Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant and coach Taylor Jenki…

Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant and coach Taylor Jenkins said Friday in a virtual news conference that Utah Jazz fans have a reputation around the NBA for the type of inappropriate behavior in Game 2 that resulted in three fans being banned indefinitely from attending future Jazz games. “I mean, I have heard about Utah before, so I invited a lot of people, double digits, for sure,” said Morant, a second-year player, when asked about the comments from fans at Vivint Arena during Utah’s 141-129 win in Game 2 that were condemned by Jazz ownership and management as being inappropriate.
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Multiple sources confirmed Sunday that the Toronto Raptors have emerged as a team with “significant” interest in Simmons. One source close to talks said discussions have not been substantial as of yet. Multiple sources including those close to talks said a proposed framework including Raptors guards Kyle Lowry, Fred VanVleet, OG Anunoby, and the 4th overall pick in Thursday’s draft for Simmons was rejected by Toronto.
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