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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Malcolm Delaney PG Ques Mon - Knee - 2/23/18 Delaney missed the last game with a knee injury and it is unclear if he will play against the Lakers on Monday.
Antonius Cleveland SG Ques Mon - Ankle - 2/23/18 Cleveland missed the last game with an ankle injury and his status for Monday's matchup with the Lakers is uncertain.
Ersan Ilyasova PF Ques Mon - Shoulder - 2/23/18 Ilyasova has missed the previous two games with a sprained shoulder and it is unknown if he will return on Monday against the Lakers.
Tyler Cavanaugh SF Ques Mon - Ankle - 2/23/18 Cavanaugh has a sprained right ankle and it is unclear if he will play against the Lakers on Monday.
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Aron Baynes C Ques Sat - Elbow - 2/24/18 Baynes left the last game with left elbow soreness and it is unknown if he will suit up for Saturday's matchup with the Knicks.
Shane Larkin PG Ques Sat - Knee - 2/23/18 Larkin is sidelined with soreness in his right knee and it is unclear if he will return to the lineup on Saturday against the Knicks.
Gordon Hayward SF out for season - Ankle - 1/28/18 Hayward is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair a dislocated left ankle and fractured tibia.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jahlil Okafor C Ques Mon - Calf - 2/22/18 Okafor has been held out of the previous two games due to tightness in his left calf and it is undetermined if he will play against the Bulls on Monday.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson SF Ques Mon - Groin - 2/22/18 Hollis-Jefferson is sidelined with a right groin strain and it is unclear if he will return Monday against the Bulls.
Caris LeVert SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/22/18 LeVert is dealing with a sprained right knee and concussion-like symptoms. There is no timetable for return.
Jeremy Lin PG out for season - Knee - 10/19/17 Lin ruptured the patellar tendon in his right knee and will likely miss the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Robin Lopez C Out Sat - Coach's Decision - 2/24/18 Lopez will not dress for Saturday's contest against the Timberwolves.
Justin Holiday SG Out Sat - Coach's Decision - 2/24/18 Holiday will get the day off for Saturday's game against the Timberwolves.
Paul Zipser SF Out Sat - Foot - 2/24/18 Zipser departed the last game due to pain in his left foot and will not suit up against the Timberwolves on Saturday.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jordan Clarkson PG Prob Sun - Head - 2/24/18 Clarkson suffered a head injury last game but is expected to be back in the lineup for Sunday's matchup against the Spurs.
Kevin Love PF Late March - Finger - 1/30/18 Love suffered a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal in his left hand and is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks.
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Dirk Nowitzki PF Ques Sat - Back - 2/24/18 Nowitzki suffered a back injury and exited the last game and it is unclear if he will be back in the lineup for Saturday's matchup against the Jazz.
Nerlens Noel C Early March - Thumb - 2/21/18 Noel had surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb and it is uncertain if he will return by the beginning of March.
Dorian Finney-Smith SF Out indefinitely - Quadricep - 2/12/18 Finney-Smith has lingering tendinitis in his quadriceps and is likely to miss an extended length of time.
Seth Curry SG out for season - Leg - 2/7/18 Curry will have surgery on his left tibia and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Richard Jefferson SF Ques Sun - Wrist - 2/24/18 Jefferson has sat out the previous two games with wrist soreness his status for Sunday's matchup against the Rockets is uncertain.
Kenneth Faried PF Ques Sun - Personal - 2/24/18 Faried is away from the team for personal reasons and it is unknown if he will return against the Rockets on Sunday.
Torrey Craig SG Ques Sun - Hamstring - 2/24/18 Craig missed his third-straight game due to a left hamstring injury and it is unclear if he will return on Sunday against the Rockets.
Paul Millsap PF Mid March - Wrist - 2/7/18 Millsap had surgery to fix a torn ligament in his left wrist and is expected to be sidelined until the middle of March.
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Reggie Jackson PG Early March - Ankle - 2/9/18 Jackson has been diagnosed with a Grade 3 right ankle sprain and will likely be sidelined until the beginning of March.
Jon Leuer PF out for season - Ankle - 1/20/18 Leuer will likely miss the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair a left ankle sprain.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Draymond Green PF Prob Sat - Shoulder - 2/24/18 Green is dealing with a shoulder injury but is expected to be in the lineup for Saturday's matchup against the Thunder.
Jordan Bell PF Doub Sat - Ankle - 2/23/18 Bell is recovering from inflammation in his left ankle and is unlikely to return to the lineup Saturday against the Thunder.
Patrick McCaw SG Mid March - Wrist - 2/14/18 McCaw has a fracture in his left wrist and will likely need four weeks to heal.
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Eric Gordon SG Doub Sun - Illness - 2/24/18 Gordon sat out the previous game with an illness and is not expected to play against the Nuggets on Sunday.
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Darren Collison PG Early March - Knee - 2/21/18 Collison is set to have arthroscopic left knee surgery and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
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Danilo Gallinari SF Ques Tues - Hand - 2/24/18 Gallinari missed the last game with a bruised right hand and it is unclear if he will play against the Nuggets on Tuesday.
Avery Bradley SG Out indefinitely - Hernia - 2/23/18 Bradley has an athletic pubalgia in his groin region and will miss an unknown length of time.
Jawun Evans PG Out indefinitely - Abdominal - 2/5/18 Evans has been held out of action while dealing with an abdominal strain and a groin strain. It is unclear when he will be returning to the lineup.
C.J. Williams PG Out indefinitely - Ankle - 1/13/18 Williams has a right ankle sprain and has been sent to the G League to rehab.
Patrick Beverley PG out for season - Knee - 1/22/18 Beverley had season-ending surgery to repair a micro-fracture and torn meniscus in his right knee.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Lonzo Ball PG Out Sat - Rest - 2/24/18 Ball will not suit up for Saturday's game against the Kings as he will be given the day to rest.
Channing Frye PF Early March - Appendix - 2/22/18 Frye underwent an appendectomy and is expected to miss at least five games.
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Tyreke Evans SG Out Sat - Ribs - 2/24/18 Evans left the last game with a right rib injury and will not play in Saturday's game against the Heat.
Chandler Parsons SF Out Sat - Illness - 2/24/18 Parsons missed the last game with an illness and will not play in Saturday's matchup with the Heat.
Wayne Selden SG Out Sat - Knee - 2/24/18 Selden has sat out the last three games with right knee soreness and will not return against the Heat on Saturday.
Mike Conley PG out for season - Achilles - 1/27/18 Conley is expected to miss the remainder of the season due to a small bone protrusion in his left heel.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kelly Olynyk C Ques Sat - Shoulder - 2/24/18 Olynyk has a left shoulder strain and it is unknown if he will be back in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Grizzlies.
Dion Waiters SG out for season - Ankle - 1/23/18 Waiters had season-ending surgery to repair instability in his left ankle and a pre-existing navicular bone fracture.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tyler Zeller C Ques Sun - Illness - 2/23/18 Zeller missed the last game with an illness and it is unclear if he will play against the Pelicans on Sunday.
Matthew Dellavedova PG Early March - Ankle - 2/6/18 Dellavedova sprained his right ankle and is expected to need three-to-four weeks to recover.
Malcolm Brogdon SG Late March - Quadricep - 2/2/18 Brogdon has a partially torn left quadriceps tendon and is expected to need six-to-eight weeks to recover.
Mirza Teletovic PF Early April - Lung - 2/5/18 Teletovic had surgery on his right knee and will remain sidelined for at least another two months due to pulmonary emboli in both of his lungs.
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Jimmy Butler SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/24/18 Butler suffered a right meniscus injury and will miss an undetermined length of time.
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DeMarcus Cousins C out for season - Achilles - 1/31/18 Cousins had surgery to fix a ruptured left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Alexis Ajinca C out for season - Knee - 12/7/17 Ajinca had surgery on his right patellar tendon. He is expected to need four-to-six months to recover and will likely miss the remainder of the season.
Frank Jackson PG Early March - Foot - 2/21/18 Jackson had surgery to repair a broken right foot and is unlikely to return until the beginning of March.
Solomon Hill SF Early March - Hamstring - 2/21/18 Hill underwent surgery for a torn hamstring and it is uncertain if he will return sometime in March.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Frank Ntilikina PG Prob Sat - Knee - 2/24/18 Ntilikina is battling a knee injury but is expected to play in Saturday's tilt against the Celtics.
Kristaps Porzingis PF out for season - Knee - 2/14/18 Porzingis had surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Ron Baker SG out for season - Shoulder - 2/7/18 Baker had season-ending surgery to repair a dislocated right shoulder and torn labrum.
Joakim Noah C out for season - Personal - 2/22/18 Noah and the organization have come to an agreement that he will not be involved in team activities for the remainder of the season.
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Andre Roberson SG out for season - Knee - 1/28/18 Roberson ruptured his left patellar tendon and will require surgery to repair the injury. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
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Jonathon Simmons SF Prob Sat - Ankle - 2/23/18 Simmons left the previous game due to a left ankle injury but is expected to be available against the 76ers on Saturday.
Marreese Speights PF Out Sat - Personal - 2/23/18 Speights will not be available Saturday against the 76ers or Monday against the Thunder while he tends to a personal matter.
Jonathan Isaac PF Out indefinitely - Ankle - 2/3/18 Isaac will miss an unknown length of time while he recovers from a right ankle sprain.
Terrence Ross SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/30/17 Ross sustained a sprained MCL and non-displaced fracture of the tibia plateau in his right knee and will likely require an extended absence to recover.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Demetrius Jackson PG Ques Sat - Groin - 2/22/18 Jackson sat out the last game with a left adductor strain and it is uncertain if he will play Saturday against the Magic.
Justin Anderson SG Early March - Ankle - 2/21/18 Anderson has a high-ankle sprain and will need at least seven-to-10 days to recover.
Furkan Korkmaz SG Early March - Foot - 2/21/18 Korkmaz has been sidelined by a lisfranc injury and is expected to be out of action until the at the least the beginning of March.
Markelle Fultz PG Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 2/15/18 Fultz is recovering from a scapular muscle imbalance and soreness in his right shoulder. He is in jeopardy of missing the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tyler Ulis PG Prob Sat - Back - 2/24/18 Ulis missed the last game with a back injury but is expected to suit up for Saturday's matchup with the Trail Blazers.
Tyson Chandler C Doub Sat - Neck - 2/24/18 Chandler has sat out the previous two games due to neck spasms and is not expected to play against the Trail Blazers on Saturday.
Alan Williams PF Late March - Knee - 9/25/17 Williams had surgery to repair a partial tear to the meniscus in his right knee and is expected to miss six months as a result.
Brandon Knight PG out for season - Knee - 8/26/17 Knight had surgery for a torn ACL and will miss the entire 2017-18 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
CJ Wilcox SG Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/11/18 Wilcox had right knee surgery and is rehabbing with the team's NBA G League affiliate. It is unknown when he will rejoin the lineup.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Skal Labissiere PF Prob Sat - Shoulder - 2/24/18 Labissiere is dealing with a shoulder injury but is expected to play against the Lakers on Saturday.
Frank Mason PG Prob Sat - Heel - 2/24/18 Mason is nursing a heel injury but is expected to be in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Lakers.
De'Aaron Fox PG Prob Sat - Eye - 2/24/18 Fox sat out the last game with a case of conjunctivitis but is expected to take part in Saturday's tilt against the Lakers.
Kosta Koufos C Ques Sat - Illness - 2/23/18 Koufos was absent form the lineup during the previous game due to an illness and it is undetermined if he will be available against the Lakers on Saturday.
Iman Shumpert SG Out indefinitely - Foot - 2/8/18 Shumpert is battling plantar fasciitis in his left foot and there is no timetable for recovery.
Harry Giles PF out for season - Knee - 1/18/18 Giles is recovering from surgery on both knees and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Manu Ginobili SG Ques Sun - Sternum - 2/24/18 Ginobili is nursing a bruised sternum and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Cavaliers on Sunday.
Kawhi Leonard SF Out indefinitely - Quadricep - 2/21/18 Leonard is in danger of missing the remainder of the season while he recovers from tendinopathy in his right quadriceps.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Raul Neto PG Out Sat - Ankle - 2/24/18 Neto is nursing an ankle injury and will not play in Saturday's game against the Mavericks.
Thabo Sefolosha SF out for season - Knee - 1/17/18 Sefolosha had season-ending surgery to repair an MCL injury to his right knee.
Dante Exum PG Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 10/24/17 Exum had surgery to stabilize the AC joint in his left shoulder and is without a definitive timetable for return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Smith PF Ques Sun - Illness - 2/23/18 Smith has missed the last three games with an illness and it is unclear if he will be available for Sunday's matchup with the 76ers.
John Wall PG Late March - Knee - 1/30/18 Wall is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks of action after having surgery on his left knee.