Derrick Favors

Height: 6-10

Weight: 265 lbs

College: Georgia Tech

Player Bio: Derrick Favors was born and raised in Atlanta Georgia. While attending South Atlanta High School he became a top 5 basketball prospect in the country. He played only one year at Georgia Tech (2009-2010) helping his team reach the ACC finals. In 2010 he declared for the NBA Draft where he was drafted by the New Jersey Nets and was eventually traded to the Utah Jazz where he still plays today. Notable achievements while with the Utah Jazz are his 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 seasons where he averaged a career high in points per game with 16.0 and 16.4 respectively.

Team headshot of Derrick Favors of the Utah Jazz