 thrashing of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night in Jimmy Butler's first game against his former team. The Golden State Warriors were the only team to...
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Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler (23) passes the ball against Sacramento Kings guard Yogi Ferrell (3) during the second quarter at Golden 1 Center.
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Matt Leon
November 12, 2018 - 1:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The trade is a officially a done deal. Four-time NBA All-Star Jimmy Butler is now a 76er, along with big man Justin Patton. In the deal, the 76ers give up Jerryd Bayless, Robert Covington, Dario Šaric and a 2022 second-round draft pick. Butler, 29, spent his first six...
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Jimmy Butler
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November 10, 2018 - 1:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Help is on the way for Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and company. In a deal first reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Saturday, the 76ers have agreed to a trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves that would bring Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia. Minnesota has agreed to a...
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