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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Bogdan Bogdanovic SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/12/21 Bogdanovic is sidelined with a bone contusion and right knee fracture, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Kris Dunn PG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/27/20 Dunn is recovering from surgery to remove loose cartilage in his right ankle, and it is unknown when he will make his season debut.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Payton Pritchard PG Ques Sun - Knee - 1/22/21 Pritchard was forced from the last game with a right knee injury, and it is undetermined if he will be active Sunday against the Cavaliers.
Aaron Nesmith SG Ques Sun - Back - 1/23/21 Nesmith missed the previous contest due to lower-back spasms, and his status is unclear for Sunday's matchup with the Cavaliers.
Tacko Fall C Ques Sun - Ankle - 1/22/21 Fall has been held out of the last three games with a left ankle sprain, and it is unknown if it will keep him out of action versus the Cavaliers on Sunday.
Carsen Edwards PG Ques Sun - Illness - 1/22/21 Edwards has missed the previous four games as he is going through the NBA's health and safety protocols. It is unknown if he will line up against the Cavaliers on Sunday.
Jayson Tatum SF Early Feb - Illness - 1/21/21 Tatum is quarantining as part of the NBA's health and safety protocols and will miss up to two weeks.
Romeo Langford SG Early Feb - Wrist - 1/21/21 Langford is recovering from wrist surgery, and is targeting an early February return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kevin Durant SF Prob Sat - Achilles - 1/23/21 Durant missed the previous contest due to an Achilles injury, but it is likely that he will be available against the Heat on Saturday.
Spencer Dinwiddie PG out for season - Knee - 12/28/20 Dinwiddie has suffered a partially torn right ACL, and he will miss the remainder of the season.
Nicolas Claxton PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/6/20 Claxton is sidelined with tendinopathy in his right knee, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Grant Riller PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/1/21 Riller has been sidelined with a left knee injury, and his status is in question going forward.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Adam Mokoka SG Ques Sat - Concussion - 1/22/21 Mokoka sat out the last game with a concussion, and it is undetermined if he will suit up against the Lakers on Saturday.
Wendell Carter Jr. C Ques Sat - Thigh - 1/22/21 Carter Jr. was held out the lineup in the previous game due to a thigh contusion, and it is unclear if he will play against the Lakers on Saturday.
Devon Dotson PG Ques Sat - Personal - 1/22/21 Dotson has sat out the previous three games due to a personal matter, and it remains to be seen if he will be in the lineup for Saturday's matchup versus the Lakers.
Luke Kornet PF Ques Sat - Personal - 1/22/21 Kornet has been absent from the lineup during the last three games due to a personal matter, and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against the Lakers.
Chandler Hutchison SF Ques Sat - Personal - 1/22/21 Hutchison has been unavailable after testing positive for COVID-19. He is going through the NBA's health and safety protocols, and it is unknown if he will return against the Lakers on Saturday.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kevin Love PF Early Feb - Calf - 1/21/21 Love is out of commission with a right calf strain, and he is not expected to return until the early part of February.
Matthew Dellavedova PG Out indefinitely - Concussion - 12/31/20 Dellavedova has been sidelined with a concussion, and there is currently no timetable for his return to action.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Maxi Kleber PF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Kleber is sidelined as he is enrolled in the league's health and safety protocol, and there is no timetable for recovery.
Dwight Powell PF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Powell is out of commission while going through the league's health and safety protocols, and it is unknown how long he will be idle.
Dorian Finney-Smith SF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/17/21 Finney-Smith is following the NBA's health and safety protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Josh Richardson SG Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/17/21 Richardson will miss an extended period as he is following the NBA's health and safety protocols.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Greg Whittington SF Early March - Knee - 1/19/21 Whittington is expected to miss four to six weeks after undergoing left knee surgery.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Frank Jackson PG Ques Sat - Ankle - 1/22/21 Jackson has sat out the last four games due to a left ankle sprain, and it is unclear if he will be available Saturday against the 76ers.
Blake Griffin PF Out Sat - Knee - 1/23/21 Griffin is nursing a left knee injury, and he will not take part in Saturday's contest versus the 76ers.
Killian Hayes PG Late March - Hip - 1/20/21 Hayes will miss at least eight weeks of action with a labral tear in his hip.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Marquese Chriss PF out for season - Leg - 12/27/20 Chriss will miss the remainder of the 2020-21 season due to a right syndesmosis ankle injury with a fibular fracture.
Alen Smailagic PF Early Feb - Knee - 1/2/21 Smailagic has a torn right meniscus which requires surgery, and he will be sidelined for at least four weeks.
Klay Thompson SG out for season - Achilles - 11/19/20 Thompson suffered a season-ending tear in his right Achilles.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Christian Wood PF Ques Sat - Ankle - 1/22/21 Wood missed the previous game due to a right ankle sprain, and it is unknown if he will face the Mavericks on Saturday.
Dante Exum PG Ques Sat - Calf - 1/22/21 Exum has sat out the last four games with a right calf strain, and it has yet to be established if he will partake in Saturday's matchup versus the Mavericks.
Victor Oladipo SG Out Sat - Quadricep - 1/23/21 Oladipo is managing a quad injury, and he will not be available against the Mavericks on Saturday.
John Wall PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/22/21 Wall is out of commission due to left knee soreness, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Brodric Thomas PG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/16/21 Thomas has been held out with a right ankle sprain, and it is unknown when he will return to the fold.
Danuel House Jr. SF Out indefinitely - Back - 1/12/21 House Jr. is out of commission with a back injury, and it is unknown how long he will be debilitated.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Caris LeVert SG Out indefinitely - Kidney - 1/16/21 LeVert was found to have a mass on his kidney while undergoing a physical, and will be out indefinitely as further tests are required.
T.J. Warren SF Out indefinitely - Foot - 1/6/21 Warren is recovering from surgery to repair a stress fracture in his left foot. He will be sidelined for an extended period of time.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jay Scrubb PG Out Indefinitely - Foot - 1/10/21 Scrubb is sidelined with a foot injury, and there is no timetable for return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Anthony Davis PF Prob Sat - Ankle - 1/22/21 Davis is expected to be available for Saturday's battle with the Bulls despite a right ankle injury.
LeBron James SF Ques Sat - Ankle - 1/22/21 James is tending to a left ankle injury, and it is undetermined if he will face the Bulls on Saturday.
Kostas Antetokounmpo PF Ques Sat - Knee - 1/21/21 Antetokounmpo has sat out the previous four games with right knee tendinitis, and it is unknown if he will partake in Saturday's tilt against the Bulls.
Jared Dudley SF Out indefinitely - Calf - 1/21/21 Dudley has been out of the lineup with a calf injury, and it is unclear how long he will be debilitated.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jonas Valanciunas C Ques Wed - Illness - 1/21/21 Valanciunas is following the league-mandated health and safety protocol, and it is unclear if he will be available for Wednesday's contest with the Bulls.
Jontay Porter C Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/1/21 Porter has been out of action due to a knee injury, and it is unknown when he will return to the court.
Jaren Jackson Jr. PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/1/21 Jackson. Jr. is sidelined with a knee injury, and there is no clear timetable for his return.
Justise Winslow SF Out indefinitely - Hip - 1/7/21 Winslow has been sidelined with a left hip displacement, and it is unclear when he will return to the court.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Goran Dragic PG Prob Sat - Foot - 1/23/21 Dragic is expected to take on the Nets on Saturday despite a foot injury.
Gabe Vincent SG Prob Sat - Knee - 1/23/21 Vincent sat out the previous contest due to right knee soreness, but it is likely that he will take the court against the Nets on Saturday.
Chris Silva PF Out Sat - Hip - 1/23/21 Silva missed the last game with a strain in his left hip, and he will not be active for Saturday's matchup with the Nets.
Tyler Herro SG Out Sat - Back - 1/23/21 Herro has missed the previous three games due to back spasms, and he will not suit up Saturday versus the Nets.
Jimmy Butler PF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Butler is sidelined while going through the league's health and safety protocols, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Avery Bradley SG Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/20/21 Bradley is out of commission while going through the league's health and safety protocols, and it is unknown how long he will be debilitated.
Meyers Leonard PF Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 1/20/21 Leonard has been idle with a shoulder strain, and he is without a definitive timetable for recovery.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Torrey Craig SF Early Feb - Nose - 1/21/21 Craig had surgery to repair a fractured nose and will miss at least two weeks of action.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Juancho Hernangomez PF Ques Sat - Illness - 1/22/21 Hernangomez is taking part in the league's health and safety protocols, and it is uncertain if he will dress for Saturday's tilt with the Pelicans.
Karl-Anthony Towns C Early Feb - Wrist - 1/21/21 Towns is battling a wrist injury and has tested positive for COVID-19, and he is not expected back until the beginning of February.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Will Magnay C Out indefinitely - Personal - 12/31/20 Magnay has been away from the team and will have to go through the league-mandated protocol prior to taking the court. There is currently no timetable for his return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Austin Rivers PG Ques Sun - Achilles - 1/23/21 Rivers has missed the previous two games with a sore right Achilles, and it is unknown if he will partake in Sunday's match against the Trail Blazers.
Frank Ntilikina PG Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/9/21 Ntilikina will miss an undetermined length of time with a mild right knee sprain.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Al Horford C Ques Sun - Personal - 1/23/21 Horford has sat out the last four games due to personal matters, and it is uncertain if he will be available against the Thunder on Sunday.
Josh Hall SF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/21/21 Hall is sidelined as he is enrolled in the league's health and safety protocol, and there is no timetable for recovery.
Ty Jerome SG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/2/21 Jerome has been sidelined with a left ankle sprain, and it is unknown when he will return to the court.
Trevor Ariza SF Out indefinitely - Personal - 12/6/20 Ariza is tending to a personal matter, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mo Bamba C Ques Sun - Illness - 1/22/21 Bamba is following the league's health and safety protocols, and it is unknown if he will dress for Sunday's game versus the Hornets.
Markelle Fultz PG out for season - Knee - 1/6/21 Fultz will miss the remainder of the season due to a torn left ACL.
Michael Carter-Williams PG Out indefinitely - Foot - 1/15/21 Carter-Williams is sidelined due to a mild bone bruise and sprained ligament, and he will miss an extended period.
Chuma Okeke PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/1/21 Okeke has a bone bruise on his knee, and is expected to be sidelined for multiple weeks.
Al-Farouq Aminu SF Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/1/20 Aminu suffered a setback in his recovery from knee surgery, and there is currently no timetable for his return to the lineup.
Jonathan Isaac PF out for season - Knee - 10/13/20 Isaac is expected to miss the entire 2020-21 season due to a torn ACL and meniscus in his left knee.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mike Scott PF Early Feb - Knee - 1/21/21 Scott is out of commission with right knee soreness, and he is not expected to return until the beginning of February.
Vincent Poirier C Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/19/21 Poirier is going through the NBA'S health and safety protocol, and he will miss an extended period.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Damian Jones C Ques Sat - Illness - 1/23/21 Jones has missed the previous two games due to the league's health and safety protocol, and it is unknown if he will partake in Saturday's matchup against the Nuggets.
Dario Saric SF Ques Sat - Illness - 1/23/21 Saric has missed the previous two games due to NBA's health and safety protocol, and it is unknown if he will suit up Saturday against Nuggets.
Devin Booker SG Doub Sat - Hamstring - 1/23/21 Booker sustained a hamstring injury in the previous game, and he is not expected to dress against the Nuggets on Saturday.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
CJ Elleby SF Prob Sun - Foot - 1/21/21 Elleby was held out of the last game with a left foot strain, but he is likely to take the court Sunday versus the Knicks.
CJ McCollum SG Late Feb - Foot - 1/19/21 McCollum is likely to be out of commission for at least four weeks due to a fractured left foot.
Jusuf Nurkic C Early March - Wrist - 1/20/21 Nurkic is sidelined due to a right wrist fracture, and he is projected to miss at least six weeks.
Zach Collins PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/30/20 Collins is recovering from surgery to repair a left medial malleolus stress fracture. It is unclear when he will make his season debut.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jahmi'us Ramsey PG Ques Wed - Groin - 1/23/21 Ramsey has been held out of the previous four games due to a groin injury, and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Magic on Wednesday.
Hassan Whiteside C Ques Wed - Hip - 1/23/21 Whiteside has sat out the past four games with a strained left hip flexor, and it is up in the air if he will play Wednesday versus the Magic.
DaQuan Jeffries SG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/14/21 Jeffries is sidelined with a Grade 3 left ankle sprain, and there is no timetable for return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Dejounte Murray PG Ques Sun - Ankle - 1/23/21 Murray was lifted from the previous game with a left ankle sprain, and it is unknown if he will play against the Wizards on Sunday.
Keita Bates-Diop SF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/21/21 Bates-Diop has been sidelined with an upper-respiratory infection, and there is no timetable for his return.
Drew Eubanks PF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/14/21 Eubanks is sidelined as he is following the NBA's health and safety protocols, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Derrick White PG Late Feb - Toe - 1/9/21 White is out of commission due to a left toe fracture, and he will miss four to six weeks.
Quinndary Weatherspoon SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/26/20 Weatherspoon is on the mend from offseason knee surgery, and the team has yet to provide a timeline for his return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kyle Lowry PG Ques Sun - Foot - 1/22/21 Lowry missed the previous contest due to soreness in his right foot, and it has yet to be determined if he will face the Pacers on Sunday.
Patrick McCaw SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/22/20 McCaw is recovering from left knee surgery, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Elijah Hughes SG Ques Sat - Ankle - 1/22/21 Hughes sat out the last two games with a sprained left ankle, and it is unclear if he will suit up versus Golden State on Saturday.
Juwan Morgan PF Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/5/21 Morgan is out of commission while going through the NBA's health and safety protocols, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Raul Neto PG Ques Sun - Groin - 1/22/21 Neto is dealing with a groin strain, and it is unknown if he will take the court against the Spurs on Sunday.
Deni Avdija SF Ques Sun - Illness - 1/21/21 Avdija is enrolled in the NBA's health and safety protocol, and it is unknown if he will be available for Saturday's matchup against the Spurs.
Davis Bertans PF Ques Sun - Illness - 1/21/21 Bertans is dealing with the league's health and safety protocols, and it is uncertain if he will partake in Sunday's showdown with the Spurs.
Troy Brown Jr. SG Ques Sun - Illness - 1/21/21 Brown Jr. is going through the NBA's health and safety protocols, and it is up in the air if he will line up against the Spurs on Sunday.
Ish Smith PG Ques Sun - Illness - 1/21/21 Smith is dealing with the league's health and safety protocols, and it is unclear if he will be active for Sunday's tilt with the Spurs.
Rui Hachimura PF Ques Sun - Illness - 1/21/21 Hachimura is going through the league's health and safety protocols, and it has yet to be established if he will be cleared to take on the Spurs on Sunday.
Moritz Wagner PF Ques Sun - Illness - 1/21/21 Wagner is going through the NBA's health and safety protocols, and it remains to be seen if he will face the Spurs on Sunday.
Russell Westbrook PG Ques Sun - Quadricep - 1/21/21 Westbrook was held out of the previous two games with left quad soreness, and it is undetermined if he will take the court versus the Spurs on Sunday.