(Salt Lake City, UT) - Former Louisville star Donovan Mitchell scored 45 points in Utah's 112-109 win over the Clippers in Salt Lake City.
Jordan Clarkson and Bojan Bogdanovic each scored 18 points and Rudy Gobert contributed with 10 points, 12 rebounds and blocked a potential game-tying three-point attempt from Marcus Morris in the final seconds of the game.
Kawhi Leonard led LA with 23 points and Paul George scored 20.
Game Two is set for Friday night at Utah.
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