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Markieff Morris

28-Year-Old       Washington Wizards

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

14.0

REB

6.5

AST

1.7

STL

1.1

BLK

0.6

2017-18 NBA Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Morris, during his first full season with the Wizards, built on his already solid foundation as a nice mid-tier power forward option. Notably, he became a sharper three-point shooter, making a career-high 36.2 percent of his looks from long range on 2.6 attempts per contest....

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STATUS:  Out    INJURY:  Abdomen    EST. RETURN:  11/3/2017
HT: 6' 10"   WT: 245 lbs   DOB: 9/2/1989  College: Kansas
DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #13 Overall in 2011   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a four-year, $32 million contract extension with the Suns in September 2014. Traded to the Wizards in February 2016.

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Morris (abdomen) has been found not guilty on all counts of felony assault charges, Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe reports.

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Markieff Morris NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 21 PHO 63 19.5 7.4 4.4 1.0 0.7 0.7 0.7 39.9 71.7 1.1 1.1 3.3 2.0 34.7 2.8 6.9 1.2 1.7
2012-13 22 PHO 82 22.4 8.2 4.8 1.3 0.9 0.8 0.5 40.7 73.2 1.3 1.6 3.2 1.6 33.6 3.2 8.0 1.1 1.5
2013-14 23 PHO 81 26.6 13.8 6.0 1.8 0.8 0.6 0.4 48.6 79.2 1.8 1.7 4.3 1.3 31.5 5.1 10.4 3.2 4.0
2014-15 24 PHO 82 31.5 15.3 6.2 2.3 1.2 0.5 0.7 46.5 76.3 2.1 1.3 4.8 2.2 31.8 6.2 13.4 2.2 2.8
2015-16 25 PHO 37 24.8 11.6 5.2 2.4 0.9 0.5 0.6 39.7 71.7 2.4 1.2 4.1 2.1 28.9 4.6 11.6 1.8 2.5
2015-16 25 WAS 27 26.4 12.4 5.9 1.4 0.9 0.6 0.9 46.7 76.4 1.7 1.1 4.7 2.9 31.6 5.0 10.6 1.6 2.0
2015-16 25 PHO/WAS 64 25.5 12.0 5.5 1.9 0.9 0.5 0.7 42.5 73.5 2.1 1.1 4.4 2.4 30.3 4.8 11.2 1.7 2.3
2016-17 26 WAS 76 31.2 14.0 6.5 1.7 1.1 0.6 0.9 45.7 83.7 1.7 1.4 5.1 2.6 36.2 5.3 11.7 2.4 2.8
2017-18 Projections 28 WAS 66 30.9 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Markieff Morris

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2016-17 NBA Game Log   Markieff Morris
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
May 15 @BOS 115-105 42 18 10 2 1 1 3 7 14 1 2 3 6 3 7 4
May 12 BOS 92-91 39 16 11 2 1 1 3 5 14 4 5 2 5 2 9 4
May 10 @BOS 123-101 28 9 5 2 1 1 2 4 11 0 0 1 4 2 3 1
May 7 BOS 121-102 35 16 10 5 3 0 4 5 12 4 4 2 4 2 8 3
May 4 BOS 116-89 19 10 5 1 1 0 1 3 7 4 4 0 0 1 4 2
May 2 @BOS 129-119 27 16 6 3 2 1 2 6 11 3 3 1 2 1 5 6
Apr 30 @BOS 123-111 11 5 3 0 0 1 0 2 7 1 1 0 1 1 2 0
Apr 28 @ATL 99-115 40 17 8 1 1 3 1 7 14 1 3 2 4 3 5 2
Apr 26 ATL 103-99 20 8 5 0 0 1 0 4 9 0 0 0 0 0 5 5
Apr 24 @ATL 111-101 24 9 4 2 0 0 1 3 10 3 4 0 1 1 3 5
Apr 22 @ATL 116-98 29 9 6 0 1 2 2 4 14 0 0 1 4 0 6 5
Apr 19 ATL 109-101 20 3 3 2 0 2 0 1 3 1 2 0 1 0 3 5
Apr 16 ATL 114-107 38 21 7 2 1 4 2 8 19 3 3 2 6 2 5 4
Apr 12 @MIA 110-102 Did Not Play
Apr 10 @DET 101-105 27 20 8 1 0 0 5 9 16 0 0 2 4 1 7 2
Apr 8 MIA 103-106 30 21 5 0 1 0 2 9 13 0 0 3 4 2 3 3
Apr 6 @NYK 103-106 Did Not Play
Apr 4 CHA 118-111 22 14 6 0 0 0 0 6 9 0 0 2 3 0 6 3
Apr 2 @GSW 139-115 24 13 5 1 1 0 2 6 11 0 0 1 2 2 3 2
Mar 31 @UTA 95-88 34 8 7 0 0 0 1 2 13 4 4 0 1 2 5 4
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Mar 29 @LAC 133-124 15 14 4 0 0 0 1 4 6 4 4 2 3 0 4 4
Mar 28 @LAL 108-119 27 8 6 0 1 0 0 4 9 0 0 0 3 1 5 4
Mar 25 @CLE 115-127 36 14 6 0 0 1 0 5 12 4 6 0 1 1 5 4
Mar 24 BKN 129-108 20 5 0 1 1 1 2 2 5 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Mar 22 ATL 104-100 33 13 7 2 1 1 1 6 12 1 1 0 2 1 6 3
Mar 20 @BOS 110-102 31 14 4 0 0 0 0 6 15 1 1 1 6 1 3 4
Mar 18 @CHA 98-93 Did Not Play
Mar 17 CHI 112-107 Did Not Play
Mar 15 DAL 107-112 32 5 7 3 1 0 2 2 6 1 2 0 2 1 6 6
Mar 13 @MIN 119-104 33 11 7 0 2 0 1 5 9 1 1 0 1 1 6 2
Mar 11 @POR 124-125 43 13 11 3 2 2 0 6 12 1 1 0 0 3 8 3
Mar 10 @SAC 122-130 26 10 6 2 0 0 0 4 9 2 2 0 1 2 4 4
Mar 8 @DEN 113-123 26 11 6 2 0 0 2 3 3 4 4 1 1 1 5 4
Mar 7 @PHO 127-131 25 6 2 1 1 0 1 1 5 4 4 0 0 0 2 3
Mar 5 ORL 115-114 31 8 2 2 2 1 1 3 9 2 2 0 1 1 1 4
Mar 3 TOR 106-114 37 11 8 5 1 1 2 4 13 2 2 1 3 2 6 3
Mar 1 @TOR 96-105 33 13 8 5 0 0 0 6 14 0 0 1 3 2 6 2
Feb 28 GSW 112-108 33 22 6 1 2 4 1 8 17 4 4 2 5 2 4 3
Feb 26 UTA 92-102 29 7 4 1 3 0 2 3 11 1 1 0 2 0 4 6
Feb 24 @PHI 120-112 27 14 7 0 1 0 3 6 10 2 2 0 0 2 5 5
Feb 16 @IND 98-111 32 21 7 2 2 0 1 8 12 2 2 3 4 2 5 3
Feb 13 OKC 120-98 32 23 6 1 2 0 4 8 14 4 5 3 3 1 5 2
Feb 10 IND 112-107 31 26 10 3 1 0 0 11 18 1 2 3 6 2 8 1
Feb 8 @BKN 110-114 Did Not Play
Feb 6 CLE 135-140 30 15 6 2 1 0 2 6 12 3 4 0 2 1 5 6
Feb 4 NOP 105-91 38 18 4 0 1 0 2 6 16 4 4 2 6 0 4 5
Feb 2 LAL 116-108 35 12 10 2 3 2 2 3 14 6 8 0 5 2 8 4
Jan 31 NYK 117-101 34 24 10 2 0 0 2 9 14 4 4 2 5 2 8 3
Jan 29 @NOP 94-107 37 21 8 1 0 0 0 9 20 0 0 3 3 3 5 3
Jan 27 @ATL 86-112 25 15 9 1 2 1 5 4 11 5 6 2 4 5 4 4
Jan 24 BOS 123-108 34 19 11 4 0 2 2 6 14 6 7 1 4 2 9 2
Jan 23 @CHA 99-109 41 23 8 2 0 0 2 8 13 5 5 2 4 0 8 5
Jan 21 @DET 113-112 38 19 9 2 2 1 3 7 17 3 4 2 5 4 5 5
Jan 19 @NYK 110-113 35 14 6 4 0 2 3 6 11 0 0 2 3 2 4 1
Jan 18 MEM 104-101 34 17 12 2 1 1 1 6 16 5 5 0 5 3 9 5
Jan 16 POR 120-101 33 17 13 5 2 2 0 6 9 4 4 1 2 0 13 3
Jan 14 PHI 109-93 30 14 9 1 0 0 3 6 10 0 0 2 2 0 9 4
Jan 11 @BOS 117-108 38 14 9 4 2 0 1 6 21 1 2 1 6 2 7 1
Jan 10 CHI 101-99 22 19 5 2 3 0 3 8 12 0 0 3 3 1 4 6
Jan 8 @MIL 101-107 38 20 10 1 3 0 3 9 15 1 2 1 3 5 5 3
Jan 6 MIN 112-105 36 15 6 1 0 0 1 6 13 2 2 1 3 0 6 4
Jan 3 @DAL 113-105 26 13 5 0 0 0 0 5 10 2 3 1 2 1 4 3
Jan 2 @HOU 101-91 33 12 8 3 0 1 2 5 11 2 3 0 4 1 7 5
Dec 30 BKN 118-95 21 10 6 0 1 0 1 5 8 0 0 0 2 2 4 4
Dec 28 IND 111-105 26 10 7 1 1 0 3 4 11 2 2 0 2 2 5 5
Dec 26 MIL 107-102 38 18 3 0 2 2 2 7 11 3 4 1 2 1 2 2
Dec 23 @MIL 123-96 26 14 3 0 0 0 1 5 10 3 4 1 2 0 3 3
Dec 21 @CHI 97-107 39 8 12 2 0 0 0 4 12 0 0 0 0 2 10 3
Dec 19 @IND 107-105 27 6 6 1 1 1 2 2 9 2 2 0 3 0 6 3
Dec 18 LAC 117-110 33 23 9 3 3 1 2 10 17 2 3 1 2 1 8 5
Dec 16 DET 122-108 18 11 3 4 1 1 1 5 9 0 0 1 2 0 3 3
Dec 14 CHA 109-106 Did Not Play
Dec 12 @MIA 112-101 37 10 5 3 0 0 1 4 10 1 2 1 3 2 3 3
Dec 10 MIL 110-105 34 15 9 3 3 1 1 5 12 5 8 0 1 2 7 1
Dec 8 DEN 92-85 33 15 3 4 0 0 1 5 12 5 5 0 0 2 1 3
Dec 6 ORL 116-124 33 10 7 1 0 1 0 3 10 4 5 0 2 2 5 3
Dec 5 @BKN 113-118 33 16 5 1 4 0 2 5 9 6 6 0 1 1 4 4
Dec 2 @SAS 107-105 38 12 4 3 0 1 4 4 7 4 4 0 0 1 3 3
Nov 30 @OKC 126-115 37 19 7 2 1 1 2 7 16 5 8 0 2 1 6 5
Nov 28 SAC 101-95 44 8 5 4 1 0 6 2 12 4 4 0 2 2 3 5
Nov 26 SAS 100-112 18 12 1 1 1 0 1 4 9 2 2 2 3 1 0 4
Nov 25 @ORL 91-94 32 11 3 2 3 1 2 5 10 1 2 0 3 0 3 3
Nov 21 PHO 106-101 26 5 5 1 2 0 2 2 8 1 4 0 2 4 1 3
Nov 19 MIA 111-114 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Nov 17 NYK 119-112 35 8 8 2 1 0 3 4 11 0 0 0 2 1 7 4
Nov 16 @PHI 109-102 31 19 4 0 1 0 2 7 15 2 2 3 5 2 2 4
Nov 12 @CHI 106-95 44 24 15 2 0 3 3 9 19 6 6 0 1 4 11 1
Nov 11 CLE 94-105 33 20 5 1 1 1 1 6 14 7 7 1 3 1 4 2
Nov 9 BOS 118-93 17 5 6 1 1 0 3 2 6 0 0 1 1 0 6 3
Nov 7 HOU 106-114 33 7 9 0 1 0 2 3 14 0 0 1 2 4 5 1
Nov 5 @ORL 88-86 38 18 7 3 0 2 2 5 16 7 9 1 4 1 6 1
Nov 4 ATL 95-92 33 18 9 1 3 1 2 5 13 7 9 1 3 0 9 5
Nov 2 TOR 103-113 36 6 3 2 1 0 2 2 7 1 2 1 2 0 3 3
Oct 30 @MEM 112-103 36 11 7 1 2 1 4 5 8 0 0 1 2 0 7 5
Oct 27 @ATL 114-99 28 22 4 2 2 1 0 9 18 2 2 2 3 1 3 2

Markieff Morris – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Power Forward
Also Listed As:  #3 Small Forward

XMarkieff Morris

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3.  Mike Scott

4.  Chris McCullough

5.  Mike Young

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True Shooting Percentage

54.0%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Markieff Morris had a true shooting percentage of 54.0%.

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Markieff Morris NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 21 PHO 63 36.0 13.7 8.2 1.9 1.2 1.2 1.3 39.9 71.7 2.1 2.0 6.2 3.6 34.7 5.1 12.8 2.2 3.1
2012-13 22 PHO 82 36.0 13.1 7.8 2.1 1.5 1.3 0.9 40.7 73.2 2.0 2.6 5.2 2.6 33.6 5.2 12.8 1.8 2.5
2013-14 23 PHO 81 36.0 18.6 8.1 2.4 1.1 0.9 0.6 48.6 79.2 2.5 2.3 5.8 1.8 31.5 6.9 14.1 4.3 5.5
2014-15 24 PHO 82 36.0 17.5 7.1 2.7 1.4 0.5 0.8 46.5 76.3 2.4 1.5 5.5 2.5 31.8 7.1 15.3 2.5 3.2
2015-16 25 PHO 37 36.0 16.9 7.6 3.4 1.3 0.7 0.9 39.7 71.7 3.5 1.7 5.9 3.0 28.9 6.7 16.9 2.6 3.6
2015-16 25 WAS 27 36.0 16.9 8.0 1.9 1.3 0.9 1.3 46.7 76.4 2.3 1.5 6.5 4.0 31.6 6.8 14.5 2.1 2.8
2015-16 25 PHO/WAS 64 36.0 16.9 7.8 2.7 1.3 0.8 1.0 42.5 73.5 3.0 1.6 6.2 3.4 30.3 6.7 15.9 2.4 3.2
2016-17 26 WAS 76 36.0 16.1 7.5 1.9 1.2 0.6 1.1 45.7 83.7 2.0 1.6 5.9 3.0 36.2 6.2 13.5 2.7 3.3
2017-18 Projections 28 WAS 66 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Markieff Morris

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Markieff Morris NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2011-12 21 PHO 63 1227 467 279 65 41 42 43 39.9 71.7 70 69 210 124 34.7 174 436 76 106
2012-13 22 PHO 82 1837 670 396 108 77 64 45 40.7 73.2 104 131 265 134 33.6 266 653 93 127
2013-14 23 PHO 81 2153 1115 485 144 68 51 34 48.6 79.2 147 139 346 108 31.5 411 845 259 327
2014-15 24 PHO 82 2581 1258 506 192 101 39 57 46.5 76.3 170 110 396 179 31.8 512 1100 177 232
2015-16 25 PHO 37 917 430 194 87 33 17 22 39.7 71.7 90 43 151 76 28.9 171 431 66 92
2015-16 25 WAS 27 712 335 158 37 25 17 25 46.7 76.4 45 30 128 79 31.6 134 287 42 55
2015-16 25 PHO/WAS 64 1629 765 352 124 58 34 47 42.5 73.5 135 73 279 155 30.3 305 718 108 147
2016-17 26 WAS 76 2374 1063 493 126 82 42 71 45.7 83.7 129 107 386 196 36.2 406 889 180 215
2017-18 Projections 28 WAS 66 2041 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Markieff Morris

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Markieff Morris NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2011-12 21 PHO 63 19.5 48.4 44.8 10.5 11.3 0.9 8.4
2012-13 22 PHO 82 22.4 47.3 44.2 11.7 11.3 1.0 9.6
2013-14 23 PHO 81 26.6 56.4 50.7 11.3 11.5 1.0 15.0
2014-15 24 PHO 82 31.5 52.3 49.1 12.3 10.9 1.1 15.6
2015-16 25 PHO 37 24.8 45.6 42.2 13.4 13.9 1.0 10.4
2015-16 25 WAS 27 26.4 53.8 51.0 9.4 11.4 0.8 13.4
2015-16 25 PHO/WAS 64 25.5 48.9 45.8 11.9 13.0 0.9 11.7
2016-17 26 WAS 76 31.2 54.0 49.7 10.2 10.4 1.0 15.3
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Markieff Morris: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Morris (abdomen) is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks after undergoing successful surgery to repair a sports hernia.

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Morris will undergo sports hernia surgery Friday and is expected to miss training camp, Candace Buckner of the Washington Post reports.

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Morris could miss the start of training camp while standing trial in a 2015 assault case, CBS Sports reports.

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Morris managed 16 points (5-12 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 4-4 FT), 10 rebounds, five assists, and three steals in 35 minutes during Sunday's 121-102 win over the Celtics in Game 4.

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Morris (ankle) scored 16 points (6-11 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 3-3 FT) and added six rebounds, three assists, two steals and one block in 27 minutes during Tuesday's Game 2 overtime loss to the Celtics.

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Morris (ankle) has been cleared to play in Tuesday's Game 2 against the Celtics, Shams Charania of Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Morris (ankle) was a limited participant in shootaround will be a game-time decision for Tuesday's Game 2 against the Celtics, A. Sherrod Blakely of Comcast SportsNet reports.

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Morris (ankle) has not officially been ruled out for Game 2, but he appears unlikely to play, Candace Buckner of the Washington Post reports.

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Morris (ankle) said Monday that he will play in Tuesday's Game 2 against the Celtics, Candace Buckner of the Washington Post reports.

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Morris (ankle) did not practice Monday and is a game-time decision for Game 2 against the Celtics on Tuesday, J. Michael of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Morris (ankle) said he would "definitely play" Tuesday in Game 2 of the Wizards' series with the Celtics, ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman reports.

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Morris, who sprained his left ankle during the first half of Sunday's Game 1 against the Celtics, has officially been ruled out for the remainder of the contest.

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2016-17

Following the trade of his twin brother Marcus to the Pistons last July, the combustible Morris didn’t shy away from making it known that he wanted out of Phoenix. Despite his two-way talent and relatively affordable four-year, $32 million contract, the Suns were similarly motivated to move Morris, but couldn’t find an offer they liked in the offseason, an understandable scenario given the forward’s off-court baggage. Morris eventually backed away from his trade demands and joined the Suns for training camp, but it didn’t take long for him to stir up trouble. Through the first few months of the season, Morris saw his role in then-coach Jeff Hornacek’s rotation decline, and even failed to see the court during a four-game stretch despite being healthy. Morris’ contentious relationship with Hornacek came to a head in a Dec. 23 contest, when he threw a towel at the coach in frustration after being subbed out of the game. After serving a two-game suspension, Morris and Hornacek were able to publicly patch up their differences, but it was no secret the Suns were still motivated to trade the forward following yet another instance of insubordinate behavior. Perhaps as a means of showcasing him to other teams, the Suns reinserted Morris into the starting lineup for five games prior to the All-Star break, and he responded with his best production of the season, averaging 20.6 points, 7.6 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 1.4 blocks and 1.0 steal in 34.9 minutes per game. That strong stretch of play finally allowed the Suns to find a trade partner, with the 27-year-old being sent to the Wizards on Feb. 18 in exchange for a protected first-round pick. Morris would go on to appear in 27 games with the Wizards, starting 21 of them and averaging 12.4 points, 5.9 boards and 1.4 assists while shooting 46.7 percent from the field. Now a member of an organization that seems committed to him as their starting power forward, Morris should be in for a relatively drama-free campaign, but from a fantasy perspective, his value probably takes a hit in Washington, where he’ll often rank as a fourth or fifth option on the offensive end while sharing the court with John Wall, Bradley Beal, Marcin Gortat and Otto Porter.

2015-16

After an encouraging 2013-14 campaign in which he posted career-highs across the board, Morris took his game to a new level last season, averaging 15.3 points, 6.2 rebounds, and 2.3 assists in 32 minutes per game while shooting 47 percent from the floor. Morris started all 82 games for the first time in his career, though he's been one of the league's more durable players since entering the league in 2011, as he's missed only one game over the last three seasons. At 6-10, Morris has the size to bully smaller defenders inside, but he showed an increased desire to operate in the mid-range and perimeter last season. Per Basketball-Reference, more than 60 percent of Morris' field goal attempts came from beyond 10 feet, with a career-high 25 percent coming from the mid-range. As a result, Morris got to the line less frequently, attempting 2.8 free throws per game, down from 4.0 per game in 2013-14. His percentage also took a slight dip, sinking from 79 percent in 2013-14 to 76 percent last season. As of late-August, Morris remains a member of the Suns, but there's a good chance that could change. Extremely displeased by the organization's decision to trade his twin brother Marcus to Detroit this offseason, Morris lashed out at the organization, expressing his desire to be moved before the start of the season. Morris told reporters that he will show up for training camp, but he insisted that he's "going to be out" before the season gets underway. Whether the Suns will comply with Morris' demands remains to be seen, but if they opt to keep Morris around, the situation figures to become even more tumultuous.

2014-15

Morris is entering his fourth season in the NBA, all of which have been with the Suns. In 2013-14, Morris enjoyed a career season, averaging 13.8 points, 6.0 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 0.6 blocks, and 0.8 steals in 23 minutes per game. He shot 49 percent from the field on 10.4 shots, 32 percent from three on 1.3 shots, and 79 percent from the free-throw line on 4.0 shots per game. With a starting gig all but guaranteed, Morris is a sure bet to continue seeing similar playing time this season. He averages solid points totals and chips in decent rebounding numbers but does little else to warrant fantasy consideration. Without Channing Frye on the roster, it's possible that Morris sees a slight increase in minutes and with it an increase in scoring and rebounding. The more likely scenario is that he maintains his role, with Anthony Tolliver, T.J. Warren, and others absorbing Frye's minutes. It remains to be seen whether Morris can replicate last season's production, but he's one of the more versatile, high-upside wing options in 2014-15.

2013-14

Morris showed modest statistical improvement last season, mostly a result of a slight increase in playing time. He stretched the floor as a 6-10 forward and managed to make better than 33 percent of his threes for a second straight season. A sagging field goal percentage and lack of shot-blocking ability saps his value.

2012-13

Morris seems to have a skillet that can help most NBA teams. He can shoot, defend and rebound at a high level. For whatever reason he did not get much playing time this year, and with the addition of Scola, it's likely that he just got bumped from bench player to bench warmer.

2011-12

Morris is an intriguing rookie coming out of Kansas. He has legitimate size for a power forward (6’10, 245), and could even see some minutes at center. He was a monster on the glass at Kansas, and has legitimate three-point range. If both Lopez and Warrick continue to underwhelm, Morris could find himself some playing time and is a talented enough big to have fantasy value.