The Dallas Mavericks did not win on Saturday night. They're banged up, fighting for playoff livelihood with Hurricane Rondo perpetually floating overhead. In short: Things aren't great.
This insane 360-degree layup by Monta Ellis won't cure all that ails them. It can't singlehandedly turn their season around and get everything back on the right track. But that doesn't mean we all...
Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis scored with the nifty 360 reverse layup during the first quarter of Saturday night's game against Brooklyn.Rajon Rondo found Ellis along the baseline and set him up with a great pass for the score:H/T TNLP.
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For most basketball players, a reverse lay-up is a pretty simple thing but you might want to check out what Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis did tonight.
During the first quarter of the Nets-Mavericks game, Ellis received a nice assist from teammate Rajon Rondo and pulled off an incredible 360 reverse lay-up:
Nice move, Monta!
Ellis reverse lay-up [Kirk Henderson]
DALLAS (AP) Monta Ellis scored 20 points and Dirk Nowitzki had 18 as the Dallas Mavericks hit seven of their first 10 shots of the fourth quarter to defeat the Toronto Raptors 99-92 on Tuesday night.
The victory was Dallas' third straight, its longest winning streak since early January, and pulled the Mavericks within one game of first-place Houston in the Southwest Division.
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago
DALLAS (AP) Mavericks guard Monta Ellis was in the starting lineup Wednesday night against Utah a day after coach Rick Carlisle called him doubtful with a left hip injury.
Ellis extended his streak of consecutive games played to 219, a run that started at the beginning of his only full season in Milwaukee. He has played in all 137 games since coming to Dallas last season.
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago
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