Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors out vs. Rockets, will undergo MRI Sunday
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Dec 1, 2012
Favors said he will undergo an MRI on Sunday. Houston • Derrick Favors tried to play through it. Favors' injury was the second blow to the Jazz rotation on this three-game road trip. But after Favors didn't return after playing just nine minutes in Friday's loss at Oklahoma City due to one of the trickiest injuries NBA players face, the Utah Jazz may have to get used to playing without their rising power forward. Favors was held out of Saturday's game at Houston with what the team called a strained right arch. After stumbling to a 58-49 halftime deficit, the Jazz came alive in the third quarter. Alec Burks scored 11 points in 14 minutes and even Jeremy Evans, the defending slam dunk champion, contributed, scoring four points and corralling three rebounds.
Jazz notes: Derrick Favors plagued by plantar fasciitis
Jazz notes: Derrick Favors plagued by plantar fasciitis by Bill Oram The Salt Lake Tribune Published Dec 1, 2012 06:51PM MDT Houston • Derrick Favors tried to play through it. For five games he told the pain in his right foot to go away. But after Favor