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Donovan Mitchell stats: What are his numbers with Utah Jazz?

Donovan Mitchell stats: Donovan Mitchell may be part of the Cleveland Cavaliers now but he was great for The Utah Jazz. Donovan Mitchell spent six seasons with the Jazz and Cavaliers. Throughout his career, he has averaged 24.6 points, 4.5 assists, and 4.2 rebounds. He was selected 13th overall in the first round of the 2017 NBA Draught. He had four NBA All-Star appearances. He was nominated to the NBA All-Rookie First Team as a rookie with the Utah Jazz and won the Slam Dunk Contest in 2018. In 2022, he was dealt from the Jazz to the Cavaliers.

Winning Slam dunk contest as a rookie

The Jazz got Mitchell by trading Trey Lyles to the Denver Nuggets for the 13th selection, which was the All-Star guard from Louisville. Later in his rookie season, Mitchell competed in the 2018 Slam Dunk event during All-Star weekend and won the trophy, wowing the audience. He wore the uniforms of some of the finest dunkers in NBA history, like Darrell Griffith and Vince Carter, to pay respect to them.

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The youngest player in NBA history to score 50 points or more in multiple games in a playoff series

Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Playoffs, when the Jazz was on the bubble, was perhaps his greatest game as a Jazz player. Mitchell finished with 57 points, nine rebounds, and seven assists on 19-of-33 shooting from the field and 6-of-15 from three-point range. The Jazz lost Game 1 to the Nuggets and were eliminated in seven games by Denver. His 57 points ranked third all-time in NBA Playoff history.

The 2020 NBA Playoffs in Orlando were memorable, despite the Jazz being ousted in the first round. Mitchell scored 57 points in Game 1, 30 points in Game 2, 20 points in Game 3, 51 points in Game 4, 30 points in Game 5, 44 points in Game 6, and 22 points in Game 7. He averaged 36 points per game in the 2020 postseason. Mitchell was the NBA’s youngest player to score 50 points or more in multiple postseason games.

In a Utah Jazz uniform, only Adrian Dantley, Karl Malone, and “Pistol” Pete Maravich averaged more points per game than Donovan Mitchell. Mitchell also ranks ninth all-time in Jazz scoring history after only five seasons in Salt Lake City. Furthermore, “Spida” made a charity contribution with his money and time that Jazz fans and Utah residents will remember for a long time.

In jazz history, 12 numbers have been retired. Despite his influence on and off the court in Utah, the former Jazz player does not feel his No. 45 jersey should be retired at Vivint Arena.

Let’s look back at Donovan Mitchell’s stats with Utah Jazz

SeasonGPFGMFG%3PM3P%FTMFT%RebAssistStealBlockPoints
2017-187959543.71873423980.5296291118271,616
2018-197766143.218836.231980.6316322106311,829
2019-206960244.917336.627886.330429470141,655
2020-215347843.817838.626784.523527752151,401
2021-226761744.823235.526785.328235899121,733