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The Utah Jazz rookies fell victim to some classic NBA rookie hazing earlier this week, which is usually pretty light in nature. Basketball hazing can include everything from wearing a children’s backpack to getting punked out over a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. For the Jazz, it involved taking a trip to the nail salon. […]
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The Utah Jazz have signed forward Derrick Favors to a four-year contract extension worth at least $49 million. “We have tremendous respect for and confidence in Derrick and see him as an important part of our future. He brings a toughness and defensive mindset that make him a key piece to what we are trying to build here,” Utah general manager Dennis
The Utah Jazz have signed Derrick Favors to a four-year contract extension.
Terms of the deal with the three-year veteran were not announced on Saturday, and a phone call seeking comment from Favors' agent, Wallace Prather, was not immediately returned.
The 6-foot-10 forward-center averaged career highs with 9.4 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.69 blocks in 77 games and eight starts...
Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors Contract Grade
By Josh Morgan: Hoopstuff Senior Writer
Contract: 4 years, 49 million
This extension is looking towards the future. Once the third overall pick in the draft, Favors has been mostly playing behind Paul Millsap and Al Jefferson since he came to Utah in the trade that sent Deron Williams to the Nets, but now with Millsap and Jefferson both...
The Utah Jazz have signed Derrick Favors to a multi-year contract extension.
The 6-foot-10 forward-center averaged career highs with 9.4 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.69 blocks in 77 games and eight starts last season. He had nine double-doubles.
Terms of the deal with the three-year veteran were not announced on Saturday.
Favors was the third overall pick in the 2010 draft out of...
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Utah Jazz: Time To Trade For Jimmer Fredette Is Now
By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff..
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According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, 22-year-old forward, Derrick Favors, has agreed to a 4-year, $49 million-plus contract extension with the Utah Jazz. Favors averaged 9.4 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.7 blocks in 23 minutes per game with the Jazz last season.
Derrick Favors has reached agreement on a four-year, $49 million-plus contract extension with theUtah Jazz,...
Derrick Favors has agreed to a four-year, $49 million contract extension with the Utah Jazz. The deal includes bonus incentives that could push the value for Favors well over $50 million. Favors was acquired by the Jazz in 2011 in a trade involving Deron Williams. In 23.2 minutes per game a season ago, Favors averaged 9.4 points and 7.1 rebounds.
Derrick Favors has committed his future to Utah, after signing a four-year contract extension this week.
Favors is one of Utah’s prize assets and is an exciting young player (Courtesy sportspic.biz)
Favors can expect to see plenty of minutes this year after the off-season shake around in Utah, which has seen Paul Millsap head to Atlanta.
This deal seems to solidify the Jazz’s...
Derrick Favors has reached agreement on a four-year $49 million-plus contract extension with the Utah Jazz league sources told Yahoo Sports.
The deal includes bonus incentives that could push the package well over $50 million sources said.
Favors 22 is a centerpiece of the Jazz's future and will take over a starting frontcourt position because of the off-season departures...
Utah Jazz’ power forward Derrick Favors, who figures to start this season with the departure of Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap, reached an agreement to a four-year contract extension worth $49 million dollars.
As reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Favors will sign a contract in the near future, according to league sources. Favors is part of a 2010 draft class eligible...
After letting both Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap leave in free agency, it was clear that the Utah Jazz were putting the weight of the franchise on the backs of their young big men Derrick Favors and Enes Kanter. It became even more clear on Friday when the Jazz and Derrick Favors agreed on a 4 year, $49M contract extension.
This ultimately is a move that the Jazz...
Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap out, Derrick Favors in for the long haul.
Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Utah Jazz and forward Derrick Favors have agreed to terms on a four year, $49 million extension.
Y! Sources: Derrick Favors has reached agreement with the Utah Jazz on a lucrative, four-year contract extension. http://t.co/88tmDFKFGV
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA...
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