Trey Burke is now a member of the New York Knicks.
Former Michigan star and first-round draft selection Trey Burke has signed a contract with the New York Knicks, according to the Knicks’ PR account on Twitter.
The terms of the deal remain undisclosed.
Check it out:
October 11, 2017 – The New York Knickerbockers announced today that the team has signed guard Trey Burke. pic.twitter.com/diEn0iWBOZ
— NY_KnicksPR (@NY_KnicksPR) October 11, 2017
— NEW YORK KNICKS (@nyknicks) October 11, 2017
Burke, who was drafted No. 9 overall in the 2013 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz, played an average of 12.3 minutes per game last season with the Washington Wizards in a backup point guard role.
Burke was in talks to join the Oklahoma Thunder this offseason, but backed out at the last minute for unknown reasons.
For his career, Burke is averaging 10.6 points, 3.6 assists and 2.1 rebounds per game.