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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Alex Len C Out Sun - Hip - 1/25/20 Len exited the last game with a right hip injury, and he will not face the Wizards on Sunday.
DeAndre' Bembry SG Out Sun - Hand - 1/26/20 Bembry has missed the last two games due to neuritis in his right hand, and he will not rejoin the lineup in time for Sunday's contest against the Wizards.
Chandler Parsons SF out for season - Upper Body - 1/21/20 Parsons is expected to miss the remainder of the season after suffering multiple severe injuries that include a concussion, whiplash and associated disc herniation.
Jabari Parker PF Early Feb - Throat - 1/19/20 Parker had a procedure conducted to correct a right shoulder impingement and is expected to be out until at least the start of February.
Evan Turner SG Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 1/10/20 Turner is sidelined with a right hamstring strain, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
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Marcus Smart PG Prob Sun - Hand - 1/25/20 Smart is expected to play in Sunday's contest against the Pelicans despite a sprained right hand.
Jaylen Brown SG Prob Sun - Ankle - 1/26/20 Brown has been held out of the previous two games with a right ankle sprain but is expected to face the Pelicans on Sunday.
Enes Kanter C Out Sun - Hip - 1/25/20 Kanter missed the last game with a right hip contusion, and will not draw back into the lineup Sunday against the Pelicans.
Jayson Tatum SF Out Sun - Groin - 1/26/20 Tatum missed the previous game with a right groin strain, and he will not suit up Sunday against the Pelicans.
Robert Williams III C Late Feb - Hip - 1/15/20 Williams III has been diagnosed with a bone edema in his left hip. He is expected to be out of action though the All-Star break.
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Kyrie Irving PG Out Sun - Personal - 1/26/20 Irving will not face the Knicks on Sunday due to a personal matter.
DeAndre Jordan C Out Sun - Finger - 1/26/20 Jordan suffered a dislocated right middle finger, and will not return for Sunday's matchup versus the Knicks.
Kevin Durant SF out for season - Achilles - 9/24/19 Durant is expected to sit out the entire 2019-20 season while rehabbing from surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon.
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No injuries to report.
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Ryan Arcidiacono PG Prob Mon - Elbow - 1/26/20 Arcidiacono is dealing with discomfort in his right elbow, but he is expected to be in the lineup Monday against the Spurs.
Chandler Hutchison SF Prob Mon - Shoulder - 1/26/20 Hutchison has soreness in his right shoulder, but he is expected to be active Monday against the Spurs.
Tomas Satoransky SG Prob Mon - Ankle - 1/26/20 Satoransky has been dealing with left ankle soreness, but he is expected to suit up Monday versus the Spurs.
Lauri Markkanen PF Mid March - Pelvis - 1/24/20 Markkanen is sidelined with a stress reaction in his right pelvis and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Daniel Gafford PF Mid Feb - Thumb - 1/15/20 Gafford is expected to miss two to four weeks due to a dislocated right thumb.
Wendell Carter Jr. C Late Feb - Ankle - 1/16/20 Carter Jr. is sidelined with a high right ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Max Strus PG out for season - Knee - 12/29/19 Strus will miss the remainder of the season while recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee.
Otto Porter Jr. SF Mid Feb - Foot - 12/27/19 Porter is sidelined with a left foot fracture. He is expected to be held out of action until sometime in February.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kevin Porter Jr. SG Prob Mon - Knee - 1/26/20 Porter Jr. has been recovering from a sprained left knee, and he is expected to suit up Monday versus the Pistons.
Brandon Knight PG Mid Feb - Knee - 1/26/20 Knight is sidelined with a sore left knee, and is not expected to play until the middle of February.
Ante Zizic C Out indefinitely - Illness - 1/22/20 Zizic is suffering from a vestibular condition. A timetable for return has yet to be established.
Dylan Windler SG out for season - Shin - 1/13/20 Windler is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season after surgery to repair a left tibial stress reaction.
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Ryan Broekhoff SG Prob Mon - Knee - 1/26/20 Broekhoff has been sidelined with a fracture of the proximal head of his left fibula. He is expected to be ready to return Monday against the Thunder.
Willie Cauley-Stein C Ques Mon - Acquired - 1/25/20 Cauley-Stein was recently acquired through a trade, and it is unknown if he will suit up for his new team against the Thunder on Monday.
Dwight Powell PF out for season - Achilles - 1/22/20 Powell suffered a ruptured right Achilles tendon and will miss the remainder of the season.
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Mason Plumlee PF Late Feb - Foot - 1/22/20 Plumlee has a cuboid injury in his right foot and will likely require four to six weeks to heal.
Jamal Murray SG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/16/20 Murray is sidelined with a left ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss several games.
Paul Millsap PF Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/19/20 Millsap is out of commission with a left knee contusion, and the severity of the ailment is unknown.
Bol Bol C Out indefinitely - Oblique - 12/15/19 Bol is recovering from left foot surgery, and it is undetermined when he will make his season debut.
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Derrick Rose PG Prob Mon - Knee - 1/26/20 Rose will likely take on the Cavaliers on Monday despite soreness in his right knee.
Reggie Jackson PG Ques Mon - Back - 1/26/20 Jackson missed the last game due to soreness in his back, and it is unclear if he will be active Monday against the Cavaliers.
Tony Snell SG Ques Mon - Illness - 1/26/20 Snell has sat out the last two games due to an illness, and it is unknown if he will be available to face the Cavaliers on Monday.
Blake Griffin PF out for season - Knee - 1/22/20 Griffin had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season.
Luke Kennard SG Late Feb - Knee - 1/14/20 Kennard is dealing with bilateral knee soreness, and he is not expected to return until at least the end of February.
Khyri Thomas SG Early Feb - Foot - 1/19/20 Thomas is recovering from surgery on the fifth metatarsal of his right foot and is expected to be out until at least the beginning of February.
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Kevon Looney PF Ques Tues - Abdominal - 1/25/20 Looney is idle with left abdominal soreness, and it is unknown if he will return to the floor Tuesday against the 76ers.
Stephen Curry PG Early March - Hand - 1/19/20 Curry had surgery on the second metacarpal on his left hand. He is making progress in his rehabilitation, and he is aiming to return to action March 1 against the Wizards.
Klay Thompson SG out for season - Knee - 10/22/19 Thompson is recovering from a torn ACL in his left knee and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
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James Harden SG Out Sun - Thigh - 1/26/20 Harden sustained a left thigh contusion in the previous game, and he will not be able to suit up against the Nuggets on Sunday.
Gerald Green SG Early May - Foot - 11/12/19 Green is expected to miss six months after having surgery to repair a left cuneiform fracture.
Nene C Out indefinitely - Groin - 11/1/19 Nene is sidelined with a left adductor strain, and there is currently no timetable for return.
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Goga Bitadze C Prob Sun - Illness - 1/25/20 Bitadze missed the previous game ailing from an illness, but it is likely he will be available against the Trail Blazers on Sunday.
TJ Leaf PF Ques Sun - Knee - 1/25/20 Leaf sat out the last game with a sore right knee, and it has yet to be established if he will take the floor versus the Trail Blazers on Sunday.
JaKarr Sampson PF Ques Sun - Ankle - 1/25/20 Sampson missed the last game due to a sprained left ankle, and his status for Sunday's clash with the Trail Blazers is hazy.
Myles Turner C Out Sun - Illness - 1/26/20 Turner will not be available against the Trail Blazers on Sunday due to an illness.
Malcolm Brogdon SG Out Sun - Concussion - 1/25/20 Brogdon missed the last game with a concussion. He will not be cleared in time for Sunday's matchup versus the Trail Blazers.
Victor Oladipo SG Out Sun - Knee - 1/25/20 Oladipo is recovering from a ruptured quadriceps tendon in his right knee that cost him most of the 2018-19 season. He is lining up to make his season debut Wednesday versus the Bulls.
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Patrick Patterson PF Ques Sun - Ankle - 1/26/20 Patterson is dealing with a mild left ankle sprain, and it is unclear if he will be available for Sunday's contest against the Magic.
Patrick Beverley PG Out Sun - Groin - 1/26/20 Beverley has been held out of the last two games due to a sore right groin, and he will not be active Sunday against the Magic.
Paul George SF Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 1/20/20 George is out of commission with a left hamstring strain, and it is undetermined when he will return to action.
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JaVale McGee C Ques Tues - Flu - 1/26/20 McGee has been absent from the lineup during the last two games with flu-like symptoms, and it is unclear if he will suit up for Tuesday's matchup versus the Clippers.
DeMarcus Cousins C out for season - Knee - 1/22/20 Cousins suffered a torn ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
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Jae Crowder SF Out Sun - Knee - 1/26/20 Crowder is dealing with right knee soreness and will not suit up Sunday against the Suns.
Grayson Allen SG Out Sun - Hip - 1/25/20 Allen left the last game with a sore left hip, and he will not be in the lineup versus the Suns on Sunday.
Bruno Caboclo SF Late Feb - Knee - 1/22/20 Caboclo is sidelined due to a hyperextended left knee, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Andre Iguodala SG Out indefinitely - Personal - 10/2/19 Iguodala will not report to the team as both parties have agreed to explore a trade.
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Bam Adebayo C Prob Mon - Ankle - 1/26/20 Adebayo will likely suit up against the Magic on Monday despite soreness in his right ankle.
Jimmy Butler PF Ques Mon - Ankle - 1/25/20 Butler exited the previous game with a sprained right ankle, and his status for Monday's clash with the Magic is unknown.
Goran Dragic PG Ques Mon - Calf - 1/24/20 Dragic missed the last game with a sore left calf, and it is unclear if he will play Monday against the Magic.
Kendrick Nunn PG Ques Mon - Achilles - 1/24/20 Nunn missed the last game due to a sore left Achilles, and it is uncertain if he will be active for Monday's contest against the Magic.
Justise Winslow SF Early Feb - Back - 1/19/20 Winslow is sidelined with a bone bruise in his lower back, and he is likely to be out until at least the start of February.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Sterling Brown SG Ques Tues - Illness - 1/24/20 Brown missed the last game due to illness, and his status is unclear for Tuesday's clash against the Wizards.
Robin Lopez C Ques Tues - Illness - 1/24/20 Lopez missed his third straight game due to illness, and it is unknown if he will be available for Tuesday's clash with the Wizards.
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Allen Crabbe SG Ques Mon - Knee - 1/25/20 Crabbe exited the previous game due to a left knee injury, and it is uncertain if he will be available for Monday's contest against the Kings.
Jake Layman SF Out indefinitely - Toe - 12/5/19 Layman is sidelined due to a left toe sprain, and team officials have yet to provide a return date.
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Jrue Holiday PG Prob Sun - Knee - 1/25/20 Holiday is expected to play against the Celtics on Sunday despite left knee soreness.
Kenrich Williams SG Out indefinitely - Back - 1/18/20 Williams has been sidelined due to right lower-back soreness, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Darius Miller SF out for season - Achilles - 10/21/19 Miller is recovering from surgery to repair a ruptured right Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
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RJ Barrett SF Early Feb - Ankle - 1/19/20 Barrett suffered a right ankle sprain, and he is expected to be out until at least the early part of February.
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Nerlens Noel C Ques Mon - Face - 1/25/20 Noel is recovering from surgery to repair a fracture to the zygomatic arch of his left cheek. It is uncertain if he will be available for Monday's contest versus the Mavericks.
Danilo Gallinari SF Ques Mon - Thumb - 1/25/20 Gallinari sat out the last game due to left thumb soreness, and it is undetermined if he will play against the Mavericks on Monday.
Terrance Ferguson SG Ques Mon - Personal - 1/25/20 Ferguson has sat out the previous five games due to a personal matter, and it is unknown if he will rejoin the lineup Monday against the Mavericks.
Abdel Nader SF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/24/20 Nader has been sidelined with a left ankle sprain, and it is unclear when he will make his return to the lineup.
Andre Roberson SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/4/19 Roberson is sidelined while recovering from a left knee surgery that plagued him for the entire 2018-19 season. It is uncertain when he will make his season debut.
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D.J. Augustin PG Mid Feb - Knee - 1/16/20 Augustin is anticipated to be out of action for at least three to four weeks with left knee bone irritation.
Jonathan Isaac PF out for season - Knee - 1/22/20 Isaac is expected to miss the remainder of the season due to a posterior lateral corner injury and a medial bone contusion to his left knee.
Al-Farouq Aminu SF Mid April - Knee - 1/8/20 Aminu is recovering from surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. He is expected to miss at least 12 weeks of action.
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Zhaire Smith SG Ques Tues - Ankle - 1/26/20 Smith exited the last game due to a left ankle sprain, and it is uncertain if he will suit up for Tuesday's contest versus the Warriors.
Josh Richardson SG Mid Feb - Hamstring - 1/23/20 Richardson is likely to miss two to three weeks due to a left hamstring strain.
Joel Embiid C Early Feb - Hand - 1/19/20 Embiid sustained a torn radial collateral ligament in his left hand and had surgery. He is expected to be out of commission until at least the beginning of February.
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Aron Baynes C Out indefinitely - Hip - 1/25/20 Baynes has been absent from the lineup due to a sore left hip, and a timetable for return has yet to be established.
Cameron Johnson PF Out indefinitely - Quadricep - 1/25/20 Johnson is sidelined due to a right quadriceps contusion, and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Frank Kaminsky PF Early Feb - Knee - 1/4/20 Kaminsky is sidelined with a right patella stress fracture. He is expected to miss at least four weeks of action.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
CJ McCollum SG Prob Sun - Ankle - 1/25/20 McCollum has missed the last three games with a sprained left ankle, but it is likely he will return Sunday versus the Pacers.
Skal Labissiere PF Early Feb - Knee - 1/8/20 Labissiere is sidelined with a left knee articular cartilage lesion, and he is expected to be out until at least the beginning of February.
Rodney Hood SG out for season - Achilles - 12/8/19 Hood tore his left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season.
Zach Collins PF Early March - Shoulder - 11/5/19 Collins will be out for at least four months after having surgery to repair a dislocated left shoulder.
Jusuf Nurkic C Late Feb - Leg - 1/23/20 Nurkic is recovering from surgeries to repair compact fractures in both his left tibia and fibula. He is expected to be out of action until after the All-Star break.
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Marvin Bagley III PF Ques Mon - Foot - 1/25/20 Bagley III has sat out the last two games due to soreness in his left foot, and it is uncertain if he will be available for Monday's matchup versus the Timberwolves.
Richaun Holmes PF Early Feb - Shoulder - 1/15/20 Holmes is expected to miss at least two to three weeks due to right shoulder soreness.
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DeMarre Carroll SF Prob Sun - Illness - 1/26/20 Carroll has been held out of the last three games due to an illness. He is expected to be healthy enough to return Sunday against the Raptors.
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Rondae Hollis-Jefferson SF day-to-day - Ankle - 1/26/20 Hollis-Jefferson will not return to Sunday's game versus the spurs due to a right ankle sprain.
Patrick McCaw SG Out Sun - Nose - 1/25/20 McCaw missed the last game due to a broken nose, and he will not play Sunday versus the Spurs.
Dewan Hernandez C Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/9/20 Hernandez is out of commission with a right ankle sprain, and it remains to be seen when he will return to the court.
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Emmanuel Mudiay PG Ques Mon - Ankle - 1/25/20 Mudiay sat out the previous game due to right ankle soreness, and it is unclear if he will play Monday against the Rockets.
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Garrison Mathews SG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/8/20 Mathews will miss an extended period due to a right ankle sprain.
Rui Hachimura PF Mid Feb - Groin - 1/22/20 Hachimura has been sidelined with a groin contusion, and he is likely to remain out of the lineup until at least the All-Star break.
Moritz Wagner PF Mid Feb - Ankle - 1/22/20 Wagner has been sidelined due to a left ankle sprain, and he is expected to be out until at least the middle of February.
John Wall PG out for season - Achilles - 7/22/19 Wall has undergone surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.