Herrington: Morant, Zion complete unlikely journey from teen teammates to playoff-race competitors

By Updated: February 01, 2020 8:15 AM CT | Published: January 31, 2020 10:58 PM CT

On Friday night in New Orleans, Ja Morant and Zion Williamson completed one joint journey, and started a new one. 


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Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollentine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.

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