Favors’ $16.9 million contract for 2019-20 becomes guaranteed with the Jazz on July 6.
“My journey has been amazing,” Favors said. “I’ve been through a lot. I’ve been through trade rumors and a step back in role."
Derrick Favors caused the Rockets problems in Game 4 and James Harden vowed his team would improve.
Derrick Favors caused the Houston Rockets problems in Game 4 and James Harden vowed his side would improve.
Favors averaged 12.3 points and 7.2 rebounds in 28 minutes per game last season.
Previous reports said the Bulls were seeking a first-round pick for Mirotic, but the Jazz have countered with half-season rental Favors.