Found October 14, 2013 on Word On The Game:
PLAYERS: Trey Burke
TEAMS: Utah Jazz
Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke was my Rookie of the Year favorite for the upcoming season. That broken finger suffered in a preseason game probably changes all that now after surgery was needed. UPDATE: Utah’s Trey Burke out 8-12 weeks after finger surgery — Kurt Helin (@basketballtalk) October 14, 2013  

Trey Burke got his finger in a jam

That's never good. Utah Jazz rookie of the year hopeful Trey Burke fractured his right index finger in the first quarter of their preseason game against the Clippers on Saturday. After being taken out midway through the first to get the finger taped up, Burke returned for some action early in the second before team trainers decided they had seen enough and pulled him for the...

Trey Burke’s Broken Finger Points Marquis Teague to Jazz

Former Michigan star Trey Burke was expected to be heavily relied upon as the Utah Jazz’s starting point guard. The rookie guard had started all three of the Jazz’s preseason games when Burke broke his right index finger in a 106-74 loss to the Clippers. With Utah now looking for other options, they are setting their sights on Chicago back-up point guard Marquis Teague. Much...

Jazz G Burke to have finger surgery

Utah Jazz rookie Trey Burke will undergo surgery on a broken finger on his shooting hand. Burke will have the surgery on Tuesday morning in Salt Lake City. Pins will be inserted to stabilize the point guard's right index finger, which he fractured during a 106-74 preseason loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night. Team officials did not announce a timetable for Burke...

Jazz PG Trey Burke Suffers Broken Finger vs Clippers (Video)

Utah Jazz rookie Trey Burke suffered a fractured right index finger during the first quarter of his team’s preseason loss to the Clippers on Saturday. Burke suffered the injury midway through the first quarter, got it taped and tried to tough it out.  Burke will be re-evaluated Monday, according to Jody Genessy of the Deseret News. Jazz rookie point guard Trey Burke has a fractured...

Trey Burke Says He’ll Miss 4-6 Weeks, Not 8-12 Weeks Following Surgery To Repair Broken Finger

Early reports said Jazz rookie, Trey Burke, would miss approximately 8-12 weeks after surgery to repair his fractured finger, but those reports are wrong, according to Trey Burke himself. The rookie point guard sent out a Tweet Tuesday to clear up any confusion, saying that the 8-12 week timetable is “very unreasonable” and 4-6 weeks is more likely. Good news for Jazz fans. 8...

Trey Burke out 8-12 Weeks Due to Surgery

As previously reported, Utah Jazz rookie Trey Burke broke his finger in Saturday’s preseason loss against the Los Angeles Clippers. Yesterday, we were informed Burke will need surgery to put pins in his finger- This mean his return may come as late as 2014. Genessy of the Deseret News reports, “Burke is expected to be sidelined for eight to 12 weeks because the nature of the...

Trey Burke To Undergo Surgery On Finger, Out 8-12 Weeks

Jazz rookie point guard Trey Burke will miss 8-12 weeks after undergoing surgery Tuesday on his fractured index finger.  Burke injured the finger in a preseason game against the Clippers on Saturday. According to Jody Genessy of Deseret News: Trey Burke needs pins in his fractured index finger. He will be out 8-12 weeks after surgery, per his agent. Video of the injury: The post...

Utah Jazz rookie Trey Burke out indefinitely with broken finger

The Utah Jazz were looking to rebuild in the 2013 season and rookie Trey Burke was supposed to be their future, but now it seems the future has been put on hold. According to multiple reports, Burke suffered a fractured finger in the team’s preseason loss to the Clippers on Saturday. Jody Genessy who covers […]

Trey Burke Suffers Fractured Index Finger

Trey Burke suffered a fractured right index finger during the first half of the Utah Jazz's preseason game against the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday. Burke will be re-evaluated on Monday for an update on his status. Burke was the Jazz's ninth overall draft pick in June.

Utah Jazz rookie Trey Burke breaks finger in loss to Clippers

On Saturday, Utah Jazz rookie fractured his right index finger during the first quarter against the Los Angeles Clippers. Burke was injured halfway through the first quarter and returned in the second quarter with his finger taped. He played a few more minutes before he was pulled from the game. As reported by Brett Pollakoff of,  Burke’s finger will be re-examined...

Jamaal Tinsley an option for Jazz after Trey Burke’s “successful” surgery

Rookie point guard Trey Burke underwent successful surgery Tuesday afternoon to repair a fractured right index finger. Burke’s injured finger has been placed in a "cast/splint" the Jazz said in a statement. His condition will be re-evaluated in three weeks. Utah opens the regular season Oct. 30 against Oklahoma City. With Burke out the Jazz have talked to veteran point...

Utah Jazz: Season Preview and Predictions

Utah Jazz: Season Preview and Predictions By Matt Tonkinson: Hoopstuff Writer… Jazz Season Prediction: 14th in Western Conference Season Analysis: Unfortunately for Utahans, this isn’t going to be the season to buy playoff tickets, but the future is looking bright in Salt Lake. After going 43-39 last season and narrowly missing the playoffs, the Utah Jazz seem to be headed for...

Jazz Could Revisit Interest In Marquis Teague

The Utah Jazz have shown trade interest in Marquis Teague and could revisit discussions with the Chicago Bulls depending on the timetable of Trey Burke. Burke suffered a fracture in his right index finger on Saturday. The Bulls currently have Derrick Rose and Kirk Hinrich at point guard, as well as training camp invite Mike James. Teague averaged 2.1 points in 48 games last season.

5 2014 Draft Prospects For Jazz Fans To Watch

For Utah Jazz fans, this season should be interesting to say the least. To begin with, the Jazz have one of the most exciting rookies inTrey Burke, who will have the opportunity to lead the franchise into a new era. Additionally, the team has finally let go of veteran bigs Paul Millsap and Al Jefferson, allowing Enes Kanter and Derrick Favors to step into starting roles. Throw in...
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