Men and women love basketball. The passing, dribbling and shooting of the ball make everyone’s heart palpitates. More so, players that show best dribbles, best assist, best rebounds, and best shooting skills tend to get the attention of the public eye. A Utah Jazz ace player, Donovan Mitchell proved to be deserving of the title the golden rookie. Known as Spida, he continues to give amazement to avid basketball fans. Know more about the ace player during the 2017-2018 season.
1. Born on September 7th, 1996, this 22-year-old player is giving it all for his career. With the height of six feet and ten inches, you will feel like a giant is beside you. He maintains his weight at 215 pounds. It allows him to move swiftly during the game.
2. He got an amazing record for a newbie. Playing only during 2017-2018, he seemed to be eating up other players’ fans.
3. What else can you say about him getting the NBA Slam Dunk Contest Champion, NBA All-Rookie First team and NBA Players Association Rookie Player of the Year?
4. A rookie that has most 3-pointers made by a rookie in NBA history and 41 points for a regular season single-game record. That is simply astonishing.
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