Alec Burks Alec Burks en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:01 MDT Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:02:52 MDT Newspapers Utah Jazz notes: Trey Burke invited to USA Select team; Junior Jazz Tour set Jazz announced dates and locations of their annual youth clinics barnstorming tour, which will span three weeks, four states,... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:45:00 MDT 'Play with a pass' is an emerging theme for the Utah Jazz The pass-heavy system was introduced in recent weeks for the summer squad and will be fully incorporated when the crew... Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:35:00 MDT 'Totally different guy': Utah Jazz guard Trey Burke has come a long way in 12 months Now that a year has passed, the 21-year-old has shown a maturity level and leadership capability that demonstrate how far... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:05:00 MDT Utah Jazz almost on the clock to match Gordon Hayward's contract Jazz intend to match the Hornets' max offer of $63 million to keep Hayward in Utah, according to sources. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:35:00 MDT Better fit for Hayward: Hornets or Jazz? Would it be better for Gordon Hayward to play more of a supporting role in Charlotte or lead a nucleus of young talent in Utah? Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:40:00 MDT Gordon Hayward agrees to terms with Charlotte, but Jazz set to match The max deal is expected to be worth about $63 million over four seasons Tue, 08 Jul 2014 23:10:00 MDT Why the Steve Novak trade makes sense for the Utah Jazz A look at why aquiring little-used shooter Steve Novak from the Raptors is a good move for the Jazz in the rebuilding process. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:55:00 MDT Jazz to trade Diante Garrett to Toronto for Steve Novak, 2nd-round pick Steve Novak gives the Jazz a veteran big man who can shoot from the outside, filling a need the team has going into the... Fri, 04 Jul 2014 16:00:00 MDT Brad Rock: Don't expect Jazz to go Jimmer Free agent former BYU star Jimmer Fredette is a free agent, but Jazz aren't likely to take a chance on a marketing... Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:10:00 MDT Utah Jazz plan to make offer to Gordon Hayward as free agency frenzy begins The NBA's free agency period officially began Monday night. The Utah Jazz are expected to make restricted free agent Gordon... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 23:15:00 MDT Utah Jazz set to match significant offers for Gordon Hayward, per sources Utah isn't expected to be very active in free agency, but the Jazz hope to bring back restricted free agent Gordon Hayward... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 15:35:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Dante Exum hopes to take the mystery out of his name and game New Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum makes his first appearance in the state of Utah a day after the Jazz picked him fifth overall... Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:15:00 MDT NBA Draft: Utah Jazz get lucky with Dante Exum, Rodney Hood The 18-year-old Australian phenom is coming to Utah. The Jazz selected guard Dante Exum in Thursday's NBA draft, adding a... Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:11:42 MDT Brad Rock: Jazz get a Kobe ... or a chance at one Australian guard was expected to be gone, but slipped to No. 5. "International Man of Mystery" won't be a mystery for long. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 06:36:42 MDT What will Utah Jazz do on NBA draft night? Heading down the stretch, Utah’s front office continues to be without a firm grasp on exactly what it should do and,... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 23:00:00 MDT Brad Rock: Don't touch that dial! Jazz still in deal mode General manager Dennis Lindsey has shown he's willing to entertain big offers for big rewards, in hopes of landing the No. 1... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:55:00 MDT Utah Jazz believe 23rd and 35th picks could yield solid players in deep NBA draft The Utah Jazz believe they can use the 23rd and 35th picks in this week's NBA draft to improve their roster. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:47:18 MDT Utah Sports Ruckus: Go ahead Jazz, go get your palace If any current market would appear unlikely to yield a powerhouse title-contending NBA franchise, it’s probably Utah.... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:50:00 MDT Utah Jazz include Derrick Favors in offer to Cleveland for No. 1 pick, report says If a report turns out to be true, the Utah Jazz appear to be willing to pay a mighty high price to snag the No. 1 pick in... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:58:02 MDT Brad Rock: Skip the Mormon marketing — just get the guy who can score Jabari Parker would be a great pick if the Jazz move up in next week's draft. But his LDS tie-in shouldn't be the reason. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:50:00 MDT Alec Burks, one of Jazz bright spots, looks to the future Third-year pro Alec Burks was one of the bright spots for the Utah Jazz this year and feels he can take his game to the next... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:10:00 MDT Doug Robinson: Utah Jazz have come full circle — in a very bad way The Jazz have thrown their hopes for the future on a core of young players who haven't shown yet that they can pull it off Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:40:00 MDT Utah Sports Ruckus: Grading the Jazz's rebuild so far Now that we know the Jazz are moving on without Tyrone Corbin as head coach, it’s time to look back and see where the... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:21:44 MDT Mike Sorensen: To keep or not to keep Utah Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin, that is the question The Utah Jazz are likely to make a decision on the future of head coach Tyrone Corbin the week, and there are arguments on... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:05:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Plan's playing out, but plenty of questions heading into offseason General manager Dennis Lindsey willingly admits the Utah Jazz, days removed from the conclusion of a 25-57 season, have taken... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:20:00 MDT Is Tyrone Corbin gone? Utah Jazz, coach's agent say no decision made yet Jazz brass will meet soon to determine the future of head coach Tyrone Corbin, but both sides rebut a report claiming the... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:22:46 MDT Utah Jazz: Trey Burke scores career high in Jazz's season-ending victory Trey Burke scored a career-high 32 points and Gordon Hayward added 23 as Utah (25-57) ended a five-game losing streak with... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:45:00 MDT Ranking the best rookie seasons in Utah Jazz history A look at the top rookie campaigns by Jazz players since the organization moved to Utah. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:10:00 MDT Utah Jazz report card: Lots of C's and D's to go around in final home game of the season In a back-and-forth contest, the Utah Jazz couldn't hold on, falling apart in the end against the Los Angeles Lakers. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:15:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Jazz suffer weird loss (win?) in home finale against the Lakers On a night the blood moon was on the world’s mind, maybe Jazz fans consider it one small step back for the 2013-14... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:10:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Jazz, Lakers battle for pride, pingpong balls Long eliminated from the playoffs, the Jazz and Lakers both need a loss to improve their NBA draft lottery odds. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 21:05:00 MDT Utah Jazz Instant Analysis: Denver's big second half leads to big win over Utah Sustaining efforts and results throughout a full 48-minute game can be difficult for any team, especially a young squad like... Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:30:37 MDT Utah Jazz: Slumping Jazz stumble late in road loss to Denver Nuggets Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:25:00 MDT Utah Jazz instant analysis: Utah's rotation change impresses, but falls short against Portland As the Utah Jazz season wanes, it gives the team a chance to try some new things. Against the Portland Trail Blazers, the... Sat, 12 Apr 2014 01:20:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard tells Jazz, fans to just keep believing in their team Damian Lillard, the former Weber State standout who's now an All-Star point guard for the playoff-bound Portland Trail... Sat, 12 Apr 2014 01:00:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Foundation Five gives Jazz a fresh start, but Lillard leads Blazers past Jazz While the starting ensemble of Trey Burke, Alec Burks, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors and Enes Kanter added some intrigue to... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 23:55:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Artist-athlete Jeremy Evans puts work on display With the help of the Jazz, Jeremy Evans turned part of the arena’s concourse into a personal art gallery for Tuesday... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 23:20:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Hot-shooting Mavericks make short work of Jazz Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:10:00 MDT Utah Jazz instant analysis: Golden State splashes its way to easy win over Utah Due to their prolific shooting and ability to light up from beyond the arc, guards Stephon Curry and Klay Thompson are dubbed... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:00:51 MDT Jazz basketball: Utah loses big on the road to Golden State The Warriors pulled away in the third quarter, behind the shooting of Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, to beat the Jazz,... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 21:15:00 MDT Jazz determined to finish difficult season strong With their spot in the NBA lottery already assured, many folks figure the Jazz would be wise to just lose as many games as... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 21:00:00 MDT Jazz cut Andris Biedrins, claim rookie Erik Murphy off waivers Jazz claim rookie forward Erik Murphy off waivers from the Chicago Bulls and requested waivers on center Andris Biedrins. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 19:30:00 MDT Utah Jazz report card: Guards lead the way as Jazz pick up home win in tight battle Looking to snap a five-game losing streak, the Utah Jazz did just that by relying on strong guard play and a big night from... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:41:27 MDT Utah Jazz: Alec Burks, Gordon Hayward lift Jazz to victory over Pelicans The Jazz showed that there's still some fight left in them Friday night, as late free throws from Alec Burks and Gordon... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 22:30:00 MDT Randy Hollis: Jazz season has had some 'Good' moments — but much more 'Bad' and 'Ugly' Not to be confused with that Spaghetti Western from the late-1960s starring Clint Eastwood, this year's Utah Jazz campaign... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 21:10:00 MDT Instant analysis: New York's playoff drive trumps Jazz's attempt at building momentum The Utah Jazz are trying to build some momentum and establish identity entering the offseason, while the New York Knicks are... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 07:50:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Late first-half 3-pointer gives Knicks second-half momentum in win over Utah The New York Knicks trailed the Utah Jazz throughout the first half, but cut the lead to one at the end of the half and used... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 22:55:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Third-quarter meltdown leads to a familiar-looking loss to Knicks In an all-too-familiar scenario, the Utah Jazz’s offense floundered through long stretches of scoring and executing... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 22:50:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Utah guard Alec Burks starts rusty, plays well in return from ankle injury Shooting guard Alec Burks had missed the previous four games, his only absences of the season, after spraining his ankle... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:00:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Jazz get Thunder-clapped in OKC after miserable first quarter Thunder fans had plenty of reasons to smack their hands together in happiness in a pivotal first quarter when OKC took... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 15:40:00 MDT