Monta Ellis is simply trying to prove he can match his regular-season performance in the postseason.
You saw the difference Tuesday night between a team that's going to make the playoffs and a team such as the Miami Heat, who have championship aspirations.
Three seasons after shocking the Miami Heat in NBA Finals, the Dallas Mavericks seek answers about potential and direction.
Playoff hopes fall on Dirk after Mavs settle for minor deal for Anthony Morrow.
Don't expect the underdog Mavericks to make a long run in the playoffs.
On the playoff bubble, Mavs can't afford for Jason Terry to be inconsistent.