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SportReport: Rockets expected to aggressively pursue Jimmy Butler

12:16  19 june  2019
12:16  19 june  2019 Source:   yardbarker.com

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Three Good Reasons the Rockets Should Not Aggressively Pursue a Deal for Jimmy Butler . It has been widely reported Butler wants out of Minnesota and notified the team of his feelings over the Butler is clearly unhappy and he wants everybody to know it. Which brings us to the Rockets .

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is always swinging for the fences, which is why he's going after Jimmy Butler . Now their eyes center on an estranged Jimmy Butler . Despite landing Carmelo Anthony a season after they first tried to pull off a trade with the New York Knicks to snag

Report: Rockets expected to aggressively pursue Jimmy Butler© Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

The Houston Rockets appear to need a change, and they may have just the free agent in mind to help them with that much.

Brian Smith of the Houston Chronicle reported on Tuesday that the Rockets are expected to aggressively pursue four-time All-Star Jimmy Butler.

Butler also added fuel to the fire by posting to his Instagram Story on the very same day that he was in Houston.

Rockets reportedly prioritizing Jimmy Butler sign-and-trade deal

Rockets reportedly prioritizing Jimmy Butler sign-and-trade deal The Houston Rockets reportedly want to team Chris Paul and James Harden up with Jimmy Butler in a sign-and-trade scenario, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Tuesday. 

The Houston Rockets are the latest team to aggressively pursue a trade for wantaway Minnesota Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler . The Miami Heat were the favorites to land the shooting guard, especially after his reported preference to join them, however

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Butler, who will turn 30 later this year, is coming off a season where he put up 18.7 points, 5.3 rebounds, and 4.0 assists per game between the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Philadelphia 76ers. He will reportedly be declining his $19.1 million player option with Philly for 2019-20.

The Rockets are facing some bombshell reports about their team chemistry right now, and Butler, an elite two-way talent but a mercurial player in his own right, may or may not be the solution for them.

Heat complete four-team Jimmy Butler deal with Blazers, Clippers.
The Miami Heat have managed to complete their acquisition of guard Jimmy Butler. According to Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe of ESPN, the Heat included the Los Angeles Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers in the final deal. The Clippers will land Moe Harkless, who the Heat acquired earlier Monday, as well as a future first-round pick. Jimmy Butler deal is complete with Heat — with Clippers added as a fourth-team in trade that also includes Philadelphia and Portland, league sources tell @ZachLowe_NBA and me. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 1, 2019 Maurice Harkless is on his way to Clippers in the deal, league source tells ESPN.

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