WATCH: Jimmy Butler gives out phone number at press conference

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Jimmy Butler gives his number out at press conference
Thursday June 29th, 2017

Jimmy Butler, who was traded from the Chicago Bulls to the Minnesota Timberwolves on draft night, has a bold strategy for critics: Call him.

At his introductory press conference, Butler gave out a phone number, saying he had his phone in his back pocket and that whoever had anything to say to him should feel free to call.

Watch the exchange below:

The number (if you're interested in chatting) is 773-899-6071. Although many people reported reaching a full mailbox when they called the number, Butler posted an Instagram video later in the day of him answering FaceTime calls.

taking all calls 😂😂 and y'all thought it was a game!

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Butler joins the Timberwolves after six years with the Bulls.

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