UTAH JAZZ

Former Jazzmen On The Move At NBA Trade Deadline

Feb 7, 2019, 4:09 PM

Left: Shelvin Mack #6 of the Memphis Grizzlies plays the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center on Dece...

Left: Shelvin Mack #6 of the Memphis Grizzlies plays the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center on December 10, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images) Left center: Alec Burks #10 of the Cleveland Cavaliers plays the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center on January 19, 2019 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images) Right center: Rodney Hood #1 of the Cleveland Cavaliers moves against Wayne Selden #14 of the Chicago Bulls at the United Center on January 27, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. The Cavaliers defeated the Bulls 104-101. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) Far right: Trey Burke #23 of the New York Knicks takes a shot in the third quarter against the Miami Heat at Madison Square Garden on January 27, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A number of former Utah Jazz players were on the move during the NBA trade deadline and in the days leading up to the deadline on Thursday.

The Jazz themselves did not make a move at the trading deadline, although numerous reports indicate that they were trying to get a deal done.

Shelvin Mack

Former Jazz point guard Shelvin Mack was traded from the Memphis Grizzlies to the Atlanta Hawks for Tyler Dorsey.

Mack was acquired by the Jazz during the 2015-16 season and played through the 2016-17 season with the team. He averaged 9.5 points per game with 3.7 assists in 83 games with the Jazz.

Alec Burks

Former Jazz shooting guard Alec Burks was sent from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Sacramento Kings as part of a three-way trade that also involved the Houston Rockets on Wednesday.

Burks was also traded earlier in the year by the Jazz in exchange for Kyle Korver. He was drafted by the Jazz with the 12th overall pick in the 2011 draft. In eight seasons in a Jazz uniform, he averaged 9.6 points per game. His best year came in the 2013-14 season when he averaged 14 points per game.

Rodney Hood

Another former Jazz guard Rodney Hood was also dispatched away from the Cavs to the Trail Blazers in exchange for Nik Stauskas, Wade Baldwin IV and two second-round draft picks on Feb. 3.

Hood was selected by the jazz with the 23rd overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. In four seasons with the Jazz, he averaged 13.1 points per game. He was traded as part of a deal for current Jazz forward Jae Crowder at last year’s trade deadline.

Trey Burke

Former Jazz lottery pick Trey Burke was involved in the Jan. 31 blockbuster trade between the New York Knicks and the Dallas Mavericks for injured superstar Kristaps Porzingis. Like Porzingis, Burke will now be wearing a Mavericks uniform.

After winning college player of the year at Michigan, Burke was drafted with the ninth overall pick by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2013 Draft and then immediately traded to Utah. In three season with Utah, he averaged 12.1 points and 4.2 assists per game.

 

 

  • Utah Jazz Scoreboard

  • Utah Jazz Team Leaders

  • Utah Jazz Standings

Utah Jazz

Julian-Blackmon-Indianapolis-Colts-NFL...

Kyle Ireland

Colts Safety Julian Blackmon Announces Engagement To Former Jazz Dancer

Former Utah Utes and current Indianapolis Colts safety Julian Blackmon announced his engagement with a post on social media.

14 hours ago

Head coach Quin Snyder and Dejounte Murray #5 of the Atlanta Hawks...

Ben Anderson

Quin Snyder, Hawks Play Key Role In Jazz Immediate Future

There may be no team that has more influence on the immediate future of the Utah Jazz than Quin Snyder's Atlanta Hawks.

19 hours ago

Utah Jazz forward Taylor Hendricks (0) drives to the basket against the San Antonio Spurs...

Ben Anderson

Jazz Stop Slide With Win Over Spurs

The Utah Jazz earned their first win since the NBA trade deadline downing the San Antonio Spurs in Salt Lake City 128-109.

2 days ago

Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson (00) jumps for a block against San Antonio Spurs forward Zach Colli...

Ben Anderson

Jazz Snap Losing Streak With Win Over Spurs

The Utah Jazz survived a fourth quarter rally from the San Antonio Spurs and snapped their five-game losing streak since the trade deadline.

2 days ago

Walker-Kessler-Utah-Jazz-NBA...

Kyle Ireland

Jazz Center Walker Kessler Puts Down Reverse Jam On Spurs

Jazz center Walker Kessler threw down a reverse slam dunk on an assist from Jordan Clarkson during Utah's game against the San Antonio Spurs.

2 days ago

Taylor-Hendricks-Victor-Wembanyama-Spurs-Jazz-NBA...

Kyle Ireland

Taylor Hendricks Drives Past Victor Wembanyama For Dunk During Spurs-Jazz Game

Jazz forward Taylor Hendricks blew past Spurs rookie Victor Wembanyama for a slam dunk during Utah's game against the San Antonio Spurs.

2 days ago

Sponsored Articles

ksl-sports-newsletter...

KSL Sports

KSL Sports Newsletter: Sign Up Now

Sign up today for the KSL Sports newsletter. Get the latest Utah sports news delivered to your inbox.

...

KSL Sports

Jazz Notes Newsletter: Sign Up Now

Sign up today for the Jazz Notes newsletter. Get insider analysis, game recaps and opportunities to win tickets!

Follow @kslsports...

The Road Home Mediathon 2023

The KSL Sports Zone and KSLSports.com are proud to support the all-day Mediathon 2023 at the Road Home, an annual tradition to raise money and other essential items for the Road Home, a Homeless Shelter.

3 kids wearing real salt lake jerseys smiling...

Real Salt Lake

6 Reasons You Need to Experience a RSL Matchday

RSL Games are a great way to spend time with your family with fun activities, good food, and traditions you can only experience at the field.

High angle view of the beautiful Rose Bowl Stadium...

KSL Digital Sales

How to Prepare for the 2023 Rose Bowl

Everything you need to know to plan your 2023 Rose Bowl trip in Pasadena, California. This year, the Utes will face Penn State.

Jordan-Clarkson-Utah-Jazz...

KSL Digital Sales

Notable Moments From The Utah Jazz Season… So Far

At the beginning of the season, the Utah Jazz were second to last. Now they rank in the top 10 teams in the Western Conference.

Former Jazzmen On The Move At NBA Trade Deadline