Ellis isn’t going to change the fact the Mavs are still a fringe playoff contender, but it’s a reasonable contract considering the length.
Monta Ellis and Mavericks closing in on a three-year deal that could rise to as much as $30 million. Deal on course to be completed today
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 12, 2013
At minimum the deal will be worth $25 million, but with incentives it can rise to $30 million.