Jimmy Butler

Shooting Guard/Small Forward

Minnesota Timberwolves




NBA fans and analysts across the board were astonished this summer when the Timberwolves upstaged the league’s draft day, trading away two of its lesser guards for Jimmy Butler, arguably one of the greatest players in the game today. Factoring in the Target Center’s recent $140 million renovation and a team rebrand (which included a new logo and jerseys), the Timberwolves organization is betting big on a turnaround—and its first trip to the playoffs in 13 seasons.