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Derrick Favors Interview, Top Pick of the Nets (Video)

NEW YORK - JUNE 24:  Derrick Favors of Georgia State stands with NBA Commisioner David Stern after being drafted third overall by the New Jersey Nets at Madison Square Garden on June 24, 2010 in New York City.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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Marcus ShockleyCorrespondent IAugust 13, 2010

Derrick Favors was considered a lottery pick when he was still a junior in high school, and this year, that prediction became reality as the New Jersey Nets, loading up on big men, took Favors with their No. 1 pick.

In this exclusive interview, Favors talks about what he's seen in his summer league NBA action that's different than in college, and what he intends to do with his first big NBA paycheck.


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