Monta Ellis Rumors: Latest on Bulls, Knicks and More Interested in Free Agent

Alex Kay@AlexPKayCorrespondent IJuly 1, 2013

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 19: Monta Ellis #11 of the Milwaukee Bucks plays against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center on February 19, 2013 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. The Nets defeated the Bucks 113-111 in overtime.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Monta Ellis has officially opted out of the final year of his contract, according to Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today, allowing the former Milwaukee Bucks and Golden State Warriors star to become a free agent this summer.