National Basketball Association
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Omari Spellman PF Doub Sun - Hip - 12/15/18 Spellman has sat out the past four games due to soreness in his right hip and is unlikely to make his return Sunday against the Nets.
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 Doub Sun - Knee - 12/15/18 Crabbe missed the last game with a sore right knee and his status for Sunday against the Hawks is in doubt.
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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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 Doub Mon - Ankle - 12/16/18 Lavine missed the last game with an ankle injury and is unlikely to 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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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 Sun - Wrist - 12/15/18 Smith Jr. has a wrist injury and it is unclear if he will be available for Sunday's contest against the Kings.
J.J. Barea PG Ques Sun - Ankle - 12/14/18 Barea was held out of the last game due to a left ankle sprain and it is uncertain if he will suit up Sunday against the Kings.
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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 Ques Mon - Pelvis - 12/15/18 Livingston sat out the last two games with a right pelvic contusion and it is unclear if he will be available for Monday's matchup versus the Grizzlies.
Andre Iguodala SG Ques Mon - Hip - 12/15/18 Iguodala has sat out the previous three games due to left hip soreness and it is unknown if he will 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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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.
Zhou Qi PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/1/18 Qi is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
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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No injuries to report.
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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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Rajon Rondo PG Ques Sun - Hand - 12/15/18 Rondo is recovering from a broken right hand and it is undetermined if he will return to action against the Wizards on Sunday.
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 Late Dec - Ankle - 12/12/18 Ingram is sidelined due to a left ankle sprain and is not expected to return until at least the latter part of December.
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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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Tyler Johnson SG Prob Sun - Hip - 12/16/18 Johnson is nursing a hip issue but is likely to play Sunday against the Pelicans.
Dwyane Wade SG Ques Sun - Fatigue - 12/14/18 Wade missed the last game due to general soreness and it is unclear if he will be available Sunday against the Pelicans.
Goran Dragic PG Out Sun - Knee - 12/15/18 Dragic sat out the previous two games due to a sore right knee and will not be available against the Pelicans on Sunday.
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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Khris Middleton SF Ques Mon - Finger - 12/14/18 Middleton missed the last game with a sprained finger and his status for Monday against the Pistons is in question.
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Taj Gibson PF Ques Mon - Personal - 12/16/18 Gibson missed the last game for personal reasons and it is unclear if he will be back with the team for Monday's game against the Kings.
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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E'Twaun Moore SG Ques Sun - Leg - 12/12/18 Moore missed his second-straight game with a lower-leg strain and it is undetermined if he will partake in Sunday's tilt against the Heat.
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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Frank Ntilikina PG Prob Sun - Ankle - 12/15/18 Ntilikina left the last game with an ankle injury but it is likely he will play against the Pacers on Sunday.
Trey Burke PG Prob Sun - Knee - 12/15/18 Burke sat out his fourth-consecutive game with a mild right MCL sprain but is likely to return against the Hornets on Sunday.
Lance Thomas SF Prob Sun - Knee - 12/16/18 Thomas is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his left knee for removal of loose bodies but is expected to return Sunday against the Pacers.
Mitchell Robinson C Out Sun - Ankle - 12/15/18 Robinson left the last game with an ankle injury and will not be available Sunday against the Pacers.
Damyean Dotson SG Out Sun - Shoulder - 12/16/18 Dotson missed the last game with right shoulder soreness and will not be available Sunday against the Pacers.
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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Jimmy Butler SG Ques Sun - Groin - 12/14/18 Butler was held out of the previous two games due to a groin strain and it is unknown if he will suit up Sunday against the Cavaliers.
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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Austin Rivers PG Ques Mon - Acquired - 12/16/18 Rivers was recently acquired via trade, leaving his status for Monday's game against the Knicks up in the air.
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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 Ques Sun - Hip - 12/15/18 Shumpert exited the last game with a hip injury and it is unclear if he will be available for Sunday's matchup versus the Mavericks.
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.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Pascal Siakam PF Ques Sun - Back - 12/15/18 Siakam is dealing with a back injury and it is unknown if he will be available for Sunday's game against the Nuggets.
Kyle Lowry PG Ques Sun - Back - 12/15/18 Lowry sat out the last game dealing with back spasms and a bruised thigh. It is unclear if he will play against the Nuggets on Sunday.
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 Ques Mon - Thigh - 12/15/18 Neto was held out of the last two games due to soreness in his right thigh and it is undetermined if he will play against the Rockets on Monday.
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Otto Porter Jr. SF Ques Sun - Knee - 12/14/18 Porter Jr. sat out the last two games due to a right knee contusion and it is unclear if he will play Sunday against the Lakers.
Trevor Ariza SF Doub Sun - Acquired - 12/16/18 Ariza was recently acquired via trade and is not expected to be in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Lakers.
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.