How much do we think about the life of our favorite athletes apart from the successful performance in the stadium and on the widescreen? Yet, there are so many insights you’d like to know about the recent most popular Miami basketball star – Jimmy Butler.
Jimmy, the 6-time All-Star in the basketball league, made his name for brilliant offensive and crucial plays in crunch time. He started his official career when he was drafted by the Chicago Bulls. By 2015 he gained the title of NBA Most Improved Player and was signed by the Minnesota Timberwolves.
In 2019, he signed a contract with Miami Heat and reached the NBA finals in the first season.
Now when he reaps success, many fans want to know about the people who stay around him. Let’s check it out.
Jimmy Butler parents
Jimmy Butler Sr. (father)
Date of birth: May 1955
Jimmy, who is the biological father of the NBA star, didn’t take part in his life at all. He abandoned the family right after the kid’s birth and it is unknown whether he made any changes in his life for the better or not.
According to our basketball celebrity, he doesn’t hold a grudge against him and doesn’t want to make things tough. He is grateful for what he has now.
Londa Butler (mother)
Date of birth: March 10, 1961
Londa is living in the Tombow, where she was raising her three kids. When Jimmy reached the age of 13, she wasn’t too fond of him and asked him to move away. The boy, who was still at an early age, had to take shelter at his friend’s house and scatter around till he finally found a new home.
It is known that Londa was working as a waitress at the center of retirement. Despite the mother-son’s troubled relationship, later they reconciled and kept friendly bonds.
Michelle Lambert (adoptive mother)
Date of birth: March 1973
In the days when Jimmy had to take a permanent shelter at different places, he met Michelle Lambert, the mom of his athlete friend Jordan Leslie. Michelle, being a mom of seven kids, decided to take Jimmy under her care and helped him to achieve his basketball dream.
As Jimmy recalls, he was absolutely in a loving family, where he was taught to do household chores and take responsibility.
Jimmy Butler siblings
Shanique Dickerson (sister)
Date of birth: 1981
Shanique is Jimmy’s older sister, with whom he keeps tight bonds. Although they have been raised apart from each other (Londa was taking care of her two elder kids), Jimmy is a caring brother and was attending her wedding.
She lives in Houston and works at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. It is known that she is a mom of at least one kid.
Terry Osborne (brother)
Date of birth: 1989
Jimmy has an older brother named Terry. There is no detailed information about his relationships, but probably they meet sometimes as typical siblings do.
Terry works as a veterinarian and is married to Taylor Theiss Osborne. The couple raises a daughter.
Jimmy Butler wife
Kaitlin Nowak (girlfriend, baby mother)
Date of birth: December 13, 1990
Relationship duration: 2019 – present
Currently, Jimmy dates his long-term girlfriend Kaitlin, who gave birth to their sole baby Rylee. Although the couple still doesn’t have official status, at least, don’t reveal it within the media, they stay connected to each other.
Kailin was born in Nebraska in a middle-class family. She was studying at Omaha South High School and later got a degree in PR from the University of Nebraska. According to the media, Kailin worked as a model, but there are no certain details about her other career achievements.
Jimmy Butler children
Rylee Butler (daughter)
Date of birth: October 2020
The birth of a little toddler brought a new change to the life of our NBA star. Due to the fact that he couldn’t miss the birth of Rylee, he skipped the 2019-2020 NBA season games to support his girlfriend.
Happy parents don’t disclose additional information about Rylee hoping she would grow in the simple atmosphere.