Becoming Ja: From sidelines at Hornets game, former coach compares Morant to Jordan

Special report: Part I of three in a series about the Grizzlies’ star point guard

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 18, 2022 10:09 AM CT | Published: February 16, 2022 4:00 AM CT

“I told his dad he was going to be the best player in the state because of his I.Q., but I didn’t know he was going to be one of the best players in the world,” said Bryan Brown. 


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Drew Hill

Drew Hill

Drew Hill covers the Memphis Grizzlies and is a top-10 APSE winner. He has worked throughout the South writing about college athletics before landing in Memphis.


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