The Morris Twins Story: The Unbreakable Bond Between Brothers

Published on September 2nd, 2015 by Astramskas, David | 2,836 views

Check out episode 10 of SB Nation’s great “Origins” series about the NBA’s Morris Twins of Philly.

The two brothers, who were both 6’5 in elementary school, started off as wanting to be the next great Football player. But when a basketball coach spotted the twins, he went to meet their mother and told her if she would allow him to teach them basketball, he would guarantee her that they would be able to get at least a college scholarship.

He was right, they ended with a scholarship to go to Kansas. They were then drafted with the 13th and 14th pick in the 2011 NBA Draft and you know the rest of their story.






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