Whether making a statement about his team’s loss or otherwise, the fact the Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler blared Nickelback in the locker room the wake of last week’s overtime defeat against the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center caught the attention of the Canadian band.
Friday, the band took to Twitter to inform Butler, “We’re going on tour this summer, hit us up if you want to come sing along live.”
The message was prefaced with, “It’s not like Jimmy … to say sorry!”
That comes from the band’s “How You Remind Me,” which includes the lyric, “It’s not like you to say sorry.”
Butler, as he is wont to do, not only played his postgame playlist at maximum volume, but also sung along, as he also is wont to do.
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