Morris (ankle) tallied eight points (4-12 FG, 0-3 3Pt) and four assists in the 114-104 win over the Mad Ants on Sunday.
Sunday's contest marked the second game in which Morris managed to played 25 minutes -- an impressive feat given the guard had missed 11 games with an ankle injury. Given Santa Cruz has been forced to trot out only nine active players most nights, it seems likely Morris will be heavily involved in the team's rotation for the foreseeable future.
Morris (ankle) did not play in Friday's game against the Blue.
We finally figured out what has kept Morris on the shelf for so long, but unfortunately it's unclear when he'll be able to return. He's only played 18 games with Santa Cruz this season, missing the last 10 contests overall.
Morris (undisclosed) did not play in the 97-77 win over the Wolves on Friday.
Damion Lee and Will Cherry acted as the starting backcourt for Santa Cruz with Morris sidelined. The G League veteran is averaging 29.8 minutes across 15 games this season, but he's seen his points (15.7) and rebounds (3.3) dip from his career averages.
Morris was waived by the Pelicans on Friday.
Morris couldn't do enough to earn a spot on the Pelicans through the preseason. He'll likely turn to the G-League or head overseas to find run. He hasn't seen NBA minutes since the 2014-15 season.
Morris signed a partially-guaranteed two-year contract with the Pelicans on Tuesday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.
Morris last appeared in the NBA during the 2014-15 season, playing 38 games for the Nets. Last season, he spent most of his time overseas, playing 13 games for Chinese club Guangdong Southern. There, he averaged 16.5 points, 5.1 rebounds, 4.6 assists and 1.4 steals while shooting 50.0 percent from the field. The exact terms of Morris' deal with the Pelicans have not been disclosed, but he may be fighting for a roster spot in training camp and could ultimately end up in the G-League.
The Nets parted ways with guard Darius Morris on Monday, reports Newsday.
Morris averaged 2.2 points and 1.3 assists in 38 games last season.
The Nets announced guards Bojan Bogdanovic and Jarrett Jack will not play in Monday's game at Denver.
Bogdanovic is dealing with a sprained ankle, which he injured at Sunday's practice. Meanwhile, a hamstring injury will keep Jack out of his second consecutive game. Guards Markel Brown and Darius Morris will likely see their minutes increase.
The Nets are 2-point favorites.
The Nets announced free agent Darius Morris has been signed to the team Thursday.
Morris was waived by the Trail Blazers in October and not played in a game this season. The Nets next play Friday against the 76ers.
The Trail Blazers waived guards Diante Garrett and Darius Morris Saturday. Both saw limited action during the preseason and neither played in Friday's preseason win.
Darius Morris met with the coaching staff of the Grizzlies on Sunday and is expected to sign a 10-day contract with the team on Monday, according to the Commercial Appeal.
Morris played 12 games with Philadelphia and 10 games with the Clippers this season before being waived by both clubs. He averaged 4.2 points and 1.6 assists on 41.3 percent shooting over that span.
With Chris Paul sidelined with a separated shoulder, the Clippers have signed point guard Darius Morris on Monday, according to the Los Angeles Times. Morris was waived by Philadelphia on Nov. 20 after tallying 6.9 points and 2.6 assists in 16.1 minutes per game, hitting 43.3 percent of his shots from the field.
The Grizzlies are scheduled to bring guards Darius Morris, Reggie Williams and Seth Curry in for workouts this week, Yahoo! Sports reports.
Morris was waived by the Sixers after tallying 6.9 points and 2.6 assists in 16.1 minutes per game, hitting 43.3 percent of his shots from the field. Williams was the Rockets' final cut before the regular season started. Curry was waived by the Warriors before the beginning of the regular season.
The 76ers have waived center Kwame Brown and guard Darius Morris, Yahoo! Sports reports.
Brown has yet to play this season after suffering a hamstring strain in the preseason. Morris has averaged 6.9 points and 2.6 assists while hitting 43.3 percent of his shots and playing 16.1 minutes per game.
76ers point guard Darius Morris scored a team-high 20 points on 6 of 9 shooting in his team's 135-98 loss to the Pelicans Saturday.
The 20 points were a regular-season career high for Morris, who also scored 24 points in a postseason game against the Lakers last season. He added two assists and two steals in 26 minutes of action Saturday.
The Lakers have assigned guard Darius Morris back to the D-League Thursday, according to the team's official website.
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