Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis (11) looks on before a timeout  against the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, in Dallas.
Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis (11) looks on before a timeout against the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, in Dallas. LM Otero AP
Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis (11) looks on before a timeout against the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, in Dallas. LM Otero AP