Unable to load header fileUnable to load menu fileUnable to load footer file NBA Basketball Injuries National Basketball Association Matchups/Stats More NBA Scores Matchups Injuries Teams Players Statistics Standings Rankings Transactions Odds Draft INJURIES | PLAYERS Atlanta Hawks Player Status/Updated Notes Thabo Sefolosha SF Prob Fri - Groin - 2/24/17 Sefolosha has been sidelined with a groin injury since the end of January but will likely be back in the lineup for Friday's game against the Heat. Dennis Schroder PG Elig Sat - Suspension - 2/24/17 Schroder has been suspended one game for failing to report to the team in a timely manner following the All-Star break. He is eligible to play against the Magic on Saturday. Boston Celtics Player Status/Updated Notes Jaylen Brown SF Prob Fri - Hip - 2/23/17 Brown has been held out the past three games with a right hip strain but will likely rejoin the lineup Friday against the Raptors. Avery Bradley SG Doub Fri - Achilles - 2/24/17 Bradley has been sidelined since January with lingering Achilles soreness and although he is nearing a return to the lineup, he is not expected to play against the Raptors on Friday. Gerald Green SF Out Fri - Heel - 2/24/17 Green will not play against the Raptors on Friday due to a sore heel. Demetrius Jackson PG Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/30/17 Jackson has been indisposed with an illness and is it is unclear when he will return to the lineup. Brooklyn Nets Player Status/Updated Notes Jeremy Lin PG Prob Fri - Hamstring - 2/18/17 Lin has a left hamstring strain but is expected to rejoin the lineup against the Nuggets on Friday. Quincy Acy SF Out Fri - Ankle - 2/24/17 Acy sat out his fifth-consecutive game with a sprained left ankle and will not take part in Friday's game against the Nuggets. Charlotte Hornets Player Status/Updated Notes Cody Zeller C Ques Sat - Quadricep - 2/23/17 Zeller has been sidelined with a quadriceps injury and his status for Saturday's contest against the Kings has yet to be determined. Miles Plumlee C Mid March - Calf - 2/22/17 Plumlee has a Grade 2 calf strain and will likely be sidelined for a minimum of two weeks. Ramon Sessions PG Mid March - Knee - 2/8/17 Sessions had surgery to repair a lateral meniscus tear in his left knee and is expected to be sidelined for four-to-six weeks. Chicago Bulls Player Status/Updated Notes Dwyane Wade SG Prob Fri - Wrist - 2/24/17 Wade sat out his third-consecutive game with a right wrist contusion but will likely rejoin the lineup for Friday's matchup against the Suns. Anthony Morrow SG Ques Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 Morrow has been acquired in a trade and it is unknown if he will be ready to play against the Suns on Friday. Joffrey Lauvergne C Ques Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 Lauvergne has been acquired in a trade and his availability for Friday's game against the Suns is in question. Nikola Mirotic PF Ques Fri - Back - 2/18/17 Mirotic has been absent from the lineup during the last three games due to back spasms and it is undecided if he will suit up for Friday's tilt against the Suns. Cameron Payne PG Out Fri - Flu - 2/24/17 Payne is dealing with flu-like symptoms and will not play Friday against the Suns. Paul Zipser SF Out Fri - Ankle - 2/24/17 Zipser has tendinitis in his left ankle and will be inactive for Friday's game against the Suns. Cleveland Cavaliers Player Status/Updated Notes Kevin Love PF Late March - Knee - 2/14/17 Love is expected to miss six weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee. JR Smith SG Late March - Thumb - 2/14/17 Smith opted for surgery to repair a broken right thumb and is likely to be sidelined until at least the end of March. Dallas Mavericks Player Status/Updated Notes Nerlens Noel PF Out Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 Noel will not be available against the Timberwolves on Friday as he is not yet with the team. Jose Juan Barea PG Out Fri - Calf - 2/22/17 Barea has been sidelined since January with a left calf strain and is expected to miss the next three games. Denver Nuggets Player Status/Updated Notes Roy Hibbert C Ques Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 Hibbert has been acquired in a trade and his status for Friday's game against the Nets is uncertain. Detroit Pistons Player Status/Updated Notes Beno Udrih PG Ques Sun - Ankle - 2/23/17 Udrih missed the last game with an ankle injury and his status is uncertain for Sunday's game against the Celtics. Golden State Warriors Player Status/Updated Notes Kevin Durant SF Prob Sat - Hand - 2/24/17 Durant is expected to suit up against the Nets on Saturday despite sustaining a hand contusion in the last game. Houston Rockets Player Status/Updated Notes No injuries to report. Indiana Pacers Player Status/Updated Notes Lavoy Allen PF Prob Fri - Knee - 2/24/17 Allen is expected to suit up against the Grizzlies on Friday after having sat out the past three games due to right knee soreness. Thaddeus Young PF Prob Fri - Wrist - 2/24/17 Young has been sidelined with a left wrist sprain but is expected to rejoin the lineup against the Grizzlies on Friday. Los Angeles Clippers Player Status/Updated Notes Chris Paul PG Ques Fri - Thumb - 2/24/17 Paul has been granted medical clearance to play after recovering from surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb and his status is undetermined for Friday's game against the Spurs. Diamond Stone C Out Fri - Knee - 2/24/17 Stone will not be available against the Spurs on Friday due to a left knee contusion. Los Angeles Lakers Player Status/Updated Notes Tyler Ennis PG Out Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 Ennis will not be available against the Thunder on Friday after being acquired in a trade. Memphis Grizzlies Player Status/Updated Notes Brandan Wright PF Out Fri - Personal - 2/23/17 Wright will not be available against the Pacers on Friday due to a personal matter. Miami Heat Player Status/Updated Notes Josh Richardson SG Prob Fri - Foot - 2/18/17 Richardson is out of action due to a sprained left foot but will likely rejoin the lineup against the Hawks on Friday. Justise Winslow SF out for season - Shoulder - 1/5/17 Winslow underwent season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder. Josh McRoberts PF Out indefinitely - Foot - 1/17/17 McRoberts suffered a stress fracture in his left foot and his season could be in jeopardy. Chris Bosh PF out for season - Illness - 11/10/16 Bosh is not expected to play in the 2016-17 season due to a continuing blood clot issue. Milwaukee Bucks Player Status/Updated Notes Jabari Parker PF out for season - Knee - 2/15/17 Parker had surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and will miss the remainder of the season. Minnesota Timberwolves Player Status/Updated Notes Lance Stephenson SG Early March - Ankle - 2/21/17 Stephenson has a Grade 2 left ankle sprain and will require additional time to recover as a result. Adreian Payne PF Out indefinitely - Illness - 2/8/17 Payne will be sidelined for an extended period of time as he is dealing with a blood disorder known as thrombocytopenia. Zach LaVine PG out for season - Knee - 2/15/17 LaVine will miss the remainder of the season as he underwent surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee. Nikola Pekovic C out for season - Achilles - 11/17/16 Pekovic will not play in the 2016-17 season due to lingering Achilles tendon and ankle injuries. New Orleans Pelicans Player Status/Updated Notes Omer Asik C Ques Sat - Illness - 2/23/17 Asik sat out the last game due to an illness and his availability for Saturday's game against the Mavericks is in question. Omri Casspi SF Late March - Thumb - 2/24/17 Casspi fractured his right thumb and will need four-to-six weeks to recover. Quincy Pondexter SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/4/17 Pondexter had arthroscopic left knee surgery and his timetable for a recovery will be announced at a later date. New York Knicks Player Status/Updated Notes Joakim Noah C Ques Sat - Hamstring - 2/23/17 Noah has been sidelined due to soreness in his left hamstring and it is unclear if he will return for Saturday's game against the 76ers. Kristaps Porzingis PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 2/24/17 Porzingis suffered a sprained ankle and is without a clear timetable for return. Oklahoma City Thunder Player Status/Updated Notes Enes Kanter C Prob Fri - Forearm - 2/24/17 Kanter is ahead of schedule in his recovery from a fractured right forearm and is expected to return Friday against the Lakers. Taj Gibson PF Ques Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 Gibson has been acquired in a trade and it is unknown if he will be available for Friday's game against the Lakers. Doug McDermott SF Ques Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 McDermott has been acquired in a trade and it is unknown if he will be ready to play against the Lakers on Friday. Victor Oladipo SG Ques Fri - Back - 2/24/17 Oladipo will be a game-time decision Friday against the Lakers due to back spasms. Orlando Magic Player Status/Updated Notes C.J. Watson PG Out indefinitely - Achilles - 2/24/17 Watson has a strained right Achilles and it is unclear how much time he will need to recover. CJ Wilcox SG Early March - Knee - 2/1/17 Wilcox is suffering from tendinitis in his knee and is expected to be out of action for three-to-four weeks. Jodie Meeks SG Out indefinitely - Thumb - 1/24/17 Meeks had surgery to fix two sprained ligaments in his right thumb and the team has announced there is no timetable for a return. Philadelphia 76ers Player Status/Updated Notes Robert Covington SF Prob Fri - Head - 2/18/17 Covington was forced from the previous game due to a head contusion but is likely to suit up for Friday's matchup against the Wizards. Justin Anderson SG Ques Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 Anderson has been acquired in a trade and it is unknown if he will be available for Friday's game against the Wizards. Andrew Bogut C Early March - Personal - 2/24/17 Bogut is expected to be away from the team for at least a week while he deals with a personal matter. Tiago Splitter C Out indefinitely - Calf - 2/24/17 Splitter is without a timetable for return as he recuperates from calf and hip injuries. Joel Embiid C Early March - Knee - 2/23/17 Embiid has been out of action due to a minor meniscus tear in his left knee and is not expected to rejoin the lineup until the beginning of March at the earliest. Jerryd Bayless PG out for season - Wrist - 12/15/16 Bayless had surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left wrist and is expected to be sidelined for the remainder of the season. Ben Simmons SF out for season - Foot - 2/24/17 Simmons is not expected to play this season as the acute Jones fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot has not fully healed. Phoenix Suns Player Status/Updated Notes Dragan Bender PF Late March - Ankle - 2/8/17 Bender is expected to miss four-to-six weeks of game action as he had arthroscopic surgery to remove a bone spur in his right ankle. Portland Trail Blazers Player Status/Updated Notes Al-Farouq Aminu SF Ques Sun - Knee - 2/23/17 Aminu has been held out of the previous two games due to a left knee sprain and his status for Sunday's game against the Raptors is unknown. Evan Turner SG Late March - Hand - 2/8/17 Turner suffered a broken third metacarpal in his right hand and is likely to be sidelined for four-to-six weeks. Festus Ezeli C Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/19/16 Ezeli received a bone marrow aspirate concentrate injection in his left knee and is without a timetable for return. Sacramento Kings Player Status/Updated Notes Arron Afflalo SG Ques Sat - Hamstring - 2/24/17 Afflalo missed the previous game due to right hamstring and glute stiffness and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against the Hornets. Malachi Richardson SG Late March - Hamstring - 2/16/17 Richardson is hampered by a partial thickness tear of the right hamstring and is expected to be sidelined for four-to-six weeks as a result. Garrett Temple SG Early March - Hamstring - 2/21/17 Temple sustained a partial tear of the left biceps femoris muscle in his hamstring and will require additional time to recover. Rudy Gay SF out for season - Achilles - 1/19/17 Gay suffered a full rupture of his left Achilles and is expected to miss the remainder of the season. San Antonio Spurs Player Status/Updated Notes Manu Ginobili SG Prob Fri - Ankle - 2/21/17 Ginobili left the previous game due to a left ankle impingement but is expected to be available for Friday's contest against the Clippers. Pau Gasol C Prob Fri - Finger - 2/23/17 Gasol has recovered from surgery to fix the fourth metacarpal in his left hand and will likely rejoin the lineup for Friday's game against the Clippers. Toronto Raptors Player Status/Updated Notes Patrick Patterson PF Prob Fri - Knee - 2/22/17 Patterson has sat out the past six games with a left knee contusion but is expected to return for Friday's game against the Celtics. Kyle Lowry PG Out Fri - Wrist - 2/24/17 Lowry is dealing with a right wrist injury and will not play Friday against the Celtics. Utah Jazz Player Status/Updated Notes Rodney Hood SG Prob Fri - Knee - 2/24/17 Hood is expected to rejoin the lineup for Friday's contest against the Bucks after recovering from a bone contusion and a Grade 1 LCL sprain in his right knee. Washington Wizards Player Status/Updated Notes Chris McCullough PF Out Fri - Acquired - 2/24/17 McCullough is not expected to play against the 76ers on Friday after being acquired in a trade. Danuel House PF Out indefinitely - Wrist - 2/21/17 House sustained a fractured right wrist but has progressing in his recovery and has been sent to the NBADL on a conditioning stint. It is undetermined when he will be recalled and inserted into the lineup.