“I won’t say I don’t care [about winning MVP]. I want to compete. If you say I don’t care, it’s a lie. Do I think it’s a priority for me? No. The priority for me is to get better, to help my team win a championship, to get that feeling again.”
In the aftermath of Ja Morant’s hiatus, the fifth-year All-Star has diversified his game and hit another gear.
Head coach Chris Finch also criticized the officiating from the Timberwolves' loss to the Suns.