MEMPHIS — Brooklyn Nets Star forward Kevin Durant They were highly praised Memphis Grizzlies Guard Ja Morant It is noteworthy that the 23-year old point guard is “doing something that we've never before seen.”
Durant answered Durant's question before Monday's match against the Grizzlies, saying that Morant's game was unlike any other.
Durant stated, “Nobody really.” “He's a unique player. There is a lot of creativity and athleticism out there. Your body type is reminiscent of someone like A.I. (Allen IversonHe is a powerful, wily player, but he is an unbelievable player.”
Durant stated last week that New Orleans Pelicans Forward Zion Williamson Was a “one of one“Type of player because of their athletic ability and physical frame. Durant praised Morant while acknowledging that Morant was one of the most athletic players in league history when Durant was asked about Morant's place in the same category.
Durant said, “All these guys are one-of-one.” “I have been in the league together with DRose (Derrick Rose( Russell WestbrookAlthough there are many athletic guards that I am missing, these two are the most notable to me. It was amazing to see how they did it, and that other guys were doing it as well. He's sure inspired by these two. The league is in a great position.”
Nets swingman Ben Simmons Durant's remarks about Morant were also echoed by Durant.
Simmons declared, “He's an amazing athlete,” after the Nets victory over the Toronto Raptors Friday night. He pushes the pace, gets the team moving, and shares the ball. He is relentless at the rim, so it's important to be physical. “I believe communication and physical are going to be our best things.”