Ja Morant was the second general decide in 2019 NBA Draft and has been a franchise-altering participant for the Memphis Grizzlies so far. He led the staff to the play-in event final season and solidified himself as a star on this league.
Morant not too long ago advised HoopsHype’s Michael Scotto that he’s a top-five level guard within the NBA immediately. He put himself on that checklist alongside Steph Curry, Chris Paul, Damian Lillard and Russell Westbrook.
“The purpose guard place is so loaded. Some guys must get ignored,” stated Morant.
The previous rookie of the yr averaged 19.1 factors and seven.4 assists per sport final season. Whereas he does want to enhance on his 3-point capturing, he actually is on his technique to changing into one of many prime level guards within the NBA.
As Morant enters his third NBA season, he has extraordinarily excessive expectations for himself.