Grizzlies security guard Ja Morant jumped his right foot off the floor on Monday before collapsing on the floor behind the basket on Monday after landing awkwardly on a floor shooting competition it took a wheelchair to get around take him to the locker room for further evaluation

For the 2019-20 Rookie of the Year, who played phenomenal basketball prior to the incident, it appeared to be an injury to his left lower leg.Memphis’ initial diagnosis is an ankle sprain

Morant will not return to the ground against the nets on Monday, according to the team

Yes was taken off the floor in a wheelchair after an apparent lower leg injury
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Yes Morant has returned to the Grizzlies bench wearing a boot on his left foot

The Grizzlies are also without the young striker Jaren Jackson Jr due to persistent pain from a meniscal tear Morant and Jackson are among the NBA’s most promising tandems

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