5 things the Utah Jazz hope to accomplish with Trey Burke & Co. at summer league (plus extras)

Published: Saturday, July 6 2013 3:55 p.m. MDT

ORLANDO, Fla. — From the sounds of it, summer league might imitate the regular season for the Utah Jazz.

The Jazz's youth will get plenty of opportunities to play.

With fall camp three months away, that will certainly be the case for the next week while the Jazz participate in the Orlando Pro Summer League.

Utah's five-game schedule begins Sunday morning at the Amway Center, where rookie point guard Trey Burke will make his pro debut for the Jazz.

"He's going to play as much as he can stand," Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin said. "This is really about developing our young guys."

Several players who could be in the Jazz's regular rotation — namely Alec Burks, Jeremy Evans and rookie Rudy Gobert — will play with Burke. Point guard Raul Neto also might be allowed to play.

Here are five things the Jazz are looking to get out of the summer league experience:

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Captain L
Provo, UT

I hope Burke, Burks, Gobert and Evans get all the playing time they can handle, Evans needs to get playing time and shoot as much as he can from the outside, if he can gain confidence and become consistent with his outside shot , he could see a lot more playing time this yr.

scalman
Temecula, CA

I watched a lot of the summer league games last year, and Michael Stockton looked solid. I won't be surprised if he doesn't make the Jazz squad, but he has a shot. Most important is for Burke and Gobert to play lots and learn the plays a bit. Of course, the players that will be cutting to the basket and setting picks and running on the wings will be different for the most part than who the rookies will play with in training camp but it all helps. Good to see Evans and Burks will be there, too. Burks made the summer league's all-star team last year, if I remember right.

JBQ
Saint Louis, MO

Good organization breeds success.

Sneaky Jimmy
Bay Area, CA

They should give Stockton a shot. I like his game. He looks like he wants to play and he doesn't back down from anyone. I like the start over philosophy. The Jazz were never going anywhere with the team they had last year.

Mortoon
Idaho Falls, ID

1 for 12 shooting. That may well be the jazz record after 12 games. Lindsey must be trying to get the first pick like the spurts did twice. How will the mob react.

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