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Jimmy Butler

27-Year-Old    SF,SG    Chicago Bulls

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

25.4

REB

6.7

AST

4.1

STL

1.6

BLK

0.4

2016-17 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Butler was named an All-Star for the second straight season in 2015-16, posting averages of 20.9 points, 5.3 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 1.6 steals in 67 games. While the Bulls failed to qualify for the postseason, Butler solidified his standing as one of the top two-way shoot...

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HT: 6' 7"   WT: 220 lbs   DOB: 9/14/1989  College: Marquette   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #30 Overall in 2011   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jimmy Butler Contract Information:

Signed a five-year, $92.33 million contract extension with the Bulls in July of 2015. Contract includes a $19.84 million player option for the 2019-20 season.

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Butler scored 32 points (11-21 FG, 0-4 3Pt, 10-10 FT) while adding six rebounds, four assists and a block in 43 minutes during Tuesday's 102-91 loss to the Pistons.

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Jimmy Butler NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 21 CHI 42 8.5 2.6 1.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.0 40.5 76.8 0.3 0.5 0.8 0.3 18.2 0.8 1.9 1.0 1.3
2012-13 22 CHI 82 26.0 8.6 4.0 1.4 1.0 0.4 0.5 46.7 80.3 0.8 1.7 2.3 1.3 38.1 2.9 6.2 2.3 2.8
2013-14 23 CHI 67 38.7 13.1 4.9 2.6 1.9 0.5 1.0 39.7 76.9 1.5 1.3 3.6 3.6 28.3 4.1 10.3 3.9 5.0
2014-15 24 CHI 65 38.7 20.0 5.8 3.3 1.8 0.6 1.1 46.2 83.4 1.4 1.8 4.1 3.0 37.8 6.5 14.0 5.9 7.1
2015-16 25 CHI 67 36.9 20.9 5.3 4.8 1.6 0.6 1.0 45.4 83.2 2.0 1.2 4.2 3.1 31.2 7.0 15.4 5.9 7.1
2016-17 26 CHI 22 36.3 25.4 6.7 4.1 1.6 0.4 1.2 46.5 88.7 2.1 1.7 5.0 3.5 35.1 7.8 16.7 8.6 9.7
Rest Of Season Projections 27 CHI 59 36.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Jimmy Butler
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Jimmy Butler NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 4 38.5 24.3 7.8 4.3 1.3 1.0 0.8 44.9 91.4 2.8 1.3 6.5 3.5 21.4 7.8 17.3 8.0 8.8
Last 14 Days 6 39.3 24.2 7.2 4.2 1.8 1.0 0.7 40.2 88.7 2.7 1.5 5.7 3.8 17.4 7.2 17.8 9.2 10.3
Last 30 Days 14 38.2 26.6 7.4 4.4 1.6 0.6 0.9 45.6 89.6 2.1 1.8 5.6 3.2 28.9 8.2 18.0 9.2 10.3
Last 5 Games 5 39.2 24.6 7.8 4.6 1.6 1.2 0.6 43.8 89.4 2.4 1.6 6.2 3.4 17.6 7.8 17.8 8.4 9.4
Last 10 Games 10 38.4 26.8 6.7 4.0 1.4 0.8 0.8 45.4 88.7 2.0 1.7 5.0 3.5 22.9 8.3 18.3 9.4 10.6
Last 20 Games 20 36.9 25.9 6.8 4.2 1.7 0.4 1.2 46.5 89.8 2.4 1.7 5.2 3.5 33.3 8.0 17.1 8.9 9.9

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Jimmy Butler
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 8 SAS 38 13 9 4 2 1 3 4 14 4 5 1 3 2 7 2
Dec 6 @DET 43 32 6 4 0 1 3 11 21 10 10 0 4 0 6 1
Dec 5 POR 37 26 7 5 1 2 2 8 16 8 8 2 4 2 5 1
Dec 3 @DAL 36 26 9 4 2 0 3 8 18 10 12 0 3 1 8 3
Dec 2 CLE 42 26 8 6 3 2 1 8 20 10 12 0 3 3 5 1
Nov 30 LAL 40 22 4 2 3 0 4 4 18 13 15 1 6 1 3 3
Nov 25 @PHI 31 26 4 3 1 0 0 10 15 5 6 1 2 1 3 1
Nov 22 @DEN 39 35 7 5 0 2 1 11 20 11 12 2 4 0 7 3
Nov 20 @LAL 40 40 7 6 1 0 1 14 23 12 14 0 1 4 3 1
Nov 19 @LAC 38 22 6 1 1 0 2 5 18 11 12 1 5 3 3 1
Nov 17 @UTA 41 20 12 3 2 0 1 7 19 4 6 2 4 2 10 0
Nov 15 @POR 34 27 12 5 0 0 4 9 16 8 8 1 1 3 9 2
Nov 12 WAS 38 37 8 9 3 0 2 11 23 14 14 1 3 2 6 2
Nov 10 @MIA 38 20 4 5 3 0 2 5 11 9 10 1 2 1 3 1
Nov 9 @ATL 39 39 4 7 6 0 4 13 24 9 12 4 9 1 3 1
Nov 7 ORL 31 20 5 7 4 0 3 5 13 10 10 0 2 2 3 0
Nov 5 @IND 32 16 4 2 0 0 6 5 7 5 6 1 1 0 4 3
Nov 4 NYK 37 26 5 2 1 0 2 7 15 11 11 1 4 2 3 0
Nov 2 @BOS 36 23 9 2 0 0 2 8 21 5 5 2 5 2 7 5
Oct 31 @BKN 27 22 6 2 0 0 1 6 10 8 9 2 3 1 5 3
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Oct 29 IND 26 16 5 3 1 0 0 6 9 4 4 0 2 2 3 2
Oct 27 BOS 37 24 7 3 2 0 0 6 17 8 12 4 6 3 4 2
Jimmy Butler Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
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Jimmy Butler – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Small Forward
Also Listed As:  #3 Shooting Guard

1.  Jimmy Butler

2.  Doug McDermott

3.  Nikola Mirotic

4.  Denzel Valentine

5.  Paul Zipser

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True Shooting Percentage

60.4%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Jimmy Butler has a true shooting percentage of 60.4%.

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True shooting percentage is weighted to account for field goals, three-pointers, and free throws – FG, 3Pt, FT – which provides a measure of a player's efficiency in the whole scope of shooting.

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Jimmy Butler NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 21 CHI 42 36.0 10.9 5.6 1.4 1.1 0.5 0.2 40.5 76.8 1.4 2.3 3.3 1.1 18.2 3.2 7.9 4.3 5.6
2012-13 22 CHI 82 36.0 11.9 5.5 1.9 1.3 0.5 0.7 46.7 80.3 1.0 2.3 3.2 1.8 38.1 4.0 8.6 3.2 3.9
2013-14 23 CHI 67 36.0 12.2 4.6 2.4 1.8 0.5 0.9 39.7 76.9 1.4 1.2 3.4 3.3 28.3 3.8 9.6 3.6 4.7
2014-15 24 CHI 65 36.0 18.6 5.4 3.0 1.6 0.5 1.0 46.2 83.4 1.3 1.6 3.8 2.8 37.8 6.0 13.1 5.5 6.6
2015-16 25 CHI 67 36.0 20.4 5.2 4.7 1.6 0.6 0.9 45.4 83.2 1.9 1.1 4.1 3.0 31.2 6.8 15.1 5.7 6.9
2016-17 26 CHI 22 36.0 25.1 6.7 4.1 1.6 0.4 1.2 46.5 88.7 2.1 1.7 5.0 3.5 35.1 7.7 16.6 8.5 9.6
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Jimmy Butler NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 21 CHI 42 359 109 56 14 11 5 2 40.5 76.8 14 23 33 11 18.2 32 79 43 56
2012-13 22 CHI 82 2134 705 328 115 78 31 40 46.7 80.3 62 136 192 105 38.1 239 512 187 233
2013-14 23 CHI 67 2591 878 330 175 127 36 68 39.7 76.9 102 87 243 240 28.3 275 693 260 338
2014-15 24 CHI 65 2513 1301 379 212 114 36 73 46.2 83.4 93 114 265 193 37.8 421 912 386 463
2015-16 25 CHI 67 2474 1399 358 321 110 43 64 45.4 83.2 132 79 279 205 31.2 470 1035 395 475
2016-17 26 CHI 22 799 558 148 90 36 8 27 46.5 88.7 47 38 110 77 35.1 171 368 189 213
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Jimmy Butler NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2011-12 21 CHI 42 8.5 52.6 41.8 10.6 10.6 1.0 2.9
2012-13 22 CHI 82 26.0 57.4 50.6 14.5 7.8 1.9 10.7
2013-14 23 CHI 67 38.7 52.2 44.6 15.6 9.1 1.7 14.1
2014-15 24 CHI 65 38.7 58.3 50.2 14.9 6.5 2.3 21.2
2015-16 25 CHI 67 36.9 56.2 48.5 18.9 7.8 2.4 21.7
2016-17 26 CHI 22 36.3 60.4 50.1 15.0 7.9 1.9 26.0
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Jimmy Butler: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Butler registered 26 points (8-18 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 10-12 FT), nine rebounds, four assists and two steals across 36 minutes in Saturday's 107-82 loss to the Mavericks.

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Butler scored 22 points (4-18 FG, 1-6 3Pt, 13-15 FT) and added four rebounds, three steals and two assists in 40 minutes during Wednesday's 96-90 loss to the Lakers.

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Butler totaled 35 points (11-20 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 11-12 FT), eight rebounds, five assists and two blocks across 39 minutes in Tuesday's 110-107 loss to the Nuggets.

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Butler tallied a season-high 40 points (14-23 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 12-14 FT) to go with seven rebounds, six assists and one steal across 40 minutes in Sunday's 118-110 win over the Lakers.

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Butler supplied 20 points (7-19 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 4-6 FT), 12 rebounds, three assists and two steals across 41 minutes in Thursday's 85-77 win over the Jazz.

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Butler totaled 27 points (9-16 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 8-8 FT), 12 rebounds and five assists across 34 minutes in Tuesday's 113-88 win over the Trail Blazers.

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Butler went off for 37 points (11-23 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 14-14 FT), nine assists, eight rebounds and three steals across 38 minutes in Saturday's 106-95 win over the Wizards.

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Butler contributed a season-high 39 points (13-24 FG, 4-9 3Pt, 9-12 FT), seven assists, six steals and four rebounds across 39 minutes in Wednesday's 115-107 loss to the Hawks.

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Butler tallied 20 points (5-13 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 10-10 FT), seven assists, five rebounds and four steals across 31 minutes in Monday's 112-80 win over the Magic.

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Butler tallied 16 points (5-7 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 5-6 FT), two rebounds and two assists across 32 minutes in Saturday's 111-94 loss to the Pacers.

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Butler supplied 23 points (8-21 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 5-5 FT), nine rebounds and two assists in 36 minutes during Wednesday's 107-100 loss to the Celtics.

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Butler scored 22 points (6-10 FG, 2-3 3Pt, 8-9 FT) to go with six rebounds and two assists across 27 minutes in Monday's 118-88 win over the Nets.

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2016-17

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2015-16

Butler enters his fifth season in the NBA as an established star after an excellent 2014-15 season where he made the All-Star Team and won the NBA's Most Improved Player Award. Butler has always been known as a defensive stud, but he became a great all-around player last season as he averaged 20.0 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.3 assists, 1.8 steals, 0.6 blocks, and 1.1 three-pointers in 39 minutes per game. Although he played a lot of minutes, Butler was only healthy enough to play in 65 games due to an elbow injury. He also improved all of his percentages from the previous season as he shot 46 percent from the field, 83 percent from the free-throw line, and 38 percent from behind the arc. His excellent season paid off big time as he signed a five-year max contract over the summer to remain with the team. The Bulls will rely on him heavily again this year, but it's possible he sees a little less playing time under new head coach Fred Hoiberg than he did under Tom Thibodeau as Thibodeau played his starters huge minutes. Hoiberg is expected to run a more up-tempo offense this year, something that should only help Butler as he excels in the open court and at getting to the rim. When asked by Hoiberg which position he plays, Butler said he thinks of himself as a point guard, so if Rose falls prey to another injury, don't be surprised if Butler simply takes on a more prominent role handling the ball.

2014-15

Many expected Jimmy Butler to make a big leap forward last season, and while his production increased, his efficiency took a big hit in the process. Butler averaged 13.1 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 1.9 steals, and 0.5 blocks in 39 minutes per game while playing in 67 contests. Now entering his fourth season, he'll look to improve upon his relatively unpolished offensive skill set while continuing to take on some of the toughest defensive assignments in the NBA. Thanks in large part to the mid-season trade of Luol Deng, he saw his minutes rise dramatically last season and was constantly relied upon by coach Tom Thibodeau to grind out games. With the increase in playing time, Butler increased his output, attempting 10.3 shots per game. In turn, he saw his field goal percentage fall below the 40 percent threshold. With the return of Derrick Rose and the addition of other scorers, there will be less pressure on Butler to force the issue on the offensive end. Depth issues plagued the Bulls last season and Butler was called upon to log an incredible amount of minutes for Chicago. While Butler may still be the workhorse on the wing, Thibodeau has significantly more capable options this season, including Tony Snell and European rookie Nikola Mirotic. As long as Butler continues to struggle offensively, he remains a lower-tier fantasy option unless your format values steals.

2013-14

Many expected Jimmy Butler to make a big leap forward last season, and while his production increased, his efficiency took a big hit in the process. Butler averaged 13.1 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 1.9 steals, and 0.5 blocks in 39 minutes per game while playing in 67 contests. Now entering his fourth season, he'll look to improve upon his relatively unpolished offensive skill set while continuing to take on some of the toughest defensive assignments in the NBA. Thanks in large part to the mid-season trade of Luol Deng, he saw his minutes rise dramatically last season and was constantly relied upon by coach Tom Thibodeau to grind out games. With the increase in playing time, Butler increased his output, attempting 10.3 shots per game. In turn, he saw his field goal percentage fall below the 40 percent threshold. With the return of Derrick Rose and the addition of other scorers, there will be less pressure on Butler to force the issue on the offensive end. Depth issues plagued the Bulls last season and Butler was called upon to log an incredible amount of minutes for Chicago. While Butler may still be the workhorse on the wing, Thibodeau has significantly more capable options this season, including Tony Snell and European rookie Nikola Mirotic. As long as Butler continues to struggle offensively, he remains a lower-tier fantasy option unless your format values steals.

2012-13

Butler, selected 30th by the Bulls in last year's draft, saw minimal action as a rookie. He had a big Summer League campaign and is projected to take the departed Ronnie Brewer's defensive spark plug role off the bench this season. Look for him to see a major spike in playing time this year.

2011-12

Butler, selected 30th by the Bulls in this year’s draft, averaged 15.7 points, 6.1 rebounds and 1.4 steals at Marquette last year. He played both forward positions in college, but his slight frame (6-8, 215) means he'll probably spend most of his time at the three in the NBA. He should spend most of this year on the bench, but an injury could clear the way for him to get some playing time.