2018 SeasonAll times ET

2018 Schedule
30-28, 5th in Northwest
The 2018 dunk contest ... in a snap (0:40)
Mitchell wins an old-school dunk showdown (0:58)
5d

Mini-pod: All-Star Day 2

Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Dave McMenamin give a quick take on Day 2 of All-Star Weekend.

Mitchell says only right to pay tribute to Vinsanity (1:02)
Mitchell channels Vinsanity to win dunk contest (0:50)
0:47

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Donovan Mitchell says he's been practicing for the dunk contest since he was a kid. Mitchell on the difference between now and then: "I didn't know I'd be able to jump this high, so I kind of added a few more tricks."

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Your 2018 Verizon Slam Dunk champion: Donovan Mitchell.

Joe Murphy/NBAE/Getty Images
5d

Mitchell channels 'Vinsanity' to win slam dunk

Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell edged Larry Nance Jr. by two points to win the slam dunk contest, sealing his victory with a close approximation of the 360-degree spin dunk that Vince Carter used to win the 2000 contest.

Mitchell jumps over Kevin Hart, others for slam (0:52)
Mitchell reaches way back for thunderous dunk (0:52)
Mitchell uses backboard on one hoop to dunk on another (0:26)
Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell wowed the crowds in Utah with his high-flying slams.
6d

Amin Elhassan Talks Donovan Mitchell And More

ESPN NBA Insider Amin Elhassan offers his thoughts on rookie Donovan Mitchell, what the Lakers should do with Lavar, his take on tanking and more.

Mitchell lobs near half-court alley-oop to Smith (0:15)
Mitchell finishes self alley-oop with monster dunk (0:18)
Mitchell sinks half-court shot during warmups (0:29)
0:23

Megan Moureaux ESPN 

Everyone trying to practice those half court shots.

0:10

Megan Moureaux ESPN 

Donovan Mitchell making it look easy from half court.

Rising Stars Challenge preview: Overlooked rookies to watch (2:18)
8d

The Lab on how to fix the All-Star Game

Nate Silver is back in The Lab to help us try to fix the All-Star Game. Plus, we tackle the Utah Jazz's surprising winning streak, the fit for the new Cavaliers and more.

Jazz keep rolling to 11th straight win (1:13)
8d

Jazz win 11th straight, beating Suns 107-97

Donovan Mitchell scored 24 points, Royce O'Neale had a career-high 19 and the Utah Jazz won their 11th straight game, beating the Phoenix Suns 107-97 on Wednesday night.

Mitchell tosses half-court alley-oop to O'Neale (0:16)
Mitchell gets to the rim for tough layup (0:19)
Are the Jazz getting enough respect? (1:36)

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.522nd
Rebounds Per Game42.121st
Assists Per Game21.424th
Points Allowed101.74th

2017 Draft Picks

RD(PK)PLAYERPOSSCHOOL
1(24)Tyler LydonSFSyracuse
1(30)Josh HartSGVillanova
2(12)Thomas BryantCIndiana
2(25)Nigel Williams-GossPGGonzaga

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-183028.517
2016-175131.622
2015-164042.488
2014-153844.463
2013-142557.305