1. Markieff Morris – Markieff Morris played as well as any true power-forward not named LeBron James in the past seven days. That is no exaggeration. The older Morris was spectacular, averaging just shy of 19 points per game, along with 7.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 2.0 steals, and 1.0 blocks per game. Markieff Morris had taken a step back for a little bit, and I even questioned if...
PHOENIX -- Markieff Morris scored 18 points to lead six Phoenix players in double figures and the Suns held on to beat the Boston Celtics 100-94 on Wednesday night.
Goran Dragic and Gerald Green added 17 points apiece for Phoenix. Channing Frye had 15, among them a crucial 3-pointer with 1:20 left.
Markieff's twin brother, Marcus, scored 10 of his 11 in the second half, including...
When the Suns traded for Marcus Morris, pairing him with his twin brother Markieff, many scoffed at the move as a gimmick. Even though I realized getting Marcus for just a second-round pick was good value, I still laughed at the deal as overly marketing generated.
Well, the joke is on us.
With more competent management put in place after the initial trade, management that has been...
The Las Vegas Summer League and the Drew League, combined, have the best offensive talent and pound-for-pound quenches our basketball thirst in the summer. Here’s another Summer League game-winner and this time it is executed by Marcus Morris as he lifts the Phoenix Suns over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Watch Morris curl back and hit the [...]The post Phoenix Suns’ Marcus Morris...
The Suns have acquired Marcus Morris from the Rockets for a future second round pick.
February 20, 2013
Despite Kevin McHale declaring he’d be “shocked” if the Rockets made a move before Thursday’s 3:00 PM deadline, the team is holding Marcus Morris out from Wednesday night’s game vs. OKC as they currently decide between two deals that will have them part ways with the 2nd year power forward.
Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle confirmed the upcoming move, first reported...
Houston Rockets rookie forward Marcus Morris proved that all homecomings aren't good ones.
After watching his former team, the Kansas Jayhawks pull out a thrilling overtime win over Missouri, it seems that Morris may have partied too hard.
Morris faces a misdemeanor battery citation over a reported Lawrence bar incident several hours after his former Kansas teammates beat...
Houston Rockets forward Marcus Morris was cited with misdemeanor battery early Sunday morning, Lawrence city prosecutor Jerry Little said Monday.
Morris, who played three seasons at the University of Kansas, was in Lawrence to watch the Jayhawks beat Missouri on Saturday. According to the Lawrence Journal-World on Monday, a Lawrence police spokeswoman said that an employee of The...
Marcus Morris has been sent back to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers by the Rockets.
February 03, 2012
Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has assigned forward Marcus Morris to Houston’s single-affiliation NBA D-League partner Rio Grande Valley. It marks the first assignment for Morris to the D-League.
“The Rockets assignment of Marcus Morris to the Vipers is another example of our belief in player development through the D-League,” [...]