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Markieff Morris detained at airport on suspicion of marijuana possession

It looks like the drama with Markieff Morris didn’t quite end with his trade out of Phoenix. According to a report by John Gonzalez of on Thursday, the Wizards forward was detained at Philadelphia International Airport on suspicion of possessing marijuana in his bag. Wash Wizard Markieff Morris detained @ PHL Int. airport today when “suspected marijuana” allegedly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 26, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Wizards' Markieff Morris gets pranked hard

The spirit of April Fools’ day was in full swing Friday, especially when the date just so happened to include Markieff Morris’ first showdown against his former team, the Phoenix Suns. For those out of the loop, Morris spent the first four years and change of his career with the Suns, only to go through a very public, nasty split with the team. He demanded a trade, wasn’t...
Via The Sports Daily
April 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Markieff Morris rides hoverboard out of Phoenix

Markieff Morris could not wait to get out of Phoenix. He was so excited about being traded to the Wizards that he rode a hoverboard to his car on the way out, which is a pretty good troll job and clearly sent a message to the team. With his bag in hand, Morris attempted to ride off into the sunset. But when you’re 6’10” it’s a bit hard to balance on those things, and he...
Via The Sports Daily
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Wizards acquire Markieff Morris from the Suns

It was just a matter of time before the Phoenix Suns pulled the trigger and traded the last of the Morris twins. That time came just minutes prior to Thursday’s trade deadline, as Phoenix sent Markieff Morris to the Washington Wizards in exchange for DeJuan Blair, Kris Humphries and a 2016 first-round pick. The Wizards send DeJuan Blair, Kris Humphries and future first-round...
Via Sportsnaut
February 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Suns want a package deal for Markieff Morris

It will take more than a first-round pick to acquire power forward Markieff Morris in a trade. Phoenix Suns GM Ryan McDonough has been pursuing a package that includes a younger player and a first-round pick, league executives said, via Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Morris, 26, publicly demanded a trade in the offseason when his twin brother, Marcus Morris, was traded from Phoenix to...
Via The Sports Daily
February 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns reportedly not close to trading Markieff Morris

The Phoenix Suns saw a lot of drama happening with power forward Markieff Morris this past offseason and there have been trade rumors surrounding him for quite some time. At this point in time, however, it doesn’t sound like the Suns are close to trading Morris. Ryan McDonough, the Suns’ general manager, talked about not being close to trading Morris right now. “I’d say...
Via Crossover Chronicles
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Suns want Markieff Morris to apologize to team

Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris is scheduled to return to practice Tuesday after serving a two-game suspension, but not before he apologizes. Morris was suspended for “conduct detrimental to the team” after he threw a towel at head coach Jeff Hornacek during last Wednesday’s loss to the Denver Nuggets. According to Marc J. Spears of Yahoo Sports, the apologies Morris...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Markieff Morris fined $10K for public trade demand

Suns forward Markieff Morris wants out of Phoenix, and the childish way that he has carried himself throughout the entire affair has cost him fans, reputation, and now a solid chunk of cash. Morris was handed a $10,000 fine by the National Basketball Association on Tuesday for publicly demanding a trade, according to ESPN NBA insider Marc Stein. The 26-year-old has made his ultimatum...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Markieff Morris on Twitter: ‘My future will not be in Phoenix’

Markieff Morris is letting it be known: he really does not want to play for the Phoenix Suns next season. Weeks after reports leaked out that Morris wanted out of Phoenix in the wake of the trade of his twin brother Marcus to the Detroit Pistons, he took matters into his own hands and confirmed the rumors firsthand on his Twitter account Thursday. In a 140-character manifesto of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Celtics could make bid for Markieff Morris

By Pat Bradley Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris wants out of the desert, and the Boston Celtics could be one of the teams in hot pursuit of the veteran forward. Morris, 26, signed a four-year, $32 million contract extension — a total bargain for the talented forward’s services — last September. The contract matched the length of his twin brother Marcus’. The two took...
August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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