The Jimmy Butler saga has rapidly grow to be essentially the most entertaining storyline of the NBA preseason and that was earlier than Mark Wahlberg was thrown into the combination. According to Patrick Reusse of the Star Tribune, an nameless Chicago media supply blames Wahlberg for Butler’s transition into an “egomaniac,” including that Butler started seeing himself as a star as soon as he began hanging round with Wahlberg.

Butler and Wahlberg’s friendship reportedly began in 2013 when Marky Mark was filming Transformers in Chicago, and the duo have grown shut over time. Reusse notes that Butler’s ego turned such a distraction across the time of their friendship that the Bulls finally determined to commerce him to Minnesota after the 2017 season.

The 29-year outdated All-Star returned to follow with the Timberwolves yesterday and reportedly “left teammates and coaches largely speechless” as he dominated the gymnasium in each means. After the eventful coaching session, by which Butler reportedly teamed with bench gamers to embarrass Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins, the disgruntled guard sat down with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols to debate what went down within the gymnasium, in addition to the commerce rumors.

Check out that footage within the video embedded beneath.