|Nov. 19 9:18 PM PT10:18 PM MT11:18 PM CT12:18 AM ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST9:18 UAE06:180:18 ET11:18 PM CT3:18 - Burks had 20 points and a career-high 14 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the reeling Oklahoma City Thunder 98-81 on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Burks had 10 rebounds in a loss at Toronto on Saturday after averaging 3.3 in the first 10 games this season. He was averaging 13.5 points in his prior 11 games and had 10 or fewer in three of his previous four.
|Oct. 31 9:26 AM PT10:26 AM MT11:26 AM CT12:26 PM ET16:26 GMT0:26 9:26 AM MST11:26 AM EST20:26 UAE17:2612:26 ET10:26 AM CT14:26 - A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Utah Jazz have agreed with Burks on a four-year, $42 million extension that could be worth $45 million after incentives.
Analysis: Burks was the 12th overall pick in 2011. He averaged 14.0 points and 3.3 rebounds in his third season in the league last year and is off to a nice start this season with 16.5 points on 50 percent shooting in the Jazz's first two games.
|Oct. 30 10:20 PM PT11:20 PM MT12:20 AM CT1:20 AM ET5:20 GMT13:20 10:20 PM MST12:20 AM EST9:20 UAE06:201:20 ET11:20 PM CT3:20 - Burks scored 18 points in Utah's opening loss to Houston on Wednesday.
Analysis: Burks, who was 5 of 6 from the free-throw line, figures to provide some decent value to owners this season.