Jimmy Butler will reportedly sit down with Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau and general manager Scott Layden on Monday to “have honest conversations about the All-Star’s future with the team,” according to Jon Krawczynski and Shams Charania of The Athletic:
Jimmy Butler will meet with Tom Thibodeau and Scott Layden on Monday to “have honest conversations about the All-Star’s future with the team,” sources tell @TheAthleticMIN. Story upcoming.
— Jon Krawczynski (@JonKrawczynski) September 15, 2018
Butler meets with President/head coach Tom Thibodeau and Minnesota officials this week. Uncertainty has surrounded Butler and the team as the All-Star enters contract year. https://t.co/mMiVLtTT0O
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September 15, 2018
Butler, 29, can become an unrestricted free agent next summer. In 2017-18, the All-Star forward averaged 22.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 4.9 assists per game.
The Wolves open training camp in 10 days.