Derrick Favors agrees to 4-year, $49 million extension with Jazz


Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap out, Derrick Favors in for the long haul.

Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Utah Jazz and forward Derrick Favors have agreed to terms on a four year, $49 million extension.

The 22 year old Favors now becomes the centerpiece of a Jazz rebuilding effort.  In 23.2 minutes per game a season ago, Favors averaged 9.4 points and 7.1 rebounds.