Ja Morant has made it clear that he is happy with the Memphis Grizzlies and that he is definitely open to committing long-term to the franchise. Morant, who was taken at No. 2 in the 2019 NBA draft, has quickly established himself as one of the best players in the NBA and the Grizzlies see him as a franchise player and someone who they want to build around.
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The Dallas Mavericks punched their ticket to the Western Conference Finals with a dominant 123-90 win over the Phoenix Suns. The 33-point margin was the Suns' biggest loss of the season and gave the Mavericks the fourth-largest margin of victory in a Game 7 history, falling just short of the all-time record, set by the Mavericks in 2005 (40).
Ja Morant kept his offseason work in the dark. There were zero hints on what he was working, and when he was asked what it was, he’d say something along the lines of “everything.”. Then media day came along, and without a question prompted, Memphis Grizzlies Executive Vice...
The 2021-22 season came to an end for the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night, losing Game 6 to the Golden State Warriors. Unfortunately for star point guard Ja Morant, he had to watch the game from the bench. Morant suffered a bone bruise to his right knee in Game 3,...
From updates on Ja Morant’s knee to Steven Adams’ hilarious quotes about the Peabody ducks, here are the best moments from the Grizzlies’ exit interviews Sunday afternoon.
Philadelphia 76ers general manager Daryl Morey has a longstanding love affair with star NBA players. It seems that they don’t always love him back. After all, last night the Miami Heat sent his Sixers home for the season. James Harden played particularly poorly, hitting four of his mere nine shots. It must have given Morey flashbacks.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Memphis Grizzlies are willing to spend whatever is necessary to keep their core together, including signing All-Star guard Ja Morant to a contract extension this offseason. Zach Kleiman, the Grizzlies' general manager and vice president of basketball operations, made that very clear Sunday. Memphis finished with...
"Memphis is my home" Morant said. NBA executive of the year Zach Kleiman described Morant as the "cornerstone" of the Grizzlies franchise.
Even after a series loss to the Golden State Warriors, Ja Morant wasn't bleak when speaking about his long-term future in Memphis. In exit interviews Sunday afternoon, the young star happily confirmed his loyalty to the team and was quick to call the city "home":. "I’m definitely happy to be...
Grizzlies superstar Ja Morant tweeted out praise for Steph Curry but threw some shade at rookie Jonathan Morant after the Warriors eliminated Memphis in Game 6.
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Ja Morant isn't planning on leaving the Memphis Grizzlies anytime soon. While Morant didn't directly say that he'll be signing a contract extension this summer, the All-Star point guard gave a strong indication. "I'm definitely happy to be here," Morant told media members Sunday. "Memphis is my home. As that...
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They all want to stay in Memphis. The superstar, the two foundational pieces around him, the three pending free agents, and all the players in between, even the ones that could be trade fodder in the weeks and months ahead, to a man they were saying the same thing Sunday.
The Memphis Grizzlies had one of their best and most entertaining NBA seasons after finishing 56-26 and losing in the second round of the Western Conference semifinals. Now comes the challenge of what to do next. The Grizzlies are positioned to either allow their young core to grow organically while paying to keep it together, or they can go star-hunting and package admirable assets.
Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies are currently battling with the Golden State Warriors for a place in the Conference Finals. The Grizzlies were the surprise of the NBA this season, finishing second in the NBA record-wise. Still, they might benefit from an upgrade at center. The Indiana Pacers, meanwhile,...