Jimmy Butler Talks About Joining The 76ers In First Press Conference Since Being Traded

Jimmy Butler was lastly traded from the Minnesota Timberwolves this previous week, and he landed on the Philadelphia 76ers. Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid had been already poised to be a powerhouse pairing with the assistance of Markelle Fultz, however Butler pushes the group over the "stacked" quota. The solely groups within the East that will stand an opportunity towards the brand new 76ers are the Boston Celtics and the Toronto Raptors (by no means sleep on Kawhi Leonard). In his first press convention as a 76er, Butler broke down what his new group can anticipate from him.

“When guys go on the market they usually know methods to play basketball, which everyone on this roster does, it’s all going to fall into place," acknowledged Butler. "I don’t suppose that anyone goes to step on anyone’s toes. I feel everyone nonetheless has the identical job to do and everyone’s anticipated to be the identical participant that they’ve at all times been.” He continued onto declare that he is not about drama and that he is a genuinely good man.

“I feel if a participant had an issue with me they might (say it)," Butler revealed. "Unless everyone in my previous locker rooms had been simply that faux, I don’t suppose that I used to be an issue in any respect. I don’t suppose I’m a foul teammate however individuals get no matter they wish to say out. I feel I’m an unimaginable human being, teammate, and I'll present that to the blokes right here.”