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Trey Burke - PG, 6'1, 191
Free agent - Last played with Washington (2017)
       Date of birth: 11/12/1992
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 9th pick, 2013
     Out of: Michigan
  NBA Experience: 4 years
  Hand: Right

Date
League
Transaction
2013 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 9th overall by Minnesota.
2013 NBA Draft NBA Draft rights traded by Minnesota to Utah in exchange for the draft rights to Shabazz Muhammad (#14) and the draft rights to Gorgui Dieng (#21).
3rd July, 2013 NBA Signed four year, $11,032,158 rookie scale contract with Utah. Included team options for 2015/16 and 2016/17.
25th October, 2014 NBA Utah exercised 2015/16 team option.
16th October, 2015 NBA Utah exercised 2016/17 team option.
7th July, 2016 NBA Traded by Utah to Washington in exchange for a 2021 second round pick.
When: Where:
2011 - 2013 Michigan (NCAA)
June 2013 - July 2016 Utah Jazz (NBA)
July 2016 - June 2017 Washington Wizards (NBA)
From blog:


   2013 Summer League rosters, Orlando Summer Pro League - Utah
2013-07-08

Trey Burke

Utah have been searching very, very proactively for a point guard, a "proper" one of some calibre, since Deron Williams left. Figured that search would culminate with someone like Jose Calderon or Andre Miller. Trumped that and then some.

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   2017 NBA Manifesto
2017-06-29

Trey Burke
PG, 6’1, 191lbs, 24 years old, 4 years of experience

His career is falling backwards. Brought in to be a bench sparkplug, a player who would score enough to make his big defensive weaknesses ignorable, Burke was suitably ineffective in this role that Jennings was brought in ahead of him at midseason. [Jennings then played far worse than he, but there we go.] Burke shot less threes and less free throws than ever, instead shooting quite a lot of pull-up twos. And while he is quite good at pull-up twos, a player who gives up so much defensively and who is not much threat as a playmaker for others cannot just do that alone. There is still time for Burke to establish himself in the NBA as a scoring type - the improvements in his jump shot are there to be seen - yet in being so exploitable defensively and in so often forcing the issue, the best shooting Burke is doing is shooting himself in the foot. [I am proud of this cheesy line.]

Player Plan: Expiring rookie scale contract. Did not earn a new contract here and must rely on grace from someone else offering a chance at redemption.

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