National Basketball Association
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
John Collins PF Prob Thurs - Shoulder - 12/13/17 Collins suffered a sprained AC joint in his left shoulder but is likely to return against the Pistons on Thursday.
Dewayne Dedmon C Early Jan - Leg - 11/29/17 Dedmon suffered a left tibia stress reaction and is expected to miss three-to-six weeks.
Mike Muscala PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 11/25/17 Muscala has been sidelined with an ankle injury and it is unclear as to when he will return.
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Marcus Morris PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/12/17 Morris is sidelined with a lingering left knee injury and it is unclear as to when he will rejoin the lineup.
Gordon Hayward SF out for season - Ankle - 10/19/17 Hayward is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair a dislocated left ankle and fractured tibia.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jahlil Okafor C Ques Thurs - Acquired - 12/12/17 Okafor was acquired via trade and it is unknown if he will play Thursday against the Knicks.
D'Angelo Russell PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/18/17 Russell will miss an unknown period of time after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee.
Jeremy Lin PG out for season - Knee - 10/19/17 Lin ruptured the patellar tendon in his right knee and will likely miss the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Cody Zeller C Late Jan - Knee - 12/12/17 Zeller had surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his left knee and is likely to miss six weeks of action.
Julyan Stone PG Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 12/11/17 Stone is sidelined with a Grade 2 left hamstring strain and it is unclear when he will rejoin the lineup.
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Lauri Markkanen PF Ques Fri - Back - 12/13/17 Markkanen missed his second-straight game with lower-back spasms it is uncertain if he will be on the court against the Bucks on Friday.
Zach LaVine PG Early Jan - Knee - 12/5/17 Lavine has been recovering from left knee surgery and is expected to remain out of the lineup until January.
Cameron Payne PG Early Jan - Foot - 9/10/17 Payne will have surgery to repair a right foot injury and is expected to be sidelined for three-to-four months.
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Dwyane Wade SG Ques Thurs - Knee - 12/13/17 Wade sat out the previous game due to soreness in his left knee and it is undetermined if he will suit up against the Lakers on Thursday.
Iman Shumpert SG Late Jan - Knee - 12/1/17 Shumpert had arthroscopic left knee surgery and surgery to repair a torn meniscus. He is likely to miss six-to-eight weeks of action.
Derrick Rose PG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/8/17 Rose is dealing with a sprained left ankle and a bone spur. He is without a definitive timetable for return.
Isaiah Thomas PG Late Dec - Hip - 12/7/17 Thomas is recovering from a labral tear in his right hip and is expected to make his season debut toward the end of December.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Dennis Smith Jr. PG Out indefinitely - Hip - 12/12/17 Smith Jr. is sidelined with a sore hip and there is no timetable for recovery.
Nerlens Noel C Mid Jan - Thumb - 12/7/17 Noel has elected to have surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Dorian Finney-Smith SF Late Dec - Knee - 12/5/17 Finney-Smith has lingering tendinitis in his knee and could rejoin the lineup at the end of December.
Josh McRoberts PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/17/17 McRoberts is dealing with a knee issue and is without a timetable for return.
Seth Curry SG Out indefinitely - Leg - 12/13/17 Curry is recovering from a stress reaction of his left tibia and is without a timetable for return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Nikola Jokic C Prob Fri - Ankle - 12/14/17 Jokic is recuperating from a left ankle sprain and is expected to return Friday against the Pelicans.
Will Barton SG Ques Fri - Back - 12/13/17 Barton sat out the previous game due to a lower-back contusion and it is undetermined if he will suit up against the Pelicans on Friday.
Paul Millsap PF Late Feb - Wrist - 11/26/17 Millsap had surgery to fix a torn ligament in his left wrist and is likely to need up to three months to recover.
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Anthony Tolliver PF Prob Thurs - Nose - 12/13/17 Tolliver broke his nose but is expected to suit up for Thursday's game against the Hawks.
Jon Leuer PF Mid Jan - Ankle - 12/5/17 Leuer is sidelined with a sprained left ankle. He received a joint lubrication injection into his ailing ankle and is likely to miss up to six weeks of action.
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Draymond Green PF Doub Thurs - Shoulder - 12/13/17 Green sat out the last game due to shoulder soreness and is not expected to play Thursday against the Mavericks.
Zaza Pachulia C Doub Thurs - Shoulder - 12/13/17 Pachulia missed the last two games with left shoulder soreness and is not expected to be available for Thursday's matchup against the Mavericks.
Nick Young SG Out Thurs - Concussion - 12/13/17 Young exited the last game due to a concussion and will not play Thursday against the Mavericks.
Stephen Curry PG Late Dec - Ankle - 12/5/17 Curry suffered a sprained right ankle and will be re-evaluated in two weeks to determine the extent of the ailment.
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Troy Williams SF Ques Fri - Knee - 12/14/17 Williams has been held out of the previous five games due to a sprained MCL in his right knee and it is undetermined if he will play Friday against the Spurs.
Luc Mbah a Moute PF Doub Fri - Shoulder - 12/14/17 Mbah a Moute left the last game with right shoulder injury and is not expected to suit up against the Spurs on Friday.
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Edmond Sumner PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/17/17 Sumner is recovering from knee surgery and there is no timetable for return.
Glenn Robinson III SG Mid Feb - Ankle - 10/14/17 Robinson III had surgery to repair medial and lateral ligaments in his left ankle and is expected to be need three-to-four months to heal.
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Austin Rivers PG Out Fri - Concussion - 12/14/17 Rivers exited the last game with a concussion and will not play against the Wizards on Friday.
Danilo Gallinari SF Out Fri - Buttocks - 12/14/17 Gallinari missed his second-consecutive game with a right glute contusion and will not be available Friday against the Wizards.
Blake Griffin PF Late Jan - Knee - 11/28/17 Griffin suffered a sprained left MCL and is expected to miss up to two months.
Patrick Beverley PG out for season - Knee - 11/23/17 Beverley had surgery to repair a microfracture and torn meniscus in his right knee and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
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Lonzo Ball PG Prob Thurs - Thigh - 12/13/17 Ball is expected to suit up for Thursday's game against the Cavaliers despite a thigh contusion.
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Tyreke Evans SG Ques Fri - Hip - 12/13/17 Evans missed the previous game with a sore hip and it is undetermined if he will play against the Hawks on Friday.
Brandan Wright PF Out indefinitely - Groin - 12/9/17 Wright has been sidelined by a right groin injury and it is unclear as to when he will rejoin the lineup.
Wayne Selden SG Late Dec - Quadricep - 12/11/17 Selden is sidelined with a right quadriceps injury and is expected to remain out of action until the end of December.
Mike Conley PG Late Dec - Achilles - 11/29/17 Conley is sidelined due to left Achilles soreness and a left heel injury but is likely to return to action in two-to-three weeks.
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Tyler Johnson SG Ques Fri - Migraine - 12/13/17 Johnson missed the last game with a migraine and it is uncertain if he will play Friday against the Hornets.
Justise Winslow SF Ques Fri - Knee - 12/13/17 Winslow exited the previous game with a left knee strain and it is undetermined if he will suit up against the Hornets on Friday.
Hassan Whiteside C Late Dec - Knee - 12/11/17 Whiteside is expected to be out of action until the end of December as he is rehabing a left knee bone bruise.
Okaro White PF Out indefinitely - Foot - 11/26/17 White is out of action due to a left foot injury and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Rodney McGruder SG Mid April - Leg - 10/17/17 McGruder had surgery to fix a stress fracture in his left leg and will likely need three-to-six months to heal.
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Tony Snell SG Ques Fri - Knee - 12/13/17 Snell has sat out the last three games due to left patellar tendinitis and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Bulls.
Jason Terry SG Late Dec - Calf - 12/11/17 Terry is dealing with a left calf strain and will remain out of the lineup until the end of December.
Matthew Dellavedova PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/13/17 Dellavedova has been out of action due to tendinitis in his left knee. His rehab is progressing well but he remains without a definitive timetable for return.
Mirza Teletovic PF Late Dec - Knee - 11/21/17 Teletovic has surgery on his right knee and will likely need four weeks to heal.
Jabari Parker PF Mid Feb - Knee - 6/14/17 Parker is recovering from a torn ACL in his left knee but is expected to return sometime around the All-Star break.
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Nemanja Bjelica PF Out indefinitely - Foot - 12/4/17 Bjelica is sidelined with a left mid-foot sprain and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Justin Patton C Out indefinitely - Toe - 7/4/17 Patton is recovering from offseason surgery to fix a fractured fifth metatarsal in his left foot and there is no timetable for a return.
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Tony Allen SG Mid Jan - Leg - 12/12/17 Allen has a non-displaced left proximal fibula fracture and will likely need three-to-four weeks to recover.
Alexis Ajinca C out for season - Knee - 12/7/17 Ajinca had surgery on his right patellar tendon. He is expected to need four-to-six months to recover and will likely miss the remainder of the season.
Frank Jackson PG Early Jan - Foot - 9/3/17 Jackson had surgery to repair a broken right foot and is expected to be sidelined for three-to-four months.
Solomon Hill SF Mid Feb - Hamstring - 9/25/17 Hill underwent surgery for a torn hamstring and it is uncertain if he will return sometime in February.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Enes Kanter C Prob Thurs - Back - 12/14/17 Kanter is expected to play against the Nets on Thursday despite battling injuries to his back and hip.
Tim Hardaway Jr. SF Late Dec - Leg - 12/6/17 Hardaway Jr. has a stress injury to his lower-left leg and is likely to miss at least two weeks of game action.
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Andre Roberson SG Ques Fri - Ankle - 12/13/17 Roberson has been absent from the lineup during the past two games with a left ankle sprain and it is unknown if he will play Friday against the 76ers.
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Arron Afflalo SG Ques Fri - Back - 12/13/17 Afflalo was absent from the lineup during the previous game with lingering pain and stiffness in his back, leaving his availability against the Trail Blazers on Friday clouded.
Aaron Gordon PF Ques Fri - Concussion - 12/13/17 Gordon has sat out the past two games due to a concussion and it is uncertain if he will be cleared for Friday's tilt against the Trail Blazers.
Evan Fournier SF Ques Fri - Ankle - 12/13/17 Fournier has missed the last three games with a right ankle injury and it is unknown if he will return Friday against the Trail Blazers.
Terrence Ross SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/30/17 Ross sustained a sprained MCL and non-displaced fracture of the tibia plateau in his right knee and will likely require an extended absence to recover.
Jonathan Isaac PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/5/17 Isaac has been sidelined with a sprained right ankle and it is unknown as to when he will return to the lineup.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Robert Covington SF Ques Fri - Back - 12/13/17 Covington has been held out of the past two games due to a lower-back contusion and it is uncertain if he will be available against the Thunder on Friday.
Justin Anderson SG Late Dec - Shin - 12/9/17 Anderson is dealing with shin splints and will be re-evaluated toward the end of December.
Markelle Fultz PG Early Jan - Shoulder - 12/9/17 Fultz has scapular muscle imbalance and soreness in his right shoulder and will be re-evaluated during the beginning of January.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tyson Chandler C Ques Sat - Personal - 12/14/17 Chandler is away from the team tending to a personal matter and it is undetermined if he will suit up against the Timberwolves on Saturday.
Devin Booker SG Late Dec - Groin - 12/6/17 Booker suffered a strained left adductor and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks of action.
Alan Williams PF Late March - Knee - 9/25/17 Williams had surgery to repair a partial tear to the meniscus in his right knee and is expected to miss six months as a result.
Davon Reed SG Late Feb - Knee - 8/25/17 Reed had surgery to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee and is expected to miss four-to-six months.
Brandon Knight PG out for season - Knee - 8/26/17 Knight had surgery for a torn ACL and will miss the entire 2017-18 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Damian Lillard PG Prob Fri - Ankle - 12/14/17 Lillard will likely be on the court for Friday's tilt against the Magic even though he hurt his right ankle in the last game.
Meyers Leonard C Ques Fri - Illness - 12/13/17 Leonard was held out of the last game with an illness and it is unknown if he will be available Friday against the Magic.
Jusuf Nurkic C Ques Fri - Ankle - 12/13/17 Nurkic has missed the previous three games with a right ankle sprain and it is unclear if he will return against the Magic on Friday.
CJ Wilcox SG Late Dec - Knee - 10/24/17 Wilcox had right knee surgery and is expected to be sidelined for six-to-eight weeks.
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Harry Giles PF Early Feb - Knee - 10/6/17 Giles is recovering from surgery on both knees and is expected to remain out of action until the beginning of February.
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Kyle Anderson SF Late Dec - Knee - 12/4/17 Anderson suffered a left medial knee sprain and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
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Lucas Nogueira C Out indefinitely - Calf - 12/2/17 Nogueira suffered a muscle tear in his right calf and there is no definitive timetable for his return.
Delon Wright PG Late Dec - Shoulder - 12/11/17 Wright is recovering from a dislocated right shoulder but is lining up to rejoin the team by the end of December.
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Raul Neto PG Ques Fri - Concussion - 12/13/17 Neto is going through the league-mandated concussion protocol and it is unknown if he will be cleared in time for Friday's game against the Celtics.
Joe Johnson SG Ques Fri - Wrist - 12/13/17 Johnson is recovering from tendon instability in his right wrist and it is undetermined if he will rejoin the lineup against the Celtics on Friday.
Dante Exum PG Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 10/24/17 Exum had surgery to stabilize the AC joint in his left shoulder and is without a definitive timetable for return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Markieff Morris PF Ques Fri - Hip - 12/13/17 Morris was held out of the previous game due to soreness in his right hip and his status for Friday's contest against the Clippers is in question.
Ian Mahinmi C Ques Fri - Knee - 12/13/17 Mahinmi missed his second-straight game due to soreness in his knee and it is unclear if it will prevent him from suiting up against the Clippers on Friday.
Sheldon Mac SG out for season - Achilles - 10/9/17 McClellan had surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2017-18 season.