Mitchell Scores 51 Points, Jazz Beat Nuggets For 3-1 Lead (Highlights) Posted by Jeremy Anderson Date: August 24, 2020 7 Views Donovan Mitchell scored 18 of his 51 points in the fourth quarter as the Utah Jazz withstood a 50-point night from Jamal Murray to beat the Denver Nuggets 129-127 and take a 3-1 lead in their playoff series. The 23-year-old Mitchell also scored 57 points in Game 1. He’s now averaging 39.5 points in the series. The Jazz can close it out in Game 5 on Tuesday. Murray’s 50 points was the most-ever by a Denver player in a postseason game.