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Latest News, NBA / Jan 22, 2013 / 2:42 pm

Chicago Bulls’ Jimmy Butler Gets “Kobe Stopper” Nickname; Things Will Not End Well For Jimmy Butler

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The Chicago Bulls’ perimeter players were nothing short of great last night against the Lakers. Not only did they rack up points against L.A.’s porous defense, but they also defended the hell out of the Lakers on the other end of the floor.

One Bull in particular had the defensive night of his life. Jimmy Butler locked down on Kobe Bryant, arguably playing him better than anyone else in the NBA has this year, badgering Bryant into 7-22 shooting from the field). The kid was was so locked in last night, on the offensive end he was putting MJ turnarounds in Kobe’s face (you can see it after the jump). Read More »