2 Trade Packages To Send Donovan Mitchell To Philadelphia 76ers

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If the NBA’s rumor mill has any truth in it, Donovan Mitchell’s days with the Utah Jazz are numbered.

There’s every reason to believe they are. The Jazz had a horribly disappointing 2021-22 season. They finished with an acceptable 49 wins and lost to the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the playoffs.

For a veteran team with championship aspirations, that won’t suffice.

Meanwhile, the Philadelphia 76ers can’t be satisfied either. Granted, they advanced a round in the playoffs, but they had their sights set on higher than a second-round exit. Without the firepower to get past the Miami Heat, they’re likely to pursue impact players this offseason.

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In other words, a Mitchell-to-Philly framework is plausible. We know that Philadelphia 76ers general manager Daryl Morey will pursue stars at all costs. Could he pair Mitchell in a backcourt with James Harden?

Here are two trade packages that allow him to do exactly that.