Derrick Favors FC  #22

Current Team: New Orleans Pelicans

Born: Jul 15, 1991 (28 years old)

Birthplace/Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-10 (208cm)     Weight: 265 (120kg)

Hand: Right

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Current NBA Status: Under Contract (New Orleans Pelicans)

Free Agent: UFA-2020

Agent: Wallace Prather

Draft Entry: 2010 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2010 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 3, New Jersey Nets

Pre-Draft Team: Georgia Tech (Fr)

High School: South Atlanta High School [Atlanta, Georgia]

Derrick Favors News

Favors Starting To Live Up To Expectations
Favors dunked over Darko Milicic and played good defense against Kevin Love.

Salt Lake Tribune

Nets Acquire Deron Williams

The Nets have acquired Deron Williams in a trade involving Derrick Favors and Devin Harris.

RealGM Staff Report

Nets Trade For Deron Williams

Deron Williams has been traded to the Nets.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Four First Rounders Included In Nets' Offer For Carmelo

If Carmelo Anthony approves a trade to the Nets, their core would include Brook Lopez, Chauncey Billups and Anthony Morrow.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Nets Reopen Trade Talks For Anthony

Carmelo Anthony is once again being pursued by the Nets.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Nets Pull Out Of Carmelo Talks

Mikhail Prokhorov said he is ending negotiations on a trade to acquire Carmelo Anthony.

Denver Post

Carmelo Trade Expected Next Week

Carmelo Anthony may finally become a member of the Nets next week.

David Aldridge/

With Trade Rumors Swirling, Karl Watches Favors On TV

If the Nuggets trade Carmelo Anthony to the Nets, Derrick Favors will be the centerpiece of the deal.With Trade Rumors Swirling, Karl Watches Favors On TV

USA Today

Nets-Nuggets Blockbuster Taking Shape

A three-team, 15-player trade could be completed as early as this week, according to sources.

Marc Stein & Chris Broussard/

Nets Want More Consistency From Favors

Avery Johnson wants to see more from Derrick Favors before he's placed in the starting lineup.


Nets To Acquire Two First-Round Picks In Three-Team Trade

The Nets have agreed to a trade with the Lakers and Rockets, acquiring two first-round picks that could help them in a deal for Carmelo Anthony.

Ken Berger/CBS Sports

Nets Won't Reduce Favors' Minutes Upon Murphy's Return
Derrick Favors will not have his minutes impacted by Troy Murphy's return, as the Nets will instead reduce the playing time of Kris Humphries and Joe Smith.

Bergen Record

Favors' Play Has Increased Trade Stock
Derrick Favors has looked nothing like the player that struggled mightily in the preseason.

Ken Berger/CBS Sports

Denver Still Hopes To Convince Carmelo To Stay
The Nuggets are reportedly not as high on Derrick Favors as some had believed.

Portland Tried To Get Paul In Four-Team Deal
The Trail Blazers proposed the deal, which would have included the Nets, Nuggets and Hornets and at least three All-Stars.

Bergen Record

Nuggets Scout Favors, Nets Remain Confident In Offer For Carmelo
The Nuggets are scouting the third overall pick, Derrick Favors.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports (via Twitter)

Nuggets, Nets Working On Alternative Anthony Trade Scenarios
If the Nets acquire Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Favors will still go to Denver in return.

Yahoo! Sports

Four-Team Carmelo Trade In Serious Talks
Would Carmelo Anthony agree to sign a contract extension with the Nets if a four-team trade can be finalized?


Johnson Claims Nets Aren't Offering Favors For Carmelo
The Nets are not offering Derrick Favors in a package for Carmelo Anthony, at least according to Avery Johnson.

New York Daily News

Favors Wants Nets To Trust Him
The Nets plan to be patient with Derrick Favors, but he wants to be a force right away.

New York Post

Nets Sign Draft Picks Favors, James
The New Jersey Nets have signed first round draft picks Derrick Favors and Damion James.

Press Release

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