Monta Ellis G DAL 2 Days

Ellis scored 15 points on 5-of-17 shooting Tuesday, He added six assists and two steals in the loss to the Suns.

Since scoring 38 points against the Spurs, Ellis has struggled to put the ball in the basket. In the two Dallas losses he has shot a combined 13-of-39 (33 percent) from the field, including 2-of-10 from behind the arc.

Monta Ellis G DAL 3 Days

Ellis scored 18 points Monday but needed 22 shot attempts to get there. He finished 8-of-22 from the field, including 1-of-6 from behind the arc.

Ellis added four steals on the defensive end but could get it going on the opposite end of the court. He has a chance to back bounce Tuesday when the Mavericks travel to Phoenix.

Monta Ellis G DAL 5 Days

Ellis dropped a game-high 38 points (15-23 FG, 5-6 3Pt, 3-6 FT) with one assist and four steals in 40 minutes Saturday.

Ellis' value was projected to take somewhat of a hit with Rajon Rondo in town, but if this is anything to go by, his owners will be thrilled. It's important to note that it is one game and his usually stellar assist numbers dried up completely, considering he was averaging 4.6 assists this season.

Monta Ellis G DAL 9 Days

Ellis scored 25 points (11-20 FG, 1-2 3P, 2-4 FT) with eight assists, two rebounds and a steal in 35 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Pistons.

He's now scored 20 or more points in three of his last four games, and seven of the last 11. With Dirk Nowitzki's skills on the decline, Ellis is emerging as the biggest scoring threat on the Mavs.

Monta Ellis G DAL 12 Days

Ellis scored 24 points Saturday on 8-of-22 shooting. He added five rebounds and three steals in the loss to Golden State.

Ellis struggled against this former team and has now shot below 37 percent in two of Dallas' last three games.

Monta Ellis G DAL 15 Days

Ellis scored 26 points (11-19 FG, 2-2 3PT, 2-3 FT), with five assists, four rebounds, one steal and one block in 38 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Pelicans.

While Ellis was dealing with an elbow injury, he still managed to put up another big game. He's been the go-to scoring option for this team, and that's unlikely to change anytime soon.

Monta Ellis G DAL 16 Days

Ellis (elbow) will play Wednesday,'s Earl K. Sneed reports.

This will be the 188th straight game played by Ellis, and while he has a minor elbow injury, it seems like he will continue to take the court and lead the Mavericks' backcourt.

Monta Ellis G DAL 17 Days

Ellis (elbow) posted two points (1-11 FG, 0-3 3Pt), one rebound and two assists in 25 minutes during the Mavericks' 114-105 loss versus the Grizzlies on Tuesday.

Ellis (elbow) also committed three turnovers, and this was easily his worst showing of the season. He has been fantastic all season besides tonight, and this was only Ellis' second sub-10 percent shooting performance in his career while taking 10 or more shots. The only other time he struggled so badly was two years ago, and the Grizzlies' Tony Allen was his primary defender on that night as well. Allen is one of the best perimeter defenders in the league, which should help Ellis owners remain relaxed despite the off night. Continue to keep tabs on Ellis' elbow ailment, but as long as it's nothing serious he's likely to get back on track and continue producing at a high level in the Mavericks' high-octane offense.

Monta Ellis G DAL 17 Days

Ellis (elbow) will play Tuesday, the Mavs' official site reports.

Ellis is dealing with an elbow issue that he was icing down throughout the day Tuesday. If the Mavs are letting him play through it, it's likely not a major issue. Daily games players may want to edge on the side of caution, but in yearly league, he's good to roll out there.

Monta Ellis G DAL 17 Days

Ellis is questionable for Tuesday's game with an elbow issue, the Star-Telegram reports.

Tip-off is coming up shortly, so if you're planning on using Ellis in daily games, it might be better to go with a more certain option. Ellis is a gamer, but the Mavericks are a class organization that isn't going to put him in position to injure himself further. If he sits, Devin Harris would likely get more run, but most of the minutes would likely get spread out amongst the Mavs' wing depth.