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SLC Dunk Jul 26, 2016

The Downbeat #1961: Contract Favors Edition

How would the Utah Jazz extend Derrick Favors? AllThatAmar As many of you have noticed the Downbeat look is in the midst of a change. Consider this a sort of improvement during the offseason. We’re not quite where we want to be for the downbeat structure but we’re getting close. Eric Pincus at BasketballInsiders.com posted an article about how the Utah Jazz could theoretically give Derrick Favors an extension using the James Harden deal as a basis. One option really intrigues me and should intrigue you. The following is the maximum restructured contract...
SLC Dunk Jul 15, 2016

Happy Birthday to Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors

Happy Birthday to youuu! Happy Birthday to Utah Jazz bigman Derrick Favors! Favors turns 25 years old today! (Years young?) And while we do want to wish him the best, as the young father of twin girls, we also want to wish him some quiet time for an extra long nap today as well. Similar to fellow July 15th Birthday Jazzmen (John Crotty and Stephen Howard), Favors played for the Jazz as a rookie. He wasn't drafted by them (Round 1, Pick #3, 2010), but was traded for during the season (adios Deron Williams)! Since that point in time he has logged over 10,000 minutes over six seasons with...

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