Donovan Mitchell, Utah Jazz Players Celebrate Guard’s Reported Contract Extension

Nov 22, 2020, 3:28 PM
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Donovan Mitchell #45 of the Utah Jazz celebrates the Jazz win at the end of Game Six of Round One of the 2018 NBA Playoffs against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Vivint Smart Home Arena on April 27, 2018 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Jazz beat the Thunder 96-91 to advance to the second round of the NBA Playoffs. (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images)
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Donovan Mitchell and his teammates celebrated following reports that the Utah Jazz guard had signed a five-year, max contract extension.

On Sunday, November 22, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Mitchell and the Jazz agreed to a $195 million deal that will keep the NBA All-Star in Salt Lake City for the foreseeable future.

After the news of his extension, Mitchell and his teammates reacted to the news, including posts on social media.

Mitchell’s sister, Jordan, shared a video of the Jazz shared celebrating by jumping into a pool with the words “earned not given.”

Utah Jazz players react to Donovan Mitchell’s extension

After news of Mitchell’s deal broke, multiple of his teammates shared their excitement on social media.

Jazz forward Royce O’Neale tweeted, “Letโ€™s goooooooo @spidadmitchell well deserved.”

Utah guard Mike Conley shared O’Neale’s excitement.

Jazz forward Georges Niang posted,” Congrats @spidadmitchellย well deserved for sure!!”

Utah guard Miye Oni wrote, “yesssssir! @spidadmitchell.”

Mitchell and the Jazz will start the 2020-21 NBA season in late December.

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