Here were Ja Morant’s best moments in the 2022 NBA All-Star Game

CLEVELAND — Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant debuted as a starter in the All-Star Game on Sunday and was the second-to-last starter introduced. He received one of the loudest introductions among players on Team Durant.

He didn’t waste much time sending the crowd into ooos and ahhs with two of the best dunks in the first half.

The target score was set at 163 as Team LeBron traded baskets with Team Durant. A LeBron James fadeaway gave Team LeBron a 163-160 win at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.

Morant didn’t play much in the second half. He finished with six points and three assists in 18 minutes. The minute total ranked seventh on Team LeBron. He had an off-the-glass assist to Joel Embiid to go with his two dunks that had him buzzing on social media.

“Pretty much just enjoy the moment and have fun,” Morant said of his mentality. “I wasn’t

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Ja Morant’s 35 Led Memphis To An Overtime Win Over The Warriors

The Grizzlies hold the distinction of being in the NBA’s only two play-in tournaments, and after a narrow loss to Portland in the Bubble last season, Ja Morant and co. delivered big time in a do-or-die game against Golden State on Friday night, winning 117-112 in overtime.

On the road in San Francisco, Morant scored 35 points to go with six assists and four steals, as well as the Grizzlies’ last two buckets in the final minute of overtime to clinch the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference and a meeting with the Utah Jazz in the first round.

The game was crazy from the jump, with Memphis storming out to an early lead before starting center Jonas Valanciunas — who was great in both rounds of the play-in — picked up his second foul and left the court. That gave the Warriors space for their own run and

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