Height: 6-3 (191cm) Weight: 185 (84kg)
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Milwaukee Bucks)
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Mbah a Moute, Luc
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Monta Ellis News
Mark Jackson called Monta Ellis the third best shooting guard in the NBA when he was hired.
The Kings could turn to Monta Ellis depending on how the Tyreke Evans situation is resolved.
Larry Sanders asked his teammates to "stop worrying about next year" after the Bucks' Game 3 loss to the Heat.
Monta Ellis seems to prefer the culture with the Bucks over the Warriors.
Monta Ellis has indicated his desire to opt out after this season.
Mar 09, 2013
| Marc Stein/ESPN
Monta Ellis has long been expected to opt out this offseason.
Monta Ellis and Ty Lawson have been named the NBA's Players of the Week.
Mar 01, 2013
| Marc Stein/ESPN
The Hawks fully expected to find a trade involving Josh Smith before the deadline.
Monta Ellis and Ekpe Udoh are amongst the players discussed that would go the Hawks for Josh Smith and Devin Harris.
Josh Smith reportedly would like to play with both Monta Ellis and Brandon Jennings.
Feb 19, 2013
| Marc Stein/ESPN
The Hawks' interest in doing a Josh Smith trade with the Bucks is believed to center on acquiring Monta Ellis.
Monta Ellis has an $11 million player option for the 13-14 NBA season that he is expected to decline.
Monta Ellis, who spoke briefly to Bucks owner Herb Kohl on Monday, has a $11 million player option for the 2013-14 season.
Frank believes Ellis is the closest player he has ever seen to Iverson.
Greivis Vasquez led the Hornets to a 2-1 record, averaging 21.0 points, 10.0 assists, 6.3 rebounds and 1.7 steals while shooting 53.1 percent from the field.
Monta Ellis is shooting just 38.9 percent this season.
With the quickness of Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis, it is logical for Scott Skiles to give the offense more freedom.
The Bucks plan to engage Monta Ellis on extension talks during the offseason.
The Warriors and Monta Ellis settled a sexual harassment lawsuit out of court in May.
Mar 16, 2012
| Ric Bucher/ESPN
The Nets tried to acquire Monta Ellis following his trade from the Warriors to Milwaukee.
The Warriors dealt Monta Ellis to Milwaukee on Tuesday, but the team reportedly preferred to trade Stephen Curry.
Joe Lacob elaborated on the Warriors decision to trade Monta Ellis, Ekpe Udoh and Kwame Brown for Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson.
When Monta Ellis went public with his wish to be traded, Golden State expedited the process by including Ekpe Udoh.
The Bucks have traded Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson to the Warriors for Monta Ellis, Ekpe Udoh and Kwame Brown.
Orlando attempted to piece together a three-team deal for Monta Ellis, including efforts with the Bucks and Hornets.
Monta Ellis could be moved to the Magic in a three-team trade that would net Andrew Bogut for the Warriors.
Two sources confirm the Magic are discussing a three-team trade involving the Warriors and Hornets that would send Monta Ellis, Andris Biedrins and Dorell Wright to Orlando.
Sources contend there is nobody on Orlando's roster beyond Dwight Howard that would make the Warriors deal Monta Ellis.
No trade of Monta Ellis is imminent, but talks are ongoing say sources.
The Nets are uninterested in trading Brook Lopez in a deal involving Monta Ellis, according to a source.