Donovan Mitchell Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA. Nicknamed “Spida”, he was drafted in the first round of the 2017 NBA draft with the 13th overall pick. He is a four-time NBA All-Star.
Mitchell played college basketball for the Louisville Cardinals, earning first-team all-conference honors in the ACC in 2017. As a rookie with the Utah Jazz, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team and won the Slam Dunk Contest in 2018. He was traded from the Jazz to the Cavaliers in 2022.