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Jimmy Butler ruled out Friday vs. Kings [UPDATE]

Heat SG left Wednesday with strained shoulder. Miami won’t have any new trade additions, so how will it impact the lineup?

Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler shoots over Boston Celtics center Daniel Theis during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

UPDATE: Feb. 7, 2:27 p.m. — Butler has been ruled out of Friday’s game vs. the Kings. The Heat also won’t have new additions in Andre Iguodala, Jae Crowder or Solomon Hill, per coach Erik Spoelstra.

Miami Heat SG Jimmy Butler left Wednesday night’s game vs. the Los Angeles Clippers due to a strained right shoulder and did not return.

It’s good timing as the Heat just traded for Andre Iguodala, potentially in a three-team deal with the Grizzlies and Thunder. Miami may also be adding F Danilo Gallinari, though nothing is confirmed. We aren’t sure if Butler will miss time, but if he does we could see Iggy get big minutes right away. He hasn’t played an NBA game since last year’s playoffs, but he also is 100% healthy as far as we’re concerned.

Kendrick Nunn and Duncan Robinson would have to play more minutes and see more offensive looks if Butler’s injury keeps him out.