Jimmy Butler is reportedly expected to hit free agency

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The Philadelphia 76ers small forward Jimmy Butler is reportedly expected to decline his $19.8 million player option for the 2019-2020 season to become unrestricted free agent this summer.

Last season, the 29-year-old averaged 18.2 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.8 steals and 4.0 assists per game for the Sixers.