Jimmy Butler III is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association.
The National Basketball Association is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball league in North America, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.
Basketball is a sport, generally played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court.
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Born in Houston, Butler grew up in Tomball, Texas, and played college basketball for Tyler Junior College and Marquette University.
The history of basketball is traced back to a YMCA International Training School, known today as Springfield College, located in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico.
Tomball is a city in Harris County in the U.S. state of Texas, a part of the Houston metropolitan area.
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He was drafted with the 30th overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft by the Bulls.
The 2011 NBA draft was held on June 23, 2011 at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.
He is a three-time NBA All-Star and a three-time NBA All-Defensive Team honoree, and was named to his first All-NBA Team in 2017.
The NBA All-Defensive Team is an annual National Basketball Association honor given since the 1968–69 NBA season to the best defensive players during the regular season.
The All-NBA Team is an annual National Basketball Association honor bestowed on the best players in the league following every NBA season.
In 2015, he was named the NBA Most Improved Player.