Alec Burks is hopeful that he can reach a contract extension with the Jazz this summer.
The Jazz are in contract extension talks with Alec Burks.
Alec Burks scored an efficient 22 points on 8-of-10 from the field on Monday vs. the Lakers during a 119-104 loss, adding three boards, two assists and two 3-pointers.
Alec Burks started again on Saturday over Richard Jefferson, but struggled, hitting just 1-of-3 shots (a 3-pointer) for five points in a loss to Denver.
Alec Burks moved into the starting lineup in Friday's loss to the Blazers, scoring 16 points on 7-of-11 shooting (including a three) with six rebounds and two assists in a career-high 42 minutes.
Alec Burks will start against the Blazers on Friday.
The Jazz fell to the Warriors on Sunday despite Alec Burks coming off the bench for 24 points with four rebounds, five assists and four steals.
Alec Burks scored 17 points off the bench in Monday's loss, hitting 7-of-12 shots (including two threes) with seven rebounds, four assists, five turnovers and one steal in 34 minutes.
Alec Burks returned from an ankle injury on Sunday vs. the Thunder, playing 21 minutes with 12 points, three boards, one assist and one steal.
Alec Burks (ankle) will play against the Thunder on Sunday.
Alec Burks will test his ankle in warmups on Sunday to determine whether he will play vs. OKC.
Alec Burks (ankle) practiced on Saturday and he's listed as a game-time decision for Sunday's matchup with the Thunder.
Alec Burks (ankle) won't play against New Orleans on Friday.
Alec Burks (ankle) won't play vs. Memphis on Wednesday.