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The J-Notes May 19, 2019

Utah Jazz: Three reasons for and against keeping Derrick Favors

The Utah Jazz face a tough dilemma regarding Derrick Favors this summer as there are strong arguments for and against keeping him in their midst. If you’re unaware of just how pivotal this upcoming offseason is set to be for the Utah Jazz, it’s possible that you’ve been living under a rock. After three straight […] Utah Jazz: Three reasons for and against keeping Derrick Favors - The J-Notes - The J-Notes - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints May 18, 2019
LA has interest in signing Jazz big man Derrick Favors

LA has interest in signing Jazz big man Derrick Favors

The Los Angeles Lakers had a pretty disastrous 2018 regular season compared to expectations, missing out on the postseason despite getting LeBron James in free agency. With a huge offseason coming for the team, many are beginning to wonder what players the Lakers will target in free agency. According to one source, the team could […] The post LA has interest in signing Jazz big man Derrick Favors appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The J-Notes May 18, 2019

Utah Jazz: Lakers’ interest in Derrick Favors highlights multiple tough offseason decisions

The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly have interest in Derrick Favors which highlights just one of many decisions facing the Utah Jazz this summer. As every Utah Jazz fan ought to know by know, their team faces a plethora of tough decisions this offseason. There’s no doubt that the team needs to improve, but there are […] Utah Jazz: Lakers’ interest in Derrick Favors highlights multiple tough offseason decisions - The J-Notes - The J-Notes - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lakers Nation May 18, 2019
NBA Free Agency Rumors: Lakers Interested In Derrick Favors If Jazz Decline Team Option

NBA Free Agency Rumors: Lakers Interested In Derrick Favors If Jazz Decline Team Option

After missing the NBA playoffs for the sixth consecutive season, this offseason may be the most important one in Los Angeles...
ClutchPoints May 17, 2019
Report: Lakers interested in Jazz big man Derrick Favors

Report: Lakers interested in Jazz big man Derrick Favors

The Los Angeles Lakers will be keeping a close eye on Utah Jazz big man Derrick Favors, according to Sean Deveney of The Sporting News. Favors will be one of the many offseason targets for a franchise that has missed the playoffs for six straight seasons. Favors’ $16.9 million contract for 2019-20 is non-guaranteed until July […] The post Report: Lakers interested in Jazz big man Derrick Favors appeared first on ClutchPoints.
DeseretNews.com May 14, 2019

Morning links: Mock draft has Utah Jazz finding a possible Derrick Favors replacement; Utes’ Bradlee Anae the Pac-12’s top edge rusher

With the NBA draft lottery taking place Tuesday night, ESPN released a two-round mock draft for the 2019 NBA draft, while Pro...
DeseretNews.com May 7, 2019

Guest commentary: Here's how the Utah Jazz can keep Derrick Favors

Derrick Favors has been exceptional this season and if the Jazz pick up the option on his contract this summer it will limit...
ClutchPoints May 4, 2019
Derrick Favors prefers to remain with Jazz

Derrick Favors prefers to remain with Jazz

Since he was drafted with the third overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors has had a somewhat tumultuous career. Favors was initially drafted by the Brooklyn Nets (then still under the moniker of the New Jersey Nets), but he was traded to Utah midway through his rookie season in […] The post Derrick Favors prefers to remain with Jazz appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints May 3, 2019
Derrick Favors says he ‘would prefer to come back’ to Jazz

Derrick Favors says he ‘would prefer to come back’ to Jazz

Derrick Favors could become a free agent this summer. But if he will have it his way, the veteran power forward wants to remain with the Utah Jazz for good. Favors has a non-guaranteed $16 million contract for the 2019-2020 season. The Jazz will not have to pay him that amount if they decide to […] The post Derrick Favors says he ‘would prefer to come back’ to Jazz appeared first on ClutchPoints.
DeseretNews.com May 2, 2019

Utah Jazz answer the Rudy Gobert-Derrick Favors combination question during 2018-2019 season

Jazz head coach Quin Snyder opted to use Jae Crowder more at "power forward" alongside Gobert than he did Favors, who had a...
The J-Notes May 2, 2019

Utah Jazz 2018-19 player grades: Derrick Favors excels in role

Despite less opportunity than he perhaps deserved, Derrick Favors still came up big time and time again for the Utah Jazz. As the longest tenured Utah Jazz player, Derrick Favors has become an absolute staple and fan favorite in Salt Lake City. Not only is he beloved for how talented of a player he is […] Utah Jazz 2018-19 player grades: Derrick Favors excels in role - The J-Notes - The J-Notes - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The J-Notes Apr 27, 2019

Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors wants in, but the Jazz must test the market

Derrick Favors was the Utah Jazz’s most consistent performer during the 2019 NBA Playoffs, as well as the 82-game regular season. Derrick Favors future with the Utah Jazz has been an oft discussed topic throughout the 2018-19 season. But now, just days after the team’s season was officially ended at the hands of the Houston […] Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors wants in, but the Jazz must test the market - The J-Notes - The J-Notes - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Apr 25, 2019
Jae Crowder says he plans on recruiting for Jazz in free agency

Jae Crowder says he plans on recruiting for Jazz in free agency

Utah Jazz small forward Jae Crowder plans on recruiting for the franchise this summer once free agency starts on July 1. The Jazz could have roughly $39 million in cap space this summer, although that number would decrease if Utah keeps big man Derrick Favors and the rights to point guard Ricky Rubio. Crowder says […] The post Jae Crowder says he plans on recruiting for Jazz in free agency appeared first on ClutchPoints.
DeseretNews.com Apr 23, 2019

Quin Snyder's coaching flexibility pays dividends in big fourth-quarter rally to keep Utah Jazz hopes alive

Coach Quin Snyder utilized two players off the bench in the final quarter -- Derrick Favors and Royce ONeale -- and their...
DeseretNews.com Apr 23, 2019

Snyder's coaching flexibility pays dividends in big fourth-quarter rally to keep Jazz hopes alive

Coach Quin Snyder utilized two players off the bench in the final quarter -- Derrick Favors and Royce O'Neale -- and their...

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