Morris twins taxonomy

Telling the Morris twins apart isn't easy. Here's how to spot the right one at an NBA court near you. Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE/Getty Images

To the untrained eye, the Phoenix Suns' Markieff and Marcus Morris are impossible to tell apart. Though there are a few subtle differences physically, game speed tends to make the twins difficult to parse. This week in Las Vegas, a popular game on media row is "Which Morris was that?" To date, nobody has answered correctly without first checking a roster to compare jersey numbers. And so we present, in the hopes of illuminating future observers, a unified taxonomy of the Morris twins:

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