The Grizzlies got Ja Morant to agree to a max, potentially super-max, contract extension.
Jaren Jackson Jr. underwent surgery to fix a stress fracture in his foot
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Memphis Grizzlies forward-center Jaren Jackson Jr. will be sidelined up to six months after having surgery to repair a stress fracture in his right foot. The Grizzlies announced Thursday that Jackson had the procedure Wednesday and is expected to make a full recovery. The fourth overall pick in the 2018 draft is coming off his best season yet, playing a career-high 78 games after being limited to 11 games in his third NBA season.
Jackson will likely miss the beginning of next season
The big man could miss the start of next season.