Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Sports


Position
F
 
Jersey
15
Name  Derrick Favors
Born  7/15/1991
Height  6-10
Weight  268
College  Georgia Tech
3/1/2015 9:21:00 AM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors recorded a double-double in the victory over the Bucks on Saturday.
Insight: Favors has 17 double-doubles this season. He had 16 points and 12 rebounds with three blocks and three steals on Saturday. Favors shot 7-of-11 from the field. He should be owned in all standard leagues as he averaged 17.1 ppg and 7.7 rpg in February.
 
1/25/2015 9:40:00 AM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors returned to the lineup Saturday night after missing Thursday's game with the Bucks due to personal reasons.
Insight: He didn't produce much in his first game back, nine points, eight rebounds, one assist and two blocks, but he should be fine. he's averaging 15.8 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 1.4 apg, 1.6 bpg this season.
 
1/22/2015 2:47:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors will not play on Thursday versus the Bucks due to personal reasons according to the Salt Lake Tribune.
Insight: All the team has said is Favors will not travel to Milwaukee with the team for "personal reasons." Rudy Gobert will likely draw the start and is a great option for blocks and rebounds on Thursday. The Jazz are 0-3 without Favors this season.
 
1/14/2015 10:00:00 AM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors posted a solid line during Tuesday's loss to the Warriors.
Insight: He went 10-of-16 from the field and 2-of-3 from the line for 22 points, 11 rebounds, and one block. Favors is a top-50 player.
 
1/11/2015 2:30:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors had a noticable limp during Saturday's game, according to a Salt Lake Tribune report.
Insight: it looks like he can play through it, but no at a peak level. He played just 18 minutes against Houston, scoring 15 and pulling down seven rebounds. Fantasy owners can keep starting him, but he may be limited for a couple of games.
 
1/9/2015 10:27:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors played had a double-double Friday versus Oklahoma City.
Insight: He had 22 points and 11 rebounds, while going 9-of-17 from the field and 4-of-6 from the line. Favors also had three blocks, one assist, and four turnovers.
 
1/7/2015 10:22:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors played very well during Wednesday's victory against the Bulls.
Insight: He went 8-of-15 from the field and 4-of-4 from the line for 20 points, 11 rebounds, two assists, two steals, and one turnover. Favors is a top-50 option.
 
12/19/2014 9:24:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors posted a double-double during Friday's victory against the Magic.
Insight: He had 23 points, 10 rebounds, three assists, two blocks, and one turnover. Favors continues to be a solid option for owners.
 
12/17/2014 10:11:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors scored 11 points and grabbed six rebounds in his return versus the Heat.
Insight: Favors played 33 minutes and took eight shots. He made three field goals and was 5-of-7 from the line. Favors also had six rebounds, a steal, a block and an assist.
 
12/17/2014 6:21:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors will play versus the Heat on Wednesday.
Insight: Utah played on Tuesday, and Favors sat out, so perhaps the plan was for him to play just one of the two back-to-back games. Favors should be in all lineups on Wednesday.
 
12/16/2014 6:53:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors (ankle) will not play Tuesday against the Pelicans.
Insight: Rudy Gobert will draw the start, and could make for a nice option in daily fantasy action.
 
12/16/2014 12:07:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors missed Sunday's game, but did get in a limited practice Monday and is questionable for Tuesday's game against New Orleans
Insight: Favors left Friday's game with a right ankle injury. He's taken a big step forward this season averaging 15.6 ppg, 8.2 rpg, 1.5 apg.
 
12/12/2014 9:51:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors left Friday's game with a right ankle injury.
Insight: Favors will not return, which should not come as a surprise, as there have been a ton of injuries in the NBA on Friday night.
 
12/10/2014 9:12:00 AM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors led Utah with 21 points in the, 100-96, victory over the Spurs.
Insight: Favors led the team with 20 shot attempts as he shot 50 percent. He contributed in every other category with eight rebounds, two assists, two blocks and a steal. Favors is putting up decent numbers this season, averaging 16.2 ppg and 8.5 rpg while shooting 56.5 percent from the field.
 
12/6/2014 8:56:00 AM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors led Utah with 21 points and 13 rebounds against the Magic on Friday.
Insight: It was Favors sixth double-double of the season. He also had five blocks, which is a season-high. Favors is averaging 16.3 ppg this season, and it is rising as he has scored at least 19 points in each of his last three games.
 
12/1/2014 8:19:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors (illness) will not play on Monday.
Insight: Trevor Booker will see a bump in minutes, but Favors should only miss a game or two.
 
11/25/2014 11:06:00 AM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors shot 10-of-17 from the floor for 21 points to go along with 15 rebounds.
Insight: Favors scoring has been a bit inconsistent, but he's always going to get fantasy owners solid rebound totals.
 
11/12/2014 9:48:00 PM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors shot 9-of-11 from the floor for 20 points on Wednesday.
Insight: He also had six rebounds, three assists, two steals, two blocks, and three turnovers. Favors has played very well this season, and looks like he is line to break out.
 
11/2/2014 10:35:00 AM
Description: Jazz power forward Derrick Favors had the game of his life on Saturday.
Insight: Favors scored a career-high 32 points in the 119-91 victory over the Suns. He made 12-of-22 shots and 8-of-9 attempts at the line. Favors also had nine rebounds, two steals, two blocks and an assisst. He has turned in three great games in the first week and has certainly raised eyebrows among fantasy owners.
 
10/30/2014 10:53:00 PM
Description: Utah power forward Derrick Favors had a double-double in Thursday's loss to the Mavericks.
Insight: He had 17 points and 11 rebounds, but what was more impressive was that he shot 7-for-12 from the field. If he has totals like these all season, owners will be extremely happy.
 

Powered by · The Sports Network
.