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How come Jimmy Butler's big deal doesn't seem like a big deal?

How come Jimmy Butler's big deal doesn't seem like a big deal?

Jimmy Butler got a big deal Wednesday, one potentially worth $95 million. But yet this doesn’t feel like a big deal. Nothing this offseason feels like a big deal. Nothing that screams franchise-changing, anyway. Maybe this is part of the Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup fallout, but this Bulls' offseason just doesn’t feel like a big deal -- doesn’t feel like anything to get excited about. Backing up a bit, the Bulls fired a coach that management couldn't stand and he couldn't stand them right back. Tom Thibodeau's firing was expected by many a year ago, and that includes Bulls management. Ditto Fred Hoiberg's hiring. Bulls management replaced...

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