The secret history of players 'walking the dog' -- and how Ja Morant perfected it

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WHAT IS JA MORANT DOING?
It's late October, and the Grizzlies lead the Nets by six with four minutes left when Memphis forward Santi Aldama softly rolls the inbound pass toward Morant's feet. As the Grizzlies' star guard makes his way up the court, he lets the basketball roll alongside him, slowly, slowly, slowly, an inch at a time, untouched. Morant only needs to maintain a…

This story appeared on espn.com, 2023-01-25.
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