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 - 10/18/19 Huerter is dealing with a knee injury, but he is likely to face the Pistons on Thursday.
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 Ques Wed - Illness - 10/21/19 Hayward is ailing from an illness, and it is undetermined if he will be active versus the 76ers on Wednesday.
Robert Williams III C Ques Wed - Concussion - 10/17/19 Williams III has a concussion, and it is unknown if he will pass protocol in time for Wednesday's contest versus the 76ers.
Romeo Langford SG Ques Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Langford has a right knee sprain, and it is unclear if he will heal up in time for the season opener versus the 76ers.
Tacko Fall C Doub Wed - Concussion - 10/21/19 Fall is going through the league-mandated concussion protocol, and it is uncertain if he will make his NBA debut against the 76ers on Wednesday.
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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.
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Nicolas Batum SF Prob Wed - Achilles - 10/17/19 Batum is battling a sore right Achilles, but it is expected that he will be available for the season opener against the Bulls.
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Shaquille Harrison PG Prob Wed - Hamstring - 10/20/19 Harrison is dealing with a hamstring injury, but he is expected to take part in Wednesday's contest against the Hornets.
Wendell Carter Jr. C Ques Wed - Thumb - 10/17/19 Carter Jr. aggravated his surgically-repaired left thumb, and it is unknown if he will play against the Hornets on Wednesday.
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 Doub Wed - Groin - 10/21/19 Henson is tending to a groin injury, and he is unlikely to 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 SG 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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Seth Curry SG Prob Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Curry is likely to be available against the Wizards in the season opener despite a 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.
Dorian Finney-Smith SF Ques Wed - Hip - 10/19/19 Finney-Smith is dealing with a hip injury, leaving his status for Wednesday's contest against the Wizards hazy.
Ryan Broekhoff SG Ques Wed - Abdominal - 10/17/19 Broekhoff has a right ankle sprain, and it is unknown if he will play Wednesday against the Wizards.
Dwight Powell PF Out Wed - Hamstring - 10/21/19 Powell is tending to a left hamstring injury, and he will not take the court for the season opener versus the Wizards.
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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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Reggie Jackson PG Prob Wed - Back - 10/17/19 Jackson is likely to play Wednesday against the Pacers despite a back injury.
Blake Griffin PF Prob Wed - Hamstring - 10/17/19 Griffin has a hamstring injury, but he is expected to suit up against the Pacers in the season opener.
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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 Ques Thurs - Ankle - 10/20/19 Smailagic is dealing with an ankle injury, and it is unclear if he will be available Thursday against the Lakers.
Alec Burks SG Ques Thurs - Ankle - 10/19/19 Burks is tending to an ankle injury, and it is unknown if he will 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 Late Feb - Knee - 9/30/19 Thompson is recovering from a torn ACL in his left knee and is expected to remain out of action until at least after the All-Star break.
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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.
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.
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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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Patrick Beverley PG Prob Tues - Calf - 10/21/19 Beverley is expected to be available opening night versus the Lakers despite tweaking his calf.
Amir Coffey SG Out Tues - Ankle - 10/21/19 Coffey is dealing with a right ankle sprain and will not play Tuesday against the Lakers.
Rodney McGruder SF Out Tues - Ankle - 10/21/19 McGruder has a right high-ankle sprain, and he will not suit up against the Lakers on Tuesday.
Paul George SF Mid Nov - Shoulder - 10/13/19 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 not expected to make his season debut until the middle of November.
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Quinn Cook PG Prob Tues - Calf - 10/21/19 Cook is projected to be in Tuesday's lineup versus the Clippers despite a sore left calf.
Alex Caruso SG Prob Tues - Pelvis - 10/21/19 Caruso is tending to a pelvic bone contusion but is expected to play against the Clippers on Tuesday.
Anthony Davis PF Prob Tues - Thumb - 10/16/19 Davis is suffering from a Grade 1 sprain in his right thumb but is expected to take the court for the season opener against the Clippers.
Rajon Rondo PG Ques Tues - Calf - 10/21/19 Rondo is nursing a sore calf, and it is uncertain if he will suit up Tuesday versus the Clippers.
Troy Daniels SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/15/19 Daniels is sidelined with a knee injury and is without a timetable for return.
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.
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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 Late Nov - Back - 9/26/19 Melton has a stress reaction in his back and is expected to miss four to eight weeks.
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.
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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.
Udonis Haslem PF Ques Wed - Wrist - 10/17/19 Haslem has a sprained wrist, and it is unknown if he will partake in the season opener 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.
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.
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Eric Bledsoe PG Ques Thurs - Ribs - 10/19/19 Bledsoe fractured the cartilage between two of his ribs, and it is unknown if he will play Thursday against the Rockets.
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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.
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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.
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Taj Gibson PF Ques Wed - Calf - 10/21/19 Gibson has a sore right calf, and it is uncertain if he will suit up against the Spurs on Wednesday.
Kadeem Allen SG Ques Wed - Foot - 10/17/19 Allen is dealing with a strained lower foot, and it is unknown if he will be available Wednesday against the Spurs.
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.
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.
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Andre Roberson SG Ques Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Roberson is recovering from a knee injury that plagued him for the entire 2018-19 season. It is uncertain if he will make his season debut Wednesday against the Jazz.
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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.
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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.
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Devin Booker SF 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.
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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 Ques Wed - Ankle - 10/17/19 Little has a left ankle sprain, and it is unclear if he will 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.
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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 Doub Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Giles is dealing with a left knee injury, and he is not expected to suit up in Wednesday's tilt against the Suns.
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No injuries to report.
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Kyle Lowry PG Prob Tues - Thumb - 10/16/19 Lowry has been recovering from off-season thumb surgery, but it is projected that he will face the Pelicans on Tuesday.
Patrick McCaw SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/21/19 McCaw is sidelined with a left knee soreness and is without a timetable for return.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson SF Out Tues - Groin - 10/21/19 Hollis-Jefferson has soreness in his left groin, and he will not be ready for Tuesday's matchup against the Pelicans.
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Dante Exum PG Doub Wed - Knee - 10/17/19 Exum is nursing a knee injury and is unlikely to be ready for the season opener against the Thunder.
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Moritz Wagner PF Ques Wed - Back - 10/20/19 Wagner is nursing a sore back, and it has yet to be established if he will be ready for Wednesday's game versus the Mavericks.
Isaiah Thomas PG Doub Wed - Thumb - 10/20/19 Thomas underwent surgery to fix a ruptured radial collateral ligament in his left thumb. It is unlikely that he will suit up against the Mavericks on Wednesday.
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.
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.