Ja Morant #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies. Justin Ford/Getty Images/AFP
The Memphis Grizzlies and star point guard Ja Morant reportedly agreed Thursday to an extension that could be worth $231 million.
Morant, the 2020 Rookie of the Year and a second-team All-NBA player last season, agreed on a five-year, $193 million deal, ESPN reported Thursday. Supermax escalators could increase the value to $231 million.
On his Twitter account Thursday night, Morant posted, “Memphis is my home”
Memphis is my home 💙
— Ja Morant (@JaMorant) July 1, 2022