Ja-normous Accomplishment!

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Ja-normous Accomplishment!

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According to Basketball-Reference, using Ja's numbers for the Memphis Grizzlies in his rookie season of 17.6 Points-Per-Game, 6.9 Assists-Per-Game and 3.5 Rebounds-Per-Game, only 5 other rookies in the history of the NBA have managed to do as well!


The NBA Super-Six Rookies.....
( rom = rookie of the month )
(14 yrs.) Oscar Robertson 6'5 / 205 Lbs.pg - Cincinnati - 1960 / 1961 [ hof, 11-Time mvp, 45.6 mpg ]
30.5 ppg, 9.7 apg, 10.1 rpg

(13 yrs.) Magic Johnson 6'9 / 215 Lbs. pg / sg / pf - Los Angeles - 1979 / 1980 [ hof, 12 mvp, 36.7 mpg ]
18.0 ppg, 7.3 apg, 7.7 rpg

(15 yrs.) Damon Stoudamire 5'10 / 171 Lbs. pg - Toronto - 1995 / 1996 [ 33.2 mpg ]
19.0 ppg, 9.3 apg, 4.0 rpg

(17 yrs.) Allen Iverson 6-'0 / 165 Lbs. pg / sg - Philadelphia - 1996 / 1997 [ hof, 8-Time mvp, 41.1 mpg ]
23.5 ppg, 7.5 apg, 4.1 rpg

(2 yrs.) Trey Young - Atlanta - 2018 / 2019 [ All-Star, 4 rom, #16 & #12 Trip-Dubs 35.3 mpg ]
19.1 ppg, 8.1 apg, 3.7 rpg

(1 yr.) Ja Morant - Memphis - 2019 / 2020 [ 3 rom, #12 Ast, #16 Trip-Dubs, 30.0 mpg ]
17.6 ppg, 6.9 apg, 3.5 rpg

I know Racer Nation is proud of Ja and his accomplishments. I can't wait to see the rest of his accomplishments as his career continues!

Congratulations Ja!

Once a Racer, always a Racer!
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