It’s showtime Saturday night as LeBron and Lakers play Grizzlies

Ja Morant, Jaren Jackson Jr. have been watching James since preschool

By , Daily Memphian Published: November 22, 2019 5:03 PM CT

Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant was only 4 years old when LeBron James made his NBA debut. But he's not overwhelmed by playing against him and the Lakers, or the prospect of seeing a lot of purple and gold in the stands Saturday night at FedExForum.

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Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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