National Basketball Association
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Trae Young PG Prob Thurs - Back - 10/19/19 Young is expected to take the court against the Pistons on Thursday despite tending to a back injury.
Cameron Reddish SF Prob Thurs - Hip - 10/20/19 Reddish is battling right hip tension, but it is anticipated that he will play against the Piston in the season opener.
John Collins PF Prob Thurs - Hip - 10/19/19 Collins is experiencing discomfort in his right hip, but it is likely that he will be available for the season opener against the Pistons.
Kevin Huerter SG Prob Thurs - Knee - 10/23/19 Huerter is dealing with pain in his right knee, but he is likely to face the Pistons on Thursday.
Chandler Parsons SF Out Thurs - Knee - 10/23/19 Parsons is battling injuries to his knees and will not suit up Thursday versus the Pistons.
Allen Crabbe SG Late Nov - Knee - 10/19/19 Crabbe is recovering from arthroscopic surgery in his right knee, and he is not expected to make his season debut until late November.
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Gordon Hayward SF Prob Wed - Illness - 10/22/19 Hayward is ailing from an illness, but it is projected that he will be active versus the 76ers on Wednesday.
Robert Williams III PF Prob Wed - Concussion - 10/22/19 Williams III has a concussion, but it is likely that he will pass protocol in time for Wednesday's contest versus the 76ers.
Tacko Fall C Out Wed - Concussion - 10/22/19 Fall is going through the league-mandated concussion protocol, and he will not make his NBA debut against the 76ers on Wednesday.
Romeo Langford SG Out Wed - Knee - 10/22/19 Langford has soreness in his right knee, and he will not heal up in time for the season opener versus the 76ers.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kyrie Irving PG Prob Wed - Face - 10/17/19 Irving is projected to suit up against the Timberwolves in the season opener despite a facial fracture.
Rodions Kurucs SF Ques Wed - Poss. Suspension - 10/17/19 Kurucs is facing a possible suspension for an off-field incident, leaving his status for the season opener against the Timberwolves up in the air.
Wilson Chandler SF Elig Dec 15 - Suspension - 8/29/19 Chandler has been given a 25-game suspension for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. He is expected to be reinstated Dec. 15 against the 76ers.
Kevin Durant SF out for season - Achilles - 9/24/19 Durant is expected to sit out the entire 2019-20 season while rehabbing from surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Marvin Williams PF Prob Wed - Illness - 10/22/19 William is ailing from an illness but is projected to face the Bulls in the season opener.
Terry Rozier PG Prob Wed - Knee - 10/22/19 Rozier is likely to suit up Wednesday against the Bulls despite a left knee injury.
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist SF Prob Wed - Illness - 10/22/19 Kidd-Gilchrist is dealing with an illness, but the symptoms are expected to subside in time for Wednesday's matchup versus the Bulls.
Cody Martin PF Prob Wed - Ankle - 10/22/19 Martin is expected to play against the Bulls on Wednesday despite an ankle injury.
Nicolas Batum SF day-to-day - Hand - 10/23/19 Batum left Wednesday's game with a sprained right hand and will not return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Wendell Carter Jr. C Prob Wed - Thumb - 10/22/19 Carter Jr. is managing a left thumb sprain, but he is expected to play against the Hornets on Wednesday.
Shaquille Harrison PG Prob Wed - Hamstring - 10/22/19 Harrison is dealing with a left hamstring strain, but he is expected to take part in Wednesday's contest against the Hornets.
Chandler Hutchison SF Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 10/20/19 Hutchison is sidelined with a left hamstring strain, and there is no timetable for return.
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Darius Garland PG Prob Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Garland has a torn meniscus in his knee, but he is expected to be available for the season opener against the Magic.
Matthew Dellavedova PG Ques Wed - Thumb - 10/21/19 Dellavedova is healing from a thumb sprain, and it is uncertain if he will be ready for Wednesday's contest against the Magic.
John Henson PF Out Wed - Ankle - 10/22/19 Henson is tending to a right ankle sprain, and he will not face the Magic on Wednesday.
Ante Zizic C Mid Nov - Foot - 10/17/19 Zizic is expected to miss four weeks with plantar fasciitis in his left foot.
Dylan Windler SF Mid Nov - Shin - 10/7/19 Windler is expected to miss four to six weeks due to a left tibial stress reaction.
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Jalen Brunson PG Prob Wed - Hamstring - 10/23/19 Brunson is anticipated to take the court against the Wizards on Wednesday despite a left hamstring injury.
Dorian Finney-Smith SF Prob Wed - Hip - 10/23/19 Finney-Smith is dealing with a left hip injury, but it is not expected to interfere with his status for Wednesday's contest against the Wizards.
Seth Curry SG Prob Wed - Knee - 10/23/19 Curry is likely to be available against the Wizards in the season opener despite a right knee contusion.
Kristaps Porzingis PF Prob Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Porzingis is on the mend from a torn ACL that kept him sidelined for the entire 2018-19 season. He is expected to suit up against the Wizards on Wednesday.
J.J. Barea PG Prob Wed - Achilles - 10/17/19 Barea is recovering from surgery for a torn right Achilles but is expected to be ready for the season opener against the Wizards.
Dwight Powell PF Out Wed - Hamstring - 10/22/19 Powell is tending to a left hamstring strain, and he will not take the court for the season opener versus the Wizards or Friday against the Pelicans.
Ryan Broekhoff SG Out Wed - Ankle - 10/23/19 Broekhoff has a right ankle sprain, and he will not play Wednesday against the Wizards.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Paul Millsap PF Prob Wed - Calf - 10/22/19 Millsap is expected to suit up against the Trail Blazers on Wednesday despite a calf injury.
Malik Beasley SG Prob Wed - Quadricep - 10/22/19 Beasely is likely to take the court in the season opener versus the Trail Blazers despite an injured quadriceps muscle.
Vlatko Cancar SF Ques Wed - Ankle - 10/20/19 Cancar is dealing with an ankle injury, and it is uncertain if he will play Wednesday against the Trail Blazers.
Bol Bol C Out indefinitely - Foot - 9/30/19 Bol is sidelined with a navicular bone fracture in his left foot, and there is no timetable for recovery.
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Markieff Morris PF Prob Wed - Back - 10/23/19 Morris is nursing lower-back tightness but is projected to face the Pacers on Wednesday.
Reggie Jackson PG Prob Wed - Back - 10/22/19 Jackson is likely to play Wednesday against the Pacers despite lower-back tightness.
Sekou Doumbouya PF Out Wed - Concussion - 10/22/19 Doumbouya is tending to a concussion and will not be available for Wednesday's contest against the Pacers.
Blake Griffin PF Early Nov - Hamstring - 10/22/19 Griffin has a left hamstring injury and posterior knee soreness. He is aiming to return during the beginning of November.
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Marquese Chriss PF Prob Thurs - Foot - 10/23/19 Chriss is expected to take the court Thursday against the Lakers despite a left foot soreness.
Kevon Looney C Prob Thurs - Hamstring - 10/19/19 Looney has a right hamstring injury, but it is expected that he will play in the season opener against the Lakers.
Alen Smailagic PF Out Thurs - Ankle - 10/23/19 Smailagic is dealing with a sprained right ankle, and he will not be available Thursday against the Lakers.
Alec Burks SG Out Thurs - Ankle - 10/23/19 Burks is tending to an right ankle sprain, and he will not face the Lakers on Thursday.
Willie Cauley-Stein C Early Nov - Foot - 10/1/19 Cauley-Stein is likely to be idle until at least the beginning of November due to a sprained left foot.
Klay Thompson SG out for season - Knee - 10/22/19 Thompson is recovering from a torn ACL in his left knee and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
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Eric Gordon SG Prob Thurs - Ribs - 10/21/19 Gordon has injured ribs, but is expected to play Thursday against the Bucks.
Austin Rivers PG Prob Thurs - Neck - 10/19/19 Rivers is expected to suit up against the Bucks on Thursday despite suffering from a neck injury.
Russell Westbrook PG Prob Thurs - Knee - 10/20/19 Westbrook is expected to be ready for Thursday's matchup against the Bucks after healing from offseason knee surgery and dislocating a finger on his right hand during the preseason.
Michael Frazier II SG Out Thurs - Ankle - 10/23/19 Frazier II is managing a right ankle sprain and will not take part in Thursday's tilt with the Bucks.
Gerald Green SG Out indefinitely - Foot - 10/15/19 Green suffered a broken left foot and is in danger of missing the entire 2019-20 season.
Nene C Out Thurs - Groin - 10/20/19 Nene is dealing with an adductor injury, and he is not expected to be available for the season opener versus the Bucks.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Victor Oladipo SG Early Dec - Knee - 9/19/19 Oladipo is healing from a ruptured quadriceps tendon in his right knee that cost him most of the 2018-19 season. He is expected to be sidelined until the early part of December.
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Amir Coffey SG Out Thurs - Ankle - 10/23/19 Coffey sat out the previous game with a right ankle sprain, and he will not play Thursday versus the Warriors.
Rodney McGruder SF Out Thurs - Ankle - 10/23/19 McGruder missed the last game with a right high-ankle sprain and will not suit up against the Warriors on Thursday.
Paul George SF Mid Nov - Shoulder - 10/23/19 George is recovering from surgeries to repair a partially torn tendon in his right shoulder and a small tear in his left labrum. He is expected to miss the first three weeks of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Alex Caruso SG Prob Fri - Pelvis - 10/23/19 Caruso was held out of the previous game due to a pelvic bone contusion, but he is likely to play against the Jazz on Friday.
Rajon Rondo PG Ques Fri - Calf - 10/23/19 Rondo was absent from the lineup during the last game with a sore right calf, and it is unknown if he will suit up Friday versus the Jazz.
Kyle Kuzma PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 10/21/19 Kuzma will miss an undetermined length of time due to a stress reaction in his left ankle.
Talen Horton-Tucker SG Out indefinitely - Foot - 9/26/19 Horton-Tucker has a stress reaction in his right foot, and there is no timetable for recovery.
DeMarcus Cousins PF out for season - Knee - 10/21/19 Cousins suffered a torn ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jonas Valanciunas C Prob Wed - Foot - 10/17/19 Valanciunas is experiencing minor soreness in his foot but is expected to be ready for the season opener versus the Heat.
De'Anthony Melton SF Prob Wed - Back - 10/23/19 Melton has a stress reaction in his back but is expected to to take the court against the Heat in the season opener.
Josh Jackson SF Out indefinitely - Personal - 10/22/19 Jackson is away from the team due to a personal matter, and it is uncertain when he will rejoin the lineup.
Andre Iguodala SF Out indefinitely - Personal - 10/2/19 Iguodala will not report to the team as both parties have agreed to explore a trade.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Derrick Jones Jr. SF Ques Wed - Thigh - 10/20/19 Jones Jr. is dealing with a left thigh contusion, and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Grizzlies on Wednesday.
KZ Okpala SF Ques Wed - Illness - 10/20/19 Okpala is ailing from an illness, and it is undetermined if the symptoms will subside in time for Wednesday's matchup against the Grizzlies.
Kelly Olynyk PF Ques Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Olynyk is tending to a right knee bone bruise, and it is unclear if he will be available for the season opener versus the Grizzlies.
James Johnson PF Out indefinitely - Conditioning - 10/23/19 Johnson will be out of commission until he can get his conditioning levels up to par.
Jimmy Butler SG Out Wed - Personal - 10/23/19 Butler is tending to a personal matter and will not take part in the season opener against the Grizzlies.
Dion Waiters SG Elig Sat - Suspension - 10/20/19 Waiters has been issued a one-game suspension for conduct detrimental to the team. He will be allowed to play Saturday versus the Bucks.
Udonis Haslem PF Out Wed - Wrist - 10/22/19 Haslem has a sprained left wrist, and he will not partake in the season opener against the Grizzlies.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Eric Bledsoe PG Prob Thurs - Ribs - 10/22/19 Bledsoe fractured the cartilage between two of his ribs, but he is expected to play Thursday against the Rockets.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Keita Bates-Diop SF Prob Wed - Back - 10/22/19 Bates-Diop is dealing with a back injury but is projected to be in Wednesday's lineup versus the Nets.
Jordan Bell PF Prob Wed - Calf - 10/21/19 Bell is likely to play against the Nets on Wednesday despite an ankle injury.
Treveon Graham SG Prob Wed - Hip - 10/17/19 Graham is expected to take part in the season opener versus the Nets despite a left hip contusion.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Zion Williamson PF Mid Dec - Knee - 10/21/19 Williamson is expected to miss six to eight weeks after having surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee.
Darius Miller SF out for season - Achilles - 10/21/19 Miller is recovering from surgery to repair a ruptured right Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Taj Gibson PF Prob Wed - Calf - 10/23/19 Gibson has a sore right calf, but it is expected that he will suit up against the Spurs on Wednesday.
Damyean Dotson SG Ques Wed - Shoulder - 10/17/19 Dotson is on the mend from shoulder surgery, and it is unclear if he will play Wednesday against the Spurs.
Mitchell Robinson C Out Wed - Ankle - 10/23/19 Robinson is tending to a right ankle sprain and will not play against the Spurs on Wednesday.
Kadeem Allen SG Out Wed - Knee - 10/22/19 Allen is dealing with a sore right knee and will not be available Wednesday against the Spurs.
Reggie Bullock SG Late Nov - Neck - 7/17/19 Bullock is recovering from surgery for a cervical disc herniation and is expected to miss the first month of the 2019-20 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Hamidou Diallo SG Prob Wed - Illness - 10/23/19 Diallo is expected to play against the Jazz on Wednesday despite an illness.
Andre Roberson SG Out Wed - Knee - 10/22/19 Roberson is recovering from a left knee injury that plagued him for the entire 2018-19 season. He will not make his season debut Wednesday against the Jazz.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Evan Fournier SG Prob Wed - Back - 10/19/19 Fournier is battling back spasms, but it is projected that he will be ready for the season opener against the Cavaliers.
Chuma Okeke PF out for season - Knee - 9/23/19 Okeke is rehabbing a previously torn ACL and is expected to sit out the entire 2019-20 season.
Markelle Fultz PG Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 6/25/19 Fultz will miss an undetermined length of time while recuperating from thoracic outlet surgery to his shooting shoulder.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Raul Neto PG Prob Wed - Hamstring - 10/20/19 Simmons is dealing with a left hamstring injury, but he is projected to suit up against the Celtics on Wednesday.
James Ennis III SF Prob Wed - Calf - 10/19/19 Ennis III is expected to take the court against the Celtics on Wednesday despite ailing from a calf injury.
Ben Simmons SG Prob Wed - Back - 10/17/19 Simmons is expected to take part in the season opener versus the Celtics despite a back injury.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Dario Saric SF Prob Wed - Quadricep - 10/23/19 Saric is expected to be available against the Kings on Wednesday despite a quadriceps injury.
Devin Booker SG Prob Wed - Finger - 10/21/19 Booker has a sprained middle finger but is expected to be ready for the season opener against the Kings.
Cameron Johnson PF Out Wed - Calf - 10/22/19 Johnson is nursing a left calf strain, and he will not play Wednesday against the Kings.
Ty Jerome SG Out Wed - Ankle - 10/22/19 Jerome is dealing with a sprained right ankle, and he will not suit up against the Kings on Wednesday.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Hassan Whiteside C Prob Wed - Ankle - 10/21/19 Whiteside is dealing with a left ankle injury, but he is projected to suit up Wednesday versus the Nuggets.
Nassir Little SF Prob Wed - Ankle - 10/22/19 Little has a left ankle sprain, but he is expected to play against the Nuggets on Wednesday.
Pau Gasol C Out Wed - Foot - 10/19/19 Gasol is recuperating form offseason surgery to fix a navicular bone stress fracture in his left foot. He will not be ready for the season opener versus the Nuggets.
Jusuf Nurkic C Mid Feb - Leg - 7/8/19 Nurkic is recovering from surgeries to repair compact fractures in both his left tibia and fibula. He is expected to be out of action until sometime in February.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Trevor Ariza SF Prob Wed - Back - 10/17/19 Ariza is recovering from surgery that removed a lipoma from his back, but he is expected to be ready for the season opener against the Suns.
De'Aaron Fox PG Prob Wed - Back - 10/17/19 Fox is suffering from tightness in his back, but it is expected that he will be available for Wednesday's contest against the Suns.
Cory Joseph PG Prob Wed - Calf - 10/17/19 Joseph is projected to play against the Suns in the season opener despite right calf soreness.
Harry Giles III PF Out Wed - Knee - 10/22/19 Giles is dealing with a sore left knee, and he will not suit up in Wednesday's tilt against the Suns.
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No injuries to report.
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Fred VanVleet PG Prob Fri - Ankle - 10/23/19 VanVleet is nursing a right ankle sprain but is expected to suit up against the Celtics on Friday.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson SF Ques Fri - Groin - 10/23/19 Hollis-Jefferson sat out the last game with soreness in his left groin, and it is unclear if he will be ready for Friday's matchup against the Celtics.
Patrick McCaw SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/21/19 McCaw is sidelined with a left knee soreness and is without a timetable for return.
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Dante Exum PG Out Wed - Knee - 10/22/19 Exum is rehabbing his right knee and will not be ready for the season opener against the Thunder.
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Moritz Wagner PF Prob Wed - Back - 10/22/19 Wagner is nursing a sore back, but it is projected that he will be ready for Wednesday's game versus the Mavericks.
CJ Miles SG Out indefinitely - Foot - 10/21/19 Miles will spend an undetermined length of time away from the court while he recuperates from a stress fracture in his left foot.
Ian Mahinmi PF Mid Nov - Achilles - 10/3/19 Mahinmi suffered a strained right Achilles tendon. He is expected to be sidelined for at least six weeks.
Troy Brown Jr. SF Early Dec - Calf - 10/17/19 Brown is sidelined with a left calf strain, and he is not expected to make his season debut until at least the beginning of December.
Isaiah Thomas PG Out Wed - Thumb - 10/23/19 Thomas underwent surgery to fix a ruptured radial collateral ligament in his left thumb. He will not suit up against the Mavericks on Wednesday.
John Wall PG out for season - Achilles - 7/22/19 Wall has undergone surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.