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Watch: Alec Burks crosses up Kobe Bryant

TweetUtah Jazz guard Alec Burks is a talented young guard with a bright future ahead of him. But what he did Sunday night to Kobe Bryant was downright vicious. Watch as Burks mixes Kobe on the wing and finishes in the lane: .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; height: auto; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container...
Via Los That Sports Blog
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Alec Burks Gave Kobe Bryant The Business (Video)

During a preseason matchup between the Utah Jazz and the Los Angeles Lakers, second-year shooting guard Alec Burks came down the court and on one play, literally put future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant in skates. Photo Credit: MichaelS, TBL/Vine Kobe don’t like that sh*t!
Via Blog Surface
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Alec Burks Hits Kobe Bryant With the Crossover

After taking a three point shot to the grill courtesy of Kobe Bryant. Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks burns up the court, hits Bryant with a deadly crossover that completely fools the nine time all-nba first team defense player and then proceeds to drive through the rest of the Lakers defense for the tough and-one layup. It’s not often Kobe gets burnt this bad, but when it happens its...
Via Hooped Up
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Utah Jazz beat Blazers 92-73: Five #PORatUTA Takeaways

The NBA season is upon us, my brothers and sisters! Can I get an ‘Amen’? The Utah Jazz won 92-73. Preseason is preseason, but what can we read into their first game against actual competition? 1. The starting five looks great. Trey Burke, Alec Burks, Gordon Hayward, Enes Kanter and Derrick Favors is a line-up we drooled for last season and hardly ever got. Their plus-minus last...
Via TornBySports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jazz beat Trail Blazers 92-73 in preseason opener

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Alec Burks scored 12 points and Derrick Favors added 10 points and 11 rebounds, leading the Utah Jazz to a 92-73 exhibition victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night. Utah dominated around the basket and in transition in the preseason opener for both teams. The Jazz had a 52-45 rebounding edge and a 42-28 advantage in points in the paint. Utah...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Alec Burks laughs at Gordon Hayward’s “bully” statement

Alec Burks laughed at Gordon Hayward’s bully remarks After signing a four-year, $63 million offer sheet with the Charlotte Hornets this past offseason, it looked like Gordon Hayward was headed East before the Utah Jazz decided to match the offer. The contract Hayward signed was met with criticism because the swingman from Butler University didn’t exactly have a great year...
Via Pass The Pill
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Burks lifts Jazz to 105-100 win over 76ers

There are times when Alec Burks is driving to the hoop and he has no idea what he's going to do. ''I surprise myself on some of these shots I make,'' Utah's reserve guard said. The Jazz breathed a collective sigh of relief when Burks put together a string of circus shots after the rest of the team had gone cold. Burks scored 10 of his 26 points in the final...
Via AP on Fox
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Burks scores 34 as Jazz overpower Denver

Alec Burks could have felt the weight of starting in place of the team’s wounded leading scorer. He could have been concerned about being shorthanded against a surging Denver Nuggets team. But that would have been very un-Alec Burks. Pressure? Nah. "I just be myself," he said. Monday night, that was more than good enough. Burks, starting in place of the injured Gordon...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jazz's Alec Burks puts in crazy reverse layup

Tweet With rookie Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke sidelined due to a finger injury to start the 2013-14 NBA season, guard Alec Burks is certainly going to see a large chunk of minutes at the beginning of the year. If he keeps producing plays like this one from their season-opener against the Thunder, I doubt the fans or the Jazz will mind...
Via Los That Sports Blog
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Alec Burks makes circus shot against Warriors

Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks scored a basket on an amazing circus shot during the third quarter of Tuesday night's game against the Golden State Warriors. Burks pulled off some incredible acrobatics as he threw the ball over his shoulder off the glass with two defenders trying to block the shot. Burks came off the bench and scored 13 points in the 115-101 Jazz victory. Video...
Via Holdout Sports
February 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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