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Waitress’ reaction after $500 tip from Ja Morant is priceless

Ja Morant at Memphis Grizzlies v Golden State Warriors - Game Four

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - MAY 09: Injured Ja Morant #12 of the Memphis Grizzlies sits on the bench during the first half of Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals tate Warriors of the NBA Playoffs at Chase Center on May 09, 2022 in San Francisco, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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There’s a reason this video went viral — it’s authentic, touching, and her reaction is funny.

A waitress in a Miami-area restaurant didn’t recognize it was Ja Morant she was serving. But after he gave her a $500 tip, she wanted to know more — and when she found out it was Morant her reaction was priceless.

Morant can afford this, he just signed a $193 million max contract extension with the Grizzlies. The video was taken by shot by nie, a videographer who does a lot of stuff with Morant.

In addition to the waitress’ reaction, the other part of this video that caught people’s attention was that the first time she asked Morant who he was, he said, “the Black Jesus” — a nickname associated with Michael Jordan. That got people talking, including Jaren Jackson Jr. Morant thought it was all funny.

While Morant is no Jordan, good luck finding a more entertaining player on or off the court right now.