Derrick Favors has spent?eight seasons with the Jazz, playing a key role in Utah's playoff runs in 2016-17 and '17-18. According to reports, the big man will soon make it an even 10 years in Salt Lake City.
Free agent Derrick Favors has agreed to a two-year, $36M-plus deal with the Utah Jazz, agent Wallace Prather tells Yahoo.
As many others have said, Utah is bringing Derrick Favors back on a two-year deal. Expect Dante Exum to return, too. Jazz are excited about the internal growth their team can have, and made it a priority to retain their own guys.
Favors bounced back after a pair of injury-plagued seasons and averaged 12.3 points and 7.2 rebounds and accepted a more complementary role this season. He and the Jazz brass had reportedly met yesterday in Atlanta -- Favors' home town -- for three hours.?
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.
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