Jimmy Butler III is a popular professional basketball player. He is playing for the Miami Heat of the NBA. In the 30th overall pick, he got drafted to play for Chicago Bulls. He also has a nickname “Jimmy Buckets”. Because of his exceptionable play, he got awarded as the NBA All-star player and 2015 received NBA Most Improved Player. Jimmy Butler jersey number is 22 and it is famous in the retail stores. He has appeared in “Light It Up” music video of Luke Bryan. Jimmy Butler age is thirty-one.
Know all the details about this amazing player here.
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The birthplace of Butler is Houston, Texas and his birth date is September 14, 1989. His father left the family when Butler was an infant. Then when he was thirteen his mother threw him out of the house. So he lived in his friends’ houses and managed alone. But today he did not have any ill feelings towards his parents and continues to talk with them.
He studied at Tomball High School and played basketball. In one of the leagues, he got noticed by Jordan Leslie who is a freshman football as well as a basketball player in the school. He challenged Butler for a game. The two became friends and Butler started to stay at Leslie’s home. He became one of the family members. In his junior year, Butler got an average of 10 points per game. Then he became the valuable player of his team. After that, he decided to attend Tyler Junior College in Tyler, Texas.
– Chicago Bulls
Butler got chosen for the 30th overall pick to play for the NBA team Chicago Bulls. At first, he had only limited opportunities to showcase his skills in the team. But in the second season, he played in 82 games. Then he played for all the 12 playoffs in 2012–13 seasons. Jimmy Butler stats in this year were 60:20 and completed twenty-one points, seven rebounds and six assists.
– Miami Heat
On July 6, 2019, Butler opted to play for Miami Heat. His average in December 9, 2019, per game was 27.5 points, 9.0 rebounds and 8.5 assists. He won against the match with Atlanta Hawks. His part in the games made him a major player of the team.
Jimmy Butler girlfriend is model Kaitlin Nowak. They recently had a baby daughter. Butler always keeps his family life private so he gave only a little information on Instagram about welcoming his new daughter into the world. He and Nowak are having a quiet and steady relationship so many assume that she will become Jimmy Butler wife. Moreover, he is great friends with actor Mark Wahlberg and he accompanied him to a vacation in Paris.
The net worth of Jimmy Butler
Jimmy Butler net worth is $25 million. He has made some expensive contracts with Chicago Bulls. He owns the cars like Chevrolet Colorado, BMW and Range Rover. His net worth will grow more in the future. He also has endorsed brands like Adidas and Air Jordan.
Jimmy Butler is one of the best players in the NBA. He gives his full dedication to the team he plays.