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Blazer's Edge Nov 16, 2018
Blazers at Timberwolves Preview

Blazers at Timberwolves Preview

Portland travels to face a new-look division rival. Portland Trail Blazers (10-4) at Minnesota Timberwolves (6-9) November 16, 2018 - 5:00 p.m. PTBlazers injuries: SF Moe Harkless (out), SG Seth Curry (out)Timberwolves injuries: PG Derrick Rose (questionable), PG Jerryd Bayless (out) How to watch on TV: NBCSNW, NBA League Pass (outside of Portland)How to stream: YouTube Live TV, Playstation Vue, Hulu Live TV, FuboTV, NBA League Pass (outside of Portland)Radio: 620 AMSBN Affiliate: Canis Hoopus The Blazers’ six-game road trip started poorly, with Portland’s defense getting mauled by...
Canis Hoopus Nov 14, 2018
Dario Saric and Robert Covington Provide an Injection of Two-Way Talent

Dario Saric and Robert Covington Provide an Injection of Two-Way Talent

What can the Wolves expect from Lord Covington and The Homie? After nearly two months of the Minnesota Timberwolves franchise being dragged to the bottom of the sea by the Jimmy Butler trade request and the ensuing shenanigans, the Wolves have finally drawn a breath of fresh air. With coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau and owner Glen Taylor finally caving, Butler is heading to Philadelphia. In return, Minnesota received Robert Covington, Dario Saric and Jerryd Bayless, along with a 2022 second-round draft pick. While Bayless is more of a salary cap filler, Covington...
ClutchPoints Nov 13, 2018
Timberwolves’ Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless don’t practice Tuesday

Timberwolves’ Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless don’t practice Tuesday

The newest members of the Minnesota Timberwolves, small forward Robert Covington, power forward Dario Saric and point guard Jerryd Bayless, were introduced to the media Tuesday but were unable to practice due to league rules. The Timberwolves acquired the three players from the Philadelphia 76ers in the Jimmy Butler trade. The trade was made official […] The post Timberwolves’ Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless don’t practice Tuesday appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Hoops Habit Nov 13, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: How will Jimmy Butler fit in the rotation?

The Philadelphia 76ers made waves with the acquisition of Jimmy Butler from the Minnesota Timberwolves. Here’s a look at how he’ll impact the rotation. The Philadelphia 76ers didn’t waste any time improving their rotation this season, as they made a blockbuster move for Jimmy Butler, sending Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless and a 2022 […] Philadelphia 76ers: How will Jimmy Butler fit in the rotation? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Liberty Ballers Nov 12, 2018
Jimmy Butler Trade Made Official

Jimmy Butler Trade Made Official

The Sixers have officially landed Jimmy Butler. According to a Sixers press release, the team has officially acquired Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton from the Minnesota Timberwolves: PHILADELPHIA – NOV. 12, 2018 – Philadelphia 76ers General Manager Elton Brand announced today that the team has acquired four-time NBA All-Star Jimmy Butler in a trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Philadelphia also received Justin Patton in the deal, while Minnesota received Jerryd Bayless, Robert Covington, Dario Šarić and a 2022 second-round draft pick in exchange for Butler and Patton. “We have a...
The Sixer Sense Nov 12, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: The key stat in the Jimmy Butler trade

Philadelphia 76ers fans have voiced their concerns about dealing Robert Covington and Dario Saric for Jimmy Butler, but one stat validates the deal. The Philadelphia 76ers dealt Dario Saric, Robert Covington, Jerryd Bayless, and a 2022 second-round pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton on Saturday, and a solid chunk of […] Philadelphia 76ers: The key stat in the Jimmy Butler trade - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Liberty Ballers Nov 11, 2018
Jimmy Butler Trade Thread

Jimmy Butler Trade Thread

The Sixers are in the midst of finalizing a deal to land a third star, Jimmy Butler. Along with Butler will come Justin Patton, a second-year center who was selected 16th overall in the 2017 NBA Draft. Heading to Minnesota are Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless and a 2022 second-round pick. Unfortunately for the purposes of this site, I’m traveling this weekend and away from my laptop until late this afternoon. To substitute for the lack of a post, please use this thread to discuss the Jimmy Butler trade, the Sixers and the league in general.
Liberty Ballers Nov 10, 2018
Post-Jimmy Butler, Elton Brand needs to build a complementary supporting cast

Post-Jimmy Butler, Elton Brand needs to build a complementary supporting cast

Elton Brand bolstered Philadelphia’s offense by landing his white whale talent. What comes next? Elton Brand accelerated the Sixers’ title contender status Saturday, acquiring disgruntled superstar Jimmy Butler and center Justin Patton from Minnesota in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, and a 2022 second-round pick. Sources: Philadelphia's Jerryd Bayless has also been traded to Minnesota as part of Jimmy Butler deal. Covington/Saric/Bayless/2022 2nd for Butler and Patton. https://t.co/qSvFzjG5BU— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) November 10, 2018 The...
The Sixer Sense Nov 10, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: With Jimmy Butler, Markelle Fultz needs to move back to the bench

After the Jimmy Butler trade, it’s clear that the Philadelphia 76ers need to start bringing Markelle Fultz off the bench again. The Philadelphia 76ers have finally acquired their elusive third star. Early Saturday morning, ESPN’s Zach Lowe and Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Philadelphia 76ers have agreed to trade Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless […] Philadelphia 76ers: With Jimmy Butler, Markelle Fultz needs to move back to the bench - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
www.bostonherald.com Nov 10, 2018
Sixers trade for Jimmy Butler, send Dario Saric and Robert Covington to Timberwolves

Sixers trade for Jimmy Butler, send Dario Saric and Robert Covington to Timberwolves

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The 76ers just got their third star.The team will acquire All-Star swingman Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton from the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless and a 2022 second-round pick, according to league sources. The teams will likely execute the trade on Monday. Teams usually have 48 hours to take physicals after the trade call. Trades are normally finalized after the players pass their physical.As a result, don’t expect any of the involved players to participate in games until the trade is finalized. The Sixers face the...
The Sixer Sense Nov 10, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Jimmy Butler’s scoring is the final puzzle piece

The Philadelphia 76ers helped to complete their roster with the blockbuster trade for Jimmy Butler and his scoring will help the Sixers rise in the East. The Philadelphia 76ers made the first blockbuster trade of the 2018-19 NBA regular season when they dealt Robert Covington, Dario Saric, Jerryd Bayless, and a 2022 second-round pick to […] Philadelphia 76ers: Jimmy Butler’s scoring is the final puzzle piece - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Liberty Ballers Nov 10, 2018
Reaction & Grade for the Jimmy Butler trade

Reaction & Grade for the Jimmy Butler trade

Jon Krawczynski of the Athletic has reported that the Sixers have a trade in place to bring Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton to Philly and send Dario Saric, Robert Covington, Jerryd Bayless and a 2022 second-round pick to Minnesota. Come Monday, the two teams can call the trade into the league office and finalize the deal. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Sixers and Butler “to reach a deal on a long-term contract this summer.” Parting with Dario Saric and Robert Covington is unsettling, especially for many of the fans that have followed this team day in and day out through...
Grizzly Bear Blues Nov 10, 2018
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Philadelphia 76ers Game Preview

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Philadelphia 76ers Game Preview

WHO: Memphis Grizzlies (6-4, 4-0 Home) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (8-5, 1-5 Away) WHERE: FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee WHEN: 7:00 PM CT HOW TO WATCH/LISTEN: Fox Sports Southeast/92.9 FM ESPN Memphis INJURY REPORT: MEMPHIS: Shelvin Mack (Probable, groin), Omri Casspi (Out, knee), JaMychal Green (Out, jaw), Chandler Parsons (Out, knee) PHILADELPHIA: Jerryd Bayless (Out, knee), Mike Muscala (Out, nose), Zhaire Smith (Out, foot) PROBABLE STARTERS: MEMPHIS- Mike Conley, Garrett Temple, Kyle Anderson, Jaren Jackson Jr., Marc Gasol PHILADELPHIA- Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz, Robert Covington, Dario...
The Sixer Sense Oct 23, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Wilson Chandler expects to return soon

It should come as a relief to the Philadelphia 76ers, the veteran combo forward Wilson Chandler is eyeing his return to the court in the near future. Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown has had to deal with a shallow bench to begin the season. Injuries to Zhaire Smith, Wilson Chandler, Jerryd Bayless and Mike […] Philadelphia 76ers: Wilson Chandler expects to return soon - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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