Report: Utah Jazz to sign Jamaal Tinsley as Trey Burke cover

Report: Jazz to sign Tinsley as Burke cover
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Utah Jazz are reportedly close to signing free agent point guard Jamaal Tinsley following Trey Burke's injury.

Utah Jazz have reportedly moved to sign Jamaal Tinsley as cover for the injured Trey Burke.

The rookie point guard is expected to miss up to three months after fracturing his finger in pre-season.

According to ESPN, the team is looking to bring back veteran Tinsley, who left the team at the end of the last season.

The 35-year-old has a career average of 8.6 points per game.

Trey Burke #3 of the Utah Jazz poses for a portrait during the 2013 NBA rookie photo shoot at the MSG Training Center on August 6, 2013
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