Name: Monta Ellis
Date of birth: 26/10/1985
Height: 191 cm (6 feet, 3 inch)
Weight: 84 kg (185 lbs)
Place of birth: Jackson, Mississippi
Current team: Golden State Warriors
Draft: 2nd round, (40th overall), 2005 Golden State Warriors
Pro career: 2005–present
Monta Ellis, who plays Guard and wears jersey number 8 for the Golden State Warriors in the National Basketball Association, was born on October 26, 1985, in Jackson, Mississippi. He stands 6 feet 3 inches and weighs 177 lbs. He played high school basketball at Lanier High School in Jackson, Mississippi and went straight to the NBA, bypassing college. He was drafted in the 2nd round, (40th overall) in 2005 by the Golden State Warriors.
He has been a member of the Golden State Warriors since 2005.
He was 2006–07 NBA Most Improved Player.