HoopsHype Markieff Morris Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: April 28, 2015 | 11:23 AM

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris became a stellar Suns starter. Kawhi Leonard is the next Spurs star. Rewinding the Suns' 2011 draft: bit.ly/1DT92PG

Paul Coro

Kawhi Leonard won Defensive POY. The Spurs traded to get him at 15 in the '11 draft after Markieff & Marcus Morris went 13 (PHX) & 14 (HOU).

Ben Rohrbach

For @YahooBDL: Markieff and Marcus Morris officially charged with felony aggravated assault. yhoo.it/1K2Ym6t http://t.co/QvzX4DQkyc

Ramona Shelburne

Statement from Marcus and Markieff Morris Read: tl.gd/n_1sls9u6

Paul Coro

Suns twins Marcus and Markieff Morris each was charged with 2 felony aggravated assault counts in a Jan. 24 incident. bit.ly/1DzS6xu

Paul Coro

Suns players Marcus and Markieff Morris each were charged with two felony aggravated assault counts for a Jan. 24 incident. More to come.

Ramona Shelburne

Phoenix Suns Marcus and Markieff Morris indicted on felony aggravated assault charges for Jan. 24 incident es.pn/1DJXgdI

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris on team needs: "Veteran leadership for sure. We have to have more older guys around so we can keep this thing in tact."

Paul Coro

First-year starter Markieff Morris: "I took an OK step. I can definitely get a lot better. I think I can improve a lot of areas of my game."

Paul Coro

Marcus Thornton is not in uniform. And then were eight - Bledsoe, Goodwin, Markieff, Warren, Tucker, Barron, Green & McNeal. #SunsVsClippers

Paul Coro

With Marcus Morris out sick, Markieff Morris will be the only one to play in all 82 Suns games. #SunsVsClippers

Paul Coro

T.J. Warren gets his first career start with Bledsoe, Goodwin, Tucker and Markieff Morris. #SunsVsClippers

Jeff McDonald

With all centers but Earl Barron unavailable, Suns will start small with Markieff Morris at center and his brother Marcus at PF.

Paul Coro

NO 47, PHX 41 @ half; NO: 46 FG%; PHX: 38 FG%, 3 tov; Davis: 13 pts, left after hit in throat; Bledsoe: 9p; Markieff: 8p, 4r #SunsAtPelicans

Paul Coro

Hornacek is showing Bledsoe the ideal arc of an alleyoop pass after Markieff couldn't get that line-drive riser. NO 47-38 #SunsAtPelicans

Paul Coro

NO 27, PHX 21 after 1Q; NO: 53 FG%, 1 tov; PHX: 39 FG%, 0 tov; Davis: 13 pts, 4 reb; Markieff: 6 pts, 2 reb, 2 pf. #SunsAtPelicans

Dwain Price

Green led the #Suns with 30 pts, Markieff Morris had 19 pts and 7 assists, Beldsoe scored 14, and Marcus Morris had 12 pts and 10 reb.

Paul Coro

FINAL: DAL 107, PHX 104. Wright got a steal but Markieff missed a 3 to tie. PHX: 63 in 1st half, 41 in 2nd half; Green: 30 pts. #SunsAtMavs

Paul Coro

PHX 85, DAL 85; PHX: 53 FG%; PHX 50 FG%; Green: 23 pts, 4-7 3s; Markieff: 17 pts, 7 ast; Chandler: 17 reb; paint pts: DAL 52-36. #SunsAtMavs

Paul Coro

The Suns' small forward is their best rebounder (Marcus, 8). Their power forward is their best passer (Markieff, 6). DAL 71-70. #SunsAtMavs

Paul Coro

PHX 63, DAL 59 at half; PHX: 57 FG%, 6-13 3s; DAL: 58 FG%; Green: 18p in 14m; Markieff: 15p/5a; Chandler: 11r/2b; Rondo: 10p/4a. #SunsAtMavs

Earl K. Sneed

Markieff Morris with the score, forcing a @Dallas Mavericks timeout with 2:20 left as the Suns take a 54-53 edge. #DALvsPHX

Paul Coro

PHX 30, DAL 27 after 1Q. Already outscored last night's 2nd half. PHX: 50 FG%; DAL: 55 FG%; Green: 13 pts; Markieff: 9 pts. #SunsAtMavs

Paul Coro

Markieff scored 9 of the first Suns' 16. He left and Green picked up the scoring with a 3-point shot and 3-point play. PHX 22-17 #SunsAtMavs

Kurt Helin

Report: Suns’ Markieff Morris, Marcus Morris being investigated for felony aggravated assault dlvr.it/9JTff1

Paul Coro

Budenholzer spent a good bit of halftime talking to refs. Probably contending that Markieff Morris deserved a 2nd technical. #SunsAtHawks

Chris Vivlamore

Markieff Morris already has a T. He will be out if refs access another. #ATLHawks

Kevin Arnovitz

Markieff Morris and Mike Scott get into it on the way back down the court. The entire exchange was in emoji. Refs sorting it out.

Paul Coro

Mike Scott gets a technical for getting into it with Markieff Morris, who avoiding the costly 16th T initially. Review coming. #SunsAtHawks

Chris Vivlamore

Mike Scott and Markieff Morris jawing. Scott was talking after making the 3-pointer. #ATLHawks

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris and Pero Antic pick up a double technical foul. That is Keef's 15th. One more and he gets a 1-game suspension. #SunsAtHawks

Paul Coro

Besides the two of you watching #SunsVsJazz, Phoenix just ended the half on a 16-4 run with a Markieff 4-point play. PHX 47-37

Paul Coro

GS 55, PHX 44 at half; GS: 51 FG%; PHX: 36 FG%; Curry: 10p; Thompson: 9p/4a; Wright: 10p/7r; Bledsoe: 8p/4a; Markieff: 7p/5r #SunsAtWarriors

Joe Freeman

End of 1st: #Blazers lead Suns 31-22. Batum had 8 ps, 3 rs, LA had 6 ps, 4 rs. Port ended 1st with 7-0 run. Markieff Morris had 9 ps for PHX

Paul Coro

POR 31, PHX 22 after 1Q; POR: 54 FG%; PHX: 44 FG%; Batum: 8 pts, 3 reb; Aldridge: 6 pts, 4 reb, 2 ast; Markieff: 9 pts, 2 reb #SunsAtBlazers

Erik Gundersen

Blazers play much better D to close the quarter. Lead 31-22 Blazers after 1. 8 points for Batum. 6 for Aldridge. 9 for Markieff Morris.

Royce Young

Kyle Singler has played one of his best games with OKC. Been on Markieff Morris most this half, and made him work.

Paul Coro

PHX 79, OKC 76 after 3Q; PHX: 47 FG%; OKC: 45 FG%; Markieff: 20p/5r; Marcus: 15p/7r/4a; Warren: 12p; Westbrook: 29p, 9-26 FG. #SunsVsThunder

Anthony Slater

Russell Westbrook v Markieff Morris is one of the more underrated NBA mini-feuds. NBA's technical leaders always tangle/argue when they meet

Anthony Slater

Morris twins at halftime -Markieff: 20 points on 9/12 FG -Marcus: 11 pts, 7 rebs, 4 asts

Paul Coro

PHX 62, OKC 54 at half; PHX: 57 FG%; OKC: 45 FG%; Markieff: 20p; Marcus: 11p/7r/4a; Westbrook: 23p/3a, 7-19 FG. #SunsVsThunder

Paul Coro

PHX 35, OKC 24 after 1Q. Most 1Q pts since 2/25. Best 1Q lead since 1/28. Markieff: 16 pts; Westbrook: 2-9 FG, 8 pts, 3 ast. #SunsVsThunder

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris has scored more in this game's first eight minutes (16) than he averages per game (15.5). PHX 25-16 #SunsVsThunder

Anthony Slater

Markieff Morris with more points (16) than the Thunder (14) right now.

Paul Coro

Markieff scored the Suns' first 11 points on 5 straight makes. Missed his 6th but Marcus scored off Len's board. PHX 13-10 #SunsVsThunder

Anthony Slater

Morris twins always roast the Thunder. Markieff has all 11 Suns points in the first three minutes.

Darnell Mayberry

Steven Adams starting on Markieff Morris tonight. That ought to be interesting.

Darren Wolfson

Asked an #NBA scout who has seen Bjelica this year for a comparison. Paused, then said Markieff Morris, but a better rebounder. #twolves

Paul Coro

Markieff Morris on the response for his 1st home game since criticizing home crowds: "I expect whatever they gonna give me." #SunsVsWarriors

Ethan J. Skolnick

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