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Burks, whose previous career high came earlier this year against Miami, also had three rebounds and five assists.
"To grow up with these guys and watch them grow up has been huge," Williams said. "Alec, everybody knows what he’s capable of doing scoring the basketball. He was a scorer in college. He’s always going to be a scorer. So when he gets his opportunity he definitely does take advantage of it."
Storylines Jazz’s Burks perks upAlec Burks sets a career high with 34 points. His previous best (31) came earlier this season against the Miami Heat.
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