Monta Ellis G DAL 2 Days

Ellis scored 19 points on 9-of-14 shooting Wednesday. He added two rebounds and two assists in the loss to Atlanta.

Ellis was a spectator for most of the quarter after the Hawks took a commanding lead. He's now scored at least 19 points in three straight outings after a brief down swing while recovering from a hip injury.

Monta Ellis G DAL 3 Days

Ellis posted a team-high of 20 points (8-15 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 3-4 FT) during Tuesday's victory over the Raptors, while also contributing one rebound, three assists, three steals and a blocked shot in 37 minutes.

Ellis is starting to get his shot back. After going five straight games shooting under 40 percent from the field, he's put in two solid games in a row, combining to go 17-of-36 from the field for 43 points. As the scoring leader for this team, he'll continue to be a must play fantasy option and it looks as if he's heating up a bit. Ellis is now averaging 19.5 points, 2.3 rebounds, 4.4 assists and two steals on the season.

Monta Ellis G DAL 4 Days

Ellis scored 23 points on 9-of-21 shooting Sunday. He added four assists and three rebounds in the win over Charlotte.

Ellis appears to be rounding back into form after nursing a hip strain. He played a team-high 37 minutes, suggesting the team isn't overly concerned about the injury.

Monta Ellis G DAL 6 Days

Ellis scored 13 points on 5-of-13 shooting Friday. He added four assists and two steals in the win over the Rockets.Ellis has struggled to score since suffering a left hip injury but continues to provide energy on the defensive end, collecting 14 steals in his last three outings.

Monta Ellis G DAL 16 Days

Ellis played 37 minutes Wednesday, but was held to seven points on 1-for-6 shooting from the field. He had solid contributions in other categories, however, as he delivered two rebounds, three assists, and seven steals.Ellis' seven steals tied a career-high. His scoring was well below his season average, but the fact that he was able to play 37 minutes in his 218th straight game is encouraging. The All-Star break comes at the right time for Ellis as he'll be able to rest his hip.

Monta Ellis G DAL 16 Days

Ellis (hip) is listed as a starter for Wednesday's game against the Jazz, the Mavericks' official site reports.Ellis injured his left hip during Monday's game against the Clippers, resulting in just four minutes of court time. While he was questionable heading into Wednesday, he took part in the morning walkthrough and will take his typical spot at two-guard in the starting lineup.

Monta Ellis G DAL 16 Days

Ellis (hip) went through Wednesday's walkthrough and remains questionable to play against the Jazz, Earl Sneed of reports.Ellis departed Monday's game against the Clippers early in the first quarter after running into a screen and suffering a hip injury. He was initially considered doubtful to play Wednesday, but after going through walkthrough he's been upgraded to questionable. Ellis will receive treatment during the afternoon, and a final call will likely come after he tests out the hip in warmups.

Monta Ellis G DAL 18 Days

Ellis (hip) is not expected to play against the Jazz on Wednesday, the Star Telegram reports.Ellis only managed to spend four minutes on the court Monday before exiting the game with an injury to his left hip. The exact severity of the injury is still unknown, but Ellis will get an extended break as the Mavericks won't play again until after the All-Star break against the Thunder on Feb. 19. In his absence, Devin Harris and Raymond Felton will likely see extra time on the court.

Monta Ellis G DAL 18 Days

Ellis left Monday's game against the Clippers with a left hip injury and is doubtful to return, Earl K. Sneed of reports.Ellis left the game with just four minutes under his belt. With his return to the court unlikely, he should be considered day-to-day until further news is released by the Mavericks.

Monta Ellis G DAL 22 Days

Ellis scored 20 or more points for the third time in four games Thursday, dropping 21 (9-16 FG, 3-6 3Pt) on the Kings and dishing out six assists in 30 minutes.

Ellis was been scoring a ton lately, including a 33-point outburst on Jan. 28, and a 36-point game on the 25th. He isn't always the most efficient scorer, but for owners looking to bolster their lineup and pick up some scoring, it'd be worth going out and trading for Ellis.