Utah Jazz Salute Donovan Mitchell On Talkin’ Sports

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) goes to the basket as Houston Rockets center Clint Capela (15) defends during the first half in Game 4 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series Sunday, May 6, 2018, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

(KUTV) - The Utah Jazz have been eliminated from the NBA Playoffs while the rest of the field pushes on, but after exceeding expectations in the eyes of most, the future looks awfully bright. After players came back from the game five loss in Houston, each one of them sat down for an end of the season briefing, and many of them were asked about Donovan Mitchell’s rookie season, his growth, and the kind of teammate he is. Donovan is a finalist for the coveted “Rookie of the Year” honor to be awarded on June 25th, few rookies in the history of the league helped to lead the kind of postseason run that he went on with the Jazz. Here’s a tribute to Donovan, as explained by his teammates.