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Memphis Grizzlies star Za Morant spread some love and made Florida Waitress Day in a video posted Tuesday.

Morant, one of the NBA’s rising stars, is being filmed as part of a docu-series on YouTube. Morant and his friends were at a restaurant for lunch when the point guard tipped the waitress $500.

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Za Morant, #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies warms up before playing the Golden State Warriors in Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals of the NBA Playoffs on May 07, 2022 at Chase Center in San Francisco, California.

Za Morant, #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies warms up before playing the Golden State Warriors in Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals of the NBA Playoffs on May 07, 2022 at Chase Center in San Francisco, California.
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The waitress asked Morant who he was, and the player jokingly replied, “Black Jesus.”

The woman was asked what sport Morant played and what team he played for. Morant said he played for the Grizzlies and the woman knew who he was at the time. She gasped and put her hand over her mouth in shock.

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The woman squealed with joy and ran back to tell her colleagues.

Za Morant, #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies reacts against the Golden State Warriors during Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals of the NBA Playoffs at FedExForum on May 01, 2022 in Memphis, Tennessee.

Za Morant, #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies reacts against the Golden State Warriors during Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals of the NBA Playoffs at FedExForum on May 01, 2022 in Memphis, Tennessee.
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Morant’s teammate, Jarren Jackson Jr., was delighted that Black Jesus was trending on social media.

Morant, 22, was the Grizzlies’ No. 1 pick in the 2019 Murray State draft. 2 pic. Although he didn’t go to one of the blue-chip basketball schools, he still left an indelible mark on the game and quickly became one of the NBA’s most touted prospects.

Morant was named the 2020 NBA Rookie of the Year. He made his first All-Star Game this past season.

Za Morant #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies watches an NBA Summer League game against the Philadelphia 76ers at Vivint Arena on July 05, 2022 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Za Morant #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies watches an NBA Summer League game against the Philadelphia 76ers at Vivint Arena on July 05, 2022 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
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In 187 games over three years, Morant averaged 21.2 points, 7.1 assists and 4.5 rebounds.