Mitchell, Gobert, Snyder Up For NBA Awards

Mitchell, Gobert, Snyder Up For NBA Awards

(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  Utah Jazz standouts Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert as well as head coach Quin Snyder are each finalists for NBA awards.

Mitchell is one of three players in the running for Rookie of the Year, while Gobert is a finalist for Defensive Player of the Year.  Snyder is a finalist for Coach of the Year.

Mitchell is up against 76ers guard Ben Simmons and Celtics forward Jayson Tatum.

Other finalists for Defensive Player of the Year include 76ers center Joel Embiid and Pelicans center Anthony Davis.

Boston’s Brad Stevens and former Toronto coach Dwane Casey are also in the running for Coach of the Year.