Which team will jimmy end up on?
Earlier this week, the 76ers held their 2019 season exit interviews. In the process, Jimmy Butler felt optimistic about returning to the organization, after being the biggest contributor their post-season run this spring. Unfortunately, the team was sent home in the second-round, which led to many believing Ben Simmons was the player that should be dealt. Well, that’s not front office has planned, as they reportedly declined to give Jimmy his max-deal this upcoming summer.
In a gram post Thursday night, Butler thanked the city of Philly and the 76ers team for his time there, confirming that he’d officially left the team. The current growing belief, is that the Brooklyn Nets are the front-runners for offering him the most money. It’s unclear which team is his preferred destination is, but we should find out details before the start of free agency in July.
Let us know in the comments what you think of Jimmy leaving the 76ers.