Derrick Favors


Derrick Favors Opts Into $10.2M Option With Thunder

Derrick Favors has opted into his $10.2 million player option for the 22-23 season with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Favors signed a three-year, $27 million deal with the Utah Jazz during the 2020 season. The Jazz traded a first round pick in 2024 to the Thunder in order to unload...
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Thunder starting Derrick Favors Wednesday over Jeremiah Robinson-Earl

Oklahoma City Thunder forward/center Derrick Favors is starting on Wednesday against the New Orleans Pelicans. Favors is making the start at center over Jeremiah Robinson-Earl. He is averaging 21.7 minutes as a starter this season. numberFire's models project Favors for 23.3 FanDuel points and he has a $3,900 salary on...

Jazz trade Derrick Favors, first-round pick to Thunder

The Utah Jazz are trading center Derrick Favors and a future first-round pick to the Oklahoma City Thunder, receiving a second-round pick back in a salary dump. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the terms of the deal, which comes a night after the Thunder traded the 16th pick in the 2021 NBA Draft to the Houston Rockets for two future first-round picks.

Jazz to sit Rudy Gobert, Mike Conley, Donovan Mitchell and Derrick Favors vs. Lakers

Our original game preview for today focused on this Saturday matchup with the Utah Jazz being the start of a tougher stretch of the schedule for the Lakers, and while some of that is still true due to injuries and other games later in the week, it looks like their matinee matchup with the No. 1 seed may be a lot more winnable than previously though, because in addition to Donovan Mitchell missing the game with an ankle injury, the Jazz are sitting Rudy Gobert, Mike Conley and Derrick Favors for the second game of their current back-to-back.