Monta Ellis opts out of contract with Milwaukee Bucks

Monday, June 17th, 2013

The 2013 NBA free agent class just got a little deeper, as guard Monta Ellis announced Monday that he will opt out of the final year of his contact with the Milwaukee Bucks. The Bucks badly wanted Ellis to return, and offered him a three-year, $36 million extension that he declined. Ellis ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Bucks and Warriors Pull Off Big Deal

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

The Milwaukee Bucks and Golden State Warriors started the NBA's trade deadline bonanza to a rousing start Tuesday night by pulling off a five-player deal. In the trade Golden State sent Monta Ellis, Ekpe Udoh and Kwame Brown to Milwaukee in exchange for Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson. Bogut was the first ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Monta Ellis to the Orlando Magic?

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

The Orlando Magic are going to do whatever they can to pacify center Dwight Howard over the next week or so, in an attempt to convince him to stay in town for the foreseeable future. That may include some moves before the NBA's March 15 trade deadline. One player the Magic ...

Lamar Odom Being Shopped By The Los Angeles Lakers

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Much has been made concerning several trades the Los Angeles Lakers have explored recently. More specifics of those discussions have been made public over the past few hours. The biggest splash concerned a potential trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves that would have brought Kevin Love and the No. 2 pick in ...

Monta Ellis Now Knows Mopeds Are Very, Very Dangerous

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

We seriously wish we were making this up. Not because we're Golden State Warriors fans (we're not), but because this just makes a fine young man like Monta Ellis look stupid. Turns out Ellis didn't severely injure his ankle in an offseason pickup basketball game. Instead he did so while riding ...

From The Files of Police Squad

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Outside of sports, the thing I like reading about the most is anything that can be tagged "stupid criminals" or "news of the weird." Actually, to be honest, I like those stories even more than sports. There just isn't much of a market for beat writers in news of the ...