National Basketball Association
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Thabo Sefolosha SF Ques Fri - Groin - 2/22/17 Sefolosha has been sidelined with a groin injury since the end of January and his status is unclear for Friday's game against the Heat.
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Jaylen Brown SF Ques Fri - Hip - 2/18/17 Brown has been held out the past three games with a right hip strain and it is unknown if he will suit up Friday against the Raptors.
Avery Bradley SG Ques Fri - Achilles - 2/18/17 Bradley has been sidelined since January with lingering Achilles soreness but is nearing a return to the lineup and could play against the Raptors on Friday.
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.
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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 Ques Fri - Ankle - 2/18/17 Acy sat out his fifth-consecutive game with a sprained left ankle and his status is undetermined for Friday's game against the Nuggets.
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Cody Zeller C Ques Thurs - Quadricep - 2/22/17 Zeller has been sidelined with a quadriceps injury and his status for Thursday's contest against the Pistons 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.
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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.
Dwyane Wade SG Ques Fri - Wrist - 2/18/17 Wade sat out his third-consecutive game with a right wrist contusion and it is unknown if he will take part in Friday's matchup against the Suns.
Paul Zipser SF Ques Fri - Ankle - 2/18/17 Zipser has tendinitis in his left ankle and his status against the Suns on Friday is uncertain.
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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.
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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.
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Wilson Chandler SF Prob Thurs - Illness - 2/21/17 Chandler has missed the past two games as he is dealing with an illness but is likely to suit up against the Kings on Thursday.
Darrell Arthur PF Ques Thurs - Illness - 2/22/17 Aruthur is dealing with an illness and his availability against the Kings on Thursday is in question.
Emmanuel Mudiay PG Ques Thurs - Back - 2/22/17 Mudiay is sidelined with a lingering back injury and it is unclear if he will take part in Thursday's game against the Kings.
Danilo Gallinari SF Ques Thurs - Groin - 2/22/17 Gallinari has a left groin strain and his status is unclear for Thursday's contest against the Kings.
Kenneth Faried PF Doub Thurs - Ankle - 2/22/17 Faried has missed the last four games with an ankle injury and is not expected to suit up against the Kings on Thursday.
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Beno Udrih PG Ques Thurs - Ankle - 2/22/17 Udrih has an ankle injury and his status is uncertain for Thursday's game against the Hornets.
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Zaza Pachulia C Ques Thurs - Shoulder - 2/22/17 Pachulia has been sidelined with a strained rotator cuff and his status for Thursday's game against the Clippers is unclear.
David West PF Ques Thurs - Thumb - 2/22/17 West has been sidelined since the middle of January with a non-displaced fracture in his left thumb and his status for Thursday's game against the Clippers has yet to be determined.
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Patrick Beverley PG Prob Thurs - Groin - 2/21/17 Beverley was forced from the last game due to a strained left groin but is likely to suit up against the Pelicans on Thursday.
Lou Williams SG Doub Thurs - Acquired - 2/22/17 Williams is not expected to be available against the Pelicans on Thursday as it is unlikely that he takes his physical prior to the game.
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Lavoy Allen PF Ques Fri - Knee - 2/18/17 Allen has sat out the past three games due to right knee soreness and it is unclear if he will be available against the Grizzlies on Friday.
Thaddeus Young PF Ques Fri - Wrist - 2/18/17 Young has been sidelined with a left wrist sprain and his status against the Grizzlies on Friday is uncertain.
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Chris Paul PG Ques Thurs - Thumb - 2/22/17 Paul has been granted medical clearance to play after recovering from surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb. His status for Thursday's game against the Warriors has yet to be determined.
Brice Johnson PF Out indefinitely - Back - 1/15/17 Johnson is recovering from a herniated disc in his lower back but has resumed shooting drills and is gearing up to make his season debut in the coming weeks.
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No injuries to report.
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No injuries to report.
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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.
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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.
Roy Hibbert C Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/15/17 Hibbert is sidelined with a lingering knee injury and will miss an undetermined amount of game action.
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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.
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Omri Casspi SF Ques Thurs - Calf - 2/22/17 Casspi has been sidelined since the middle of January due to a strained plantaris tendon in his right calf and his availability for Thursday's game against the Rockets is in question.
Dante Cunningham PF Ques Thurs - Personal - 2/17/17 Cunningham has missed the last two games while tending to a personal matter and it is uncertain if he will suit up for Thursday's contest against the Rockets.
Terrence Jones PF Ques Thurs - Thumb - 2/17/17 Jones has been sidelined for four-straight games with a sprained right thumb and it is yet to be determined if he will be available against the Rockets on Thursday.
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.
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Courtney Lee SG Prob Thurs - Illness - 2/22/17 Lee is expected to suit up against the Cavaliers on Thursday despite coming down with an illness.
Brandon Jennings PG Ques Thurs - Achilles - 2/17/17 Jennings sat out the last game due to a sore left Achilles and his status for Thursday's matchup against the Cavaliers is in question.
Joakim Noah C Out Thurs - Hamstring - 2/21/17 Noah has been held out of the previous five games due to soreness in his left hamstring and will not rejoin the lineup against the Cavaliers on Thursday.
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Enes Kanter C Mid March - Forearm - 1/29/17 Kanter suffered a fractured right forearm and is expected be sidelined for up to two months.
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C.J. Watson PG Doub Thurs - Achilles - 2/22/17 Watson was forced from the last game due to a sore right Achilles and it will likely prevent him from suiting up Thursday against the Trail Blazers.
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.
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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.
Joel Embiid C Doub Fri - Knee - 2/22/17 Embiid has been out of action due to a minor meniscus tear in his left knee and is not expected to take part in Friday's game against the Wizards.
Tiago Splitter C Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 2/22/17 Splitter is sidelined with a Grade 2 hamstring strain and there is no timetable for him returning to the court.
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 indefinitely - Foot - 2/17/17 Simmons had surgery to repair an acute Jones fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot. Team officials expect him to play sometime this season but have yet to announce a return date.
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P.J Tucker SF Ques Fri - Back - 2/18/17 Tucker sustained a back injury in the previous game and his status against the Bulls on Friday is uncertain.
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.
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Al-Farouq Aminu SF Out Thurs - Knee - 2/22/17 Aminu was held out of the previous game due to a left knee sprain and will not be available Thursday against the Magic.
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.
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Arron Afflalo SG Prob Thurs - Hamstring - 2/21/17 Afflalo was lifted from the previous game due to right hamstring and glute stiffness but is expected to participate in Thursday's tilt against the Nuggets.
Ty Lawson PG Prob Thurs - Groin - 2/21/17 Lawson missed his fourth-consecutive game due to a strained left adductor muscle but is likely to suit up against the Nuggets on Thursday.
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.
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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 Ques Fri - Finger - 2/18/17 Gasol underwent surgery to fix the fourth metacarpal in his left hand but is ahead of schedule in his rehabilitation and is aiming to return to the court Friday against the Clippers.
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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.
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Rodney Hood SG Ques Fri - Knee - 2/18/17 Hood suffered a bone contusion and a Grade 1 LCL sprain in his right knee. It is unclear if he will be ready to play against the Bucks on Friday.
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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.