National Basketball Association
INJURIES  | PLAYERS
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mike Dunleavy SG Ques Sat - Ankle - 3/29/17 Dunleavy was absent from the lineup during the last game with ankle soreness and it is undetermined if he will participate in Saturday's contest against the Bulls.
Thabo Sefolosha SF Ques Sat - Groin - 3/29/17 Sefolosha sat out his third-consecutive game with a groin strain and it is unknown if he will play against the Bulls on Saturday.
Paul Millsap PF Out Sat - Knee - 3/29/17 Millsap had a non-surgical procedure performed to relieve the soreness in his left knee and will miss Saturday's game against the Bulls.
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No injuries to report.
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Quincy Acy SF Out Thurs - Ankle - 3/29/17 Acy will not play Thursday against the Pistons due to left ankle soreness.
Joe Harris SF Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 3/26/17 Harris suffered a left shoulder sprain and there is no timetable for a recovery.
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Johnny O'Bryant III PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 3/20/17 O'Bryant III is sidelined due to a sprained right ankle and there is no timetable for a return.
Ramon Sessions PG Early April - Knee - 3/21/17 Sessions had surgery to repair a lateral meniscus tear in his left knee and is expected to be sidelined for four-to-six weeks.
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Cristiano Felicio PF Ques Thurs - Tailbone - 3/28/17 Felicio has sat out the last three games due to a tailbone contusion and it is unknown if he will be available Thursday against the Cavaliers.
Dwyane Wade SG out for season - Elbow - 3/16/17 Wade has a small fracture and sprain in his right elbow and will be shut down for the rest of the season.
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Richard Jefferson SF Prob Thurs - Knee - 3/29/17 Jefferson is expected to suit up against the Bulls on Thursday despite dealing with knee tendinitis.
LeBron James SF Prob Thurs - Neck - 3/28/17 James is expected to suit up against the Bulls on Thursday despite taking an elbow to his lower neck during the last game.
Iman Shumpert SG Prob Thurs - Knee - 3/29/17 Shumpert sat out the previous game with right knee soreness but will likely play Thursday against the Bulls.
Kyle Korver SG Out Thurs - Foot - 3/27/17 Korver is battling left foot soreness and will be sidelined for at least the next two games.
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Salah Mejri C Ques Fri - Knee - 3/29/17 Mejri was absent from the lineup during the last game due to a sore knee and his status for Friday's matchup against the Grizzlies is in question.
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No injuries to report.
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Reggie Bullock SF Ques Thurs - Foot - 3/28/17 Bullock was absent from the lineup during the past two games with a right foot sprain and it is unknown if he will play Thursday against the Nets.
Reggie Jackson PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 3/27/17 Jackson is coping with a knee injury and is in danger of being shut down for the remainder of the season.
Michael Gbinije SG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 3/22/17 Gbinije has been out of action due to a sprained left ankle and there is no timetable for a recovery.
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Kevon Looney SF Ques Fri - Hip - 3/30/17 Looney was held out of the last game with a left hip strain and it has yet to be decided if he will play against the Rockets on Friday.
James Michael McAdoo SF Ques Fri - Head - 3/30/17 McAdoo was absent from the lineup during the previous game with a laceration to his head and his status for Friday's tilt against the Rockets is uncertain.
Kevin Durant SF Mid April - Knee - 3/29/17 Durant is targeting a return to action by the middle of April as he recovers from a Grade 2 MCL sprain and tibial bone bruise in his left knee.
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Montrezl Harrell PF Out Thurs - Personal - 3/28/17 Harrell is away from the team due to the birth of his child and will not play Thursday against the Trail Blazers.
Ryan Anderson PF Mid April - Ankle - 3/26/17 Anderson sustained a right ankle sprain and is expected to miss at least two weeks of action.
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Al Jefferson C Mid April - Ankle - 3/28/17 Jefferson suffered a sprained left ankle and will be re-evaluated after two weeks to determine the extent of the ailment.
Glenn Robinson III SG Early Arpil - Calf - 3/28/17 Robinson III is sidelined due to a left calf strain and will be re-evaluated at the end of the week.
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Austin Rivers PG Ques Thurs - Hamstring - 3/30/17 Rivers departed the previous game due to left hamstring soreness and his status for Thursday's contest against the Suns is unclear.
Diamond Stone C Out indefinitely - Knee - 3/8/17 Stone is out of action due to a left knee contusion and it is unclear how much game action he will be forced to miss.
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Nick Young SG Ques Thurs - Coach's Decision - 3/29/17 Young was held out of the last game as the organization will give extended minutes to the team's younger players and it is unknown if he will be available against the Timberwolves on Thursday.
Brandon Ingram SF Doub Thurs - Knee - 3/29/17 Ingram sat out the previous game as he is dealing with right patellar tendinitis and is not expected to play Thursday against the Timberwolves.
Luol Deng SF out for season - Coach's Decision - 3/15/17 Deng has been shut down for the remainder of the season as the organization has decided to give the majority of playing time to their younger players.
Timofey Mozgov C out for season - Coach's Decision - 3/14/17 Mozgov will miss the remainder of the season as the organization has shut him down in favor of giving his younger teammates a closer look.
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JaMychal Green PF Ques Fri - Shoulder - 3/29/17 Green sat out the previous game as he is bothered by soreness in his left shoulder and it has yet to be determined if he will participate in Friday's contest against the Mavericks.
Andrew Harrison PG Ques Fri - Ankle - 3/29/17 Harrison left the last game due to a right ankle injury and it is uncertain if it will deter him from playing against the Mavericks on Friday.
Marc Gasol C Ques Fri - Foot - 3/29/17 Gasol has been held out of the previous three games due to a left foot strain and it is unknown if he will return to the lineup Friday against the Mavericks.
Chandler Parsons SF out for season - Knee - 3/19/17 Parsons will have surgery to repair a partially torn meniscus in his left knee and will be shut down for the remainder of the season.
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Dion Waiters SG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 3/19/17 Waiters sustained a sprained left ankle is in danger of missing the remainder of the regular season.
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.
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Michael Beasley SF Ques Fri - Knee - 3/29/17 Beasley has been out of action due to a sprained left knee and it is unknown if he will return to the court against the Pistons on Friday.
John Henson C Early April - Thumb - 3/25/17 Henson has a sprained left thumb and is expected to remain sidelined until the beginning of April.
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.
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Nemanja Bjelica PF out for season - Foot - 3/21/17 Bjelica suffered a fractured navicular bone in his left foot and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Adreian Payne PF Out indefinitely - Illness - 3/19/17 Payne has not played since the beginning of February due to a blood disorder known as thrombocytopenia and it is unclear when he will be able to return to game action.
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.
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Omer Asik C out for season - Infection - 3/24/17 Asik has been out of action due to a bacterial infection and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Quincy Pondexter SG out for season - Knee - 3/24/17 Pondexter had arthroscopic left knee surgery and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
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Derrick Rose PG Prob Fri - Knee - 3/29/17 Rose sat out the previous game due to left knee soreness but is expected to suit up Friday against the Heat.
Lance Thomas SF Ques Fri - Hip - 3/29/17 Thomas has missed the last four games due to right hip soreness and it is uncertain if he will be available for Friday's tilt against the Heat.
Joakim Noah C out for season - Suspension - 3/29/17 Noah has been issued a 20-game suspension for violating the league's anti-drug program and will miss the remainder of the season as a result.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Jeff Green SF Ques Fri - Back - 3/29/17 Green has been held out of the previous four games due to back spasms and it is unclear if he will return against the Celtics on Friday.
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Robert Covington SF Ques Fri - Knee - 3/29/17 Covington was held out of the previous game due to a right knee injury and it is unclear if it will prevent him from suiting up Friday against the Cavaliers.
Tiago Splitter C Ques Fri - Calf - 3/29/17 Splitter was absent from the lineup during the last game due to a calf injury and his availability against the Cavaliers on Friday is in question.
Sergio Rodriguez PG Early April - Hamstring - 3/28/17 Rodriguez is bothered by a left hamstring strain and will be re-evaluated after a week to determine his status going forward.
Jahlil Okafor C Out indefinitely - Knee - 3/27/17 Okafor is coping with soreness in his right knee and there is no timetable for a return.
Joel Embiid C out for season - Knee - 3/25/17 Embiid had surgery to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee and will miss the remainder of the season.
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.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Devin Booker SG Ques Thurs - Ankle - 3/28/17 Booker was held out of the last game due to an ankle injury and his status against the Clippers on Thursday is in question.
Leandro Barbosa SG Ques Thurs - Hamstring - 3/28/17 Barbosa has sat out the previous two games due to a left hamstring injury and it is uncertain if he will play against the Clippers on Thursday.
Eric Bledsoe PG out for season - Coach's Decision - 3/17/17 Bledsoe has been shut down for the remainder of the season so that the organization can give extended playing time to the team's younger players.
Brandon Knight PG out for season - Back - 3/16/17 Knight is experiencing back spasms and is likely to miss the remainder of the season.
Tyson Chandler C out for season - Coach's Decision - 3/18/17 Chandler has been shut down for the remainder of the season as the organization will give extended playing time to the team's younger players.
Dragan Bender PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 3/21/17 Bender had arthroscopic surgery to remove a bone spur in his right ankle and is without a definitive timetable for return.
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Ed Davis PF out for season - Shoulder - 3/7/17 Davis underwent season-ending arthroscopic left shoulder surgery to fix an injured labrum.
Festus Ezeli C out for season - Knee - 3/8/17 Ezeli had season-ending surgery to repair his left knee that has plagued him the entire 2016-17 season.
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Arron Afflalo SG Ques Fri - Personal - 3/30/17 Afflalo has missed the last two games while tending to a personal matter and it is undetermined if he will rejoin the team for Friday's matchup against the Pelicans.
Malachi Richardson SG out for season - Hamstring - 3/26/17 Richardson is recuperating from a partial tear of the right hamstring and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
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.
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Dejounte Murray PG Mid April - Groin - 3/19/17 Murray is expected to miss the next two-to-three weeks due to a left groin injury.
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Kyle Lowry PG Mid April - Wrist - 3/30/17 Lowry is progressing in his rehabilitation program after having surgery to remove loose bodies from his right wrist but is not expected to return to game action until the middle of April.
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Raul Neto PG Ques Fri - Groin - 3/30/17 Neto was held out of the last game due to a groin injury and it is uncertain if he will play against the Wizards on Friday.
George Hill PG Ques Fri - Groin - 3/30/17 Hill sat out the previous game due to strained right groin muscle and it is unclear if it will impede his availability for Friday's tilt against the Wizards.
Derrick Favors PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 3/16/17 Favors has a bone contusion in his left knee and it is unknown as to how much time he will be forced to miss.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.