Originally written on Salt Lake Tribune  |  Last updated 12/29/11
Utah Jazz notes: Alec Burks enjoying crazy dream of life in NBA By Brian T. Smith The Salt Lake Tribune Published Dec 28, 2011 11:21PM MDT Denver • Alec Burks used one word to capture all his feelings and emotions: crazy. A year ago, Burks was a sleek, athletic guard for the Colorado Buffaloes. Now he’s a backup wing for the Jazz. The No. 12 overall pick of the 2011 NBA Draft played six scoreless minutes Tuesday in Utah’s 2011-12 season opener, recording two assists and one rebound in a blowout road loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. He then spent pregame warmups Wednesday working out on the same Pepsi Center floor that friend and e... Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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