Donovan Mitchell Feeds Rudy Gobert For Easy Dunk Against Lakers

Jan 17, 2022, 10:22 PM
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Donovan Mitchell #45 of the Utah Jazz reacts to a play during the first quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers at Crypto.com Arena on January 17, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty Images)
(Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY – Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell fed center Rudy Gobert for an easy slam dunk during Utah’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers.

The Lakers hosted the Jazz at Crypto.com Arena on Monday, January 17.

With 11:37 left in the third quarter, Mitchell and the Jazz pushed the tempo against the Lakers. The fifth-year guard bounced a pass into the paint for an open Gobert, who threw the ball through the cylinder for two points.

Gobert’s dunk cut Los Angeles’ lead to 52-48.

The bucket started a 14-7 run by the Jazz to open the start half.

Midway through the quarter, Mitchell had 11 points, five rebounds, two assists, two steals, and a block. Gobert added 13 points, 10 rebounds, and two blocks.

This season, Mitchell is averaging 25.8 points, 3.8 rebounds, 5.1 assists, 0.2 blocks, and 1.6 steals per contest.

Gobert is recording 15.6 points, 15.2 rebounds, and 1.1 assists per contest.

Utah’s game against Los Angeles is broadcast on AT&T SportsNet, NBA TV, and The Zone Sports Network.

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