Tune in tomorrow at 11am/et on @NBA for a special #MLKDay Roundtable on Dr. King’s life, legacy, and the movement for racial justice featuring Caron Butler, @NCRMuseum President Terri Freeman, @unumfund Founder@MayorLandrieu , and barrier-breaking NBA executive Wayne Embry.
Friday morning's sports developments in Miami: -- Marlins hire Kim Ng as GM. -- AP Source: Caron Butler hired as Heat assistant -- And now, The Captain returns. Udonis Haslem is coming back for Season 18. He'll sign a one-year, $2.5 million contract. (All before noon.)
Caron Butler has won an Emmy and a Telly Award for his documentary, 'Seeing Is Believing' The documentary sheds light on Butler's journey from dealing drugs at a young age to becoming an NBA star 🙏
HBD CARON BUTLER@realtuffjuice ) He went from drug dealer (arrested 15 times by the age of 15) to 1st rd pick to 2 x NBA All-Star to NBA Champion to NBA analyst! He also has a street named after him & his autobiography is being made into a movie!
15 years ago today, the Lakers traded Shaq to the Heat for Caron Butler, Lamar Odom, Brian Grant and picks. ◽️ Ended Shaq/Kobe era ◽️ Diesel promised a title ◽️ Signed for $100M in 2005 ◽️ Heat won 2006 championship
Milwaukee has traded forward Ersan Ilyasova to Detroit for Caron Butler and Shawne Williams, league sources tell Yahoo.