New York Knicks shooting guard Alec Burks is having a great time in the NBA with the Knicks as he joined 2020.
He has provided himself with very commanding career stats throughout his career and at the Knicks where he keeps getting the trust of his coaching staff and teammates.
What are the career stats of Alec Burks?
Here below are the player stats of Alec Burks from college stats to the NBA.
Early life of Alec Burks
Burks is the son of Steve and Dina Burks and was born on July 20, 1991 in Grandview, Missouri, USA.
He also has an older brother named Steve Jr.
What College did Alec Burks attend?
The Knicks guard attended the University of Colorado and represented its basketball team in that period.
Burks was selected the 2010 Big 12 Conference Freshman of the Year and to the Big 12 All-Rookie team during his freshman year at Colorado.
He was chosen to the All-Big 12 first team as a sophomore.
Burks entered the NBA draft in April 2011 after foregoing his final two years of eligibility in college.
The Utah Jazz selected Burks with the 12th overall choice in the 2011 NBA draft.
He signed his rookie scale contract with the Jazz on December 9, 2011.
The Jazz exercised their third-year team option on Burks’ rookie scale deal on October 25, 2012, extending it through the 2013–14 season.
The Jazz exercised their fourth-year team option on Burks’ rookie scale deal on October 29, 2013, extending it through the 2014–15 season.
He also battled with injuries at the Jazz when he missed 50 games in the 2015-16 season after being ruled out for 6 weeks with an ankle fracture, upon returning he was assigned to Utah’s G league affiliate.
He had a career spanning of 7 years (2011-2018) at the Utah Jazz.
Burks was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers on November 29, 2018, along with two future second-round picks, for Kyle Korver.
He recorded 17 points and 13 rebounds in a 101–95 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on January 13, 2019.
Burks was acquired by the Sacramento Kings on February 7, 2019, in a three-team deal involving the Cavaliers and Houston Rockets.
Burks joined the Golden State Warriors on July 11, 2019. Following the death of Kobe Bryant, Burks changed his jersey number from 8 to 20 on January 30, 2020.
Burks and teammate Glenn Robinson III were dealt to the Philadelphia 76ers for three second-round draft selections on February 6, 2020.
Alec Burks signed with the New York Knicks.
Who is the wife of Alec Burks?
As of 2021, Alec Burks has been married to Elyse Hart Shelton for two years. On August 10, 2019, Alec and Elyse wedded in a magnificent wedding ceremony.
What is Alec Burks’ age?
New York Knicks shooting guard Alec Burks who was born 20 July, 1991 is currently 30-years-old now.