Donovan Mitchell Jr., born on September 7, 1996, is an American professional basketball player for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
He played college basketball for the Louisville Cardinals. In the 2017 NBA draft by the Denver Nuggets, Mitchell was selected with the 13th overall pick and he was traded on draft night to the Utah Jazz.
During his rookie season, Mitchell was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team and he won the 2018 Slam Dunk Contest. Mitchell is a three-time NBA All-Star.
Donovan Mitchell Sr. is the father of the Utah Jazz player, Donovan Mitchell Jr. Mitchell Sr. is married to Nicole Mitchell. The two are blessed with two, Donovan Mitchell Jr. and Jordan Mitchell. He is a former Minor League Baseball player.