National Basketball Association
INJURIES  | PLAYERS
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kevin Huerter SG Ques Sat - Ankle - 2/22/19 Huerter missed the last game due to a sprained left ankle and it is unknown if it will keep him from the lineup for Saturday's tilt with the Suns.
Miles Plumlee C Early March - Knee - 2/21/19 Plumlee had a non-surgical procedure conducted on his left knee and is expected to remain out of the lineup until at least the beginning of March.
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Gordon Hayward SF Prob Sat - Ankle - 2/22/19 Hayward was held out of the previous game due to a right ankle sprain but is expected to take the court versus the Bulls on Saturday.
Robert Williams III C Ques Sat - Back - 2/21/19 Williams III missed his third-straight game due to a sore lower back and it is uncertain if he will draw back into the lineup against the Bulls on Saturday.
Aron Baynes C Early March - Foot - 2/14/19 Baynes has a left foot contusion and is expected to be sidelined until the beginning of March.
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Spencer Dinwiddie PG Mid March - Thumb - 2/19/19 Dinwiddie had surgery to repair torn ligaments in his right thumb and is projected to be held out of action until at least the middle of March.
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No injuries to report.
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Chandler Hutchison SF Early March - Toe - 2/21/19 Hutchison is sidelined with an acute injury to a sesamoid bone his right foot and is expected to be absent from the lineup until at least the start of March.
Wendell Carter Jr. C Mid April - Thumb - 1/21/19 Carter Jr. had surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb and is likely to miss 8-12 weeks.
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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Tristan Thompson C Early March - Foot - 2/21/19 Thompson is sidelined due to left foot soreness but is likely to return toward the early part of March.
John Henson PF Early March - Wrist - 2/21/19 Henson is recovering from wrist surgery to repair a torn ligament and is expected to sit out until at least the beginning of March.
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.
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Luka Doncic SF Ques Sat - Ankle - 2/22/19 Doncic missed the previous game with a sore right ankle and it is unknown if he will play against the Jazz on Saturday.
Kristaps Porzingis PF out for season - Knee - 2/19/19 Porzingis is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and will not play this season.
J.J. Barea PG out for season - Achilles - 1/14/19 Barea had surgery to repair a torn right Achilles and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Trey Lyles PF Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 2/21/19 Lyles is sidelined with a left hamstring strain and it is undetermined how long he will be out of action.
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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No injuries to report.
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Shaun Livingston PG Prob Sat - Personal - 2/22/19 Livingston missed the previous game due to a personal matter but it is expected that he will partake in Saturday's matchup against the Rockets.
Jacob Evans SG Prob Sat - Pelvis - 2/23/19 Evans has been absent from the lineup during the past four games due to left pelvic soreness but is expected to return against the Rockets on Saturday.
Damian Jones C Mid May - Pectoral - 2/21/19 Jones is recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle and is expected to be sidelined until sometime in May.
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James Harden SG Ques Sat - Neck - 2/22/19 Harden is dealing with a cervical strain leaving his status for Saturday's game against the Warriors uncertain.
Iman Shumpert SG Out Sat - Knee - 2/22/19 Shumpert sat out the last game due to right knee soreness and will not be available for Saturday's tilt versus the Warriors.
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Myles Turner C Ques Sat - Hip - 2/22/19 Turner missed the last game with a bruised right hip and it is unknown if he will play against the Wizards on Saturday.
Victor Oladipo SG out for season - Knee - 2/9/19 Oladipo will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his right knee.
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Wilson Chandler SF Early March - Quadricep - 2/21/19 Chandler is sidelined due to a right quadriceps strain and is expected to sit out until at least the start of March.
Luc Mbah a Moute PF Early March - Knee - 2/21/19 Mbah a Moute has been sidelined with a sore left knee and it is unclear if he will return to action before the beginning of March.
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Mike Muscala PF Ques Sat - Ankle - 2/22/19 Muscala has been held out of the previous two games due to a right ankle sprain and it is uncertain if he will make his team debut Saturday against the Pelicans.
Lonzo Ball PG Early March - Ankle - 2/1/19 Ball has been diagnosed with a Grade 3 left ankle sprain and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
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Jonas Valanciunas C Ques Sat - Personal - 2/22/19 Valanciunas is dealing with a personal matter and it is unknown if he will be in the lineup against the Cavaliers on Saturday.
Jaren Jackson Jr. PF Out indefinitely - Quadricep - 2/22/19 Jackson Jr. is suffering from a right quad injury and there is no definitive timetable for his return.
Kyle Anderson SF Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 2/12/19 Anderson is sidelined with right shoulder soreness and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Dillon Brooks SG out for season - Toe - 1/9/19 Brooks is expected to miss the rest of the season due to surgery for an injured right big toe.
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Goran Dragic PG Ques Sat - Knee - 2/21/19 Dragic is recovering from arthroscopic right knee surgery and it is undetermined if he will return to the lineup Saturday against the Pistons.
James Johnson PF Doub Sat - Shoulder - 2/22/19 Johnson exited the previous game due to a left shoulder injury and he is not expected to face the Pistons on Saturday.
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Malcolm Brogdon SG Prob Sat - Foot - 2/23/19 Brogdon is dealing with plantar fasciitis in his right foot but is expected to take the court on Saturday versus the timberwolves.
Giannis Antetokounmpo SF Prob Sat - Knee - 2/22/19 Antetokounmpo is dealing with right knee soreness but is expected to play against the Timberwolves on Saturday.
Donte DiVincenzo SG Out indefinitely - Heel - 1/31/19 DiVincenzo has been held out of action with bursitis in his left heel and there is no timetable for return.
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Karl-Anthony Towns C Ques Sat - Concussion - 2/22/19 Towns has entered concussion protocol following a car accident and it is unknown if he will be cleared in time for Saturday's contest against the Bucks.
Gorgui Dieng C Ques Sat - Personal - 2/22/19 Dieng is tending to a personal matter leaving his status for Saturday's game versus the Bucks undecided.
Robert Covington SF Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/6/19 Covington is suffering from a bone bruise in his right knee. There is no definitive timetable for return.
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Darius Miller SF Ques Sat - Ankle - 2/22/19 Miller missed the previous game with a right ankle sprain and it is undecided if he will play against the Lakers on Sunday.
Jason Smith PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/12/19 Smith is sidelined with a sore left knee and it is uncertain how much time he will be forced to miss.
Trevon Bluiett SG Out indefinitely - Thumb - 2/3/19 Bluiett will miss an extended period of time after having right thumb surgery.
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Mario Hezonja SF Ques Sun - Leg - 2/22/19 Hezonja has missed the last two games with a left leg contusion and it is unknown if he will play Sunday versus the Spurs.
Frank Ntilikina PG Ques Sun - Groin - 2/22/19 Ntilikina is sidelined with a sore groin and it is unknown if he will be in the lineup for Saturday's contest against the Spurs.
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Andre Roberson SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/27/19 Roberson is recovering from offseason knee surgery and is also suffering from a small avulsion in his left knee. He is without a timetable for return.
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Markelle Fultz PG Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 2/7/19 Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.
Mo Bamba C Out indefinitely - Leg - 2/21/19 Bamba is recovering from a procedure to correct a stress fracture in his left tibia and is in jeopardy of missing the remainder of the season.
Timofey Mozgov C Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/4/19 Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
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Joel Embiid PF Early March - Knee - 2/21/19 Embiid is expected to sit out until the beginning of March due to left knee soreness.
Furkan Korkmaz SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/20/19 Korkmaz suffered a torn meniscus in his right knee and there is no timetable for return.
Shake Milton PG Early March - Finger - 2/12/19 Milton will need at least two-to-three weeks to recover after having surgery to repair a broken finger.
Zhaire Smith SG out for season - Foot - 2/20/19 Smith suffered a Jones fracture to his left foot and had surgery to repair the ailment. It is not anticipated that he will return during the remainder of the season.
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.
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T.J. Warren SF Out Sat - Ankle - 2/22/19 Warren is sidelined with soreness in his right ankle and will not return Saturday against the Hawks.
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Evan Turner SG Out Sat - Knee - 2/22/19 Turner is dealing with soreness in his left knee and will not be in the lineup for Saturday's game against the 76ers.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Lonnie Walker IV SG Ques Sun - Ankle - 2/22/19 Walker IV has been held out of the previous four games with a sprained right ankle and it is unclear if he will return Sunday against the Knicks.
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.
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Fred VanVleet PG Late March - Thumb - 2/13/19 VanVleet is expected to miss up to five weeks from surgery to correct a partial ligament tear in his left thumb.
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Tony Bradley C Early March - Knee - 2/21/19 Bradley is expected to remain out of the lineup until at least the beginning of March after having minor surgery to repair his right knee.
Dante Exum PG Early March - Ankle - 2/21/19 Exum suffered a left ankle sprain and is likely to stay on the shelf until the early part of March.
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Troy Brown Jr. SF Prob Sat - Ankle - 2/22/19 Brown Jr. has been held out of the previous five games with a left ankle sprain but is likely to return against the Pacers on Saturday.
John Wall PG out for season - Achilles - 2/5/19 Wall ruptured his Achilles tendon and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Dwight Howard C Early March - Back - 2/21/19 Howard had surgery performed on his lower back to relieve pain shooting down to his gluteal muscles and is expected to be held out of the lineup until the beginning of March.