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Ellis was averaging 20.4 points on 45.7 percent shooting before his injury.
It's just a slump, Ellis insists, plain and simple.
It certainly hasn't helped that center Tyson Chandler missed three games with his own hip injury and small forward Chandler Parsons has missed seven straight due to an ankle injury.
Father Time winning a few rounds against Dirk Nowitzki (only 12.5 points per game since the All-Star break) is an issue, too.
If Ellis clears waivers, which seems likely, he would become an unrestricted free agent.
The Pacers would still be responsible for paying his .2 million salary next season, but his 2018-19 salary will no longer be on Indiana's salary cap for that season.
The Raptors will be a tough test for Indiana, as the Pacers lost in all three of their games against Toronto last season.
Pacers: PG - George Hill, SG - Monta Ellis, SF - C. Miles, PF - Paul George, C - Ian Mahinmi Raptors: PG - Kyle Lowry, SG - De Mar De Rozan, SF - De Marre Carroll, PF - Luis Scola, C - Jonas Valanciunas Pacers: Myles Turner - questionable (sore right ankle), Glenn Robinson III - questionable (sore right shoulder) Raptors: None March 16, 2015: In a mid-March home game against the Raptors, the Pacers fell 117-98 behind a swaggering effort from Toronto point guard Kyle Lowry, who nearly completed a triple-double by halftime, finishing the night with 20 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists.
Ellis' production and playing time decreased significantly the past two seasons. -- Monta Ellis wasn't quite in a talkative mood after the most miserable offensive performance of the Dallas Mavericks' season, but he wanted to make one thing clear."My hip is not a factor," Ellis told while walking briskly to the team bus after the Mavs' 94-75 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday, Dallas' lowest-scoring game during his two-season tenure with the team.