Born on August 10, 1999, Ja Morant is an American professional basketball player for Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA and was selected second overall by the Grizzlies in the 2019 NBA Draft. To learn more about him, read the article below.

Ja Morant

Before Fame: He attended Murray State University.

Family/ Relationships

Ja Morant Ethnicity/Religion

Ja was born in Dalzell, South Carolina to Tee and Jamie Morant. His father played basketball for Claffin University however, his career ended Ja was born.

Ja Morant Girlfriend/Dating

His relationship status is not available at the moment. For more information, visit his Insta.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Temetrius Jamel “Ja” Morant
  • Nicknames: Ja Morant
  • Birthday: August 10, 1999
  • Age: 19 years old (as of June 2019)
  • Birthplace: Dalzell, South Carolina, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Murray State University
  • Profession: professional basketball player
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Leo
  • Spouse/Girlfriend: Not Available 

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  • Height: 6 feet 3 inches (191 cm)
  • Weight: 175 lbs (79 kg)
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size:  Not Available
  • Chest Size: Not Available
  • Biceps: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is a professional basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA.
  • He was selected second overall in the 2019 NBA Draft.
  • He is the son of former basketball player Tee Morant.
  • He was not raked by ESPN or Rivals but was accidently discovered by mid-major program Murray State of the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) in July 2016, when assistant coach James Kane attended a camp hoping to see a player who was joining his team.

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