Not only is Donovan Mitchell a superstar already during his rookie year, his girlfriend is also an up and comer in the NBA.
Lighty is an Account Executive with the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to her LinkedIn profile. Lighty also has several years of experience working with high school and collegiate basketball teams.
Lighty’s LinkedIn profile says she lives in Cleveland full time. Mitchell is a member of the Utah Jazz, who play their home games in Salt Lake City. Which means during the season, they’re in a long distance relationship. They spend Donovan’s offseason together.
Check out more from Deja below, she’s definitely a rookie of the year candidate, and this should clearly cement Donovan as Rookie of the Year, although Ben Simmons’ girlfriend ain’t too shabby either.