By By Bruce Jenkins Sorting out the ramifications of the Jimmy Butler trade:
•Some say the 76ers had a better deal with the Rockets, who were willing to surrender four first-round draft picks, or Miami, offering Josh Richardson and a future first-rounder. But Minnesota coach Tom Thibodeau can’t look that far ahead; he needs to save his job right now. He gets two immediate starters in Robert Covington, a hustling “3 and D” wing, and forward Dario Saric. Both are streaky shooters who have their flaws, but enough, already — it was time to get Butler out of town.
•In the words of an NBA general [READ MORE HERE]
Source: SF Gate Sports