The Utah Jazz introduced this week that Donovan Mitchell will doubtless be out not less than one other week for proper ankle rehabilitation.
Mitchell sustained the harm three weeks in the past after a clumsy fall towards the Indiana Pacers. He was recognized with a extreme proper ankle sprain.
The All-Star guard was posting profession highs of 26.4 factors, 5.2 assists, and 4.4 rebounds for the Jazz, capturing 43.8 p.c from the ground and 38.6 p.c from the three-point line.
Regardless of Mitchell lacking 11 video games, the Jazz has nonetheless been in a position to keep their spot on the high of the Western Convention. They’re at present in a neck-and-neck battle with the Phoenix Suns for the No. 1 seed within the Western Convention, main by one recreation.
Based mostly on the crew’s timeline for evaluations, Donovan Mitchell’s potential final probabilities for regular-season motion could possibly be towards Oklahoma Metropolis on Might 14 and the Sacramento Kings on Might 16.