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Earl K. Sneed, who covers the Mavericks at Mavs.com, tweeted the following confirming the injury status of Ellis and Marion.
Per Rick Carlisle, Monta Ellis (tailbone) and Shawn Marion (foot) are expected to play vs. the Spurs after getting treatment yesterday.Ellis had 24 points on 10-of-22 from the floor, to go along with four assists and four rebounds in 38 minutes. Marion added 12 points on 5-of -7 shooting from the floor, to go along with three rebounds, two blocked shots and an assist in 29 minutes.
— Earl K. Sneed (@EarlKSneed) April 10, 2014
The Mavericks are a game ahead of the Memphis Grizzlies for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. A healthy Ellis and Marion could be key to the Mavericks' success in the playoffs. Ellis is averaging 18.7 points and 5.8 assists per game this season, while Marion is averaging 10.5 points and 6.6 rebounds per game.