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USA 73 vs. JPN 66
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USA 82 vs. RUS 86
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USA 78 vs. AUS 60
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USA 107 vs. CAN 61
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USA BASKETBALL NOTES:

  • Gold Medal: 2016 Olympic Games.
  • Member of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team that compiled an 8-0 record to capture a third-straight Olympic gold medal from Aug. 6-21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Played in all eight games and averaged 5.6 points to go with 2.5 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game. Shot 34.2 percent from the field, 22.2 percent from 3-point and 94.4 percent from the foul line (17-18).
  • Member of the 2016 USA National Team that finished its pre-Olympic tour with a 5-0 record. Averaged 4.2 ppg., 4.2 rpg., 1.2 apg. and tied for a team-high 1.6 spg. Started one game.
  • Named a member of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball Team on June 27, 2016.
  • Named to the 2015-16 USA Basketball National Team on Aug. 6, 2015.
  • Selected a member of the 2014 USA Select Team, but was unable to participate because of an injury.


NBA HONORS:

  • Named 2016 NBA All-Defensive second team. 
  • Named recipient of the 2014-15 NBA Most Improved Player Award.
  • Two-time (2015 and 2016) NBA Eastern Conference All-Star Team selection.
  • Named a reserve for the Eastern Conference in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game. Recorded 6 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist and 2 steals in 9 minutes of game time.


NBA MILESTONES:

  • Ranks 183rd in NBA all-time regular season career free throw percentage (.8121).
  • Became the first Chicago Bulls player to be named the NBA's Most Improved player in 2014-15.


NBA NOTES:

  • Completed in 2015-16 his 5th NBA season with the Chicago Bulls.
  • Has played in 323 games, started 219, in his NBA career and has averaged 13.6 ppg., 4.5 rpg., 2.6 apg., 1.4 spg., while shooting 44.5 percent from the field, 32.8 percent from 3-point and 81.2 percent from the foul line.
  • Has appeared 32 career postseason games, started 29, has averaged 15.7 ppg., 4.8 rpg., 2.5 apg. and 1.6 spg., while shooting 43.1 percent from the field, 38.0 percent from 3-point and 81.3 from the foul line.
  • Played and started in 67 games in 2015-16, averaged a career-high 20.9 ppg. (16th in NBA), 5.3 rpg., career-high 4.8 apg. (25th in NBA), 1.6 spg. (18th in NBA), shot 45.4 percent from the field, 31.2 percent from 3-point and 83.2 percent from the foul line.
  • In 2014-15, ranked seventh in the league in free throw attempts with 463.
  • Selected in the first round (30th overall) by the Chicago Bulls in the 2011 NBA Draft. 
  • Became an early entry candidate after three collegiate seasons at the Marquette University.

COLLEGIATE NOTES:

  • A three-year letterwinner at Marquette, played in 106 games (69 starts) and averaged 12.0 ppg., 5.5 rpg., 1.7 apg. and 1.1 spg., and shot 50.8 percent from the field, 38.3 percent from 3-point and 77.3 percent from the foul line.
  • Twice named All-Big East Conference honorable mention.
  • Left Marquette as one of 19 players in school history to post at least 1,000 points (1,277) and 500 rebounds (579).
  • Prior to Marquette, played at Tyler Junior College (Texas) in 2007-08.
  • During his senior season at Marquette, he became the 42nd player in school history to score 1,000 career points after making his first basket of the night versus Connecticut (01/25/11) en route to 21 points and eight rebounds. 
  • As a senior in 2010-11, played in 37 games, started 35, averaged 15.7 ppg., 6.1 rpg., 2.3 apg., 1.4 spg., and 34.6 minutes per game, while shooting 49.0 percent from the field, 38.3 percent from 3-point range and 78.3 percent from the foul line.
  • Named Marquette’s Most Improved Player following his junior season.
  • As a junior in 2009-10, played and started in 34 games, averaged 14.7 ppg, 6.4 rpg, 2.0 apg, 1.32 spg, and 34.3 minutes per game, while shooting 53.0 percent from the floor, 5.00 percent from 3-point and 76.6 from the foul line.
  • Earned Marquette’s “Super Sub” Award following his first season
  • As a sophomore in 2008-09, played in 35 games and averaged 5.6 ppg. and 3.9 rpg. while playing 19.6 minutes a game, and shot 51.4 percent from the field and 76.8 from the free throw line.
  • As a freshman at Tyler Junior College, averaged 18.1 ppg. (third in the league), 7.7 rpg., 3.1 apg. and shot 54.8 percent from the field and 42.2 percent from 3-point.
  • Helped lead Tyler to a record of 25-4 and a national ranking of 10th in the country (NJCAA) in 2007-08. 
  • Earned 2008 NJCAA All-America honorable mention honors, and was an all-region fird team selection. 


PERSONAL NOTES:

  • Born in Houston, Texas.
  • Full name is Jimmy Butler III.
  • Son of Londa and Jimmy Butler, one of four children. 
  • Majored in Communication Studies.
  • Was a two-year letterwinner at Tomball High School (Texas) and averaged during his senior season 19.9 ppg. and 8.7 rpg. 
  • Earned all-district firdt team honors his senior season. 


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USA Basketball Statistics

TEAM
G/S
MIN/AVG
FGM-FGA
PCT
3PM-3PA
PCT
FTM-FTA
PCT
REB/AVG
PTS/AVG
AST
BLK
STL
2016 OLY 8/0 115/14.4 13-  38 .342 2-    9 .222 17-  18 .944 20/ 2.5 45/   5.6 11 1 6
2016 MNT 5/1 88/17.6   9-  24 .375 1-    4 .250   2-   5 .400 21/ 4.2 21/   4.2 6 1 8
Totals
13/1
203/15.6
22-62
.355
3-  13
.231
19-23
.826
41/ 3.2
66/   5.1
17
2
14

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