Charge: Driving while intoxicated and reckless driving
Arrest Date: January 12, 1990
Franchise: Seattle Supersonics
Details: While driving up a highway on-ramp at 2am, Ellis veered sharply into a collapsible barrier and across into the express lanes before crashing. Ellis was hospitalized with a collapsed lung and three broken ribs, and arrested for driving while intoxicated. This was his third arrest in the previous 3 years.