Draymond Inexperienced not greatest goal for Ja Morant’s dunk, Kevon Looney says


Looney says Ja must ‘preserve making an attempt’ to dunk on Draymond initially appeared on NBC Sports activities Bayarea

Draymond Inexperienced was virtually posterized by Ja Morant on Friday night time. 

However Inexperienced held his floor and the Warriors finally bought the 116-103 victory. Following the win, Warriors huge man Kevon Looney stated Morant goes to want just a little extra effort to throw it down on Inexperienced, who was whistled for a foul on the play.

“Ja’s an thrilling participant,” Looney stated in his postgame video convention. “He’s a small guard who tries to dunk on everyone. I’m not shocked that he tried to dunk on Draymond, however Draymond’s in all probability the very best defensive participant within the NBA. You’re gonna need to preserve making an attempt.”

Realizing Morant, who additionally made headlines for nearly throwing down an epic dunk on Kevin Love his rookie yr, the explosive guard will in all probability “preserve making an attempt.”

Morant gained’t have to attend lengthy for one more likelihood to face Draymond and the Dubs. The Warriors and Grizzlies are set to play in one other contest on Saturday night time in Memphis to wrap up a back-to-back.

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Golden State held Morant to 14 factors on 6-of-12 capturing in Friday night time’s victory, although. Looney stated Kelly Oubre Jr. deserved credit score for setting the tone on Morant and making him work.

“We have been disciplined in holding him and executing the sport plan,” Looney stated. “He’s an awesome transition participant and nice in a half court docket drawing fouls. We stayed down and didn’t attain and he made robust pictures. He’s an thrilling participant, he’s going to make nice performs. However we simply needed to maintain him out of the paint as a lot as doable.”

Morant may need bought into the paint on this monster dunk try, however he couldn’t throw it down. Will he include extra juice on Saturday?

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