Jimmy Butler Wiki, Wife, Girlfriend, Mom, Salary

By Sushant Chiluwal | Published On: 22 Nov, 2018
Jimmy Butler Wiki, Wife, Girlfriend, Mom, Salary

Jimmy Butler is an American Basketball player who has gained his name and fame as a Chicago Bulls player. He is a versatile player and is equally effective playing both as a shooting guard and small forward.

Jimmy was born and raised by his single mother, but his mother chose a hard way to groom him and threw him out of the house. Jimmy then lived with his friend and worked harder to fulfill his goals and make his dream come true. 

What Is Jimmy's Net Worth? 

Jimmy Butler summons his net worth of $2 Million by working as an American professional basketball player.  

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He completed his schooling education from Tomball High School, which is the same place he started enhancing his basketball skills and people began to notice his talent. Later shifting to Tyler Junior College and then to Marquette University, Jimmy kept on improving and catching the eye of the selectors. Well, it took no time for Jordan Leslie, a freshman football and basketball player, to notice the raw talent in Jimmy and since then Jimmy was on his way to becoming one of the greatest NBA players of his time.

Jimmy's officially began his basketball career playing for Chicago Bull back on 9 December 2011 after signing a scale contract with the Bulls. Seeing his progress, the Bulls extended his contract up to 2014 and during that period Jimmy also was named NBA Most Improved Player.

Knowing his potential to improve further and benefit the team, Bulls offered a five-year contract worth $95 million. Jimmy's salary from his 2015-16 season to 2018-19 with the Bulls is worth $15 million per season. Also, Jimmy is also paid $4.6 million as a signing bonus and a 5% Trade Kicker for playing five years for the Bulls. 

After five years at Chicago Bulls, Jimmy got traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves where he played for a season, and now he currently plays for the Philadelphia 76ers after again being sold by Minnesota Timberwolves. 

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Jimmy's Relationship With His Mom And Girlfriends! 

Despite achieving success growing older, Jimmy had a rough childhood. Jimmy's father deserted both him and his mother when he was very young. Raised by a single parent, Jimmy had big dreams in his head but very few assets to fulfill his dreams. Sadly his thoughts were scattered down when his mom asked him to leave the house saying I don't like the look of you. You gotta go. 

Jimmy then started living with his friends until meeting Jordan Leslie, his brother and also his best friend, who not just provided Jimmy a shelter to live in but also opened up the path ahead of him to pursue his dreams.

Despite his nightmare upbringing, Jimmy doesn't hold back any grievance against his parents and is still in a good relationship with them.

Jimmy Butler with Iggy Azalea after a shoot (Photo: Dailymail) 

Talking about his relationships with girls, Jimmy has hit the newspaper headlines numerous times being linked up with other celebrity stars. The first rumor was about him dating Shay Mitchell back in 2016.

Jimmy also called Shay his celebrity crush which made the news more concrete, but later nothing happened between the couple to drag the rumor further. Earlier in August 2018, Jimmy was also seen with famous singer Iggy Azalea and even with Lolo Jones on a shoot. He denied every dating rumors.

As of now, Jimmy seems to be single with no intention to get married and have a wife.

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Short Bio

Jimmy Butler was born on 14 September 1989 in Houston, Texas, America. He is currently at the age of 29. Jimmy holds American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity. Jimmy stands tall at the height of 2.03 m (6 feet and 8 inches).