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Jazz Guard Donovan Mitchell Completes Driving Layup While Getting Fouled By Suns

Apr 7, 2021, 9:42 PM

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Donovan Mitchell #45 of the Utah Jazz lays up a shot over Mikal Bridges #25 of the Phoenix Suns during the first half of the NBA game at Phoenix Suns Arena on April 07, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell completed a nice-looking driving layup while getting fouled during Utah’s game against the Phoenix Suns.

The Suns hosted the Jazz at Phoenix Suns Arena on Wednesday, April 7.

With 11:18 left in the third quarter, Mitchell drove the open court before flying towards the hoop for an aggressive layup attempt.

While floating towards the basket, the fourth-year guard made the field goal despite getting fouled Mikal Bridges.

Mitchell went to the free throw line and buried the foul shot to complete the three-point play.

The layup and free throw cut Phoenix’s lead to 51-45.

It also 7-0 run by Mitchell that spanned halftime from the end of the second quarter into the third quarter.

After the play, Mitchell had 18 points on 7-15 shooting.

He shot 1-3 on three-pointers and 3-3 on free throws.

Mitchell also had four rebounds and one assist during the first 25 minutes of game time.

Utah’s game against Phoenix is broadcast on ESPN, AT&T SportsNet, and 97.5 FM.

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