Cleveland seems to be welcoming this new man into town.
Former Utah Jazz-turned-Cleveland Cavaliers guard Donovan Mitchell was ‘dog pound captain’ before Cleveland The Browns faced the Pittsburgh Steelers on thursday night.
Mitchell in the No. 45 Browns jersey and the electrified FirstEnergy Stadium He smashed a Steelers-designed guitar with a Browns amp.
With both fists in the air, Mitchell joined new teammate Darius Garland to get the crowd pumping just minutes before kickoff.
The 26-year-old also met former Bengals star Chad Ochocinco during the game. He also experienced Cleveland traffic for the first time.
“Man this @Browns traffic is crazy!!” he posted on Twitter.
A former Knicks trade candidate, Mitchell left the NBA in shock on Sept. 10 when the Utah Jazz traded him to the Cavaliers. 1. The Cavaliers will send Lauri Markkanen, Collin Sexton, Ochai Agbaj and his three first-round picks to Utah.
The Browns defeated AFC rivals the Pittsburgh Steelers, 29-17.