Latest Temetrius Morant News

Ja Morant fined $35K after jawing at referee during game

Dec. 03, 2022 14:55 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis guard Ja Morant has been fined $35,000 for getting angry at a referee and not leaving the court “in a timely manner” after he was ejected from Wednesday's game against Minnesota. The NBA announced the fine Saturday. Morant was given...

Morant, Jackson lead Grizzlies past 76ers, 117-109

Dec. 03, 2022 00:07 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant had 28 points and eight rebounds, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 22 points and four blocks — one in the closing minute — and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Philadelphia 76ers 117-109 on Friday night. Dillon Brooks finished with 17 points to help Memphis...

Edwards sparks Towns-less T-wolves, 109-101 over Grizzlies

Dec. 01, 2022 00:05 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Edwards had 29 points, five steals and three blocks to lead Minnesota to a 109-101 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night in the first game of an extended absence for injured Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns. “When he plays with great...

Morant has triple-double, Grizzlies hold on to edge Knicks

Nov. 27, 2022 22:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — After Ja Morant’s triple-double at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night, his father asked for his jersey. One problem: The Grizzlies star planned to give it to Knicks veteran Derrick Rose. “Honestly it was crazy, (because) it was the first time...

Brooks, Morant lead Grizzlies in rout of Pelicans, 132-111

Nov. 25, 2022 23:48 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dillon Brooks scored 25 points, Ja Morant had 23 points and 11 assists as the Memphis Grizzlies built an early lead on 3-point shooting and routed the New Orleans Pelicans 132-111 on Friday night. Jaren Jackson Jr. had 20 points and three blocks for Memphis....

Fox scores 32 as Kings beat Grizzlies for 7th straight win

Nov. 23, 2022 00:12 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — De’Aaron Fox had 32 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 26 points and the Sacramento Kings won their seventh straight, 113-109 over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night. Kevin Huerter scored 18 points, hitting 6 of 10 from the field, including...

Irving returns, Simmons scores 22 as Nets beat Grizzlies

Nov. 20, 2022 22:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving was playing again. Ben Simmons was playing like an All-Star again. The Brooklyn Nets, who rarely get to enjoy normalcy for too long, could savor a night Sunday when things actually looked like they drew them up. “It’s always nice to...

Irving could return Sunday, Nets list him as questionable

Nov. 19, 2022 17:40 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving could return from his suspension and play for the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday after apologizing for hurting the Jewish community when he posted a link to a film with antisemitic material. The Nets listed Irving as questionable for the game against the...

Grizzlies All-Star Morant week to week with sprained ankle

Nov. 19, 2022 16:53 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Grizzlies All-Star guard Ja Morant has a sprained left ankle that will keep him out at least a week and possibly longer. Memphis announced Saturday that Morant suffered a Grade 1 sprain during Friday night's win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Team officials...

Grizzlies beat Thunder, but Morant leaves with ankle injury

Nov. 18, 2022 23:57 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jaren Jackson Jr. had 25 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks and Memphis beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 121-110 on Friday night in a game where Grizzlies star Ja Morant left late with an ankle injury. Morant and John Konchar added 19 each for Memphis, with...