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Monta Ellis out of hospital, will not return this season

Apr 11, 2011, 2:03 PM EDT

Monta Ellis injured Getty Images

If you saw the fall, you had to think Monta Ellis was not coming back this season.

Now it’s official, according to CSN Bay Area.

Ellis spent last night in a Bay Area Hospital for observations after suffering a Grade 2 concussion and was released earlier this morning. A CT Scan was negative.

Ellis will not play in the final two games of the season tonight in Denver and Wednesday vs. Portland.

A Grade II concussion means the person never lost consciousness but suffered symptoms of confusion for more than 15 minutes after the incident. Usually this means a person is restricted from physical activity for a couple weeks and can return only with a doctor’s approval.

  1. rickmirer - Apr 11, 2011 at 5:04 PM

    That picture is a little creep guys. I hate seeing people like that, gives me the willies. It’s hard to feel sorry for a rich man a lot of the times, but these kind of injuries are an exception. I hope the dude is alright.

  2. rickmirer - Apr 11, 2011 at 5:05 PM


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