It was all thanks to this man, Monta Ellis, who finished with a game-high of 31 points. He combined that with 6 rebounds and 3 assists to help the Mavericks live to fight another day and bring back the series to Houston for game five.
His performance wouldn’t have been as entertaining without this gorgeous spin move against the Rockets’ Trevor Ariza for the transition layup in the third period:
Benjamin Felix Santos is an aspiring NBA writer, who bleeds the purple and gold. His love and passion for the game will never die.