Ja Morant
#12 Point Guard
Ja
Morant
Height / Weight
6' 3" / 174 lbs
College
Murray State
NBA Draft
2nd overall, 2019
Nationality
American
SEASON STATS
2019-2020
PTS
17.8
Rebounds
3.9
Assists
7.3
PER
21.29
PLAYER INFO
Full Name: Ja Morant
Education: Murray State
Parents: Tee and Jaimie Morant
Spouse: KK Dixon

Ja Morant Biography Details, Age, Net Worth, and Basketball Career

NBA point guard Temetrius Jamel “Ja” Morant was born on August 10, 1999. He was born in Dalzell, South Carolina. He was born to Tee and Jamie Morant alongside his younger sister, Teniya. Morant trained in his backyard with his father and sister daily, striving to be an NBA player. Morant went on to play for Crestwood High School in Sumter, South Carolina. Going into college, he was not ranked by recruiting services like ESPN. With minimal offers on the table, Morant decided to play for Murray State. After his first two years at Murray State, Morant left Murray State to declare for the 2019 NBA Draft. Ja Morant was selected second overall by the Memphis Grizzlies in the 2019 NBA Draft. He is currently a member of the Memphis Grizzlies.

Ja Morant Basketball Career

High School Career (Crestwood High School)

Ja Morant attended Crestwood High School in Sumter, South Carolina. Following his high school career, Morant left as Crestwood’s all-time leading scorer with 1,679 points. He also set a career-high of 47 points in high school. Throughout his junior and senior years in high school, he averaged 27 points, 8 rebounds, and 8 assists per game. The three-time All-Region MVP was ready to enter the college scene but did not receive much recognition.

College Career (Murray State)

Coming out of high school, Morant was not ranked by any recruiting services. His best offer came from South Carolina. His other offers were Duquesne, Maryland Eastern Shore, South Carolina State, Wofford, and Murray State. Ultimately, he committed to the Murray State Racers. In his debut on November 10, 2017, Morant scored 7 points and added 11 assists. His first career double-double came on December 12, 2017, with 10 points, 12 rebounds, and 6 assists in a loss to St. Louis. Ja then added a triple-double against Eastern Illinois, recording the second triple-double in school history. He averaged 12.7 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 6.3 assists per game as a freshman.

In his second year, he began to catch the eyes of some scouts. His breakout game came against Alabama, where he scored a season-high 38 points. On January 19, he poured in 40 points and added 11 assists and 5 steals in a win over SIU Edwardsville. He also surpassed the OVC record for single-season assists. He was then named OVC Player of the Year. Morant became the first NCAA player to ever average a minimum of 20 points and 10 assists per game in a season. He did so by averaging 24.5 points, 5.7 rebounds, 10 assists, and 1.8 steals per game.

NBA Career

The Memphis Grizzlies selected Ja Morant with the 2nd overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. He was selected behind Zion Williamson. Morant officially inked his name with the Grizzlies on July 2, 2019. In his NBA debut, Morant tallied 14 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists, one steal, and one block in a loss to the Miami Heat. On February 9, Morant recorded his first career triple-double in a win over the Washington Wizards. Behind a stellar rookie campaign, Ja Morant was on pace to win the 2020 NBA Rookie of the Year Award before Covid-19 caused a suspension in the season.

Ja Morant Net Worth, Salary, Endorsements & Career Earnings

Ja Morant’s current net worth is unknown. In his one season in the NBA, Morant has earned $8,730,240. Morant is currently on a 2-year, $17,897,040 contract with the Memphis Grizzlies. This contract pays him an average yearly salary of $8,948,520. Following being drafted second overall, Morant signed a multi-year deal with Nike. It is known that this is a multimillion-dollar deal, but the contract details are undisclosed. 

Ja Morant Personal Life

Ja Morant was born in Dalzell, South Carolina. He was born to Tee and Jamie Morant alongside his younger sister, Teniya. His mother was a point guard in high school. His father also played basketball and was a high school teammate of Ray Allen. Ja grew up playing basketball in his backyard with his sister. His sister now plays for Hillcrest Middle School in Dalzell, South Carolina in their hometown. Morant also tattooed his mother’s advice of “beneath no one” on his left arm.

Ja Morant and his girlfriend KK Dixon share a daughter, Kaari Jaidyn Morant. 

Ja Morant Quotes

  • “My dad was my first hater.”
  • “I’m a point God.”
  • “At a young age, jumping those tires wasn’t fun. I used to be kind of mad. But honestly, it all paid off.

Ja Morant Fun Facts

  • Ja Morant was discovered by accident when Murray State coach James Kane was at a concession stand in a high school gym.
  • Ja Morant was not a Top 100 recruit out of high school.
  • Ja Morant was the first member of the 2019 Draft class to sign a deal with Nike.
  • Ja tries to play in his dad’s image, living both of their dreams.
  • He is the only Division I player to average more than 20 points and 10 assists per game for a whole season.

Ja Morant vs the Boston Celtics

Morant's teams have gone 0-2 against Boston in two meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Celtics the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 14 points per game, 3.8 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of eight (12.5%) points prop bets against the Celtics.
  • Morant grabs 2.5 rebounds per contest in games against Boston, 1.4 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of eight chances since 2017-18 (12.5%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Celtics.
  • In those two matchups with the Celtics, Morant dished out nine assists, 1.7 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of eight chances (12.5%) against the Celtics.
  • Morant is not as impressive as usual from distance against the Celtics, knocking down 0.5 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in one of seven matchups (14.3%) against the Celtics.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Celtics since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those games Morant averaged one block and 0.5 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Boston Celtics
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/11/20 Grizzlies 26 4 13 1 L 122-107
01/23/20 Grizzlies 2 1 5 0 L 119-95

Ja Morant vs the Brooklyn Nets

Morant's teams are 2-0 against Brooklyn in two meetings since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 22.5 points per game against Brooklyn over the last two seasons, 4.7 more points per game than his season-long scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of two (50%) points prop bets against the Nets.
  • Morant grabs 5.5 rebounds per contest when he faces Brooklyn, 1.6 more than his current average.
  • In two of two chances since 2017-18 (100%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Nets.
  • Morant picked up 0.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, seven, in those two matchups against Brooklyn.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Nets.
  • Morant is more dangerous than usual from downtown against Brooklyn, making one three per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in one of two matchups (50%) against the Nets.
  • Morant has failed to collect a double-double against the Nets since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant tallied 0.5 blocks and one steal per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Brooklyn Nets
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
03/05/20 Grizzlies 15 7 5 1 W 118-79
10/27/19 Grizzlies 30 4 9 1 W 134-133

Ja Morant vs the New York Knicks

Morant's teams have gone 1-0 against New York in one meeting since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • In his single matchup with the Knicks in the last two years, Morant scored 18 points, 0.2 more than his season-long average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of one (100%) points prop bet against the Knicks.
  • In his lone matchup with New York, Morant pulled down three rebounds, falling short of his season-long average by 0.9 boards .
  • In zero of one chance since 2017-18 (0%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Knicks.
  • In his one matchup with the Knicks, Morant racked up 10 assists, 2.7 more than his season assist average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of one chance (100%) against the Knicks.
  • Morant is not as productive as usual from distance against the Knicks, knocking down zero three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in zero of one matchup (0%) against the Knicks.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Knicks since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • Morant had one block and two steals in that matchup.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the New York Knicks
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
01/30/20 Grizzlies 18 3 10 0 W 127-106

Ja Morant vs the Philadelphia 76ers

Morant's teams have gone 0-1 against Philadelphia in one meeting since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • In his only matchup against the 76ers in the last two years, Morant scored 15 points, 2.8 less than his season average.
  • Morant hit the over on zero of one (0%) points prop bet against the 76ers.
  • In his one matchup with Philadelphia, Morant reeled in three rebounds, falling short of his season-long average by 0.9 boards .
  • In zero of one chance since 2017-18 (0%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the 76ers.
  • Morant picked up 1.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, six, in that matchup against Philadelphia.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in zero of one chance (0%) against the 76ers.
  • Morant is not as effective as usual from three against the 76ers, knocking down zero three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in zero of one matchup (0%) against the 76ers.
  • Morant has failed to notch a double-double against the 76ers since the start of 2017-18.
  • Morant had zero blocks and zero steals in that matchup.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Philadelphia 76ers
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
02/08/20 Grizzlies 15 3 6 0 L 119-107

Ja Morant vs the Toronto Raptors

Morant's teams have gone 0-1 against Toronto in one meeting since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • In his only matchup against the Raptors in the last two years, Morant scored 17 points, 0.8 less than his season average.
  • Morant hit the over on zero of six (0%) points prop bets against the Raptors.
  • Morant pulled down four rebounds in that matchup, 0.1 more than his 2019-20 mark.
  • In zero of six chances since 2017-18 (0%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Raptors.
  • In his single game against the Raptors, Morant racked up 10 assists, 2.7 more than his season assist average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of six chances (16.7%) against the Raptors.
  • Morant is more potent than usual from deep against Toronto, knocking down two threes per game in comparison to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in one of six matchups (16.7%) against the Raptors.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Raptors since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • Morant collected one block and zero steals in that matchup.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Toronto Raptors
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/09/20 Grizzlies 17 4 10 2 L 108-99

Ja Morant vs the Chicago Bulls

Morant's teams are 0-1 against Chicago in one meeting since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • In his one matchup against the Bulls over the past two years, Morant notched 10 points, 7.8 less than his season average.
  • Morant hit the over on zero of one (0%) points prop bet against the Bulls.
  • In his lone matchup with Chicago, Morant reeled in three rebounds, falling short of his season-long average by 0.9 boards .
  • In one of one chance since 2017-18 (100%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Bulls.
  • Morant totaled 2.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, five, in that matchup with Chicago.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of one chance (100%) against the Bulls.
  • Morant is more potent than usual from deep against Chicago, knocking down one three per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made threes in one of one matchup (100%) against the Bulls.
  • Morant has failed to record a double-double against the Bulls since the start of 2017-18.
  • Morant collected zero blocks and three steals in that matchup.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Chicago Bulls
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
10/26/19 Grizzlies 10 3 5 1 L 110-102

Ja Morant vs the Cleveland Cavaliers

Morant's teams have gone 1-1 against Cleveland in two meetings since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • The Cavaliers have held Morant to 12 points per game in their meetings over the last two seasons, 5.8 less than his 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on zero of two (0%) points prop bets against the Cavaliers.
  • Morant averages five rebounds per contest when he faces Cleveland, 1.1 more than his current average.
  • In two of two chances since 2017-18 (100%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Cavaliers.
  • In those two games against the Cavaliers, Morant dished out 9.5 assists, 2.2 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of two chances (100%) against the Cavaliers.
  • Morant is not as potent as usual from distance against the Cavaliers, hitting zero three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in zero of two matchups (0%) against the Cavaliers.
  • Morant has failed to notch a double-double against the Cavaliers since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged 0.5 blocks and 1.5 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Cleveland Cavaliers
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
01/18/20 Grizzlies 16 5 8 0 W 113-109
12/21/19 Grizzlies 8 5 11 0 L 114-107

Ja Morant vs the Detroit Pistons

Morant's teams have gone 2-0 against Detroit in two meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Pistons the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 14 points per game, 3.8 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on zero of two (0%) points prop bets against the Pistons.
  • Morant averages three rebounds per contest in games against Detroit, 0.9 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of two chances since 2017-18 (50%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Pistons.
  • In those two games against the Pistons, Morant racked up 9.5 assists, 2.2 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Pistons.
  • Morant is not as productive as usual from distance against the Pistons, making zero three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made threes in zero of two matchups (0%) against the Pistons.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Pistons since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged zero blocks and zero steals per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Detroit Pistons
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
02/04/20 Grizzlies 12 4 7 0 W 96-82
01/25/20 Grizzlies 16 2 12 0 W 125-112

Ja Morant vs the Indiana Pacers

Morant's teams are 0-1 against Indiana in one meeting since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • In his single meeting with the Pacers in the past two years, Morant scored 19 points, 1.2 more than his season average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of one (100%) points prop bet against the Pacers.
  • In his one matchup with Indiana, Morant pulled down two rebounds, falling short of his season-long average by 1.9 boards .
  • In zero of one chance since 2017-18 (0%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Pacers.
  • In his lone game against the Pacers, Morant picked up 10 assists, 2.7 more than his season assist average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of one chance (100%) against the Pacers.
  • Morant is not as potent as usual from three against the Pacers, hitting zero three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in zero of one matchup (0%) against the Pacers.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Pacers since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • Morant collected one block and two steals in that matchup.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Indiana Pacers
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
11/26/19 Grizzlies 19 2 10 0 L 126-114

Ja Morant vs the Milwaukee Bucks

Morant's teams are 1-0 against Milwaukee in one meeting since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • In his lone matchup against the Bucks in the last two seasons, Morant put up 12 points, 5.8 less than his season average.
  • Morant hit the over on zero of six (0%) points prop bets against the Bucks.
  • Morant pulled down 13 rebounds in that matchup, 9.1 more than his 2019-20 mark.
  • In one of six chances since 2017-18 (16.7%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Bucks.
  • In his lone game against the Bucks, Morant picked up 10 assists, 2.7 more than his season assist average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of six chances (16.7%) against the Bucks.
  • Morant is not as impressive as usual from three against the Bucks, hitting zero three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in zero of five matchups (0%) against the Bucks.
  • Morant has collected one triple-double and one double-double against the Bucks since 2017-18.
  • Morant collected zero blocks and zero steals in that matchup.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Milwaukee Bucks
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/13/20 Grizzlies 12 13 10 0 W 119-106

Ja Morant vs the Atlanta Hawks

Morant's teams are 2-0 against Atlanta in two meetings since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 18.5 points per game against Atlanta over the last two seasons, 0.7 more points per game than his season-long scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of two (50%) points prop bets against the Hawks.
  • Morant pulls down 4.5 rebounds per contest when he faces Atlanta, 0.6 more than his current average.
  • In two of two chances since 2017-18 (100%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Hawks.
  • Morant picked up 1.8 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, 5.5, in those two matchups with Atlanta.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in zero of two chances (0%) against the Hawks.
  • Morant is more potent than usual from downtown against Atlanta, knocking down two threes per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in one of two matchups (50%) against the Hawks.
  • Morant has failed to record a double-double against the Hawks since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged one block and one steal per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Atlanta Hawks
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
03/08/20 Grizzlies 24 5 6 4 W 118-101
03/03/20 Grizzlies 13 4 5 0 W 127-88

Ja Morant vs the Charlotte Hornets

Morant's teams have gone 2-0 against Charlotte in two meetings since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Hornets the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 14.5 points per game, 3.3 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of two (50%) points prop bets against the Hornets.
  • Morant racks up two rebounds per contest in games against Charlotte, 1.9 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In zero of two chances since 2017-18 (0%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Hornets.
  • In those two games against the Hornets, Morant collected nine assists, 1.7 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of two chances (100%) against the Hornets.
  • Morant is not as potent as usual from three against the Hornets, knocking down 0.5 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in one of two matchups (50%) against the Hornets.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Hornets since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those games Morant averaged zero blocks and 0.5 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Charlotte Hornets
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
12/30/19 Grizzlies 6 3 7 0 W 117-104
11/14/19 Grizzlies 23 1 11 1 W 119-117

Ja Morant vs the Miami Heat

Morant's teams are 1-1 against Miami in two meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Heat the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 17 points per game, 0.8 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of two (100%) points prop bets against the Heat.
  • Morant averages 2.5 rebounds per contest in games against Miami, 1.4 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of two chances since 2017-18 (50%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Heat.
  • Morant collected 0.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, seven, in those two matchups against Miami.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Heat.
  • Morant is more formidableeffective than typical from deep against Miami, hitting one three per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in one of two matchups (50%) against the Heat.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Heat since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those games Morant averaged 0.5 blocks and 0.5 steals per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Miami Heat
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
12/17/19 Grizzlies 20 1 10 2 W 118-111
10/23/19 Grizzlies 14 4 4 0 L 120-101

Ja Morant vs the Orlando Magic

Morant's teams have gone 0-2 against Orlando in two meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Magic the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 14.5 points per game, 3.3 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of two (50%) points prop bets against the Magic.
  • Morant grabs three rebounds per contest in games against Orlando, 0.9 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of two chances since 2017-18 (50%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Magic.
  • Morant dished out 1.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, six, in those two matchups with Orlando.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Magic.
  • Morant is not as potent as usual from deep against the Magic, hitting 0.5 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made threes in one of two matchups (50%) against the Magic.
  • Morant has failed to record a double-double against the Magic since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant tallied zero blocks and 0.5 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Orlando Magic
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
03/11/20 Grizzlies 21 4 5 1 L 120-115
11/09/19 Grizzlies 8 2 7 0 L 118-86

Ja Morant vs the Washington Wizards

Morant's teams are 2-0 against Washington in two meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has notched 22.5 points per game against Washington in the past two years, 4.7 more points per game than his season-long scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of two (100%) points prop bets against the Wizards.
  • Morant crashes the boards when he faces Washington, averaging seven rebounds per contest, 3.1 more than his current average.
  • In two of two chances since 2017-18 (100%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Wizards.
  • In those two games against the Wizards, Morant collected 7.5 assists, 0.2 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Wizards.
  • Morant is more potent than usual from downtown against Washington, making 1.5 threes per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in one of two matchups (50%) against the Wizards.
  • Morant has recorded one triple-double and one double-double against the Wizards since 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant accumulated one block and two steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Washington Wizards
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
02/09/20 Grizzlies 27 10 10 2 W 106-99
12/15/19 Grizzlies 18 4 5 1 W 128-111

Ja Morant vs the Denver Nuggets

Morant's teams have gone 1-2 against Denver in three meetings since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Nuggets the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 14.3 points per game, 3.5 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of three (66.7%) points prop bets against the Nuggets.
  • Morant grabs 3.7 rebounds per contest in games against Denver, 0.2 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of three chances since 2017-18 (33.3%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Nuggets.
  • Morant dished out 0.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, seven, in those three matchups with Denver.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of three chances (66.7%) against the Nuggets.
  • Morant is not as impressive as usual from three against the Nuggets, hitting 0.7 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made threes in two of three matchups (66.7%) against the Nuggets.
  • Morant has failed to collect a double-double against the Nuggets since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged 0.3 blocks and 1.3 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Denver Nuggets
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
01/29/20 Grizzlies 14 6 7 0 W 104-96
12/28/19 Grizzlies 16 3 8 1 L 119-110
11/17/19 Grizzlies 13 2 6 1 L 131-114

Ja Morant vs the Minnesota Timberwolves

Morant's teams have gone 2-0 against Minnesota in two meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has flourished on offense against Minnesota in the past two years, averaging 25.5 per game. That's 7.7 more points than his 2019-20 per-game average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of two (100%) points prop bets against the Timberwolves.
  • Morant pulls down four rebounds per contest when he faces Minnesota, 0.1 more than his current average.
  • In two of two chances since 2017-18 (100%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Timberwolves.
  • Morant collected 1.8 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, 5.5, in those two matchups with Minnesota.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Timberwolves.
  • Morant is not as effective as usual from distance against the Timberwolves, making zero three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in zero of two matchups (0%) against the Timberwolves.
  • Morant has failed to notch a double-double against the Timberwolves since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant accumulated zero blocks and 0.5 steals per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Minnesota Timberwolves
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
01/08/20 Grizzlies 25 4 7 0 W 119-112
11/07/19 Grizzlies 26 4 4 0 W 137-121

Ja Morant vs the Oklahoma City Thunder

Morant's teams have gone 2-1 against Oklahoma City in three meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Thunder the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 17 points per game, 0.8 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of seven (28.6%) points prop bets against the Thunder.
  • Morant racks up 4.7 rebounds per contest when he faces Oklahoma City, 0.8 more than his current average.
  • In two of seven chances since 2017-18 (28.6%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Thunder.
  • Morant collected 1.0 fewer assist than his 2019-20 average, 6.3, in those three matchups with Oklahoma City.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in three of eight chances (37.5%) against the Thunder.
  • Morant is more dangerous than typical from downtown against Oklahoma City, hitting one three per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in one of seven matchups (14.3%) against the Thunder.
  • Morant has failed to collect a double-double against the Thunder since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged zero blocks and zero steals per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Oklahoma City Thunder
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/07/20 Grizzlies 19 4 9 2 W 121-92
12/27/19 Grizzlies 10 5 3 0 W 110-97
12/19/19 Grizzlies 22 5 7 1 L 126-122

Ja Morant vs the Portland Trail Blazers

Morant's teams have gone 1-2 against Portland in three meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has thrived on offense against Portland over the past two seasons, averaging 25.7 per game. That's 7.9 more points than his 2019-20 per-game average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of two (50%) points prop bets against the Trail Blazers.
  • Morant racks up five rebounds per contest when he faces Portland, 1.1 more than his current average.
  • In one of two chances since 2017-18 (50%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Trail Blazers.
  • In those three games against the Trail Blazers, Morant dished out 9.3 assists, 2.0 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Trail Blazers.
  • Morant is more dangerous than usual from deep against Portland, knocking down 1.3 threes per game in comparison to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in zero of two matchups (0%) against the Trail Blazers.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Trail Blazers since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged zero blocks and 0.7 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Portland Trail Blazers
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/15/20 Grizzlies 35 4 8 3 L 126-122
07/31/20 Grizzlies 22 6 11 1 L 140-135
02/13/20 Grizzlies 20 5 9 0 W 111-104

Ja Morant vs the Utah Jazz

Morant's teams have gone 1-2 against Utah in three meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 18.7 points per game against Utah over the past two seasons, 0.9 more points per game than his 2019-20 scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of six (33.3%) points prop bets against the Jazz.
  • Morant averages 4.3 rebounds per contest when he faces Utah, 0.4 more than his current average.
  • In two of eight chances since 2017-18 (25%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Jazz.
  • Morant dished out 0.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, seven, in those three matchups against Utah.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of six chances (33.3%) against the Jazz.
  • Morant is more potent than typical from downtown against Utah, hitting two threes per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in three of six matchups (50%) against the Jazz.
  • Morant has failed to notch a double-double against the Jazz since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant tallied zero blocks and one steal per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Utah Jazz
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/05/20 Grizzlies 20 6 9 2 L 124-115
11/30/19 Grizzlies 11 3 4 2 L 103-94
11/16/19 Grizzlies 25 4 8 2 W 107-106

Ja Morant vs the Golden State Warriors

Morant's teams are 2-1 against Golden State in three meetings since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 19 points per game against Golden State in the past two years, 1.2 more points per game than his 2019-20 scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of three (66.7%) points prop bets against the Warriors.
  • Morant grabs 3.7 rebounds per contest in games against Golden State, 0.2 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of three chances since 2017-18 (33.3%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Warriors.
  • In those three games against the Warriors, Morant racked up 7.7 assists, 0.4 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in three of three chances (100%) against the Warriors.
  • Morant is more potent than usual from deep against Golden State, knocking down 1.7 threes per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in three of three matchups (100%) against the Warriors.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Warriors since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those matchups Morant accumulated 0.3 blocks and one steal per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Golden State Warriors
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
01/12/20 Grizzlies 11 7 10 1 W 122-102
12/10/19 Grizzlies 26 2 7 3 W 110-102
11/20/19 Grizzlies 20 2 6 1 L 114-95

Ja Morant vs the Los Angeles Clippers

Morant's teams are 1-2 against Los Angeles in three meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has put up 19.3 points per game against Los Angeles over the past two years, 1.5 more points per game than his 2019-20 scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of three (66.7%) points prop bets against the Clippers.
  • Morant grabs three rebounds per contest in games against Los Angeles, 0.9 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In two of three chances since 2017-18 (66.7%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Clippers.
  • Morant collected 0.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, seven, in those three matchups against Los Angeles.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of three chances (66.7%) against the Clippers.
  • Morant is not as productive as usual from distance against the Clippers, making 0.7 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in one of three matchups (33.3%) against the Clippers.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Clippers since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged 0.3 blocks and 1.7 steals per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Los Angeles Clippers
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
02/25/20 Grizzlies 16 0 1 0 L 124-97
01/04/20 Grizzlies 22 4 9 1 W 140-114
11/28/19 Grizzlies 20 5 11 1 L 121-119

Ja Morant vs the Los Angeles Lakers

Morant's teams have gone 1-3 against Los Angeles in four meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 21.5 points per game against Los Angeles in the past two years, 3.7 more points per game than his season-long scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on four of four (100%) points prop bets against the Lakers.
  • Morant pulls down 3.2 rebounds per contest in games against Los Angeles, 0.7 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of four chances since 2017-18 (25%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Lakers.
  • Morant dished out 1.1 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, 6.2, in those four matchups against Los Angeles.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of four chances (50%) against the Lakers.
  • Morant is more formidableeffective than usual from deep against Los Angeles, making 1.5 threes per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made threes in one of four matchups (25%) against the Lakers.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Lakers since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those games Morant accumulated zero blocks and two steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Los Angeles Lakers
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
03/01/20 Grizzlies 27 6 14 4 W 105-88
02/22/20 Grizzlies 17 1 3 0 L 117-105
11/24/19 Grizzlies 26 3 6 1 L 109-108
10/30/19 Grizzlies 16 3 2 1 L 120-91

Ja Morant vs the Phoenix Suns

Morant's teams have gone 3-1 against Phoenix in four meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 18.2 points per game against Phoenix over the last two seasons, 0.4 more points per game than his 2019-20 scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of four (50%) points prop bets against the Suns.
  • Morant pulls down 3.8 rebounds per contest in games against Phoenix, 0.1 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In three of four chances since 2017-18 (75%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Suns.
  • Morant collected 0.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, seven, in those four matchups against Phoenix.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in three of four chances (75%) against the Suns.
  • Morant is not as potent as usual from deep against the Suns, hitting 0.8 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in one of four matchups (25%) against the Suns.
  • Morant has failed to collect a double-double against the Suns since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those matchups Morant accumulated zero blocks and 0.8 steals per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Phoenix Suns
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
01/26/20 Grizzlies 23 5 8 0 W 114-109
01/06/20 Grizzlies 13 3 7 1 W 121-114
12/12/19 Grizzlies 13 4 6 0 W 115-108
11/03/19 Grizzlies 24 3 7 2 L 114-105

Ja Morant vs the Sacramento Kings

Morant's teams are 1-3 against Sacramento in four meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 18.8 points per game against Sacramento over the last two seasons, 1.0 more points per game than his 2019-20 scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on three of four (75%) points prop bets against the Kings.
  • Morant grabs 1.5 rebounds per contest in games against Sacramento, 2.4 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In zero of four chances since 2017-18 (0%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Kings.
  • Morant dished out 1.3 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, six, in those four matchups with Sacramento.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of four chances (50%) against the Kings.
  • Morant is not as effective as usual from three against the Kings, hitting 0.8 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made three-pointers in two of four matchups (50%) against the Kings.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Kings since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged 0.5 blocks and zero steals per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Sacramento Kings
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
02/29/20 Grizzlies 20 3 11 1 L 104-101
02/21/20 Grizzlies 19 1 2 0 L 129-125
01/03/20 Grizzlies 23 1 7 2 L 128-123
12/22/19 Grizzlies 13 1 4 0 W 119-115

Ja Morant vs the Dallas Mavericks

Morant's teams are 1-1 against Dallas in two meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Mavericks the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 16 points per game, 1.8 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on one of two (50%) points prop bets against the Mavericks.
  • Morant racks up 2.5 rebounds per contest in games against Dallas, 1.4 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of two chances since 2017-18 (50%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Mavericks.
  • Morant dished out 1.8 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, 5.5, in those two matchups against Dallas.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in one of two chances (50%) against the Mavericks.
  • Morant is more formidableeffective than typical from downtown against Dallas, hitting one three per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in two of two matchups (100%) against the Mavericks.
  • Morant has failed to collect a double-double against the Mavericks since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant tallied zero blocks and zero steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Dallas Mavericks
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
03/07/20 Grizzlies 11 4 8 1 L 121-96
02/06/20 Grizzlies 21 1 3 1 W 121-107

Ja Morant vs the Houston Rockets

Morant's teams are 1-2 against Houston in three meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has scored 20.3 points per game against Houston in the past two years, 2.5 more points per game than his 2019-20 scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on two of three (66.7%) points prop bets against the Rockets.
  • Morant grabs 4.3 rebounds per contest when he faces Houston, 0.4 more than his current average.
  • In two of three chances since 2017-18 (66.7%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Rockets.
  • In those three matchups with the Rockets, Morant dished out 7.7 assists, 0.4 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in three of three chances (100%) against the Rockets.
  • Morant is more formidableeffective than usual from downtown against Houston, hitting 1.7 threes per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on made threes in two of three matchups (66.7%) against the Rockets.
  • Morant has failed to collect a double-double against the Rockets since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant averaged 0.3 blocks and one steal per outing.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the Houston Rockets
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
02/27/20 Grizzlies 12 3 9 1 L 140-112
01/15/20 Grizzlies 26 5 8 3 W 121-110
11/05/19 Grizzlies 23 5 6 1 L 107-100

Ja Morant vs the New Orleans Pelicans

Morant's teams have gone 0-3 against New Orleans in three meetings since the start of the 2017-18 season.

  • Against the Pelicans the last two seasons, Morant has averaged 14.3 points per game, 3.5 less than his current 2019-20 average.
  • Morant hit the over on zero of four (0%) points prop bets against the Pelicans.
  • Morant pulls down three rebounds per contest in games against New Orleans, 0.9 fewer boards than his season-long average.
  • In one of four chances since 2017-18 (25%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Pelicans.
  • Morant dished out 0.6 fewer assists than his 2019-20 average, 6.7, in those three matchups against New Orleans.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of four chances (50%) against the Pelicans.
  • Morant is more potent than usual from deep against New Orleans, knocking down one three per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in two of four matchups (50%) against the Pelicans.
  • Morant has failed to notch a double-double against the Pelicans since the start of 2017-18.
  • In those games Morant averaged zero blocks and 0.3 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the New Orleans Pelicans
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/03/20 Grizzlies 11 5 8 1 L 109-99
02/01/20 Grizzlies 16 1 3 1 L 139-111
01/20/20 Grizzlies 16 3 9 1 L 126-116

Ja Morant vs the San Antonio Spurs

Morant's teams are 2-2 against San Antonio in four meetings since the beginning of the 2017-18 season.

  • Morant has put up 18.8 points per game against San Antonio in the past two years, 1.0 more points per game than his season-long scoring average.
  • Morant hit the over on three of five (60%) points prop bets against the Spurs.
  • Morant racks up 5.8 rebounds per contest when he faces San Antonio, 1.9 more than his current average.
  • In three of five chances since 2017-18 (60%), Morant hit the over on rebound prop bets against the Spurs.
  • In those four matchups with the Spurs, Morant dished out 7.5 assists, 0.2 more assists than his season-long average.
  • Morant dished out more than his assists over/under in two of five chances (40%) against the Spurs.
  • Morant is not as productive as usual from distance against the Spurs, making 0.5 three-pointers per game compared to his season-long average of 0.9.
  • Morant went above the over/under on three-point shots made in two of five matchups (40%) against the Spurs.
  • Morant has put together a single double-double against the Spurs since the start of the 2017-18 season.
  • In those matchups Morant averaged zero blocks and 0.8 steals per contest.

Game by Game:

Ja Morant game by game vs the San Antonio Spurs
Date Team PTS REB AST 3PTM Result
08/02/20 Grizzlies 25 9 9 0 L 108-106
01/11/20 Grizzlies 22 7 14 0 W 134-121
12/24/19 Grizzlies 19 3 4 1 L 145-115
11/12/19 Grizzlies 9 4 3 1 W 113-109

Last Updated on 2020-09-29 at 7:19 AM EDT

Career stats
2019-2020
MEM
Season Team G MIN FG% 3P% FT% REB AST BLK STL PTS
2019-2020
67 31.0 47.7 33.5 77.6 3.9 7.3 0.3 0.9 17.8
Recent Games
Sat 8/15
Thu 8/13
Tue 8/11
Sun 8/9
Fri 8/7
Wed 8/5
Mon 8/3
Sun 8/2
Fri 7/31
Tue 3/10
Date Opp RESULT MIN PTS OR DR REB AST STL BLK TO
Sat 8/15
L 122-126
41 35 1 3 4 8 0 0 8
Thu 8/13
W 106-119
34 12 4 9 13 10 0 0 6
Tue 8/11
L 122-107
42 26 0 4 4 13 1 2 3
Sun 8/9
L 99-108
40 17 0 4 4 10 0 1 4
Fri 8/7
W 92-121
31 19 0 4 4 9 0 0 5
Wed 8/5
L 115-124
37 20 1 5 6 9 2 0 4
Mon 8/3
L 99-109
39 11 0 5 5 8 0 0 1
Sun 8/2
L 108-106
36 25 0 9 9 9 0 0 3
Fri 7/31
L 135-140
40 22 1 4 5 11 1 0 3
Tue 3/10
L 120-115
35 21 1 3 4 5 1 0 5