National Basketball Association
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Omari Spellman PF Ques Tues - Hip - 12/16/18 Spellman has sat out the past five games due to soreness in his right hip and it is unknown if he will return Tuesday against the Wizards.
Miles Plumlee C Late Dec - Knee - 12/10/18 Plumlee is likely to be sidelined until the latter part of December as he is recuperating from a non-surgical procedure that was conducted to relieve pain in his left knee.
Taurean Prince SF Late Dec - Ankle - 12/4/18 Prince suffered a ligament sprain, soft tissue inflammation and a bone bruise in his left ankle and is expected to sit out for at least three weeks.
Alex Poythress SF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 11/28/18 Poythress is sidelined due to a left ankle contusion and will miss an undetermined length of time.
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Al Horford C Doub Wed - Knee - 12/16/18 Horford has sat out the past five games due to Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome in his left knee and is not expected to return Wednesday against the Suns.
Guerschon Yabusele PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/9/18 Yabusele is expected to miss multiple weeks due to a right ankle sprain.
Jabari Bird SG Out indefinitely - Personal - 10/27/18 Bird is dealing with a personal matter and it is unclear when he will make his season debut.
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Allen Crabbe SG Ques Tues - Knee - 12/16/18 Crabbe has missed the last two games with a sore right knee and it is undetermined if he will suit up Tuesday against the Lakers.
Caris LeVert SG Mid Feb - Foot - 11/13/18 LeVert sustained a subtalar dislocation in his right foot along with ligament damage. He is expected to miss two-to-three months of game action.
Treveon Graham SF Late Dec - Hamstring - 10/23/18 Graham is sidelined with a strained left hamstring and is expected to need two months to heal.
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No injuries to report.
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Jabari Parker PF Ques Mon - Illness - 12/17/18 Parker is dealing with an illness and its unclear if he will play Monday against the Thunder.
Antonio Blakeney SG Ques Mon - Illness - 12/16/18 Blakeney has sat out the last two games due to illness and his status for Monday's matchup against the Thunder is in question.
Zach LaVine PG Out Mon - Ankle - 12/16/18 Lavine missed the last game with a left ankle injury and will not play Monday against the Thunder.
Denzel Valentine SG out for season - Ankle - 11/28/18 Valentine is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having reconstruction surgery on his left ankle.
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David Nwaba SG Prob Tues - Knee - 12/17/18 Nwaba has a right knee injury but is expected to be available Tuesday against the Pacers.
Tristan Thompson C Mid Jan - Foot - 12/11/18 Thompson is sidelined with a left foot sprain and is expected to remain out of action for two-to-four weeks.
John Henson PF Out indefinitely - Wrist - 12/7/18 Henson is recovering from wrist surgery to repair a torn ligament. Although he will miss an extended period of time, it is expected that he will return sometime near the end of the season.
JR Smith SG Out indefinitely - Personal - 11/20/18 Smith is dealing with a personal matter and there is no definitive timetable set for his return.
Kevin Love PF Mid Jan - Foot - 11/20/18 Love underwent surgery on his left big toe and is not expected to return until sometime in January.
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Dennis Smith Jr. PG Ques Tues - Wrist - 12/16/18 Smith Jr. missed the previous game due to a right wrist sprain and it is undetermined if he will be available for Tuesday's contest against the Nuggets.
J.J. Barea PG Ques Tues - Ankle - 12/16/18 Barea has been held out of the past two games due to a left ankle sprain and it is unknown if he will suit up Tuesday against the Nuggets.
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Paul Millsap PF Late Jan - Toe - 12/10/18 Millsap has a right big toe fracture and is expected to sit out four-to-six weeks.
Gary Harris SG Early Jan - Hip - 12/8/18 Harris is suffering from a right hip strain and is expected to miss three-to-four weeks.
Will Barton SG Late Dec - Hip - 12/10/18 Barton is likely out until at least the end of December after having surgery to repair a right hip injury and core strain.
Jarred Vanderbilt SF Out indefinitely - Foot - 10/16/18 Vanderbilt is recuperating from right foot surgery and there is no timetable for return.
Isaiah Thomas PG Late Dec - Hip - 12/10/18 Thomas is recovering from a right hip surgery and is expected to remain out of action until at least the latter part of December.
Michael Porter Jr. PF Out indefinitely - Back - 10/16/18 Porter Jr. is recovering from offseason back surgery to repair a herniated disc and will miss an undetermined length of time.
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Zaza Pachulia C Ques Mon - Illness - 12/15/18 Pachulia missed the last game due to illness and his status for Monday's matchup against the Bucks is up in the air.
Glenn Robinson III SG Late Dec - Ankle - 12/12/18 Robinson III is suffering from a left ankle sprain and is expected to be sidelined for at least two weeks.
Henry Ellenson PF Late Dec - Ankle - 12/12/18 Ellenson is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and is expected to miss two weeks of action.
Ish Smith PG Late Jan - Groin - 12/7/18 Smith is sidelined with a right adductor muscle tear and is expected to miss three-to-six weeks.
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Shaun Livingston PG Prob Mon - Pelvis - 12/16/18 Livingston sat out the last two games with a right pelvic contusion but is likely to be available for Monday's matchup versus the Grizzlies.
Andre Iguodala SG Prob Mon - Hip - 12/16/18 Iguodala has sat out the previous three games due to left hip soreness but is expected to suit up for Monday's contest against the Grizzlies.
Damian Jones C out for season - Pectoral - 12/9/18 Jones is recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle and it is likely he will miss the remainder of the season.
DeMarcus Cousins C Early Feb - Achilles - 12/13/18 Cousins is recuperating from a torn left Achilles tendon that ended his 2017-18 season. He has been sent on a conditioning stint in the G-League but is aiming to return either late January or in the early part of February.
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Zhou Qi PF Prob Mon - Ankle - 12/16/18 Qi is sidelined with a left ankle sprain but is expected to return to the lineup Monday against the Jazz.
Marquese Chriss PF Ques Mon - Ankle - 12/15/18 Chriss has missed the past four games with a sprained left ankle and it is unclear if he will take the court Monday against the Jazz.
James Ennis III SF Late Dec - Hamstring - 12/12/18 Ennis III left the previous game due to a right hamstring strain and is expected to miss one-to-two weeks.
Carmelo Anthony SF Out indefinitely - Illness - 11/15/18 Anthony is dealing with an illness and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
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Tyreke Evans SG Ques Tues - Knee - 12/16/18 Evans was held out of the last game due to a right knee contusion and it is unclear if he will play Tuesday against the Cavaliers.
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Lou Williams SG Late Dec - Hamstring - 12/12/18 Williams is expected to sit out two weeks due to soreness in his left hamstring.
Jerome Robinson PG Out indefinitely - Foot - 12/7/18 Robinson has been out with a right foot strain and there is no timetable for a return.
Luc Mbah a Moute PF Late Dec - Knee - 12/8/18 Mbah a Moute has been sidelined with a sore left knee but is expected to return to action before the end of December.
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JaVale McGee C Ques Tues - Flu - 12/16/18 McGee sat out the last game due to a flu bug and it is uncertain if he will be available Tuesday against the Nets.
Michael Beasley SF Out indefinitely - Personal - 12/13/18 Beasley is away from the team dealing with a personal matter and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Brandon Ingram SF Out Tues - Ankle - 12/16/18 Ingram is sidelined due to a left ankle sprain and is not expected to return until at least Friday against the Pelicans.
Rajon Rondo PG Out Tues - Hand - 12/16/18 Rondo is recovering from a broken right hand and it is undetermined if he will return to action against the Pelicans on Friday.
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Kyle Anderson SF Ques Mon - Ankle - 12/15/18 Anderson missed the last game with a sprained left ankle and it is unknown if he will play against the Warriors on Monday.
Dillon Brooks SG Late Dec - Knee - 12/12/18 Brooks suffered a Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee and is expected to need six-to-eight weeks to heal.
Chandler Parsons SF Late Dec - Knee - 12/10/18 Parsons is battling right knee soreness and is expected to be out until at least the latter part of December.
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Justise Winslow SF Ques Thurs - Ankle - 12/16/18 Winslow left the previous game due to right ankle pain and it is uncertain if he will be available Thursday against the Rockets.
Goran Dragic PG Ques Thurs - Knee - 12/16/18 Dragic has sat out the past three games due to a sore right knee and it is unclear if he will return against the Rockets on Thursday.
Dion Waiters SG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 10/20/18 Waiters is recovering from a surgery to repair a left ankle injury and is without a definitive timetable for his return.
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Malcolm Brogdon SG Prob Mon - Hamstring - 12/16/18 Brogdon is expected to play Monday against the Pistons despite left hamstring soreness.
Khris Middleton SF Prob Mon - Finger - 12/16/18 Middleton missed the last game with a sprained right finger but it is not expected to impede his status for Monday's contest against the Pistons.
Ersan Ilyasova PF Out Mon - Nose - 12/17/18 Ilyasova sustained a nose contusion and will not suit up against the Pistons on Monday.
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Taj Gibson PF Prob Mon - Personal - 12/16/18 Gibson missed the last game for personal reasons but is expected to be back with the team for Monday's matchup against the Kings.
Jeff Teague PG Ques Mon - Ankle - 12/17/18 Teague is dealing with inflammation in his left ankle and his status for Monday's clash with the Kings is uncertain.
Jerryd Bayless PG Late Dec - Knee - 12/10/18 Bayless suffered a posterolateral corner sprain in his left knee but is likely to return by the end of December.
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Julius Randle PF Doub Wed - Ankle - 12/17/18 Randle exited the previous game due to a right ankle sprain and is not expected to partake in Wednesday's clash against the Bucks.
Nikola Mirotic PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/11/18 Mirotic is sidelined with right ankle soreness and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Elfrid Payton PG Late Dec - Finger - 11/19/18 Payton fractured his left pinky finger and is expected to need six weeks to recover.
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Damyean Dotson SG Ques Mon - Shoulder - 12/16/18 Dotson missed his second-straight game with right shoulder soreness and it is uncertain if he will be available against the Suns on Monday.
Lance Thomas SF Ques Mon - Knee - 12/16/18 Thomas is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his left knee for removal of loose bodies and it is unknown if he will return Monday against the Suns.
Mitchell Robinson C Out Mon - Ankle - 12/17/18 Robinson was held out of the previous game with a sprained left ankle and will not suit up for Monday's clash against the Suns.
Allonzo Trier SG Late Dec - Hamstring - 12/11/18 Trier is sidelined with a strained left hamstring and is expected to miss at least one week of action.
Kristaps Porzingis PF Mid Feb - Knee - 6/20/18 Porzingis is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and is not expected to return until sometime in February.
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Andre Roberson SG Mid Jan - Knee - 12/11/18 Roberson is recovering from offseason knee surgery but is also suffering from a small avulsion in his left knee. He is expected to miss six weeks.
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Timofey Mozgov C Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/1/18 Mozgov is sidelined due to a sore right knee and there is no timetable for return.
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Markelle Fultz PG Mid Jan - Shoulder - 12/6/18 Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is facing a three-to-six week absence.
Justin Patton C Out indefinitely - Foot - 11/10/18 Patton is recovering from multiple right foot surgeries and will miss an extended period of game action.
Zhaire Smith SG Out indefinitely - Foot - 9/27/18 Smith suffered a Jones fracture to his left foot and had surgery to repair the ailment. He also underwent a thoracoscopy to fix an allergic reaction from a food product and there is no timetable for return.
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Kelly Oubre Jr. SF Out Mon - Acquired - 12/17/18 Oubre Jr is expected to make his team debut Wednesday against the Celtics after being acquired in a trade.
Austin Rivers PG Out Mon - Acquired - 12/17/18 Rivers was recently acquired via trade but is likely to make his team debut against the Celtics on Wednesday.
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Damian Lillard PG Prob Mon - Personal - 12/16/18 Lillard is tending to a personal matter but is expected to play against the Clippers on Monday.
Anfernee Simons SG Ques Mon - Illness - 12/15/18 Simons has sat out the last four games due to an upper-respiratory infection and it is unclear if he will return Monday against the Clippers.
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Iman Shumpert SG Out Mon - Hip - 12/17/18 Shumpert was absent from the lineup during the last game with a hip contusion and will not be available for Monday's matchup versus the Timberwolves.
Marvin Bagley III PF Late Dec - Knee - 12/15/18 Bagley III is suffering from a left knee bone bruise and is expected to miss 10-to-14 days.
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Pau Gasol C Out indefinitely - Foot - 11/28/18 Gasol is sidelined with a stress fracture in his right foot and has no timetable for return.
Dejounte Murray PG out for season - Knee - 10/8/18 Murray tore the ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the 2018-19 season.
Lonnie Walker IV SG Late Dec - Knee - 12/13/18 Walker IV tore the meniscus in his right knee. He is in the G-League on a conditioning stint and is expected to be held out of the lineup until the latter part of December.
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Fred VanVleet PG Ques Wed - Back - 12/16/18 VanVleet was absent from the lineup during the last game with lower-back soreness and it is undetermined if he will face the Pacers on Wednesday.
Pascal Siakam PF Ques Wed - Back - 12/16/18 Siakam was held out of the previous game with a back stiffness and it is unknown if he will be available for Wednesday's tilt against the Pacers.
Kyle Lowry PG Ques Wed - Thigh - 12/16/18 Lowry sat out his second-consecutive game with a left thigh contusion and it is unclear if he will return Wednesday against the Pacers.
Jonas Valanciunas C Mid Jan - Thumb - 12/13/18 Valanciunas is recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated left thumb and is expected to miss four weeks of action.
Norman Powell SF Late Dec - Shoulder - 12/13/18 Powell sustained a subluxation of his left shoulder and will likely be held out until at least the end of December.
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Raul Neto PG Prob Mon - Thigh - 12/16/18 Neto was held out of the last two games due to soreness in his right thigh but is expected to play against the Rockets on Monday.
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Trevor Ariza SF Prob Tues - Acquired - 12/17/18 Ariza was recently acquired via trade and it is expected he will make his team debut against the Hawks on Tuesday.
Markieff Morris PF Ques Tues - Neck - 12/16/18 Morris left the previous game due to a neck strain and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Hawks on Tuesday.
Otto Porter Jr. SF Ques Tues - Knee - 12/16/18 Porter Jr. has sat out the past three games due to a right knee contusion and it is unknown if he will return Tuesday against the Hawks.
Dwight Howard C Late Feb - Back - 12/3/18 Howard had surgery performed on his lower back to relieve pain shooting down to his gluteal muscles and is expected to miss two-to-three months.