1: "Star athlete Ja Morant's unexpected surgery halts NBA return, leaving fans shocked."

2: "The promising basketball player's setback sends waves through the sporting community."

3: "Fans express disbelief as Ja Morant undergoes surgery, putting his NBA comeback on hold."

4: "The shocking news of Ja Morant's surgery takes the basketball world by surprise."

5: "Ja Morant's unexpected surgery leaves fans stunned as his NBA comeback is delayed."

6: "The basketball star’s surgery stuns supporters, casting doubt on his return to the court."

7: "Ja Morant's surgery leaves NBA fans in disbelief, uncertain of his future in the league."

8: "The unexpected surgery of Ja Morant shocks fans and raises questions about his recovery."

9: "Fans react with shock as Ja Morant's surgery jeopardizes his highly anticipated NBA return."