Ja Morant 'proud' of Murray State teammate on Grizzlies summer league roster

Memphis Commercial Appeal
Ja Morant 'proud' of Murray State teammate on Grizzlies summer league roster
Ja Morant 'proud' of Murray State teammate on Grizzlies summer league roster

Memphis Grizzlies No. 2 overall draft pick Ja Morant conducted the pre-game guitar smash before 901 FC's match on Saturday night at AutoZone Park. Ja Morant soon will see a familiar face in Memphis. Shaq Buchanan, who shared the backcourt at Murray State with Morant last season, will play for the Grizzlies this summer. Memphis is playing in two summer leagues, starting with three games July 1-3 in Salt Lake City. “He's very excited," Morant said Saturday after his 901 FC guitar smash at AutoZone Park. "We both played at Murray together. Now he'll have the opportunity to play with Memphis in summer league. Very excited for him, proud of him." The Grizzlies brought Buchanan in for a pre-draft workout

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