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Jimmy Butler

25-Year-Old    SF,SG    Chicago Bulls

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

20.0

REB

5.8

AST

3.3

STL

1.8

BLK

0.6

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

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 ...

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HT: 6' 8"   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:

2014-2015 contract option of $2 million exercised by Chicago in October of 2013.

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Butler scored 31 points (10-19 FG, 3-9 3pt, 8-14 FT) to go along with nine rebounds, two assists and one block in 46 minutes Monday in Game 2 against the Bucks.

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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
Rest Of Season Projections 25 CHI 5 39.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jimmy Butler
Preseason Projections 25 CHI 74 34.7 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Jimmy Butler

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

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 3 40.3 25.7 5.7 3.7 1.0 0.7 2.3 51.1 71.0 0.7 1.0 4.7 5.3 43.8 8.0 15.7 7.3 10.3
Last 14 Days 6 37.8 21.3 5.7 3.7 1.3 0.5 2.2 51.3 70.0 0.8 1.2 4.5 4.2 52.0 6.7 13.0 5.8 8.3
Last 30 Days 12 37.8 20.6 5.3 3.4 1.7 0.4 1.6 47.9 76.6 1.1 1.5 3.8 3.3 48.7 6.5 13.6 6.0 7.8
Last 5 Games 5 38.0 21.8 5.8 3.2 1.2 0.6 2.0 50.0 67.4 0.6 1.2 4.6 4.2 47.6 6.8 13.6 6.2 9.2
Last 10 Games 10 37.5 20.5 5.0 3.7 2.0 0.5 1.7 48.1 77.3 1.1 1.3 3.7 3.4 50.0 6.5 13.5 5.8 7.5
Last 20 Games 20 36.5 19.6 5.4 3.4 1.6 0.5 1.5 47.4 80.9 1.5 1.4 4.0 3.0 48.3 6.4 13.5 5.3 6.6

 

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 Shooting Guard
Also Listed As:  #2 Small Forward

1.  Jimmy Butler

2.  Tony Snell

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3.  Mike Dunleavy

4.  E'Twaun Moore

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True Shooting Percentage

58.3%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Jimmy Butler has a true shooting percentage of 58.3%.

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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
Rest Of Season Projections 25 CHI 5 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jimmy Butler
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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
Rest Of Season Projections 25 CHI 5 196 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jimmy Butler
Preseason Projections 25 CHI 74 2568 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Jimmy Butler

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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
Rest Of Season Projections 25 CHI 5 39.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Jimmy Butler
Preseason Projections 25 CHI 74 34.7 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Jimmy Butler

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Jimmy Butler 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 20 MIL 46 31 9 2 0 1 0 10 19 8 14 3 9 2 7 2
Apr 18 MIL 35 25 2 6 1 0 2 8 14 7 8 2 5 0 2 0
Apr 15 ATL 40 21 6 3 2 1 0 6 14 7 9 2 2 1 5 0
Apr 13 at BKN 33 17 6 2 1 1 1 7 10 1 3 2 3 0 6 2
Apr 11 PHI 36 15 6 3 2 0 0 3 11 8 12 1 2 3 3 1
Apr 9 at MIA                                
Apr 8 at ORL 37 19 5 6 2 0 2 6 10 4 4 3 4 1 4 1
Apr 5 at CLE 42 16 4 5 3 0 2 6 14 2 3 2 3 1 3 4
Apr 3 DET 39 18 2 3 1 0 2 6 16 5 6 1 2 1 1 3
Apr 1 at MIL 41 25 7 3 3 1 2 8 18 8 8 1 4 3 4 2
Mar 28 NYK 26 18 3 4 5 1 0 5 9 8 8 0 0 1 2 0
Mar 25 at TOR 39 23 5 3 0 0 1 7 8 7 9 2 3 2 3 1
Mar 23 CHA 40 19 9 1 0 0 1 6 20 7 10 0 2 3 6 3
Mar 21 at DET                                
Mar 20 TOR                                
Mar 18 IND                                
Mar 15 at OKC                                
Mar 13 at CHA                                
Mar 11 at PHI                                
Mar 9 MEM                                
Mar 8 at SAS                                
Mar 6 at IND                                
Mar 5 OKC                                
Mar 3 WAS                                
Mar 1 LAC 22 10 2 2 0 0 1 3 9 2 2 2 4 1 1 0
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Feb 27 MIN 43 28 12 1 2 2 1 11 19 6 7 0 1 5 7 0
Feb 25 CHA 36 14 7 5 2 0 3 5 11 4 5 0 3 1 6 1
Feb 23 MIL 38 11 9 4 0 2 3 4 10 2 2 1 2 2 7 2
Feb 21 PHO 36 19 5 3 1 0 3 7 16 4 4 1 1 0 5 2
Feb 20 at DET 39 30 5 5 0 0 2 9 18 9 9 3 5 1 4 1
Feb 12 CLE                                
Feb 10 SAC 22 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 8 1 2 0 1 0 2 0
Feb 8 at ORL 40 27 2 5 6 0 3 9 16 6 6 3 4 0 2 2
Feb 7 at NOP 34 18 4 5 1 0 1 6 14 6 6 0 2 2 2 1
Feb 4 at HOU 41 27 6 1 2 0 0 9 18 6 8 3 5 3 3 2
Jan 30 at PHO 42 22 7 4 2 0 2 8 18 5 8 1 6 0 7 2
Jan 29 at LAL 49 35 7 1 3 0 1 9 17 16 18 1 5 3 4 2
Jan 27 at GSW                                
Jan 25 MIA 43 5 5 2 1 0 0 2 8 1 1 0 2 1 4 0
Jan 23 at DAL 38 20 8 6 3 0 2 8 18 4 5 0 2 3 5 1
Jan 22 SAS 28 17 4 2 1 1 1 4 9 7 7 2 2 0 4 4
Jan 19 at CLE 40 20 7 3 1 1 0 6 16 7 9 1 3 1 6 1
Jan 17 ATL 38 15 5 3 1 0 1 6 11 2 2 1 3 1 4 1
Jan 16 at BOS 39 22 5 2 6 0 1 10 19 2 2 0 2 1 4 0
Jan 14 WAS 38 13 2 2 4 1 0 3 10 5 6 2 4 0 2 1
Jan 12 ORL 43 17 2 2 0 0 1 5 13 4 4 3 6 2 0 2
Jan 10 MIL 41 9 8 10 2 1 2 2 9 5 7 0 3 3 5 2
Jan 9 at WAS 36 10 4 2 3 1 4 2 12 5 7 1 5 1 3 3
Jan 7 UTA 34 16 11 3 2 0 2 5 13 4 5 2 4 3 8 2
Jan 5 HOU 41 22 5 1 3 1 1 7 17 6 7 2 4 1 4 0
Jan 3 BOS                                
Jan 1 DEN 40 26 8 8 2 1 3 8 14 9 9 1 2 1 7 1
Dec 30 BKN 37 8 3 1 1 2 3 3 12 2 3 0 3 1 2 3
Dec 29 at IND 44 27 9 1 4 1 1 8 20 9 12 2 2 5 4 1
Dec 27 NOP 36 33 5 2 2 1 0 12 18 9 10 0 3 2 3 4
Dec 25 LAL 42 21 6 5 0 2 1 7 12 6 6 1 3 2 4 2
Dec 23 at WAS 38 11 6 2 0 0 0 4 13 2 4 1 4 1 5 2
Dec 22 TOR 44 27 11 4 1 5 1 7 16 11 11 2 3 3 8 1
Dec 19 at MEM 43 31 10 1 2 0 0 11 21 9 9 0 2 3 7 2
Dec 18 NYK 45 35 5 7 4 1 2 11 21 9 10 4 7 1 4 1
Dec 15 at ATL 38 22 9 2 2 0 2 8 17 3 3 3 5 3 6 1
Dec 14 at MIA 36 17 7 5 2 1 2 4 10 9 10 0 1 1 6 2
Dec 12 POR 44 11 8 1 1 2 0 4 11 3 3 0 1 2 6 0
Dec 10 BKN 35 18 5 2 1 0 1 6 10 6 10 0 1 2 3 0
Dec 6 GSW 44 24 4 3 2 0 3 8 17 5 7 3 6 3 1 3
Dec 3 at CHA 39 15 2 5 2 0 1 5 11 4 4 1 4 1 1 2
Dec 2 DAL 46 23 8 7 0 0 1 9 21 5 9 0 3 4 4 3
Nov 30 at BKN 39 26 4 5 1 0 0 7 12 11 13 1 3 0 4 1
Nov 28 at BOS 41 22 3 1 1 0 3 6 15 10 12 0 3 2 1 2
Nov 25 at DEN 40 32 9 1 1 0 2 7 13 18 20 0 1 3 6 3
Nov 24 at UTA 44 25 2 2 4 0 3 8 16 8 9 1 2 2 0 2
Nov 21 at POR 27 9 4 2 1 0 0 3 13 3 4 0 2 2 2 1
Nov 20 at SAC 37 23 8 1 2 0 3 11 18 1 2 0 1 4 4 3
Nov 17 at LAC 45 22 6 8 2 0 3 6 17 9 10 1 4 2 4 2
Nov 15 IND 41 32 6 1 2 1 1 10 17 11 14 1 2 2 4 0
Nov 13 at TOR 40 21 9 6 0 1 1 7 10 6 8 1 3 0 9 3
Nov 10 DET 43 19 4 1 0 0 1 6 12 3 3 4 7 1 3 1
Nov 8 BOS 38 16 5 2 2 0 0 7 16 1 1 1 3 1 4 1
Nov 7 at PHI 40 23 7 5 1 1 1 8 15 6 6 1 3 4 3 4
Nov 5 at MIL 41 14 6 7 4 0 4 5 8 4 4 0 0 1 5 3
Nov 4 ORL 35 21 9 3 1 2 2 7 15 7 11 0 2 3 6 2
Nov 1 at MIN 39 24 4 2 1 1 2 6 12 11 15 1 3 1 3 3
Oct 31 CLE                                
Oct 29 at NYK                                

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Jimmy Butler: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Butler scored 25 points (8-14 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 7-8 FT) with two rebounds, six assists and one steal in 35 minutes Saturday as the Bulls took Game 1 over the Bucks.

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Butler (calf) had 15 points (3-11 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 8-12 FT) with six rebounds and three assists in 36 minutes in the win over the 76ers on Saturday.

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Butler (calf) will play in Saturday's game against the Sixers, Nick Friedell of ESPN reports.

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Butler has been ruled out for Thursday's contest at Miami due to a left calf injury, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Butler scored 19 points (6-10 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 4-4 FT) with six assists, five rebounds and two steals in 37 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Magic.

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Butler scored 23 points (7-8 FG, 2-3 3Pt, 7-9 FT) with five rebounds and three assists in 39 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Raptors.

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Butler (elbow) scored 19 points (6-20 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 7-10 FT) with nine rebounds in 40 minutes during Monday's win over the Hornets.

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Butler (elbow) is starting Monday's game against the Hornets, NBA TV reports.

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Butler (elbow) is expected to play Monday against the Hornets, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Butler (elbow) took part in Monday's shootaround and will likely suit up against the Hornets, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Butler will remain out Saturday but "has a good chance" at returning this week, K.C Johnson of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Butler (elbow) went through a full practice Thursday and is "getting closer," according to coach Tom Thibodeau, K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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2014-15

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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.