Jimmy Butler Injury: Updates on Bulls Guard's Toe, Likely Return Date

Tim Daniels@TimDanielsBRFeatured ColumnistNovember 20, 2013

Nov 2, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler (21) during warmups prior to playing the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center. The Sixers defeated the Bulls 107-104. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports
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Updates from Friday, Dec. 13

From ESPN's Nick Friedell:

Noah says he's playing tonight. Butler sounds like he may try to play if he feels all right after shootaround.

— Nick Friedell (@NickFriedell) December 13, 2013

Friedell later reported that Butler will play:

Butler will play and will start. Deng is out tonight. Thibs says Snell will stay in the rotation.

— Nick Friedell (@NickFriedell) December 14, 2013