Herrington: Morant’s return was bitterly brief. What lies ahead for Grizzlies now?

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 09, 2024 3:55 PM CT | Published: January 08, 2024 11:23 PM CT
Chris Herrington
Daily Memphian

Chris Herrington

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

The Grizzlies notched one of their best wins of the season without Morant on Sunday, before the team knew of his fate. Perhaps that will help them carry confidence into a “rest of the season” they now know will continue without him.


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