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Old 07-15-2013, 05:52 PM   #1
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Default Trey Burke summer league play wasn't good

The NBA summer league is the first real professional basketball for recent draftees, so its often a wide-eyed experience.

Former Michigan star Trey Burke averaged 8.8 points, four assists, 3.5 rebounds and 2.2 turnovers and was 1-for-19 from three-point range and shot 24% from the field in his summer-league games with the Utah Jazz, who drafted him No. 9 overall.

In an espn.com chat today, Burke addressed his struggles.

I felt like summer league was a great experience, he said. I needed it. It showed me that I have some work to do. My shot was flat due to my legs. I thought I did a good job with the team and picked up on some things, like on offense and what we're doing defensively.

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