Update Celebrity Biography, Entertainment Gossip & More

Net Worth & Salary of Ja Morant, Bio, Age, Contracts, Wife, Injury, Height

Net Worth & Salary of Ja Morant, Bio, Age, Contracts, Wife, Injury, Height

Facts of Ja Morant

Full Name:Ja Morant
Birth Date:August 10, 1999
Age:24 years
Profession:Basketball player
Country:United States
Height: 6 feet 3 inches (1.91m)
Break UpKK Dixon
Net Worth$80 million
Salary$11 million
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceDalzell, South Carolina
EducationMurray State University
FatherJamie Morant
MotherTee Morant
SiblingsTeniya Morant
KidsKaari Jaidyn Morant
Instagram Ja Morant Instagram
View more / View less Facts of Ja Morant

America Ja Morant is a professional basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies of the National Basketball Association.

What is Ja Morant’s Age?

Ja Morant opened his eyes to this beautiful world on August 10, 1999. He was born in Dalzell, South Carolina, United States. As of 2022, Ja is 22 years old. By birth, his full name is Temetrius Jamel “Ja” Morant. According to his full date of birth, his sun sign is Leo. Ja celebrates his birthday on the 10th of August every year. He is the son of Tee Morant (father) and Jamie Morant (mother). His parents both were athletes.

Ja Morant
Caption: Ja Morant with his father (Photo: wawan)

Ja’s mother was a point guard in high school and a softball player in college, while his father was a high school basketball player. As of now, his father is a barber. He has a sister who is also a basketball player. Her name is Teniya Morant. By nationality, Ja holds American citizenship and belongs to an Afro-American ethnic background. Similarly. he follows Christianity as a religion.

Does Ja Morant still live with his parents?

According to some sites, it seems like Ja still lives with his parents. When he was caught up with GQ about gaining weight in the offseason. He said it was because of his mom’s spaghetti.

Which school did Ja Morant attend?

Ja must have completed his high school at a prestigious school. On the other hand, he graduated from Murray State University. It is a public university in Murray, Kentucky.

Is Ja Morant still with KK Dixon?

Ja is currently single. And is not involved with anyone. However, he was in a relationship with his lovely ex-girlfriend KK Dixon. The duo met each other during high school. Since then they have been dating each other for quite some time.

Ja Morant
Caption: Ja Morant with his girlfriend (Photo: Names)

But they couldn’t continue their relationship. After some time they thought about going their own way and finally broke up with each other. As of now, they both are living their own life.

Who was Ja Morant’s Rumored Girlfriend?

KJ is rumored to be dating Abigail Russo. She is Andre Drummond’s baby’s momma. But they clearly denied the rumor and made a statement in the story:

 “Y’all mfs love my name dawg. I’m chilling single and cool on females.

Does Ja Morant have a child?

Yes, Ja is blessed with one adorable child. He and his girlfriend has given birth to a daughter. Her name is Kaari Jaidyn Morant. She was born on August 7, 2019.

Ja Morant
Caption: Ja Morant’s daughter (Photo: Instagram)

What is Ja Morant’s Net Worth?

Ja has an estimated net worth of around $80 million as of 2022. He was able to collect that decent sum of money from his career as a professional basketball point guard. Likewise, he has an annual salary of around $11 million. From his successful career as a basketball player, he is earning a hefty sum of money for himself. Likewise, in 2022 he must be earning a decent sum of annual salary.

Ja Mortan
Caption: Ja Morant inside his car (Photo: Instagram)

The main source of income for his net worth is from the contract he signs with many teams for certain years. His net worth includes all his assets, bank balance, and salary. Aside from their career, he is earning an extra sum from brand endorsements, paid partnerships, and advertisements. From his playing career, he is living a very luxurious life from his earnings.

How long is Ja Morant’s Contract?

Ja has signed a contract for $17.8 million contract for two seasons. He was chosen by the Grizzlies as the second overall pick. Likewise, he was one of the best players and was voted NBA Rookie of the Year.

What kind of car does Ja Morant have?

As a wealthy basketball player, Ja is very fond of cars. He has the latest collection and JA Morant Drives Aston Martin and a Porsche.

Where does Ja Morant live?

Ja lives in a flat in Dalzell, South Carolina. Which is a 5,000 square-foot luxury flat. It was bought by him at a very huge price tag of $14 Million USD.

Are Ja Morant and Shai Gilgeous-alexander brothers?

No Ja and Sahi are not brothers. They are not related by blood. Both of them are just fellow basketball players and are not related by anything.

Is Ja Morant related to Chris paul?

No Ja and Chris are not related. They are just peers who play basketball. They both are the best player of their own respective teams.

Is Ja Morant injured?

Ja got injured in his right knee while playing the game. Because of his injury, he won’t be able to play the next match but the Grizzlies will be smart in using him for their second-to-last regular-season game.

Is Ja Morant playing against jazz?

No Ja is not playing the game. Because of his injury, he has to be left out of the game. So he won’t be able to play the 12th April 2022 game between the Memphis Grizzlies and Utah Jazz.

How long is Ja Morant out for?

Ja will be able to play his next NBA regular season after his injury heals. He will be out for at least two more weeks as he recovers from knee soreness.

What year was Ja Morant drafted?

Ja was drafted in 2019. He was chosen by the Grizzlies with the second overall pick in the 2019 NBA draft. Likewsie, he became the NBA rookie of the year.

How tall is Ja Morant?

Ja stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches. According to his height, he has a bodyweight of around 79kg. Similarly, Ja has an attractive pair of brown eyes and long curly black hair.

Basketball Career of Ja Morant

  • Ja is a professional basketball point guard by profession.
  • As his parents were athletes, Ja was always passionate about playing.
  • He used to play basketball from a very young age.
Ja Mortan
Caption: Ja Morant inside the court (Photo; Instagram)
  • After playing in high school he was finally drafted in 2019 by the Memphis Grizzlies.
  • Likewise, he made a professional debut, on 23 October 2019.
  • He played his first official match against Miami Heat.
  • After some time of hard work and dedication, he became the NBA rookie of the year at the end of 2022.