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Jan 15, 2017
NumberFire
Utah Jazz head coach Coach Quin Snyder said guard/forward Rodney Hood (right knee) has a hyperextended knee. What It Means: This is just the initial diagnosis, so he isn't out of the woods yet, because either way the injury looked pretty severe. It is still possible he has ligament damage, but right now he is out indefinitely and will probably undergo some more tests. Alec Burks, Joe Johnson and Joe Ingles will all have to play increased minutes while Hood is on the shelf. Hood is averaging 14.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists over 29.3 minutes per game. He has a .500...
TornBySports Jan 17, 2017

Utah Jazz: Predicting the Second Half of the Season

Yesterday, our panel of writer’s graded the Utah Jazz at the halfway point. They named their choice for team MVP, most improved player and biggest surprise. Today, we look ahead to the playoffs. We predict the final record of the season. Plus, what to expect from Alec Burks and Dante Exum. What will be their record […] The post Utah Jazz: Predicting the Second Half of the Season appeared first on TornBySports.
NumberFire Jan 15, 2017

Jazz say Rodney Hood hyperextended his knee

Utah Jazz head coach Coach Quin Snyder said guard/forward Rodney Hood (right knee) has a hyperextended knee. What It Means: This is just the initial diagnosis, so he isn't out of the woods yet, because either way the injury looked pretty severe. It is still possible he has ligament damage, but right now he is out indefinitely and will probably undergo some more tests. Alec Burks, Joe Johnson and Joe Ingles will all have to play increased minutes while Hood is on the shelf. Hood is averaging 14.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists over 29.3 minutes per game. He has a .500...
Deseret Morning News Jan 15, 2017
Alec Burks looks like his old self in contributing to Jazz victory

Alec Burks looks like his old self in contributing to Jazz victory

Alec Burks made the pass of the night, a perfect strike to a streaking Boris Diaw, and also contributed 8 points and 6...
FOX Sports Jan 12, 2017
Utah Jazz: Alec Burks, Raul Neto Productive in D-League Stint

Utah Jazz: Alec Burks, Raul Neto Productive in D-League Stint

In a one-game stint with the team's D-League affiliate, the Salt Lake City Stars, Utah Jazz guards Alec Burks and Raul Neto showed their stuff.The Utah Jazz had the night off on Wednesday, but a handful of Jazzmen were on the court in live game action. Alec Burks and Raul Neto, on assignment ...
FOX Sports Jan 9, 2017
Utah Jazz: Alec Burks & Co. Back From D-League Already

Utah Jazz: Alec Burks & Co. Back From D-League Already

Utah Jazz news on the eve of the team's showdown with LeBron and the Cavs; Alec Burks, Dante Exum and Raul Neto have been recalled from the D-League.After a difficult road trip during which the team played five games in seven nights, finishing with a 2-3 record, the Utah Jazz had a day off on...
FOX Sports Jan 9, 2017
Utah Jazz Assign Burks, Exum & Neto to D-League

Utah Jazz Assign Burks, Exum & Neto to D-League

In orderto get them much-needed court time, the Utah Jazz have moved Alec Burks and Dante Exum to the D-League's Salt Lake City Stars.After 30ish games (two-plus years if you want to look beyond this season) of having to patch lineups together from a skeleton roster, Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyd...
SLC Dunk Jan 9, 2017
Utah Jazz assign Alec Burks, Dante Exum, Raul Neto to the Salt Lake City Stars

Utah Jazz assign Alec Burks, Dante Exum, Raul Neto to the Salt Lake City Stars

Practice makes perfect, even if it NBA D-League practice The Utah Jazz have just announced that they are sending guards Alec Burks, Dante Exum, and Raul Neto to their D-League affiliate, the Salt Lake City Stars. Jazz Assign Alec Burks, Danté Exum and Raul Neto to @slcstarshttps://t.co/JF91GPJ2G5 pic.twitter.com/q4F7dhE8TT— Utah Jazz (@utahjazz) January 9, 2017 Per the press release: SALT LAKE CITY (January 9, 2017) – The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has assigned guards Alec Burks, Danté Exum and Raul Neto to the Salt Lake City Stars, the Jazz’s exclusively owned...
Deseret Morning News Jan 2, 2017
Alec Burks excited to be back in Jazz lineup tonight at Brooklyn

Alec Burks excited to be back in Jazz lineup tonight at Brooklyn

After being out of the lineup for most of the past year, Alec Burks is excited to finally be on the floor tonight when the...

Utah Jazz: Alec Burks to play in first game of season against Brooklyn

The Salt Lake Tribune, on Sunday night, reported that shooting guard Alec Burks was expected to make his season debut on Monday night against the Brooklyn Nets. On Monday morning, the Utah Jazz confirmed that report. With that, the Jazz finally get one of their vital bench pieces back. Even if it took a year since Burks was injured against the Los Angeles Clippers, his return doesn’t seem a moment too soon. “I’m just very excited to be back,” Burks said. “I’m healthy. I’m almost 100 percent. ...
FOX Sports Jan 2, 2017
Utah Jazz: Alec Burks Questionable vs. Nets, Hill and Exum Out

Utah Jazz: Alec Burks Questionable vs. Nets, Hill and Exum Out

The Utah Jazz begin an Eastern Conference road trip tonight in Brooklyn and Alec Burks could make his season debut for the Jazz.It's been an up and down season injury-wise for the Utah Jazz, but fans have to be happy to see Alec Burksupgraded to questionable for tonight's contest against...
FOX Sports Dec 28, 2016
Utah Jazz: Are George Hill and Alec Burks About to Return?

Utah Jazz: Are George Hill and Alec Burks About to Return?

Despite not having any solidified reports to this point, there are several indications that both Alec Burks and George Hill could soon be returning to action for the Utah Jazz.After losing three straight games then escaping defeat at the hands of the Los Angeles Lakers by the skin of their teeth, ...
Deseret Morning News Dec 27, 2016
Quin Snyder: Hill and Burks are getting close to being back in Jazz lineup

Quin Snyder: Hill and Burks are getting close to being back in Jazz lineup

Jazz coach Quin Snyder said he hopes both George Hill and Alec Burks will be back in the Utah lineup within the next week or so.
Salt Lake Tribune Dec 26, 2016

Utah Jazz notes: Alec Burks practices for first time since November surgery

It was the day after Christmas 2015 that Alec Burks came crashing to the ground, breaking his ankle in the process. Exactly one year later, the Utah Jazz shooting guard was actually able to enjoy some holiday cheer. Burks participated partially in the Jazzs light practice Monday afternoon in Salt Lake City for the first time since undergoing surgery to remove an extra piece of bone from his injured ankle on Nov. 1. It was great to see him out there, Jazz shooting guard Rodney Hood said. We d...

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