Ja Morant, Age, Height, Family, Net Worth, Biography & More

Ja Morant is 22 years old and was born on August 10, 1999. By profession, he is an American professional basketball player who has made his name a very short period of time the word of basketball. he is the new addition to NBA. Jo joined the NBA in 2019.

Jo’s real name is Temetrius Jamel Morant, but he is better known by his nickname Ja Morant. he has joined get Memphis Grizzlies and has made the name by playing for Murray State Racers. Apart from sports, he is quite popular on social media where he has followers of 4.5 million on his Instagram account.

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Ja Morant’s Biography 

Ja Morant’s Real Name Temetrius Jamel Morant
Nick NameJa
Profession Basketball player
Physical Stats
Ja Morant’s Height6 ft 3 in (190 cm)
Weight79 kg (174 lbs)
Body Measurement Chest: 42 Inches
Waist: 30 Inches
Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown
Personal Life
Date of birth August 10, 1999,
Ja Morant’s Age 22 years old
Birthplace Dalzell, South Carolina, United States
Zodiac sign Leo
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Home town Dalzell, South Carolina
School Crestwood (Sumter, South Carolina)
College/University Murray State (2017- 2019)
Educational None
Family member
Marital statusUnmarried
Ja Morant’s GirlfriendKK Dixon
Ja Morant’s wifeNone
ChildrenDaughter – Kaari Jaidyn Morant
Parents Father – Tee Morant
Mother – Jamie Morant
SiblingSister – Teniya Morant
Famous For Playing for Memphis Grizzles
Favorite Things
Favorite ActorMark Wahlberg
Favorite ActressScarlett Johansson
Favorite FoodItalian Cuisine
Favorite Color Black
Favorite DestinationAustralia
HobbiesListening Music
Ja Morant’s Net worthApprox $3 Million

Early Life

Ja Morant is 22 years old and was born on August 10, 1999, in Dalzell, South Carolina, he comes from the spots background family both his parents are connected to sports, his father’s name is Tee Morant who had played basketball for Claflin University while his mother Jamie when she was in high school she was a point guard and after this, she pursued softball in college where she played semi-professionally.

His father had to drop the plan of playing because when he took his career overseas at the same time Jamie got pregnant and he had dropped the plan as Ja’s arrival into the world. to support his family he became Barbar. Ja also has a sibling who is a big fan of basketball and she is currently playing for the team at Hillcrest middle school.

AAU is the first team with whom Ja played basketball AAU is also known as Amateur Athletic Union. Ja’s education has completed in high school in South Carolina at Crestwood high school. but the has not completed his schooling because of the significant accomplishment of being a three-time all-region MVP.

Personal Life

Talking about his personal life then he is in a relationship with KK Dixon both the couple has shared some good time together and together both of them have a daughter whose name is Kaari Jaidyn Morant.


Ja was very good at sports since his childhood and always wanted to become a sportsperson at the beginning of his career he was a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. ja has a record for having the most assists at the CFSB Games.

Because of his performance, he was invited by the honor of being a member of  Chris Paul’s Elite Guard Camp in which only 20 members are invited and he was one of them. once Ja completed his college level he decide not to take part in the final two seasons as he wanted to play in NBA and applied over there for the 2019 NBA Drafts. after this he was chosen as a second overall by Memphis Grizzlies and was further assigned to the Rising Stars Games for the 2019-20 season.

he became part of the team On the 2nd of July 2019, by signing a contract deal worth an estimated $17 million with the Grizzlies. and this is the time when his professional career began and he delivered with his best. on 23rd Oct 2019, his team failed ut Ja was on everyone’s radar because of his performance. after a few months on On the 9th of February 2020, his team Played with Washington Wizards and he got his first career triple-double which helped his team to win it.

It was the end of the 2019-20 season At the end of the 2019-20 season, Ja got the title of the NBA Rookie of the Year and in the same year, he also earned the honor of welcoming the NBA All-Rookie First Team. after this he recorded his carer best performance by achieving the 44 points that came along with 2 rebounds, 9 assists, and 2 steals.

Net Worth

Talking about his Net Worth then as of 2022 he estimated net worth is around $3 Million US and annual income is around $9,603,360 this figure was for the season of 2019 to 21. the main source of earning comes from his match salary and endorsement of various brands. also if we calculated for Ja’s salary for two seasons is around $17,351,400 which makes him the highest-paid basketball player in the game.


Talking about his expensive cars then he has some expensive taste as he has some luxurious cars such as a white Audi A8 for his mother which costs around $98,900. Additionally, Ja got his dad a red Dodge Charger and the price of the car is $80,945.


How old is Ja Morant?

Ja Morant was born in Dalzell, South Carolina, the United States on the 10th of August 1999, he is 22 years old.

What is the real name of Ja Morant?

His real name is Temetrius Jamel Morant, better known by his nickname Ja Morant.

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