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NBA executive certain that Donovan Mitchell will leave Cavaliers once his contract ends

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Donovan Mitchell’s tenure with the Cleveland Cavaliers appears to be shrouded in uncertainty, with speculation mounting about his impending departure once his contract expires.

According to Howard Beck of The Ringer, there is a growing belief among league insiders that Mitchell is poised to explore options outside of Cleveland once his current deal concludes.

“There’s no doubt he’s leaving once his contract ends,” remarked an anonymous Eastern Conference executive, echoing sentiments shared by several league insiders regarding Mitchell’s potential exit strategy.

Beck’s report raises questions about Mitchell’s future with the Cavaliers, particularly if the team fails to make significant postseason strides or if contract negotiations hit an impasse.

The 27-year-old guard’s strong on-court performance this season has only fueled speculation surrounding his future, with Mitchell averaging 28.4 points, 5.4 rebounds and 6.3 assists in 35.5 minutes per game.

With Mitchell’s contract featuring a player option for the 2025-26 season, the upcoming offseason could potentially serve as a pivotal juncture in his career trajectory.

While Mitchell’s immediate focus remains on propelling the Cavaliers towards postseason success, the looming specter of free agency and the prospect of a potential departure have undoubtedly become topics of discussion within NBA circles.

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