On June 20, 2019, Ja Morant of Dalzell, South Carolina, hugs his father, Tee Morant, after being announced to the Memphis Grizzlies. Tee had been Ja's coach throughout Ja's childhood and a support system during his freshman year at Murray State University.

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Ja Morant, of the Memphis Grizzlies, and his former Murray State Head Coach, Matt McMahon, celebrate Ja after being drafted second in the 2019 NBA Draft on June 20th.

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New Orleans Power Forward, Zion Williamson, watches following drafts moments after being declared to the Pelicans at the NBA Draft on June 20, 2019. The Draft was held in Brooklyn, New York's Barclays Center.

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On June 20, 2019, Ja Morant of Dalzell, South Carolina, hugs his father, Tee Morant, after being announced to the Memphis Grizzlies. Tee had been Ja's coach throughout Ja's childhood and a support system during his freshman year at Murray State University.

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