Saturday, December 7, 2013
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Forwards Derrick Favors and Marvin Williams have been ruled out for Utah's game against the Sacramento Kings.
Favors has a sore lower back and Williams will miss his second straight game with inflammation in his right foot.
Favors started each of the Jazz's first 21 games at forward or center. He is averaging 13.5 points and a team-high 9.5 rebounds.
Williams started the season on the injured list while recovering from Achilles surgery. He is averaging 10.4 points.
The Kings recalled center Hamady Ndiaye from the D-League's Reno Bighorns. Ndiaye has played nine games for the Kings, averaging 0.2 points and 1.6 rebounds.