Trey Burke

NBA Commissioner David Stern, left, shakes hands with Michigan's Trey Burke, who was selected by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the first round of the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 27, 2013, in New York.

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Position: Point Guard

School: Michigan

Height/weight: 6-0/190 pounds

Fast facts: Led Michigan to the 2013 NCAA championship game and earned almost all of the possible national player of the year awards, including the John R. Wooden Award, AP College Basketball Player of the Year, NABC Player of the Year, Naismith Player of the Year, Oscar Robertson Trophy winner, and Sports Illustrated Player of the Year.

Trey Burke, the No. 9 overall pick in the 2013 draft, was traded to the Utah Jazz from the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for No. 14 pick Shabazz Muhammed of UCLA and No. 21 pick Gorgui Dieng of Senegal and Louisville.

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