– NBA's Ja Morant gets new tattoos honoring his journey and Kobe Bryant from Arizona-based artist Andres Ortega.
– Tattoo session lasted 10+ hours, covering back and torso with references to Georgia, South Carolina, and Crestwood Knights.
– Tattoo features Morant's Nike logo, Bryant's signature logo, and Grizzlies logo.
– 2022-23 NBA season was tumultuous for Morant with two firearm-related suspensions totaling 33 games.
– Morant's new ink won't be seen on the court until after his 25-game suspension.
– Tattoo artist Andres Ortega showcases the artwork on Instagram.
– Morant's tattoos commemorate his upbringing and basketball journey.
– Ink includes symbols of his childhood states, high school team, and NBA career.