Marcus Morris RUMORS & NEWS

  • NBA says Marcus Morris' last-second winner for Celtics against Thunder shouldn't have counted

    CBS Sports "The Celtics secured the most thrilling win across the NBA on Tuesday thanks to a clutch Marcus Morris 3-pointer that plunged a dagger in the heart of the Thunder. However, that shot should not have counted, according to the NBA. The league released its Last Two Minute report Wednesday and..." March 22

  • Marcus Morris fined $15,000 for verbal abuse of official

    247 Sports "One of the members of the Boston Celtics will be a little lighter in the wallet going forward. On Tuesday, the NBA announced that forward Marcus Morris has been fined $15,000 for verbal abuse of an official. NBA Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Kiki VanDeWeghe also added that..." March 20

  • Brad Stevens jokes about suspending Marcus Morris for doing Eagles chant

    The Sports Daily "Marcus Morris has a rooting interest in Super Bowl LII that isn’t shared by most Celtics fans. Morris, who is a Philadelphia native, has been rooting for his hometown Eagles, and will be doing so in Super Bowl LII. He’s been vocal in supporting the Eagles on social media, as you can see from..." February 03

  • Boston’s Bench Continues To Suffer From Marcus Morris’ Absence

    NESN "The Boston Celtics have been missing something on the offensive end of the floor, and in case you’ve been wondering what that something is, Kelly Olynyk showed everyone Wednesday night. Olynyk returned to TD Garden for the first time since signing with the Miami Heat in the offseason, and the..." December 21

  • Ainge: Morris 'going to be playing periodically'

    NBC Sports Boston "The Celtics are in the process of putting together a day-to-day plan for Marcus Morris who has missed four of Boston’s past five games due to left knee soreness. “We’re still working on that, on a timetable,” Danny Ainge, the Celtics president of basketball operations, said on 98.5 the Sports..." December 15

  • Marcus Morris reportedly will miss ‘extended time’ with knee injury

    Boston "After missing the Celtics’ first eight games of the season due to knee soreness, Marcus Morris is reportedly slated to miss another string of games for the same reason. According to The Vertical’s Shams Charania, Morris will be sidelined for an indefinite period of time because his left knee..." December 11

  • Marcus Morris praises Brad Stevens for being a ‘guru’

    Larry Brown Sports "The NBA season is still very young, but the Boston Celtics look like the team to beat in the Eastern Conference thus far — even without Gordon Hayward. Marcus Morris, who is in his first season with the C’s, thinks that has a lot to do with his team’s head coach. The Celtics won their 11th..." November 11

  • Celtics’ Marcus Morris Set To Make Team Debut Vs. Thunder

    NESN "The Boston Celtics have surprised many by getting out to a 6-2 start without injured forward Gordon Hayward. But the C’s also have done it without the services of Marcus Morris, another one of their big offseason acquisitions. Morris, who Boston acquired in the trade that sent fan favorite..." November 03

  • Marcus Morris targeting Oct. 30 game vs. Spurs as date for Celtics debut

    NBC Sports Boston "It appears Marcus Morris’ debut for the Celtics will be when they host the San Antonio Spurs on Oct. 30. The 6-foot-9 forward confirmed to reporters on Monday that, for now, that’s the target date. Morris spent time after practice playing some one-one-one against rookie Jayson Tatum...." October 24

  • Celtics, Marcus Morris take it slow

    Boston Herald "The Celtics are not going to find one player to replace Gordon Hayward, but they are a little closer to adding a big forward who can score. Marcus Morris is hoping to get into the rotation this week after arriving late to training camp because of his legal matter in Arizona and then dealing..." October 23

  • Marcus Morris knows his Celtics role: ‘To be the bully’

    Boston Herald "Marcus Morris joined his new team yesterday and will play his first minutes during tonight’s exhibition game in Philadelphia. The former Pistons and Suns forward didn’t need a trip here to understand his role, though. Morris could see part of his immediate value by watching the Celtics from..." October 06

  • NBA's Morris twins acquitted in beating of man in Phoenix

    Arizona Republic "NBA players and twin brothers Marcus and Markieff Morris were acquitted Tuesday of aggravated assault in connection with the beating of a man in Phoenix in 2015. A third person, their friend Gerald Bowman, also was acquitted. All three had been charged with two counts of aggravated assault..." October 04

  • Closing arguments set for NBA players' assault trial

    USA Today "Jurors are expected to hear closing arguments Thursday for the assault trial of NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris. The Morris brothers are accused of helping three other people beat Erik Hood on Jan. 24, 2015. Hood testified last week his relationship with the twins became strained..." September 28