Shortly after the league's announcement, Morant vowed to use that as motivation.
The Grizzlies also chimed in by tweeting at the voter in question.
Morant averaged 17.8 points, 7.3 assists, and 3.9 boards en route to earning a spot on the NBA All-Rookie first team. The No. 2 overall pick led the Grizzlies to a berth in the Western Conference play-in game, in which they fell short against the Portland Trail Blazers.