BIOGRAPHYAlec Burks currently plays for the New York Knicks. He was born on July 20, 1991 in Grandview, MO. He is listed at 6' 6" and weighs 214 lbs. Burks went to high school at Grandview (MO) and then Colorado and was drafted by the Utah Jazz as the #12 pick in 2011. During his NBA career he also played 8 seasons with the Utah Jazz, and 1 season with the Cleveland Cavaliers, and 1 season with the Sacramento Kings, and 1 season with the Golden State Warriors and 1 season with the Philadelphia 76ers. He joined the New York Knicks in 2020.