Jimmy Butler to undergo MRI on strained shoulder
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Jimmy Butler to undergo MRI on strained shoulder
Wednesday February 11th, 2015

Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler suffered a strained right shoulder in Tuesday's win over the Sacramento Kings and did not play in the second half. 

Butler sustained a similar injury on Sunday and re-aggravated it on Tuesday. 

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Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau told reporters after the game that Butler will have an MRI on Wednesday. 

Butler is scheduled to play in his first career All-Star Game on Sunday. The Bulls' last game before the All-Star break is Thursday against the Cavaliers

Butler had five points, two rebounds and two assists in 22 minutes before he was injured. 

- Dan Gartland

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