Enes Kanter smiled and pointed at the man one locker over.
"Welcome back," he said.
After missing three straight games — and seven of the Jazz’s previous 13 — with a lingering hip injury, Derrick Favors was back in the starting lineup Monday and showing with his play why the Jazz are winless (0-9) on the year when he’s out.
Favors scored 20 points, pulled down...
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Last article we covered Trey Burke one of the young pieces of the Utah Jazz. This time we cover another young piece.
Derrick Favors known at this point of his career as a defensive guy but not much of an offensive threat.
Derrick came to the Jazz as the major piece in the Deron Williams trade. It was quite obvious then that...
Utah Jazz power forward Derrick Favors has been ruled out of Wednesday night's contest against the Brooklyn Nets. Favors came in as a game-time decision, however after further development he will not suit up due to his ailing hip injury, according to Aaron Falk on Twitter.Streamline1989 via Wikimedia CommonsFavors' strained hip has been bothering him the past few weeks and...
The Utah Jazz miss Derrick Favors. He played in the last game they won, a 106-99 victory over the Sacramento Kings, a game that saw Favors contribute 17 points, 12 rebounds, and a block. Since he went out, the Jazz have missed him on both ends of the floor. Their defense is back to 30th in the NBA, and they’ve lost by an average of 12 points. They also have the daunting task of...
Starting center Derrick Favors and reserve forward Jeremy Evans missed Utah's matchup against Toronto on Monday night.
Favors' injured hip kept him out for the fourth time in five games. Without Favors in the lineup, the Jazz have lost all five games this season, including two earlier because of a sore back.
Favors averages 13.5 points and 9.3 rebounds and anchors Utah...
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February 03, 2014
Jazz forward Derrick Favors made a game-winning putback dunk with 2.1 seconds remaining to beat the Lakers 105-103. The post Derrick Favors Game-Winning Putback Dunk To Beat Lakers (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Hayward scored 12 points with four rebounds and five assists Wednesday, coming just short on the game tying 3 at the buzzer in the 4th quarter. (Photo: Yahoo!)
The Jazz were not gifted with a gimme game to ease into the new NBA season. Rather, they were put up against the Oklahoma City Thunder and super star Kevin Durant opening night. The Jazz fell short 101-98 but went back-and...
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...
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October 19, 2013
Kanter and Favors will begin next season as starters for the first time in their careers (Photo credit: the 700 level)
Derrick Favors and Enes Kanter both were selected in the lottery of their respective drafts, but this year marks the first time both will notch a starting role. Stuck behind Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap for the last two years Jazz Nation will finally be able to...
If you're looking for the NBA announcer meltdown of the week, it comes to us courtesy of David Locke from the Utah Jazz radio network.Nearing the end of Saturday's Grizzlies/Jazz game, Utah forward Derrick Favors missed an easy lay-up attempt which could have turned into a three-point play.After the ball rimmed out, Locke decided to speak in tongues for a few seconds:(Courtesy...