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  1. Mavericks' free agents, keep - em or let - em go: The case for Monta EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    The case for keeping him: He's the scorer the Mavericks have lacked ever since Jason Terry left. He can drive to the basket, hit mid-range shots and makes enough 3-pointers to keep defenses honest.

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  2. Looking back at possibly Monta Ellis' last season in DallasRead the original story

    Thursday | Mavs Moneyball

    ... at home against San Antonio on March 24, giving the Mavericks some ounce of hope. April 10, 2015. The day that Monta Ellis looked done with the Mavericks. If we want to get technical about it, you can trace it back to March 22, when Ellis shot ...

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  3. Are The Dallas Mavericks Interested In Lance Stephenson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Swarm and Sting

    ... opting-in, that gives the Mavericks just six players under contract for next year, with Al-Farouq Aminu and Monta Ellis holding player-options. Dallas could absorb Stephenson's contract without sending back any guaranteed contracts. That opens the ...

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  4. Dallas Mavericks: Eyeing Lance StephensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Isportsweb.com

    ... also, has a problem with getting injured and produces little to no numbers for his minute averages. What's more, Monta Ellis may also be exploring free agency this offseason. He was the one response to Dallas' struggles in the backcourt. Despite his ...

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  5. Sefko: Why Rockets' comeback vs. Clippers doesn't mean Mavericks are better than we thoughtRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Considering the Mavericks will need depth at point guard with Rajon Rondo gone and they may have to replace Monta Ellis, too, the money becomes scarce pretty quickly. It's going to make for an interesting summer. The Mavericks are always busy in the ...

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  6. 5 Free Agents the Dallas Mavericks Should Target in 2015 OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Rant Sports

    ... in higher education that Rajon Rondo will re-sign. So, there is a void at point guard and guard in general since Monta Ellis could also opt out. Reggie Jackson could be a nice pick-up for the Mavs. Jackson is a flourishing point guard who doesn't ...

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  7. What's next for the Dallas Mavericks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Isportsweb.com

    ... these same guards were unable to run the offense the way Rondo could, which is basically a huge paradox. Monta Ellis was left with much of the responsibility, which ultimately took away from his performance. So the Mavericks need to start here. Find ...

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  8. 6 Teams with the Most Holes to Fill Heading into 2015 NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | BleacherReport

    ... guaranteed contracts, and that's not exactly a promising core. Meanwhile, Al-Farouq Aminu, Raymond Felton and Monta Ellis all have player options, but it's looking like the least valuable of the three could be the only one to return without hitting ...

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  9. Are the Mavs Really a Championship Organization?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | NBC Dallas

    ... ring a tad hollow. This summer the Mavs will likely have to replace their starting backcourt as Rajon Rondo and Monta Ellis leave in free agency. Cornerstone Dirk Nowitzki will turn 37. And building block Chandler Parsons will be rehabbing from knee ...

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  10. Memorable Mavericks Moments of 2014-15: #5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Smoking Cuban

    Nov 21, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis drives to the basket past Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young during the first half at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports The Dallas Mavericks had an up-and-down season, starting the year off on a fervid pace offensively, making a semi-blockbuster trade to acquire Rajon Rondo , struggling to incorporate him, and eventually falling in the first round of the NBA Playoffs to the Houston Rockets in five games.

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  11. 3-Step Plan for the Dallas Mavericks to Return to the Playoffs in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | BleacherReport

    ... Nowitzki has become a huge defensive liability, which means that everyone around him has to be that much better. Monta Ellis' defense has always been inconsistent, and he was awful on that end in the playoffs. Parsons will also be playing big ...

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  12. The biggest disappointment of the Mavericks season, besides RondoRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Mavs Moneyball

    ... what happens when you give a guy a roster full of one way players. Andrew Kreighbaum ( @kreighbaum ): The way Monta Ellis regressed after his first season and a half with the Mavs. You can place a lot of blame with Rondo for killing the spacing ...

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  13. Memorable Mavericks Moments of 2014-15: #8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Smoking Cuban

    ... over the Portland Trailblazers in February with a memorable 4th quarter comeback. Dallas trailed 94-83 when Monta Ellis grabbed a defensive rebound with 2:08 left in the game. An 11-point lead with only 2 minutes to go seemed insurmountable, ...

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  14. Keep 'em or leave 'em? What would you do with Mavericks' free agents?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Dallas Morning News

    ... ams that could be available, including DeAndre Jordan and LaMarcus Aldridge. What would you with Tyson Chandler, Monta Ellis and the rest of the crew?

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  15. Memorable Mavericks Moments of 2014-15: #10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Smoking Cuban

    Nov 15, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis and forward Dirk Nowitzki and forward Chandler Parsons laugh during the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Timberwolves at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The Dallas Mavericks had an up-and-down season, starting the year off on a fervid pace offensively, making a semi-blockbuster trade to acquire Rajon Rondo , struggling to incorporate him, and eventually falling in the first round of the NBA Playoffs to the Houston Rockets in five games.

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  16. Harden, Rockets eliminate MavsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Sports Network

    ... free throws (19-of-36). The Mavs, who have not won a playoff series since winning the title in 2011, were led by Monta Ellis' 25 points. Dirk Nowitzki finished with 22 points and 14 boards but missed 15 shots and all six of his 3-point tries.

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  17. Devin Harris has been -- and could still be -- an important piece for the MavericksRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Mavs Moneyball

    ... be a difficult task, and after him there is a very, very steep drop-off in talent level. With Tyson Chandler and Monta Ellis possibly hitting free agency and their respective positions clearly necessitating attention and serious dollar signs, Dallas ...

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  18. Dallas Mavericks: Was Rondo worth it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Isportsweb.com

    ... and IQ. Also, Rondo's touches decreased, which left him with a lesser role than he had on the Celtics. Monta Ellis often took over the ball-handling duties, and Chandler Parsons would run point-forward at times too. Evidently, there were plenty more ...

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  19. Stephen Curry's dad wanted Knicks, not Golden State Warriors, to draft himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | NJ.com

    ... unless New York traded up, something Walsh didn't believe since the Warriors already had a scoring guard in Monta Ellis. That's an epic and crushing what-if for the Knicks, who are now in rebuilding mode while watching an NBA MVP blossom into a ...

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  20. Dallas Mavericks Set to Enter a Crucial Transitional Era Under Mark CubanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | BleacherReport

    ... The 6'9" forward subsequently underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair cartilage. Meanwhile, shooting guard Monta Ellis has a player's option that he may opt out of in order to explore the marketplace. Ellis was the only Maverick to score more ...

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