Alec Burks is 4 of last 12 in restricted area. This is strange he hit 62% last year. Could be opponents in last 3 had good defensive bigs
Burks blocks Butler's layup, but it bounces right into Dunleavy for an easy bucket. Bulls up 96-95. Jazz ball with 18.0 on the clock.
Alec Burks (6 pts, 2-of-5 shooting) is now six for his his last 26.
End of 1: Bulls 30, Jazz 14. Rose scored 10 points in eight minutes. Favors and Burks have 6 apiece. The Jazz go 6-of-19 on FGs.
Considering horrible starts lately, Quin Snyder must consider changing his line-up. Don't think Alec Burks or Enes Kanter will like it ...
Burke, Burks, Favors, Kanter and Hayward the starters tonight for the Jazz
Alec Burks has not played very well in the last two games
Eric Gordon was defending Alec Burks and got his arms tangled up (foul on Burks). Gordon went to locker room holding his left shoulder
Burks dishing to a charging Gobert 20 feet from the basket might seem ridiculous at first, but that's how much space Rudy needs to Eurostep.
Alec Burks last 5 games 14 pts 7 rebs 3 ast 45% FG 46% from 3
FG% on passes from Gordon Hayward Derrick Favors: 62% Dante Exum: 62% Enes Kanter: 52% Trevor Booker: 50% Alec Burks: 42% - 50% 3's
Nice spinaround move followed by a jumper for Alec Burks.
GSW vs UTA starters: GSW -- Curry, Thompson, Barnes, Green, Bogut; UTA -- Burke, Burks, Hayward, Favors, Kanter. Out: Lee (hamstring).
Alec Burks catch and shoot 3 - 47% this year. Not a fluke last year 41% - AB shoot the rock from 3. You are good at it
Riddle me this Alec BURKS 1st quarter – 50% 2nd quarter – 30% 3rd quarter – 49% 4th quarter – 29.2% 0 3’s
Friday night Alec Burks will start his 13th game of the year setting a career high for starts in a year
Quin Snyder challenged Alec Burks in Toronto to rebound. Very impressive answer by Alec. Back to back double digit rebound nights
Quin Snyder singles out Alec Burks and Trey Burke for having juice.
Alec Burks with his best game of the season, 20 points and 14 rebounds
Alec Burks has a 20-10 for first time in his career with 20 points, 14 rebound and 3 ast
Alec Burks has 18 points and 12 rebounds...Enes Kanter has 16 and 15 rebounds
Alec Burks has 15 points and 10 rebounds
Over the last 2 years Alec Burks over 40% on catch and shoot 3's
Alec Burks is still struggling with his shot, but he has seven points, seven rebounds and three assists
Jazz are very frustrated. Down 23-12, favors now with two fouls, Burks visibly frustrated
Jazz starting lineup: Hayward, Burke, Burks Favors and Kanter
The program of Penny, D Rose, Socks, The Little General, Burks, Garner and Joe Jackson at point guard has been reduced to this.
Burks mid-range game is up from 35% to 43%. His three point shooting is more common and still at 37%. Once rim play returns. All good
Alec Burks is shooting 44% in restricted area, last year 60%. Once that returns to normal he will be having strong year
Just finished Drakes-Jazz. Great Jonas game. Enjoyed Lowry in the post. Burks still driving me nutty passing up open corner 3s.
First double double in Alec Burks career
End of 3: Raptors 76, Jazz 72. DeRozan is up to 23. Valanciunas has 15 & 13. For Utah, it's Favors 14, Kanter 13, Burke & Burks 10 apiece.
Alec Burks can't buy one. 3-of-10 from the field and 1-4 from the line.
End of 1: Jazz 25, Raps 23. Derrick Favors already has 10 points (5/6 FGs) and two rebounds. Burks' 3 reclaims the lead at quarter's end.
Alec Burks hits a 3 at end of first quarter to give Jazz a 25-23 lead over the Raptors. Nice start for Utah at the end of a five-game trip.
Jazz bigs (Favors/Kanter): 6-for-9 FG, 13 points. Jazz guards (Burks/Burke): 2-for-10 FG, 4 points. Raps down 1 with 1:37 left in the 1stQ
Burks is a good young player but has no chance defending DeRozan. Like, zero.
DeRozan - 7 for his last 32 entering the game - has hit his first 2 shots tonight in a much more favourable match-up with Alec Burks
Not sure why this is happening. Maybe just a small sample size. Alec Burks quarter by quarter http://t.co/7T3POWhZgj
Alec Burks misses a contested layup. Jazz up three with a minute to go. Can they hold on?