Marcus Morris scored 27 points Wednesday, going 11 of 20 from the field, as the Boston Celtics defeated the Washington Wizards 130-125 in overtime. Morris pulled down nine rebounds and dished out two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +14 in his 39:40 on the floor. Morris went 1 of 4 from behind the arc.
Marcus Morris scored 27 points with nine rebounds, two assists and one 3-pointer in 40 minutes against the Wizards on Wednesday.
Advice: He's been awesome and he's making himself some serious money this upcoming summer. Morris scored 25-plus points in back-to-back games for the first time in his eight-year career, and Morris did take a quick jab at his brother's team in the win. "We just tried to move the ball," Morris said about the Wizards defense. "We knew that they were going to give up on plays if we got side to side." He closed at the five in this game and should be owned in all standard leagues.
Marcus Morris scored 31 points Monday on 10-of-15 shooting as the Boston Celtics defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 113-100. Morris pulled down four rebounds and had four assists, tallying a plus-minus of +11 in his 32:03 on the floor. Morris went 5 of 8 from behind the arc.
Marcus Morris scored 31 points (10-of-15 FG, 6-of-7 FT) with four rebounds, four assists and five 3-pointers in 32 minutes Monday against the Pelicans.
Advice: With the Celtics down five players due to injury, Morris picked the right time to put forth his best effort of the season to date. This was his first game of 30 points or more since March 23, 2018 against the Trail Blazers. In his seven games prior to Monday, all starts, Morris averaged 13.3 points, 5.6 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 2.0 3-pointers in 27.6 minutes per game.
Marcus Morris scored 12 points (4-of-9 FGs, 2-of-2 FTs) with nine rebounds, two assists, one steal, and two 3-pointers in 25 minutes against the Bulls on Saturday.
Advice: Morris has been starting lately and has been playing very well in that role. Even with all of the Celtics good players, he's managed to be a top-70 player in 9-cat leagues over the last two weeks and should be owned in all leagues.
Marcus Morris scored 12 points Saturday, going 4 of 9 from the field, as the Boston Celtics topped the Chicago Bulls 133-77. Morris pulled down nine rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +34 in his 25:16 of playing time. He tacked on one steal. Morris went 2 of 5 from behind the arc.
Marcus Morris scored 10 points Thursday on 5-of-13 shooting as the Boston Celtics defeated the New York Knicks 128-100. Morris grabbed three rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +16 in his 30:19 on the floor. He tacked on one steal. Morris struggled from behind the arc, coming up empty on all seven of his attempts.