The Memphis Grizzlies are hosting the Brooklyn Nets in Tennessee on Wednesday evening

but for the game they will be without their best player

NBA All-Star starter Ja Morant has been ruled out due to a knee injury

They are second in the Western Conference with a 49-23 record in 72 games played so far this season.

They are the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference with a 38-34 record in the 72 games that they have played

Ja Morant (knee) ruled out for Wednesday

This will be the second consecutive game in which Morant has missed

previously sitting out of the team’s win at Houston on Sunday