The drama never ceases to amaze me, and with Jimmy Butler it's crazy dramatic right now.
First he wants another teammate traded, then he wants to be traded, then Thibs is gonna walk and now according to Adrian Wojnarowksi, the Wolves are shooting down trade offers that are coming in from other teams claiming that "Butler is an elite player and the franchise intends to keep him."
Story filed to ESPN: Rival executives lobbing calls to Minnesota’s front office on possibility of trading for Jimmy Butler are getting inquires shut down. Minnesota is telling teams that Butler’s an elite player and franchise intends to keep him.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 21, 2018
Also: As the case with past trades involving Minnesota stars Kevin Garnett and Kevin Love, owner Glen Taylor will be a major part of the process on deciding whether to move Butler this season. https://t.co/8BkYh7wVCG— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 21, 2018
The saga continues and it ain't going quietly...