Ja Morant vs. Utah
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Memphis Grizzlies superstar Ja Morant will undergo an MRI, after suffering a left knee injury in the game vs the Atlanta Hawks.

Morant spent only nine minutes on the floor on Friday night, before exiting the game with a left knee sprain. The MRI will show the severity of his injury.

Without Ja Morant in the lineup, the Grizzlies suffered a heavy loss to the Hawks (100-132) and dropped to 9-10 in the standings. The young guard is averaging 25.3 points per game, along with 7.1 assists and 5.8 rebounds.

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