According to a recent ESPN poll, Ja Morant is an overwhelming favorite to win the 2019-20 Rookie of the Year award.
ESPN polled a mixture of local beat writers from across the league as well as national and international reporters. All 70 voters polled gave Morant their first-place votes. Although Zion Williamson has been awesome since making his debut, he's played just 19 games. Morant has appeared in 59 games and is averaging 17.6 points and 6.9 assists while leading Memphis to a potential playoff berth. Mar 24 11:26 am (EST)
- Ja Morant hit 7-of-16 shots and a 3-pointer for 21 points, four rebounds, five assists and a steal in Tuesday's tough 120-115 loss to the Magic.
- Ja Morant played 31 minutes in Saturday’s 118-101 win over Atlanta, accounting for 24 points (8-of-12 FGs, 4-of-6 FTs), five rebounds, six assists, three steals, one blocked shot and four 3-pointers.
- Ja Morant scored 15 points during a 118-79 win over the Nets on Wednesday, adding seven rebounds, five assists, one steal and one 3-pointer in 29 minutes. All Ja Morant News
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