Ja Morant, born on August 10, 1999), native of Dalzell, South Carolina, USA, is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the NBA Memphis Grizzlies as a guard.
Location: G (No. 12)
Height: 1.91 meters / 6 feet 3
Weight: 79 kg/174 lbs
Team: Memphis Grizzlies
School: Murray State University
Draft: 2nd pick in the first round of 2019
After averaging 12.7 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 6.3 assists per game at Murray State University (freshman season), Morant earned first-team All-OVC and OVC Freshman honors.
In the first round of the 2019 NBA draft, he was selected by the Memphis Grizzlies with the second pick. Morant signed a two-year contract with the Grizzlies. In his NBA career, he quickly found his own position and became famous, and became the core player of the Grizzlies. Morant is a point guard with strong physical fitness and full of creativity. He is extremely fast and willing to assist his teammates. He is quick to send out steals and blocks very well, but there are also shortcomings. Morant’s defensive enthusiasm is not high. , only completing his own defensive work.