Alec Burks is a professional basketball player who currently plays for the Detroit Pistons. He made history by becoming the school’s first-ever Big 12 Conference Freshman of the Year while playing with the Colorado Buffaloes men’s basketball team in 2010. Burks was statistically the Division I player with the eighteenth-best scoring average as a sophomore.
Alec Burks Net Worth- $11 million
Alec Burks became rich by showing the best performance in the field of basketball and making valuable deals with NBA teams. The net worth of Alec Burkses is $11 million. His annual salary is $3.03 million USD.
Alec Burks Quick Facts:
Name: Alec Burks
Nickname: Houdini, A.B, and A-Buckets
Profession: Professional Basketball Player
Height: 6 feet 6 inches
Weight: 214 pounds
Positions: Shooting guard and small forward
Shooting style: Right
Jersey numbers: 10, 13, 20, 8, 20, and 18
Achievements: Big 12 Freshman of the Year (2010), Big 12 All-Rookie Team (2010), First-team All-Big 12 (2011)
Alec Burks was born in Grandview, Missouri, on July 20, 1991. Alec Burks is the son of his father, Steve Burks, and Dina Burks. He has a brother named Steve Burks Junior. Alec was a student of Grandview High School in Grandview, Missouri.
He was a student at the University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder) in Boulder during his university life. During his university life, he played for the Colorado Buffaloes men’s basketball team from 2009 to 2011.
Alec Burks- Professional Basketball Career
In the 2011 NBA draft, the Utah Jazz took Alec Burks, 12th overall, in the 1st round. The NBA debut of this man was on December 27, 2011. His professional life started in 2011, and he is still pursuing his career in the NBA. His professional career is an amalgamation of the NBA and NBA G League.
He played for the Utah Jazz for a long time in his career (from 2011 to 2018). In 2017, he played for the NBA G League team, Salt Lake City Stars. He was a player for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2018–2019 seasons. Then he joined the Sacramento Kings team. According to his contract, he played for the Golden State Warriors from 2020 to 2019. He wore the jersey of the Philadelphia 76ers in 2020. Last year, he played for the New York Knicks. From 2022 to now, he has been playing for the Detroit Pistons.
In the arena of the NBA, he spent 11 years and played in a total of 625 games. The NBA career statistics of this man are the following.
- Points Percentage (PTS)-10.6
- Total Rebounds (TRB)-3.5
- Assists (AST)-2.0
- Field Goal Percentage (FG%)-41.8
- Field Goal Percentage (3 points) (FG3%)-38.0
- Free Throw Percentage (FT%)-79.9
- Effective Field Goal Percentage (eFG%)-48.0
- Player Efficiency Rating (PER)- 14.1
- Win Shares (WS)-26
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