Fans of the Minnesota Timberwolves held together on February 23, 2018, when Jimmy Butler suffered a knee injury that left his comrades carrying him off the ground. In the next few days it came out that Butler had suffered a meniscal tear and had to go under the knife.
But though Butler had to undergo surgery, there was optimism that he would only need 4-6 weeks to get back on the ground. Fast forward to Thursday night ̵
Before giving a tip to Minnesota's game against Denver, Butler was announced along with Jeff Teague and Derrick Rose, is active.