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

Current 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

Derrick Favors Asked Jazz To Send Him To Pelicans
The Jazz worked to accommodate Derrick Favors, who had $16.9 million remaining on his deal.

Tony Jones/The Athletic

Pelicans Agree To Acquire Derrick Favors From Jazz
The Jazz were widely expected to part ways with Derrick Favors this offseason.

Tony Jones/The Athletic

Derrick Favors To Approach Offseason As Though He's Already Unrestricted
The Jazz have a $17 million contract option on Derrick Favors with a July 6th guarantee date.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Lakers Reportedly Targeting Bradley Beal, Derrick Favors In Summer Moves
The Lakers are pursuing trade options outside of Anthony Davis.

Sean Deveney/Sporting News

Jazz Looking To Add 'A Sniper At Any Position' In Offseason
Lindsey added that he wants Derrick Favors to be part of the future of the team.

Andy Larsen/The Salt Lake Tribune

Jazz Offering Ricky Rubio, Derrick Favors, FRP To Grizzlies For Mike Conley
The Jazz believe Mike Conley would be an ideal fit in the backcourt alongside Donovan Mitchell.

Kevin O'Connor/The Ringer

Nikola Jokic Suspended 1 Game, Mason Plumlee And Derrick Favors Fined
Jokic will miss Friday's game against the Suns.

Mike Singer/Denver Post

Derrick Favors Agrees Upon Two-Year, $36M Deal With Jazz
Derrick Favors was a free agent for the first time in his career.

Marc J. Spears/The Undefeated

Derrick Favors Remains Available In Trade Talks
The Jazz are unlikely to re-sign Derrick Favors long-term due to the presence of Rudy Gobert.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Derrick Favors: Don't Write Me Off Just Yet
Derrick Favors has averaged 16.8 points, 8.8 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.8 blocks per game since Rudy Gobert's injury.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Derrick Favors, Jazz Never Held Serious Extension Talks
Derrick Favors hoped to sign a contract extension with the Jazz heading into last season.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Jazz Receiving Trade Offers For Derrick Favors
Derrick Favors put his North Salt Lake home up for sale earlier this week, according to

Jody Genessy/Deseret News

Jazz Testing Trade Market For Derrick Favors
Utah's level of seriousness on dealing Derrick Favors is unclear.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Jazz Prioritizing Extension For George Hill Over Derrick Favors
The Jazz still possess more than $13 million in cap space, which could allow the team to agree upon an in-season contract extension with George Hill or Derrick Favor

Marc Stein/ESPN

Derrick Favors To Miss Utah's Season Opener
Derrick Favors will miss the regular season opener for the Jazz against the Blazers due to a bone bruise and IT band soreness in his left knee.

Mike Richman/Oregonain

Jazz Offering Derrick Favors In Package To Cavs For No. 1 Overall Pick
The Jazz presumably would pick between Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker if they acquire the selection by parting with Derrick Favors.

Spencer Checketts/1280 The Zone

Derrick Favors Agrees To $49M, Four-Year Extension With Jazz
Derrick Favors was acquired by the Jazz in 2011 in a trade involving Deron Williams.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Jazz Continuing Extension Talks With Hayward, Favors
If they are not able to sign extensions, Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors both are expected to become restricted free agents.

Bill Oram/The Salt Lake Tribune

Jazz Defend Slow Approach In Developing Young Players
The Jazz have been slow to increase the minutes of Derrick Favors, Gordon Hayward, Enes Kanter and Alec Burks.

Bill Oram/Salt Lake Tribune

Favors Has Plantar Fasciitis
Derrick Favors did not play for the second straight game on Monday.

Bill Oram/Salt Lake Tribune

Favors To Undergo MRI On Right Foot
Derrick Favors has been struggling with plantar fasciitis.

Jody Genessy/Deseret News

Derrick Favors Wants More Playing Time Heading Into Final Guaranteed Year
Derrick Favors is entering the final guaranteed year of his rookie contract.

Jody Genessy/Deseret News

Irving, Lin Among Players Named To U.S. Select Team
Kyrie Irving and Jeremy Lin have been named to the USA select team, which will practice against the U.S. Olympic team as it prepares for the London games.

Jazz See Correlation Between Bigs, Titles
The Jazz have great depth in the frontcourt with Al Jefferson, Paul Millsap, Derrick Favors and Enes Kanter.

Jody Genessy/Deseret News

Derrick Favors Fined $25,000 For Throwing Ball Into Stands
Derrick Favors was threw a ball into the stands after being whistled for an offensive foul against the Mavericks.

Steve Luhm/Salt Lake Tribune

Millsap Set To Regain Starting Spot From Favors
Paul Millsap will start in place of second-year pro Derrick Favors.

Brian T. Smith/Salt Lake Tribune

Jazz Exercise Option On C.J. Miles, Favors, Hayward
The Jazz picked up their option on guard C.J. Miles for the 2011-12 season.

Brian T. Smith/Salt Lake Tribune

Jazz GM: You Can Never Have Too Many Bigs
Kanter joins a crowded big man rotation in Salt Lake City.

Deseret News

Millsap Prefers To Play Power Forward
Paul Millsap spent considerable minutes at small forward after the Jazz acquired Derrick Favors.

Jody Genessy/Deseret News

Jazz Could Move Millsap To Small Forward
A front line of Paul Millsap at the 3, Derrick Favors at the 4, and Al Jefferson at the 5 could be an answer to Utah's defensive and rebounding woes.

Brian T. Smith/Salt Lake Tribune

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