By Trey Flynn
Before you comment on the inappropriateness of our title, Miami Heat’s Pat Riley supposedly called Tom Thibodeau a ‘motherf–ker’ at the end of trade discussions this past weekend for Jimmy Butler. We’ve also seen reports of Kevin Garnett calling this whole situation a ‘s–t storm,’
As you probably know, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported that Jimmy Butler went on a tirade at the Minnesota Timberwolves‘ practice. More reports have come out, as well as Rachel Nichols interview with Butler, that he may have gone a little too far.
However, aside from the Butler insanity, we have someone else who seems to be angry at the Timberwolves front office.
Pat Riley of the Miami Heat.
ESPN reporter Jorge Sedano illustrates some of the Jimmy Butler drama below:
“There’s been a couple of different incarnations of this deal. The first one, the Heat didn’t want to take back Gorgui Dieng. Then, the next incarnation of the deal was ‘OK forget it, let’s just do it straight up, just for Jimmy on your end.’ They finally relented on Josh Richardson. They were giving them Josh Richardson, then Dion Waiters was going to be the cap filler and then a protected first-round...