Markieff Morris RUMORS & NEWS

  • Marcus and Markieff Morris hope to be package deal for Suns

    Arizona Republic "Marcus and Markieff Morris have turned themselves into solid NBA players. The twins are the heartbeat of the Suns bench and are so close that it seems they share one heartbeat. At what financial sacrifice are the Morris twins willing to make to keep that together? What are the Suns willing..." March 05

  • Morris twins thriving in Phoenix, even if the Suns can’t tell them apart

    Pro Basketball Talk "When the Suns traded for Marcus Morris, pairing him with his twin brother Markieff, many scoffed at the move as a gimmick. Even though I realized getting Marcus for just a second-round pick was good value, I still laughed at the deal as overly marketing generated. Well, the joke is on..." November 23

  • Suns forward Markieff Morris gets his ‘swag back’ after slump

    Arizona Republic "Suns power forward Markieff Morris went from Player of the Week to funk of the week. It came to a head Friday night when he got blocked from behind by Charlotte guard Gerald Henderson when he was going up for a dunk in the second quarter. At that point, Morris had missed 16 of 17 shots over 3..." November 23

  • Pacers' George, Suns' Markieff Morris named Players of the Week

    NBA.com "The Indiana Pacers' Paul George and the Phoenix Suns' Markieff Morris today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Mon., Nov. 4-Sun., Nov. 10. George led Indiana to the only undefeated record in the Eastern Conference on the week (4-0)...." November 11

  • Suns forward Markieff Morris now proving scouts right

    Arizona Republic "If the Suns wanted someone who blew them away with his vertical-leap test in 2011, they would have drafted Iman Shumpert. And they almost did. JaJuan Johnson was that draft’s highest hopping big man, but there is more to the job than jumping. His career (36 games) could not match his vertical..." November 10

  • Suns exercise contract options on Morris twins and Miles Plumlee

    Inside Hoops "The Phoenix Suns exercised their 2014-15 options on forwards Markieff Morris and Marcus Morris and center Miles Plumlee, the club announced today. In two seasons with the Suns, Markieff Morris has averaged 7.8 points and 4.7 rebounds in 145 games. The 13th overall pick of the 2011 NBA Draft, he..." October 26

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    Jeff Zillgitt @JeffZillgitt

    NBA suspends Suns F Markieff Morris one game without pay for elbowing Thunder C Serge Ibaka in the face. Happened in Tuesday's game.

  • Suns twins Marcus and Markieff Morris trying to fit in, awaiting word on their 2014-15 options

    Bright Side Of The Sun "Marcus and Markieff Morris affectionately known around these parts as the Morrii are fighting for their place on the Phoenix Suns this season but both know they are also looking for their long-term fit on the team. The Phoenix Suns have until the end of October to decide on their 2014-15..." October 18

  • Phoenix Suns’ Morris twins hope to ‘change the team’

    Arizona Republic "Marcus Morris always envisioned having moments like the game-winning shot he made at the buzzer Monday night. It just was never going to be in NBA Summer League two years after he was drafted. But after being cast off in Houston and winding up with diminishing time at the end of last season..." July 16

  • Phoenix Suns’ Marcus Morris eyes changes

    Arizona Republic "Marcus Morris never has seemed to be one who lacked for confidence, but he apparently lost that along with his playing time this month. Upon arrival with a trade-deadline deal in late February, Morris made a splash and averaged 12.7 points over a six-game stretch. For the past two weeks, Morris..." March 31

  • A whole greater than the sum of the Morris twins

    Arizona Republic "A week after making his Suns debut, Marcus Morris starred in a win over Atlanta that gave the Suns consecutive victories against winning teams for the first time since mid-December. The Suns often talk about how Marcus Morris’ presence has rejuvenated his twin brother Markieff Morris’ energy and..." March 03