BOSTON -- Markieff Morris scored a career-high 30 points and Eric Bledsoe had a key steal and breakaway dunk in the closing minute to lift the Phoenix Suns to a 118-114 victory over the Boston Celtics on Monday night.
Goran Dragic had 22 points, Alex Len scored 19 with seven rebounds and Bledsoe finished with 15 points and seven assists for the Suns, who lost their previous two games...
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9 days ago
Marcus and Markieff Morris were born to play together.
On Monday, the Suns held a press conference for the twins announcing their contract extension with Phoenix that would ensure they’d end up playing together for the next five years.
“Since day one, since the day we picked up a basketball,” Markieff Morris said. “This was our dream to play on the same team. We did it...
Phoenix Suns: Morris Twins Extension Grades
By Josh Morgan: VP and Director of Content
Contracts: Markieff; 4 years, 32 million
Marcus; 4 years, 20 million
The Suns have been one of the most active teams in the league this offseason and their signings continue with the extensions of both Morris twins. Coming off of career years and with their contracts expiring after this season...
PHOENIX -- The Phoenix Suns have signed twin forwards Markieff and Marcus Morris to four-year contract extensions after both had career years in 2013-14.
Markieff signed for $32 million and Marcus' deal was for $20 million, a team official told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because terms were not released.
Markieff set career highs last season with 13.8 points...
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September 29, 2014
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story via probasketballtalk.nbcsports.com
Markieff and Marcus Morris both shared the same court wearing the same jersey all the way back to when they were kids. Only briefly when they were both drafted into the NBA in 2011 were they in separate colored jerseys. Markieff was selected by the Phoenix Suns with the 13th pick and Marcus by the Houston...
Phoenix Suns: Trading For Kosta Koufas
By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff…
Suns get: Kosta Koufas
Grizzlies get: Marcus Morris
The Suns’ biggest weakness last season was their difficulty protecting the rim. They ranked 26th in opponent PPG in the paint, allowing 45.5 points per contest. The 2014 market wasn’t exactly overflowing with help in that department, and the Suns...
Memphis Grizzlies: Trade For Marcus Morris?
By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer @ Hoopstuff…
Grizzlies get: Marcus Morris, 2015 first round pick
Suns get: Kosta Koufos
Despite making it to the playoffs and putting up a good fight in the first round, the Grizzlies need to keep improving if they hope to survive in the West. They are a talented team, but they lack outside scoring. One...