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‘Ja-Raffe’ Memphis Zoo names giraffe after Ja Morant


The City of Memphis has nothing but love for Ja Morant.

In fact, the Memphis Zoo named their baby giraffe ‘Ja-Raffe’ after the 2020 Rookie of the Year.

ESPN’s ‘The Jump’ even included a hype video where the showed highlight clips of ‘Ja-raffe’ and Morant together.

Morant led the Grizzlies to a ninth finish in the stacked Western Conference with game averages of 17.8 points, 3.9 rebounds and 7.3 assists.