Video: Jimmy Butler Plays F–k, Kill, Marry Using Erik Spoelstra, Tom Thibodeau and Brett Brown'
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In a recent interview with WNBA legend Sue Bird and soccer star Megan Rapinoe, Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler had to answer a tough question about three coaches he has played for.

Bird asked Butler to choose between Erik Spoelstra, Tom Thibodeau, and Brett Brown in an age-old hypothetical.

Butler chose Spoelstra, his current coach, to be his life partner, saying “Spo’s the one!” The five-time All Star also claimed that he would “Netflix and chill with Thibs” and “ghost” Brown.

In Butler’s rookie year, Thibodeau led the Bulls to a 50-16 record in a lockout shortened season, which was good for first place in the Central Division. The team was unable to achieve a similar level of success in the subsequent five seasons that Butler was with the organization.

With the Heat, Butler has found a good organizational fit. Spoelstra has led Butler and the Heat to a 41-24 record this season.

If the NBA season is indeed finished, Butler and Spoelstra have combined to give the Heat the team’s highest single-season winning percentage since 2014, when Dwyane Wade and LeBron James were still leading the Heat.

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Brendan is a freelance writer based in New York City. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame and has always been an avid sports fan. His favorite Miami Heat player ever is Tim Hardaway. Aside from everything hoops, some of Brendan’s hobbies include skiing, exercise, and reading. He also loves golden retrievers.