Derrick Favors Biography

(Professional Basketball Player)

Derrick Favors is a well-known American professional basketball player. He is best known as the player of Utah Jazz wearing a jersey number 15. He is married to his longtime girlfriend Shivolli DaSilva. He is the father of two kids.

Relationship Facts of Derrick Favors

  • Derrick Favors is married to Shivolli DaSilva.
  • He is father of Three (Sanaa Favors, Serenitee Favors, Derrick Favors Jr.).
  • Derrick Favors is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Derrick Favors is married to his long-term girlfriend Shivolli DaSilva.

Reflecting on the personal life of Derrick Favors, he is a married man. He is married to his longtime girlfriend Shivolli DaSilva. There is no information on his marriage date or details.

Shivolli is an entrepreneur and owns a business named Volli Production, LLC.

He is the father of two children. In 2015, the couple welcomed twin baby girls namely Serenitee Favors and Sanaa Favors.

This couple was again blessed with a baby boy named Derrick Favors Jr. in 2017.

Who is Derrick Favors?

Derrick Favors is a well-known American professional basketball player. He is best known as the player of Utah Jazz wearing jersey number 15.

Derrick FavorsAge, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality

Derrick was born in Atlanta, Georgia on 15 July 1991. He is of African American ethnicity and has American nationality.

His birth name is Derrick Bernard Favors. His mother’s name is Deandra Favors and his father’s name is Johnnie Parker.

He has an elder sister Tiffany and a younger brother Brandon. They all were raised together.

Derrick Favors: Education, School/College University

For his schooling, he joined South Atlanta High School where he was ranked the number 1 player in the country by Scout.com in 2009, number 2 in the ESPNU100, and number 4 by Rivals.com.

After graduating from high school, he attended Georgia Tech in January 2009.

Derrick Favors: Professional Life, Career, Awards

Derrick Favors started playing basketball professionally after being selected by New Jersey Nets in the 2010 NBA draft.

He is active on the sports field since 2010 and he is still active in playing.

His career took on a successful path when he was selected to play professionally. He came to fame with his outstanding performance in the games.

Derrick Favors
Caption: Derrick Favors (Source: SLC Dunk)

After playing a year from the Nets, he was traded to Utah Jazz along with Devin Harris in exchange for Deron Williams on 23 February 2011.

On 19 October 2011, he signed a four-year contract extension with the team and he is still playing from there.

He signed a shoe deal with Adidas just before the 2010 NBA draft and has been loyal to Adidas since he was 15.

This player has also the skills of a businessman. Along with his wife, Favors has opened Minky Couture’s luxury blankets, S&S Lux.

Derrick has been awarded titles such as NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2011), ACC Rookie of the Year  (2010), Naismith Prep Player of the Year (2009), and Mr. Basketball USA (2009), and many more.

Derrick Favors: Salary and Net Worth($35 m)

He has a net worth of $35 million but his salary. Similarly, taking about his salary, he earns around $9, 72, 000 every year.

Derrick signed a three-year contract with Utah worth $29,162,700 in 2020, with an annual salary of $10,183,000.

Derrick Favors: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

Except for his trade rumor, he has not suffered other rumors and controversy.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Derrick Favors has a height of 6 feet 10 inches.

His body weighs 120kg. he has black hair and black eyes.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Derrick Favours is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

He has more than 48.9k followers on Facebook, 85.1k followers on Instagram, and 145.4k followers on Twitter.

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