BASKETBALL player Ja Morant scored points with his killer shots.
On May 3, 2022, he made it onto an exclusive list that previously only included two iconic ballers.
Who is Ja Morant?
Ja Morant, born Temetrius Jamel “Ja” Morant, is a basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA.
He was born on August 10, 1999 in Dalzell, South Carolina and is 6ft 3 tall.
Morant attended Murray State University for two years before being drafted into the NBA in 2019.
Morant was drafted second overall by the Memphis Grizzlies in the 2019 draft.
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That same year, he was named NBA Rookie of the Year.
Morant received the league’s 2021-22 Most Improved Player award.
He had a daughter, Kaari Jaidyn Morant, with KK Dixon in 2019.
Which list did Ja Morant just join?
On May 3, 2022, the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Golden State Warriors 106-101 in the second game of their playoff series.
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That night, Ja Morant was also included in the list of players with most playoff games with more than 45 points before turning 23.
There were only two other players on that list – LeBron James and the legendary Kobe Bryant.
Morant racked up 47 points, eight rebounds and eight assists on Tuesday night — and quickly landed on the list that once held only two LA Lakers players.
Bryant, James and Morant all had 45+ points in a total of two playoff games before the age of 23.
What is Ja Morant Net Worth?
Morant’s net worth is estimated at $7 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
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In 2021, he released a multi-part documentary, Promiseland, chronicling his first NBA season.
Morant is endorsed by well-known brands such as Nike and BodyArmor.
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