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Jordan Farmar | Guard | #20

Team: Sacramento Kings
Age / DOB:  (31) / 11/30/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 180
College: UCLA
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 1 (26) / LAK

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Jordan Farmar, who wants to play in the NBA next season, met with the Lakers on Wednesday.
Farmar appeared in two games for the Kings last November before being released. He also tried out for the Cavs in February but was not signed. The Lakers are looking for point guard depth, but even if Farmer signs with L.A., it is extremely unlikely he becomes relevant in fantasy leagues. Thu, Jul 13, 2017 09:25:00 AM

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If the Cavs sign anybody from Wednesday's workout, it will be Jordan Farmar, according to ESPN's Dave McMenamin.

Not only did Farmar impress during the tryout, he is also willing to sign a 10-day contract, something which Mario Chalmers and Kirk Hinrich were unwilling to do. Farmar is in a "holding pattern," a source told ESPN, as it is possible that the Cavs will not offer a 10-day contract to anyone. From a fantasy perspective, it should be noted that that Farmar, or any other player that gets signed, is unlikely to play enough to make an impact.
Fri, Feb 3, 2017 12:34:00 PM

Jordan Farmar was impressive at Wednesday's workout for the Cavaliers according to Joe Vardon of

The Cavaliers are in the market for a backup point guard and they worked out Kirk Hinrich and Mario Chalmers in addition to Farmar. Lance Stephenson was also there, but imagining Born Ready on the same team as LeBron James is comical to say the least. Regardless of who the Cavaliers sign, there's no real reason for fantasy owners to monitor this situation.
Thu, Feb 2, 2017 11:58:00 AM

Jordan Farmar will reportedly work out for the Cavs on Wednesday.

LeBron James wants Cleveland management to bring in another playmaker, so they'll be hosting auditions for Farmar, Lance Stephenson, Mario Chalmers and Kirk Hinrich on Wednesday. The Cavs have also discussed a potential trade involving Iman Shumpert and Deron Williams, but to this point, Dallas has been uninterested in making that sort of deal.
Source: ESPN
Wed, Feb 1, 2017 11:07:00 AM

The Kings have waived Jordan Farmar.

Darren Collison has served his eight-game suspension, and Farmar was barely a part of the rotation when Collison was absent. Farmar may have to go overseas for his next contract.
Mon, Nov 7, 2016 02:11:00 PM

Kings sign G Jordan Farmar.

He was waived back on Oct. 24 after the team gained confidence in Ty Lawson and Garrett Temple. The Kings were able to move Darren Collison to the suspended list to allow the extra roster spot for this move. Farmar isn't a lock to be in the rotation.
Wed, Nov 2, 2016 04:18:00 PM

Kings waive G Jordan Farmar.

Farmar averaged 6.5 points (.471 FG%, 5-11 3pt, .833 FT%), 1.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists in four preseason contests with Sacramento. With both Farmar and Isaiah Cousins both waived today, Ty Lawson is the only true PG left on the Kings roster and will likely see extended minutes while Darren Collison is out.
Mon, Oct 24, 2016 05:47:00 PM

Kings sign G Jordan Farmar.

It's official. The Kings really needed to add some point guard depth with Darren Collison likely to be suspended to start the season. Second-round pick Isaiah Cousins hasn't done anything to warrant a roster spot to start the season, so expect Farmar to split the point guard minutes with Ty Lawson while Collison is out.
Wed, Sep 14, 2016 02:23:00 PM

Jordan Farmar has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Kings.

It's unclear if there's any guaranteed money here, or if this is just a camp invite, but it's worth noting that Farmar finished the 2015-16 season playing under Dave Joerger in Memphis. If Farmar does make the regular-season roster, he could split minutes with Ty Lawson early on while Darren Collison serves his suspension, but he won’t have any long-term value as the third-string guard in Sacramento.
Tue, Sep 13, 2016 04:51:00 PM

Jordan Farmar scored three points with three rebounds, two assists, one steal, one block and one 3-pointer in 19 minutes against the Warriors on Saturday.

He lost run because coach Dave Joerger probably didn't trust him against Stephn Curry. Farmar should play more the next time out, especially since the Grizzlies will likely use more two-PG lineups against the Clippers on Tuesday.
Sat, Apr 9, 2016 11:03:00 PM

Jordan Farmar scored 11 points on 4-of-9 shooting Friday, to go with two boards, two assists, three 3-pointers and four turnovers in 26 minutes.

Farmar is starting for Memphis, but he's not necessarily seeing starters minutes. Over the past six, he has compiled averages of 10.5 points, 3.0 assists, 1.5 triples and 1.7 turnovers while receiving 24.7 minutes a night. That's only been good enough for 15th round value in standard 9-cat leagues, so he's little more than a low-end point guard to own in deeper formats.
Sat, Apr 9, 2016 12:39:00 AM

Jordan Farmar bounced back on Tuesday with 15 points, four assists, two rebounds and one steal in 31 minutes vs. the visiting Bulls.

The win gives the slumping Grizzlies some breathing room, as they're now 3.5 games up on the No. 9 seed Rockets. Farmar had just two points in 14 minutes on Sunday, ceding minutes to backup Xavier Munford, but tonight's result confirms that the starting job is his to lose.
Tue, Apr 5, 2016 10:55:00 PM

Jordan Farmar struggled in 14 minutes vs. Orlando, posting two points on 1-of-5 shooting with three assists, one steal and two turnovers.

The Grizzlies have had 28 different players in uniform this season, setting an NBA record, but despite the injury-induced carousel they're still in the thick of the playoff picture. Farmar was lousy tonight and ceded playing time to Xavier Munford, so this could be a full-blown position battle. Over his previous six games Farmar averaged 11.0 points, 1.7 triples, 3.3 assists, 1.5 steals and only 1.2 turnovers, but those numbers won't last if Munford cuts into his playing time.
Sun, Apr 3, 2016 08:45:00 PM

Jordan Farmar had another solid outing on Friday, tallying 12 points on 4-of-10 shooting to go with two boards, two assists, two 3-pointers, two steals, one block and just one turnover in 26 minutes.

Farmar has been excellent in Memphis, owning averages of 11.0 points, 3.3 assists, 1.5 steals, 1.7 treys and just 1.2 turnovers per game on 44.4 percent shooting, which translates to seventh-round value in standard 9-cat leagues. He has the starting point guard spot locked up, and is worth a look in most leagues for those seeking a quality low-end PG.
Fri, Apr 1, 2016 11:59:00 PM

The Grizzlies have signed Jordan Farmar for the remainder of the season.

This makes a lot of sense because Farmar has played well and Mike Conley (Achilles) won't be re-evaluated until the end of the regular season. Farmar is averaging 10.8 points, 3.6 assists, 1.8 boards, 1.4 steals and 1.6 treys as a Grizzly and is worth a look if you need a low-end guard.
Thu, Mar 31, 2016 12:52:00 PM

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