The Donovan Mitchell talks between the Utah Jazz and New York Knicks has gone silent.
Sources informed Shams Charania of The Athletic that the conversations between each side have “stalled out,” however the Jazz stays in contact with the Washington Wizard and the Charlotte Hornets who’re additionally categorised as suitors for Mitchell.
“I’m informed there hasn’t been contact between the 2 sides in roughly the final two weeks,” Charania stated. “That is proper now, that is present, this stuff can all the time be fluid, however that is the place issues stand proper now.”
“… However within the meantime, I’m informed that the Jazz are persevering with conversations with different groups which are all for Mitchell. Groups like Charlotte and Washington, I’m informed.”
Per insider Marc Stein, the Jazz holds excessive regard in Mitchell’s worth, asking the seven out of the Knicks’ eight first-round picks which are obtainable for commerce.
Undeniably, the Utah brass is closely decided to match and even surpass what they absorbed from the cargo of Rudy Gobert to the Minnesota Timberwolves. The All-star guard has 4 years left in his five-year, $163MM deal, and is ready to get even higher as an All-Star guard.
Final season, Mitchell went off and had a median of 25.9 factors, 5.3 assists, 4.2 rebounds and 1.5 steals