GM says wheels are in motion to accommodate Butler's trade request
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Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor and head coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau were thought to be at odds over what to do about Jimmy Butler's trade request, but that is not the case, a source told the Star Tribune on Saturday.
The Wolves owner is trying to supersede Tom Thibodeau and Scott Layden in trade talks, a source told the Star Tribune.
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