Markieff Morris RUMORS & NEWS

  • NBA's Morris twins trial: Witness testifies she saw one brother beat her friend

    Arizona Republic "A friend of the man accusing two former Phoenix Suns players of beating him in 2015 testified Thursday that she saw either Marcus or Markieff Morris, along with other men, beat the victim so badly that she had to take him to an emergency room. "He was like in a daze," Sherika Sherad testified,..." September 23

  • Wizards’ Markieff Morris expected to miss six to eight weeks after having sports hernia surgery

    Washington Post "On Friday, Morris underwent surgery to repair a sports hernia and the team announced he is expected to miss approximately six to eight weeks. According to the timeline, the earliest Morris could return would be Nov. 3, seven games into the regular season when the Wizards host the Eastern..." September 22

  • Morris twins could miss start of training camps while on trial for 2015 assault

    CBS Sports "The Morris twins, Markieff and Marcus, could miss the start of their training camps with the Washington Wizards and Boston Celtics, as the twins are in Phoenix, standing trial for an assault that occurred back in 2015 when they were playing for the Suns. Markieff and Marcus have been accused..." September 19

  • Aggravated assault trial for Morris twins set to begin on Monday

    WEEI Boston "Following the selection of an eight-member jury panel on Wednesday, the aggravated assault trial for the Morris twins -- new Celtics forward Marcus and the Wizards' Markieff -- will begin next Monday in a Phoenix courtroom with the opening statements of what is expected to be a 10-day..." September 15

  • Jury selection in trial of Marcus Morris, Markieff Morris for assault starts Wednesday

    Pro Basketball Talk "Marcus Morris and Markieff Morris are about to get their day in court. Jury selection in an assault case against the brothers stemming from a 2015 incident — when both were playing for the Suns — where the brothers and three others were accused of beating up a man outside a recreational..." September 13

  • Marcus Morris denies standing in for twin brother Markieff

    CSN New England "The best possible sports conspiracy theory is that one player is actually another player in disguise. This Celtics-Wizards series has allowed for such a conspiracy theory. After Markieff Morris bounced back from an ankle injury to score 16 points in Game 2, speculation -- tongue-in-cheek or..." May 04

  • Al Horford on Markieff Morris: ‘I’m not going to give him the time of day’

    Pro Basketball Talk "Markieff Morris keeps tormenting members of the 2015-16 Hawks who want nothing to do with him. The Wizards forward egged on Paul Millsap during a first-round series against Atlanta until Millsap engaged. Now, Morris is turning his attention to Al Horford. Horford slid under a Morris jumper,..." May 04

  • Markieff Morris challenges Wizards teammates to play with more heart vs. Celtics

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "The edge that Markieff Morris brought to the floor spilled over just 1:07 into Game 2, when he went for a loose ball and tossed Al Horford into the cameras courtside at TD Garden. Then after a 129-119 overtime loss to the Boston Celtics, his wrath was felt in the Wizards' locker room. "We're..." May 03

  • Markieff Morris plans to ask Al Horford face-to-face if play that injured him was intentional

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Whether or not Markieff Morris can play Tuesday -- he thinks he can -- he plans on looking Al Horford in the eyes to ask if the play that caused him to injure his left ankle and leave Game 1 was intentional. "I'm not sure," Morris said of the second-quarter incident Sunday vs. the Boston..." May 02

  • Will Wizards’ Markieff Morris play in Game 2? Coach unsure, Morris says “I’m playing”

    Pro Basketball Talk "Markieff Morris sprained his ankle so severely in Game 1 he thought he broke it. He called it the worst ankle sprain of his career. So he’s out for Game 2 on Tuesday, right? Not if you ask Morris. Here is what he said, via Candace Buckner of the Washington Post. “I’m playing tomorrow...." May 01

  • Markieff Morris sprains left ankle in Game 1, plans to play in Game 2

    ESPN "Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris sprained his left ankle in the first half of Sunday's Game 1 loss to the Boston Celtics and did not return but said he plans to play in Tuesday's Game 2. Wizards coach Scott Brooks said after Boston's 123-111 victory that he did not have an update on..." April 30

  • Paul Millsap fires back at Markieff Morris for calling him a 'crybaby'

    CBS Sports "To say that Paul Millsap and Markieff Morris are not getting along in the first round of the NBA playoffs would be a monumental understatement. The two foes engaged in a heated argument earlier in the series between the Hawks and Wizards and have been physical with each other on the court..." April 23

  • Markieff Morris trolls Paul Millsap for ‘MMA’ comment

    Larry Brown Sports "Washington Wizards power forward Markieff Morris is having a bit of fun with his individual matchup in the first round. After the Wizards won Game 1 over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday by the final of 114-107, Hawks power forward Paul Millsap complained that they were “playing MMA” due to their..." April 19