Burks has been ruled out for Monday's Game 4 against the Warriors. This is Burks' 11th straight absence with a left knee injury, and he doesn't appear to be anywhere close to making a return to the floor. He remains without a timetable for a return as the Jazz, down 3-0, are on the brink of elimination.
Burks (knee) has been ruled out for Saturday's Game 3 versus the Warriors, Jody Genessy of the Deseret News reports. A left knee injury has been to blame for nine straight absences, and Saturday's DNP will mark Burks' 10th. The Jazz have considered shutting down the guard for the rest of the playoffs but have yet to make a final call. In the meantime, Joe Ingles and Rodney Hood will earn most of the minutes at shooting guard.
Burks (knee) will sit out Tuesday's Game 1 against the Warriors, Jody Genessy of Deseret News reports. The Jazz continue to mull the idea of shutting Burks down for the rest of the playoffs, but they've yet to do so at this point in time. That said, Burks has now officially been ruled out Tuesday, marking his seventh straight absence. Look for Burks status to be updated again prior to Game 2 on Thursday.
Burks (knee) may be shut down for the remainder of the season, though a final decision has yet to be made, Tony Jones of the Salt Lake Tribune reports. Burks, who's been sidelined for the entire postseason thus far while dealing with a left knee injury, could be sidelined for the remainder of the postseason. A final decision has yet to be made, but if he ends up missing the remainder of the year, expect the likes of Joe Ingles and Rodney Hood to continue seeing the bulk of the minutes at shooting guard.
Burks (knee) will remain sidelined for Sunday's Game 7 against the Clippers. Burks, who's missed the entirety of the postseason thus far, will be sidelined for the final game of the Jazz's series against the Clippers. Though he doesn't play a major role on the team, the Jazz are likely hoping that the 24-year-old can recover before their potential second-round series, as he averaged 6.7 points across 15.5 minutes per game during the regular season.
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