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Morant goes up for Alley-Oop in second quarter [VIDEO]

Rookies are going at it in Pelicans vs. Grizzlies on Friday night. It’s highlight after highlighter from the two young studs.

New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson and Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant during the first quarter at the Smoothie King Center.  Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Welcome to Highlight-fest 2020, I’m your host Ben Zweiman. Here is an insane alley-oop slam from rookie Ja Morant against fellow rookie Zion Williamson in Grizzlies-Pelicans on Friday night.

If you thought that was crazy, look at what Zion did:

BEHIND THE BACKBOARD. Absolutely nuts. We need a Zion vs. Ja Dunk contest next season. I’m starting a petition.