National Basketball Association
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Omari Spellman PF Ques Wed - Hip - 11/19/18 Spellman departed the previous game due to a right hip contusion and it is unknown if he will play against the Raptors on Wednesday.
Alex Poythress SF Ques Wed - Ankle - 11/19/18 Poythress sat out the last game due to a left ankle contusion and it is undetermined if he will take part in Wednesday's tilt against the Raptors.
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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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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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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist SF Ques Wed - Ankle - 11/19/18 Kidd-Gilchrist has been held out of the previous three games due to a right ankle sprain and it is uncertain if he will return against the Pacers on Wednesday.
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Zach LaVine PG Prob Wed - Illness - 11/19/18 LaVine is dealing with upper respiratory illness although his status for Wednesday's tilt against the Suns is promising.
Bobby Portis PF Early Dec - Knee - 10/25/18 Portis is sidelined with a sprained MCL in his right knee and is likely to miss four-to-six weeks.
Kris Dunn PG Early Dec - Knee - 10/23/18 Dunn sprained his left MCL and is expected to require four-to-six weeks to recover.
Denzel Valentine SG Mid May - Ankle - 11/19/18 Valentine is expected to miss four-to-six months of game action after having reconstruction surgery on his left ankle.
Lauri Markkanen PF Early Dec - Elbow - 11/12/18 Markkanen has suffered a right lateral elbow sprain and remains two-to-four weeks away from returning.
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Collin Sexton PG Ques Wed - Hip - 11/19/18 Sexton exited the last game due to a hip injury and it is undetermined if he will be in Wednesday's lineup against the Lakers.
George Hill PG Late Nov - Shoulder - 11/8/18 Hill sustained a sprained right shoulder and is expected to miss at least two weeks.
Sam Dekker SF Early Dec - Ankle - 11/6/18 Dekker suffered a sprained left ankle and is expected to miss two-to-four weeks.
Kevin Love PF Late Dec - Foot - 11/2/18 Love underwent surgery on his left big toe and will be sidelined for approximately eight weeks.
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Salah Mejri C Ques Wed - Illness - 11/19/18 Mejri was absent from the lineup during the last game due to an illness and his status for Wednesday's contest against the Nets is in question.
Dwight Powell PF Ques Wed - Knee - 11/19/18 Powell was held out of the previous game due to left knee effusion and it is uncertain if he will suit up against the Nets on Wednesday.
J.J. Barea PG Ques Wed - Groin - 11/19/18 Barea missed the last game with a left adductor strain and it is unclear if he will be available Wednesday against the Nets.
Wesley Matthews SG Ques Wed - Hamstring - 11/19/18 Matthews has sat out the past two games due to a left hamstring strain and it is unknown if it will impede his status for Wednesday's matchup against the Nets.
Dirk Nowitzki PF Late Nov - Ankle - 10/31/18 Nowitzki is recuperating from left ankle surgery and is not expected to return until the end of November.
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Torrey Craig SF Ques Wed - Hamstring - 11/19/18 Craig has been absent from the lineup during the past two games with a hamstring injury it is unclear if he will play against the Timberwolves on Wednesday.
Will Barton SG Early Dec - Hip - 10/22/18 Barton is likely to miss five-to-six weeks 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 Mid Dec - Hip - 11/5/18 Thomas is recovering from a right hip surgery and is expected to remain out of action until sometime in 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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Henry Ellenson PF Ques Wed - Nose - 11/19/18 Ellenson sat out the last game due to a nasal fracture and it is unknown if he will play Wednesday against the Rockets.
Luke Kennard SG Late Nov - Shoulder - 11/11/18 Kennnard is sidelined by an AC joint sprain in his right shoulder and is expected to be held out of the lineup until at least the end of November.
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Alfonzo McKinnie SF Ques Wed - Foot - 11/18/18 McKinnie has missed the past two games with soreness in his left foot and it is undetermined if he will be available against the Thunder on Wednesday.
Draymond Green PF Ques Wed - Toe - 11/18/18 Green sat out his second-consecutive game with a right toe sprain and it is unclear if he will suit up Wednesday against the Thunder.
Stephen Curry PG Late Nov - Groin - 11/17/18 Curry is sidelined due to a left adductor strain and is expected to miss an additional 10 days.
DeMarcus Cousins C Late Dec - Achilles - 10/23/18 Cousins is recuperating from a torn left Achilles tendon that ended his 2017-18 season but is aiming to return during the latter part of December.
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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.
Nene C Late Nov - Calf - 10/25/18 Nene is expected to miss three-to-four weeks due to a right calf strain.
Brandon Knight PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/20/18 Knight had offseason left knee surgery and it is unclear when he will return.
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Myles Turner C Ques Wed - Ankle - 11/19/18 Turner exited the last game due to a left ankle sprain and it is unclear if he will play Wednesday against the Hornets.
Victor Oladipo SG Ques Wed - Knee - 11/19/18 Oladipo sat out the previous game with soreness in his right knee and it is uncertain if he will suit up against the Jazz on Wednesday.
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Danilo Gallinari SF Ques Tues - Illness - 11/19/18 Gallinari sat out the last game due to an illness and it is unknown if he will play Tuesday against the Wizards.
Luc Mbah a Moute PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/19/18 Mbah a Moute has been sidelined with a sore left knee and it is unclear when he will return to action.
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Rajon Rondo PG Late Dec - Hand - 11/16/18 Rondo is recovering from a broken right hand and is expected to be sidelined for four-to-five weeks.
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Jevon Carter PG Ques Wed - Thumb - 11/19/18 Carter sat out the last game with soreness in his right thumb and it is unknown if he will play Wednesday against the Spurs.
Dillon Brooks SG Early Jan - Knee - 11/12/18 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 Nov - Knee - 11/12/18 Parsons is battling right knee soreness and is expected to sit out at least two more weeks.
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Goran Dragic PG Late Nov - Knee - 11/19/18 Dragic is sidelined due to a knee injury and is expected to be held out of action until the latter part of November.
Dwyane Wade SG Out Tues - Personal - 11/19/18 Wade is away from the team due to the birth of his child and it is uncertain if he will return Friday against the Bulls.
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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Donte DiVincenzo SG Ques Wed - Quadricep - 11/19/18 DiVincenzo has missed the last two games with soreness in his left quadriceps and it is undetermined if it will impede his status for Wednesday's contest against the Trail Blazers.
John Henson PF Mid Feb - Wrist - 11/16/18 Henson is recovering from wrist surgery to repair a torn ligament and is expected to miss 12 weeks of action.
D.J. Wilson PF Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 10/31/18 Wilson is sidelined due to a strained right hamstring and there is no timetable for recovery.
Trevon Duval SG Out indefinitely - Eye - 10/26/18 Duval has been sidelined with an eye injury and it is unclear when he will return.
Jodie Meeks SG Elig Nov 26 - Suspension - 10/15/18 Meeks is currently serving a 25-game suspension that dates back to the 2017-18 playoffs for violating the league's drug policy and has 19 games remaining. He is expected to make his season debut November 26 against the Hornets.
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Jerryd Bayless PG Late Nov - Knee - 11/11/18 Bayless suffered a posterolateral corner sprain in his left knee but is likely to return by the latter part of November.
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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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Mario Hezonja SF Ques Tues - Illness - 11/18/18 Hezonja sat out the previous game due to an illness and it is unknown if he will play Tuesday against the Trail Blazers.
Lance Thomas SF Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/9/18 Thomas is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his left knee for removal of loose bodies. There is no definitive timetable for his return.
Courtney Lee SG Out indefinitely - Neck - 10/25/18 Lee is experiencing neck spasms and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
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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Nerlens Noel PF day-to-day - Illness - 11/19/18 Noel will not suit up Monday against the Kings due to an illness.
Alex Abrines SG day-to-day - Illness - 11/19/18 Abrines sat out the previous game due to an illness but is likely to play against the Kings on Monday.
Terrance Ferguson SG Out indefinitely - Personal - 11/18/18 Ferguson is away from the team due to a personal matter and there is no timetable for return.
Andre Roberson SG Mid Dec - Knee - 11/7/18 Roberson is on the mend from a torn patella tendon in his knee that cost him most of the 2017-18 season and is expected to remain sidelined until sometime in December.
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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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JJ Redick SG Prob Wed - Nose - 11/20/18 Redick left the previous game due to a nose bleed but is expected to suit up Wednesday against the Pelicans.
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.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Seth Curry SG Out Tues - Knee - 11/19/18 Curry has been held out of the past two games due to a right patellar contusion and will not be available for Tuesday's matchup against the Knicks.
Maurice Harkless SF Late Nov - Knee - 11/14/18 Harkless has been sidelined with left knee soreness and will likely be out of game action until the end of November.
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Ben McLemore SG day-to-day - Personal - 11/20/18 McLemore is tending to a personal matter and will not play Monday against the Thunder.
Kosta Koufos C day-to-day - Calf - 11/19/18 Koufos missed the last three games with a right calf strain and will not return against the Thunder on Monday.
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Davis Bertans PF Ques Wed - Concussion - 11/19/18 Bertans has sat out the past two games with a concussion and it is unknown if he will be cleared in time for Wednesday's tilt against the Grizzlies.
Pau Gasol C Out indefinitely - Foot - 11/19/18 Gasol is sidelined with soreness in his right foot and has no timetable for a 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 Early Dec - Knee - 10/7/18 Walker IV tore the meniscus in his right knee and is expected to need six-to-eight weeks to recover.
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Kyle Lowry PG Prob Tues - Ankle - 11/19/18 Lowry has a sore ankle but is expected to play against the Magic on Tuesday.
CJ Miles SF Prob Tues - Groin - 11/19/18 Miles has sat out the previous three games with a right adductor strain but it is not expected to impede his status for Tuesday's tilt against the Magic.
OG Anunoby SF Ques Tues - Wrist - 11/18/18 Anunoby missed the previous game due to a sprained right wrist and his status is unclear Tuesday against the Magic.
Norman Powell SF Mid Dec - Shoulder - 11/8/18 Powell sustained a subluxation of his left shoulder and will likely need four-to-six weeks to recover.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Dwight Howard C Ques Tues - Buttocks - 11/18/18 Howard exited the previous game with gluteal soreness and it is undetermined if he will be in Tuesday's lineup against the Clippers.