NBA

Markieff Morris demands trade out of Phoenix Suns

Published 1 Comments

Football News
24/7

All is not well at the Phoenix Suns, with one player demanding a trade out of Arizona.

Last summer, twins Markieff and Marcus Morris each took a little less money so they could play as teammates with the Phoenix Suns, as they had done since high school and then in college at the Kansas Jayhawks.

Trade Betrayal

Then the Suns head office went ahead and decided to trade Marcus to the Detroit Pistons in the off-season, which hasn't sat well with Markieff to say the very least.

SIGN UP NOW

Want to become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250 word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay4

Article continues below

The Suns were hoping that Markieff would come around to their way of thinking and understand their decision, but the opposite has happened, and Morris wants a trade.

Wanting Out

"One things for sure, I am not going to be there,” Morris said to the Philadelphia Enquirer after a morning workout at Competitive Edge Sports in King of Prussia.

Article continues below

“If you want to put that out there, you can put that out. ” he added. “I don’t give a F***. I am not going to be there at all. That’s just what it is.”

Markieff was drafted 13th overall to the Suns during the 2011 draft. His brother went one slot later to the Houston Rockets. The two are insanely close and didn't take too kindly to being broken up by the Suns.

The Suns did what they had to do in order to try and bring in top free agent LaMarcus Aldridge. That failed spectacularly when Aldridge went to the San Antonio Spurs and the Suns are left to deal with the fallout.

Topics:
NBA
Phoenix Suns
Pacific Division
Western Conference

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NBA Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again