The Denver Nuggets discussed a Jimmy Butler trade with the Chicago Bulls, but were unwilling to include Jamal Murray in any deal.
Murray was one of the league’s better rookies last season and is part of Denver’s core around Nikola Jokic.
Denver also had concerns about the possibility of Butler leaving in 2019 when he can become a free agent.
Chicago instead traded Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
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Source: RealGM Basketball Wiretap