Markieff Morris RUMORS & NEWS

  • Wizards' Markieff Morris ready to make season debut

    ESPN "Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris, who had surgery in late September to repair a sports hernia, says he's ready to make his season debut this week. "I feel like I'm ready to play," Morris told reporters Tuesday. The team had forecast that Morris would miss six to eight..." November 01

  • Markieff Morris will serve suspension Wednesday

    Fanrag Sports "Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris is back for the first time since undergoing hernia surgery on Sept. 22. The power forward just won’t be on the court quite yet. Morris will serve a one-game suspension Wednesday as the Wizards return home to face the Phoenix Suns, a source tells FanRag..." November 01

  • NBA fines Beal, Oubre, Green for scuffle; Morris, Felix suspended

    NBA.com "Washington Wizards guard Carrick Felix and forward Markieff Morris have each been suspended one game without pay for leaving the bench area during an altercation, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. The incident, which Wizards guard..." October 29

  • 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

  • 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