HoopsHype Markieff Morris Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: March 04, 2015 | 08:50 PM

Paul Coro

PHX 77, ORL 69 after 3Q. PHX 34-17 in 2Q; ORL: 47 FG%, 16 tov; PHX: 46 FG%, 13 tov; Markieff: 21p; Knight: 19p; Bledsoe: 11p/8a #SunsAtMagic

Josh Robbins

End of the 3rd quarter: Suns 77, Magic 69. Markieff Morris: 21 points, 5 rebounds. Oladipo: 21 points, 4 rebounds.

Paul Coro

ORL 52, PHX 43; ORL: 54 FG%; PHX: 39 FG%, 11 tov; Vucevic: 14p/2s; Knight: 13 p/3a; Markieff: 13p/3r; paint points: ORL 32-14. #SunsAtMagic

Josh Robbins

Halftime: Magic 52, Suns 43. Vucevic: 14 points. Markieff Morris and Knight: 13 points apiece.

Paul Coro

ORL 25, PHX 22 after 1Q. ORL: 52 FG%; PHX: 50 FG%, 7 tov; paint pts: ORL 20-6; Vucevic: 8p; Markieff: 9p/3r; Bledsoe: 2p/2r/4a. #SunsAtMagic

Josh Robbins

End of the 1st quarter: Magic 25, Suns 22. Vucevic: 8 points. Markieff Morris: 9 points, 3 rebounds.

Emiliano Carchia

NBA fines Hassan Whiteside $15k, Alex Len $20 for altercation. Markieff Morris too fined $15k sportando.com/en/usa/nba/154…

Paul Coro

Story on NBA fining Alex Len, Markieff Morris & Hassan Whiteside. Len on being landed on: "I'm not going to take it." bit.ly/1AXzSsS

Jason Lieser

Phoenix's Markieff Morris also was fined $15k for his Flagrant II against Goran Dragic.

Kurt Helin

Alex Len, Hassan Whiteside and Markieff Morris avoid suspensions, get fines dlvr.it/8q50Q8

Paul Coro

The NBA fined Markieff Morris $15K for his flagrant foul 2, which was for contact above the shoulders on a Goran Dragic breakaway layup.

Adam Zagoria

Alex Len and Markieff Morris of Phoenix, and Hassan Whiteside of Miami each fined for altercation. Len - $20K Morris, Whiteside - $15K

Kurt Helin

Markieff Morris ejected following takedown of Goran Dragic (VIDEO) dlvr.it/8ppMX2

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris got a little more than body on his Flagrant Foul 2. #SunsAtHeat http://t.co/Aw7gTBCWmK

Jason Lieser

Did Dragic & Markieff talk after Markieff knocked him down? Dragic: "I didn't talk to nobody."

Ethan J. Skolnick

Markieff Morris says that the Dragic play was "overexagerated.... It was a hard foul."

Jason Lieser

End Q3: Heat 83. Suns 74. Whiteside (17p, 10r), Markieff Morris & Alex Len have been ejected. Wade has 16p. Q3 lasted 41 min.

Paul Coro

That flagrant 2 on Markieff was questionable. It has to be "unnecessary and excessive." Didn't he whiff with the arm & get body. #SunsAtHeat

Shaun Powell

Markieff Morris lately is trying very hard to be disliked.

Paul Coro

This was not the ideal way for Markieff Morris to earn back the fans' support after criticizing them. #SunsAtHeat

Tom Haberstroh

Markieff Morris came into the night with 3rd most technicals in NBA (9). Just got ejected with Flag Foul 2 for hit on Goran Dragic.

Joseph Goodman

Udonis Haslem appears to be the only person in a Heat uniform upset that Markieff Morris was ejected.

Jason Jackson

That’s the end of the night for @Phoenix Suns Markieff Morris due to Flagrant Foul II after hammering @Goran Dragic above the shoulders #HEATLive

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris gets ejected because he had a T and got a flagrant foul 2. #SunsAtHeat

Surya Fernandez

Dragic seems fine after getting fouled on the fastbreak attempt. Markieff Morris ejected from the game for the flagrant 2.

Jason Lieser

Refs give Markieff Morris a Flagrant 2 for the hit on Goran Dragic. Morris is out.

Joseph Goodman

Markieff Morris ejected. Flagrant 2.

Ethan J. Skolnick

Upgraded to flagrant 2. Markieff Morris ejected.

Jason Lieser

Goran Dragic is pissed. Also might be bleeding from the mouth a little. Refs reviewing to see if it was a flagrant by Markieff Morris.

Joseph Goodman

Markieff Morris got Dragic on the head during a layup attempt. Officials reviewing the play.

Paul Coro

Markieff knocks down Dragic on the breakaway with body. Ref kept him from checking on him. Dragon's mad with a bloody tongue. #SunsAtHeat

Ira Winderman

Video replay now to check for a flagrant. Could be a Flagrant 2, which would disqualify Markieff Morris.

Ethan J. Skolnick

Spoelstra raced to the other end of the floor to check on Dragic after Markieff Morris sent him to floor. Wade now with arm around shoulder.

Jason Lieser

G Dragic leading a fastbreak & Markieff Morris sends him flying into the seats, Spoelstra goes all the way across the court to check him.

Ethan J. Skolnick

Heat lead Suns, 62-48, at half. Whiteside w/ 13, Wade w/ 11 & 5, Dragic w/ 8. Markieff Morris w/ 13, Len w/ 10. Each coach plays 11 guys.

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris pulls back into a tie for the NBA lead in technicals with Russell Westbrook by getting his 13th. Marcus benched. #SunsAtHeat

Jason Lieser

Suns really losing it. Markieff Morris with a technical foul. Heat up 39-32 and Deng has 2 FTs coming.

Ethan J. Skolnick

Suns lead Heat, 24-23, after first. No three-pointers for either side. Whiteside w/ 7 & 3. Wade 1-for-3. Markieff Morris w/ 8.

Paul Coro

PHX 24, MIA 23 after 1Q. PHX: 45 FG%, 5 tov, 0-5 3s; MIA: 50 FG%; Markieff: 8p; Len: 6p, 5r; Whiteside: 7p, 3r. #SunsAtHeat

Joseph Goodman

Big collision between Goran Dragic and Markieff Morris early. Dragic took a knock early on Saturday that caused back spasms.

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris received backlash for criticizing #Suns home crowds but stands by his comments. bit.ly/1EGLbaF

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris vented about #Suns fans after a 101-74 loss: "It just don't feel like we got a home-court advantage." bit.ly/17InhhQ

Kurt Helin

Markieff Morris rips Suns fans after blowout home loss to Spurs dlvr.it/8nNFPz

Emiliano Carchia

Markieff Morris on Suns fans: I don’t feel like this year they’re behind us enough sportando.com/en/usa/nba/153…

Jorge Sierra

Markieff Morris critical of crowd at Suns games. shar.es/1WIiHJ Many fans agree with him. http://t.co/St39RG0LOk

Royce Young

Markieff Morris discusses his feeling that the Suns don’t have a homecourt advantage due to lack of fan enthusiasm soundcloud.com/bryan-gibberma…

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris on #Suns fans: “It does not feel like a home-court advantage at all...I don’t feel like this year they’re behind us enough.”

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris is emphatically clapping his hands & talking loudly in the time-out huddle. Hornacek let him go til he started. #SunsVsSpurs

Rob Mahoney

While You Weren't Watching this week: Dragic, Conley, Hayward, Markieff, CP, and more: on.si.com/1ABvK1y http://t.co/1E0yIzrlcJ