SALT LAKE CITY (October 14, 2013) – The following is a medical update on Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke, who fractured his right index finger during the first half of Saturday’s preseason game vs. the Los Angeles Clippers:

Following several medical consultations, it was determined that Burke will undergo surgery to repair the bone fracture in his right index finger. The procedure will be performed on Tuesday in Salt Lake City by Dr. Douglas Hutchinson. An estimated time for recovery will be provided following the completion of the procedure.

SALT LAKE CITY (October 10, 2013) – Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert has officially declared October 10, 2013 as the Utah Jazz Bear 20th Anniversary Day in a declaration issued and presented to the Jazz Bear at the State Capitol today.

An excerpt from the declaration states, “the State of Utah wishes to congratulate the Utah Jazz Bear on his 20th anniversary and commend his invaluable contributions to improving our residents’ quality of life.”