HoopsHype Alec Burks Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 30, 2014 | 11:37 AM

Aaron Falk

Still in talks. RT @k_searle87 what about Burks? Still talking with him or have they tabled both discussions?

Jody Genessy

Beard for Burks? On Harden: "He likes to do everything I like to do—touch the paint, draw contact. He’s tough. That’s why he is who he is."

Aaron Falk

That'll do it. Jazz drop the season opener 104-93. Alec Burks leads Utah with 18 points. Booker off the bench with 14p/5r.

Jody Genessy

Not sure what was said, but Alec Burks glanced back at the Houston bench after hitting a 3-pointer in front of the Rockets.

Tony Jones

Alec Burks leads the Jazz in the first half with 10 points.

Aaron Falk

Halftime: Rockets 58, Jazz 50. Burks 10p/2r, Favors 8p/2, Hayward 6p/3r/2a. Howard 15p, Harden 10p, Papanikolaou 12p on 4/4 triples.

Tony Jones

Favors with 8, Kanter with 6, Hayward and Burks with 4 each for the Jazz in the first period...

Jody Genessy

James Harden just got beat BADLY (shocker) by a driving Alec Burks.

Jody Genessy

Tonight's season-opening starting lineups: Jazz: Burke, Burks, Hayward, Kanter, Favors Rockets: Beverley, Harden, Ariza, Jones, Howard.

Tony Jones

Burke, Burks, Hayward, Kanter and Favors are the starters tonight

Aaron Falk

Jazz will start Burke, Burks, Hayward, Favors and Kanter. Newcomer Joe Ingles is active. Inactives: Jordan Hamilton and Toure' Murry.

Alex Kennedy

Will the Utah Jazz extend Alec Burks and/or Enes Kanter? @NateDuncanNBA breaks down both situations here: basketballinsiders.com/nba-rookie-ext…

David Locke

Worst EFG% of top 100 (atts) pull up shooters last year - Green (33%) Burks (36.2%) JR Smith (36.4) DeRozan (36.8) Wall (36.9) Stuckey (37)

Steve Kyler

Sounds like Klay Thompson and Alex Burks are the dominoes that need to drop to set value for rest of the extension class

Jody Genessy

Utah Jazz roster: Booker, Burke, Burks, Clark, Evans, Exum, Favors, Gobert, Hayward, Hood, Kanter, Murry, Novak. Inactive: Hamilton, Ingles.

Brad Rock

Burke, Burks, Hood make 15 treys in a row at Jazz practice.

Jody Genessy

Trey Burke. Alec Burks. Gordon Hayward. Swish, swish, swish. vine.co/v/OMqiwV0x5Wi

Jody Genessy

The Jazz have one week to work out extensions for fourth-year players Enes Kanter and Alec Burks. They'll become RFA if that doesn't happen.

Aaron Falk

Final: Suns 105, Jazz 100. Utah finishes the preseason 5-3. Hayward had 24p/5r/3a. Burks w/ 20 points. Thomas leads Suns w/ 19 points.

Aaron Falk

The birthday boy Jeremy Evans finishes an alley opp from Alec Burks. Jazz up 83-81 early in the fourth quarter.

Tony Jones

Jeremy Evans catches the oop from Burks

Tony Jones

Alec Burks, basically in constant attack mode. Guy never saw a driving lane he didn't like

Tony Jones

Alec Burks once again getting himself to the free-throw line

Tony Jones

Trey Burke, Alec Burks, Trevor Booker, Gordon Hayward and Enes Kanter the starting lineup for the Utah Jazz tonight

Tony Jones

Alec Burks with 13 free-throw attempts tonight

Jody Genessy

Trey Burke, Alec Burks, Gordon Hayward, Enes Kanter and Derrick Favors have all scored in double digits when starting together in preseason.

David Locke

Coach Snyder said regular rotation tonight- Hood 1st in for Burks then Booker for Kanter and then Exum for Trey #UTAatOKC

Tony Jones

Burke, Burks, Hayward, Favors and Kanter to start for the Jazz

Tony Jones

That lineup: Exum, Hood, Burks, Gobert, Kanter. Burks was the old man in that equation at 24

David Locke

Alec Burks was 4th in the NBA last year on pts per drive behind only Kevin Durant, LeBron James and Rudy Gay

Ben Golliver

Video: Alec Burks crosses Kobe Bryant bit.ly/1vW3yFs

Iñako Diaz-Guerra

VÍDEO | Lo mejor de la noche en el Top 10. Alec Burks rompe (literal) a Kobe. Para no perdérselo baloncesto.as.com/videos/2014/10…

Emiliano Carchia

VIDEO: Alec Burks crosses over Kobe with a beautiful behind-the-back move sportando.com/en/usa/nba/138… http://t.co/nmiEYwOgd7

Alex Kennedy

Man, Alec Burks crossed up Kobe Bryant and then scored against three Lakers: vine.co/v/Obgbev6VhUp

Kurt Helin

Alec Burks burns Kobe Bryant with behind-the-back crossover (VIDEO) dlvr.it/7G1Xj7

Aaron Falk

Final: Lakers 98, Jazz 91. Snyder sits Burke for the game; Favors & Hayward for the second half. Kobe scores 26. Burks has 21p/6r/2a.

Bill Oram

Kobe Bryant checks in as Alec Burks replaces Dahntay Jones. Conspiracize away...

David Locke

End of 3 quarter - Jazz 72 Lakers 69 - Burks 15-5; Kanter 12-6; Clark 9 pts - Kobe 21 on 7/19 and Boozer 19-9 #UTAatLAL

Royce Young

VIDEO: Utah's Alec Burks makes Kobe Bryant look extremely silly cbsprt.co/1FojBi7

Mike Trudell

Exum-Burks-Hood-Kanter-Gobert starts the 2nd half for Utah. Same group for LAL. Deficit is 12 after a 5-1 Lakers start.

Aaron Falk

Halftime: Jazz 54, Lakers 38. Burks has 13 points on 6-of-8 shooting. Kobe's up to 15 on 5-of-15.

Mike Trudell

Kobe's 2nd 3-pointer got him up to 12 points, but LAL's defense continues to struggle, with Alec Burks reaching 13 points to put Utah up 20.

Jody Genessy

Oh my goodness. Alec Burks goes behind the back to lose Kobe Bryant and then splits a couple of Laker bigs for a layup while getting fouled.

Tony Jones

Did anyone just see what Burks just did to Kobe Bryant?

Eric Pincus

Kobe hit his 2nd three-pointer of the night - but Burks just took it hard to the basket + foul - Jazz up 49-30 w/ FT coming

Eric Pincus

Alec Burks looks like he's primed for a big season for the Jazz

Tony Jones

Burks and Hayward look dynamic together on the wings

Aaron Falk

End of 1: Jazz 32, Lakers 20. Hayward has 8p/3a/2r to lead Utah. Burks w/ 6p/3r. Kobe has six points on 2-of-7 shooting.

Aaron Falk

Burks blows by Boozer and finishes the reverse layup. He has six points in his return. Jazz up 16-11.