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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.
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Derrick Favors corralled 14 rebounds in the first preseason game of the year. (photo credit: jibsports)
The Utah Jazz kicked off the preseason this year against their favorite California foe, the Golden State Warriors. With many questions surrounding the team, the roster and rotation, fans got a taste of what this young squad can offer.
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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...
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.
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...
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...
Jazz rookie Trey Burke fractured his finger during a preseason game against the Clippers on Saturday and will be evaluated by a specialist. He is out indefinitely.
According to the Salt Lake Tribune:
Rookie point guard Trey Burke suffered a fractured index finger on his right hand during the L.A. Clippers’ lopsided 106-74 win over the Jazz.
Burke, a projected cornerstone in Utah’s...
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 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 […]
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 NBCSports.com, Burke’s finger will be re-examined...
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 http://t.co/NGnUIGsZgh — Kurt Helin (@basketballtalk) October 14, 2013
Byron Mullens scored 15 points, DeAndre Jordan had 14 points and seven rebounds, and Blake Griffin added 12 points in limited minutes to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 106-74 win over the Utah Jazz on Saturday night.
Richard Jefferson had 13 points and eight rebounds to lead the Jazz, and Alec Burks added 12 points.
Utah rookie point guard Trey Burke, acquired from Minnesota...
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...
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.
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...