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Donovan Mitchell Is Expected To Miss Several Games With An Ankle Sprain

The Utah Jazz avoided the worst-case scenario with Donovan Mitchell’s ankle. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, Mitchell, who suffered a pretty nasty looking ankle injury on Friday afternoon against the Indiana Pacers, had both an x-ray and an MRI come back clean and showing no signs of any major structural damage. As a result, […]

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HBO’s The Day Sports Stood Still Has All the Ingredients for Must-See TV

I think we can all recall the exact moment when the coronavirus disrupted our day-to-day lives. And for many of us, that confusion, dread and uncertainty has lingered in the 12 months (and counting) since. Gone are mainstays like concerts or family nights at the movies, and they’ve been replaced by outdoor-only dining as bustling […]

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Donovan Mitchell On LeBron’s Jazz Comments: ‘People Have Been Talking Sh*t About Me For Awhile’

On Thursday night, the NBA aired the 2021 All-Star Draft as LeBron James and Kevin Durant made their selections for their respective squads, and after 21 picks had been made, the final two players left on the board were both from the Utah Jazz. Charles Barkley called the two captains out for “Utah Jazz slander” […]

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Donovan Mitchell Went Off On How The Jazz ‘Continually Get Screwed’ By The Refs

The Philadelphia 76ers beat the Utah Jazz 131-123 on Wednesday night in an overtime thriller that saw Joel Embiid put up a monster 40-point, 19-rebound performance in the win including a wild three to force OT. However, it wasn’t without controversy, most notably a rather dubious review with 30 seconds to go to determine whether […]

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This Woman’s Work: Candace Parker Schools Shaq on Modern Basketball Since He Apparently Missed the Memo

Screenshot: NBA on TNT Shaq has a lot on his plate. He’s a serial pitchman for damn near every product or service on planet Earth, a devoted father of six, an honorary U.S. Deputy Marshal, a rapper and part-time DJ, and whatever the hell else he’s done to amass a reported $400 million net worth. […]

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Shaq Went Through The ‘Greatness At The Guard Position’ He Played Next To Amid His Donovan Mitchell Beef

After days of discussion over comments Shaquille O’Neal made to Donovan Mitchell postgame on Inside the NBA, the Lakers legend and NBA Hall of Famer decided to use Instagram to make his point that he’s played alongside guards who are at the level he believes Mitchell needs to ascend. “I played with the best ever-to […]

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Donovan Mitchell And Angel McCoughtry Are Supporting Black College Students With A New Signature Shoe

University of Louisville alumni Donovan Mitchell and Angel McCoughtry have teamed up to support Black college students through Mitchell’s latest basketball shoe, the Adidas D.O.N. Issue #2. Mitchell, who is entering his fourth season in the NBA, and the WNBA star teamed up with their alma mater to support current and future students at the […]

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Watch CJ McCollum, Donovan Mitchell, And Tobias Harris’ Sitdown Interview With Kamala Harris

With the NBA’s bubble now completed, players are back in their home markets and motivated to continue lending their voices to improve the world they live in. One such example manifested itself this week, with Blazers guard C.J. McCollum, Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell and 76ers forward Tobias Harris sitting down for a purposeful conversation with […]

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Donovan Mitchell Explained The ‘Fear’ Black People Feel In America

Earlier in the restart, Donovan Mitchell treated us to some of the most electrifying performances in Orlando. He had multiple 50-point games and went head-to-head with Jamal Murray in the opening round series between the Jazz and Nuggets, showing us why he’s one of the NBA’s brightest young stars. But basketball was only one aspect […]

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NBA And WNBA Players Reacted To The Grand Jury Decision In Breonna Taylor’s Case

On Wednesday afternoon, Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron announced the decision from a grand jury regarding charges for the three officers who raided the home of Breonna Taylor and her boyfriend in late March and killed Taylor, who was unarmed. Cameron announced that only one officer (Sgt. Brett Hankison) would be charged at all, and […]

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Donovan Mitchell On Losing To Denver: ‘This Is A Game, People Lost Their Family Members To Police Brutality’

The Utah Jazz are going home after losing Game 7 of their first round series against the Denver Nuggets. It was a thrilling game, one that came down to a Mike Conley shot at the end of regulation that rimmed out, fell to the floor, and punched Denver’s ticket to the second round. Immediately following […]

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Three Takeaways As Jamal Murray’s Latest 50-Point Game Forces Game 7 With Utah

The Jazz and Nuggets have put on an absolute show in the first round of the playoffs, led by superstar performances from Jamal Murray and Donovan Mitchell, who have dueled for six games and, after another unreal battle in Game 6, will have to meet one more time in Game 7. Denver was able to […]

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NBA Star Donovan Mitchell Donates $45K To Scholarship Fund For Jacob Blake’s Children

In the wake of the horrific shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, his family has received an outpour of support as they embark on a path towards healing. Among those who have stepped up to extend help is NBA star Donovan Mitchell. According to The Hill, the Utah Jazz guard recently announced that he […]

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‘This Is Sick and Is a Real Problem’: NBA, NFL Players Speak Out After Jacob Blake Shooting

Screenshot: Bleacher Report Jacob Blake isn’t supposed to be alive. On Sunday, the Kenosha, Wis., native was shot at least seven times in the back by local police after breaking up a verbal altercation between two women. In response, the city has descended into chaos as the 29-year-old fights for his life in intensive care. […]

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Three Takeaways From Utah’s Win As Donovan Mitchell And Jamal Murray Drop 50 Each

After blowing out the Nuggets in Game 3 on Friday, the Utah Jazz entered Sunday night’s Game 4 with a chance to take a commanding 3-1 series lead over 3-seeded Denver. The Nuggets, backs against the wall, weren’t going to roll over and came out with a new starting five, moving Monte Morris and Jerami […]

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Donovan Mitchell Drops 57, Luka Doncic Upsets Our Ancestors and Other Takeaways From the 1st Night of the NBA Playoffs

Photo: Streeter Lecka (Getty Images) It only took a global pandemic, a four-month hiatus and a tab of approximately $150 million, but all is right in the world because the NBA Playoffs have officially begun. To the delight of sports fans far and wide, August Madness kicked off on Monday, and here are some takeaways […]

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