National Basketball Association
INJURIES  | PLAYERS
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Jeff Teague G Ques Sat - Hamstring - 12/17/14 Teague missed Wednesday's game due to a hamstring injury and is questionable Saturday against the Rockets.
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Marcus Smart G Ques Fri - Achilles - 12/17/14 Smart has an Achilles injury and has missed the last two games. He is questionable Friday against the Timberwolves.
James Young G Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 12/18/14 Young is has a torn muscle in his right shoulder and no return date has been given.
Marcus Thornton G Early Jan - Calf - 12/15/14 Thornton has a small tear in his left calf and is expected to miss the next few weeks.
Vitor Faverani C Late Jan - Knee - 12/10/14 Faverani has been sidelined since October with a knee injury and is expected to return near the end of January.
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Sergey Karasev G Ques Fri - Oblique - 12/17/14 Karasev is dealing with a strained left oblique and missed Wednesday's game. He is questionable Friday against the Cavaliers.
Brook Lopez C Out indefinitely - Back - 12/7/14 Lopez a lower-back strain and it is unclear when he will return to action.
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Lance Stephenson G Out Fri - Groin - 12/18/14 Stephenson has suffered a groin injury and will not play Friday against the 76ers. He will likely miss Saturday's game against the Jazz as well.
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Derrick Rose G Ques Fri - Illness - 12/18/14 Rose missed Thursday's game due to an illness. He remains questionable for Friday's game against the Grizzlies.
Taj Gibson F Ques Fri - Ankle - 12/18/14 Gibson missed Thursday's game because of an injured right ankle. He is questionable to play Friday against the Grizzlies.
Doug McDermott F Late Jan - Knee - 12/15/14 McDermott is expected to miss at least six-to-eight weeks while recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.
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Mike Miller F Prob Fri - Neck - 12/17/14 Miller has passed the leagues concussion protocol but missed Wednesday's game due to a stiff neck. He is expected to return Friday against the Nets.
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Raymond Felton G Ques Sat - Ankle - 12/17/14 Felton is dealing with a right ankle injury and is questionable to return Saturday against the Spurs.
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Danilo Gallinari F Ques Fri - Knee - 12/18/14 Gallinari is questionable to play Friday against the Clippers due to a knee injury.
JaVale McGee C Out indefinitely - Leg - 12/15/14 McGee aggravated his tibia injury and there is no timetable for his return.
Randy Foye G Out indefinitely - Quadricep - 12/10/14 Foye has been sidelined with a tear in his right quad and it is unclear when he will return.
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No injuries to report.
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Andrew Bogut C Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/18/14 Bogut has received treatment for his swollen right knee and no date has been given for his return.
David Lee F Out Thurs - Hamstring - 12/17/14 Lee has been sidelined with a hamstring injury and will not return Thursday against the Thunder.
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Jason Terry G Ques Sat - Personal - 12/18/14 Terry has missed the last two games following the birth of his child. He is questionable to return Saturday against the Hawks.
Francisco Garcia G Ques Sat - Leg - 12/18/14 Garcia has missed the last five games with a right calf strain and is questionable to return Saturday against the Hawks.
Kostas Papanikolaou F Ques Sat - Knee - 12/18/14 Papanikolaou has missed the last six games with a knee injury and is questionable to return Saturday against the Hawks.
Terrence Jones F Out indefinitely - Leg - 11/19/14 Jones has been sidelined with nerve damage in his leg and has no timetable for a return.
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Ian Mahinmi C Early Feb - Foot - 12/7/14 Mahinmi will miss up to eight weeks due to a torn left plantar fascia.
George Hill G Out indefinitely - Quadricep - 12/16/14 Hill has yet to play this season due to a quad tear. He has begun practicing but it is unclear when he will return to game action.
Paul George F Out indefinitely - Leg - 9/3/14 George suffered a broken leg during a team USA scrimmage and will likely miss the entire 2014-15 season.
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Spencer Hawes F Ques Fri - Leg - 12/18/14 Hawes injured his leg Friday and has not played since. He is questionable to return Friday against the Nuggets.
Reggie Bullock G Ques Fri - Ankle - 12/18/14 Bullock has missed the last seven games due to an ankle injury and is questionable to return Friday against the Nuggets.
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Jordan Hill C Ques Fri - Illness - 12/18/14 Hill is questionable to play Friday against the Thunder due to an illness.
Xavier Henry F out for season - Achilles - 11/24/14 Henry ruptured his left Achilles' tendon and will miss the remainder of the season as a result.
Ryan Kelly F Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 11/17/14 Kelly has a torn right hamstring and was expected to miss at least six weeks. He is in danger of missing the rest of the season according to team officials.
Julius Randle F out for season - Leg - 11/5/14 Randle underwent season-ending surgery to repair his broken right tibia.
Steve Nash G out for season - Back - 10/23/14 Nash is dealing with a lingering nerve injury in his back and will miss the entire 2014-15 season.
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Tony Allen G Ques Fri - Eye - 12/18/14 Allen missed Wednesday's game due to a right corneal abrasion and is questionable Friday against the Bulls.
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Danny Granger F Ques Fri - Illness - 12/17/14 Granger is suffering from an illness and missed the last two games. He is questionable to return Friday against the Wizards.
Chris Bosh C Doub Fri - Calf - 12/18/14 Bosh is dealing with a calf strain and is not expected to play Friday against Washington.
Josh McRoberts F Out indefinitely - Knee - 12/15/14 McRoberts could miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn right lateral meniscus in his knee.
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Giannis Antetokounmpo G Ques Thurs - Ankle - 12/18/14 Antetkounmpo did not return to Wednesday's game after rolling his left ankle. He is questionable Thursday against the Kings.
John Henson C Ques Thurs - Ankle - 12/18/14 Henson is out with a sprained foot and has missed the last three games. He is questionable to return Thursday against the Kings.
Ersan Ilyasova F Doub Thurs - Nose - 12/18/14 Ilyasova has been out since December 2nd with a nasal fracture and mild concussion. He is not expected to return Thursday against the Kings.
Jabari Parker F out for season - Knee - 12/16/14 Parker suffered a torn ACL in his left knee and will miss the remainder of the season.
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Kevin Martin G Early Jan - Wrist - 11/25/14 Martin underwent surgery to repair a fractured right wrist and is expected to need six-to-eight weeks to recover.
Ronny Turiaf C out for season - Hip - 12/16/14 Turiaf will miss the remainder of the 2014-15 season following a procedure on his right hip.
Nikola Pekovic C Mid Jan - Wrist - 12/9/14 Pekovic is sidelined with a sprained right wrist and lingering ankle injury and may not return for another four weeks.
Ricky Rubio G Early Jan - Ankle - 11/15/14 Rubio may miss up to eight weeks with a badly sprained left ankle.
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Eric Gordon G Early Jan - Shoulder - 12/9/14 Gordon has a torn labrum in his left shoulder and is about three-to-four weeks away from a possible return.
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Carmelo Anthony F Ques Sat - Knee - 12/18/14 Anthony missed Thurday's game against the Bulls due to soreness in his knee. He is questionable for Saturday's game against the Suns.
J.R. Smith G Ques Sat - Heel - 12/18/14 Smith has missed the last five games with a partially torn left plantar fascia and remains questionable for Saturday's game against the Suns.
Iman Shumpert G Early Jan - Shoulder - 12/14/14 Shumpert has a dislocated left shoulder and will miss at least three weeks.
Cleanthony Early F Early Jan - Knee - 12/10/14 Early has been sidelined since mid-November after undergoing knee surgery. He is expected to return early in the new year.
Andrea Bargnani C Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 12/3/14 Bargnani suffered a calf strain during a workout and there is no timetable for his return.
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Mitch McGary F Early Jan - Leg - 12/17/14 McGary is dealing with a inflammation in his left tibia and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
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Aaron Gordon F Out indefinitely - Foot - 11/16/14 Gordon had surgery to repair the fracture in the 5th metatarsal bone in his left foot. He will be re-evaluated in six-to-eight weeks.
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Furkan Aldemir F Doub Fri - Foot - 12/18/14 Aldemir is dealing with plantar faciitis in his right foot and is not expected to play against the Hornets on Friday.
Jason Richardson G Mid Feb - Knee - 12/4/14 Richardson has lingering issues with his surgically-repaired left knee and has not played since 2012-13. He has been cleared to return to basketball-related activities but it will take months for him to be game ready.
Joel Embiid C Out indefinitely - Foot - 10/9/14 Embiid could miss the 2014-15 season after undergoing surgery on the navicular bone in his right foot.
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No injuries to report.
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Nicolas Batum F Ques Fri - Undisclosed - 12/18/14 Batum is questionable to play Friday against the Spurs after suffering an undisclosed injury last game.
Robin Lopez C Late Jan - Hand - 12/16/14 Lopez has a fractured right hand and is expected to miss six-to-seven weeks.
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Rudy Gay F Prob Thurs - Achilles - 12/18/14 Gay is expected to play Thursday against the Bucks despite an Achilles injury.
DeMarcus Cousins C Prob Thurs - Virus - 12/18/14 Cousins has been out with viral meningitis but will likely return Thursday against the Bucks.
Reggie Evans F Ques Thurs - Leg - 12/17/14 Evans is dealing with hip and knee issues and is questionable for Thursday's game against the Bucks.
Omri Casspi F Doub Thurs - Knee - 12/17/14 Casspi has missed the last three games with a left knee contusion and is not expected to return for Thursday's game against the Bucks.
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Manu Ginobili G Ques Fri - Back - 12/18/14 Ginobili is questionable to play Friday against the Trail Blazers due to a back injury.
Kawhi Leonard F Ques Fri - Hand - 12/18/14 Leonard did not play Wednesday due to a hand injury and is questionable Friday against the Trail Blazers.
Tony Parker G Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 12/18/14 Parker is sidelined with a hamstring injury and no date has been given for his return.
Patrick Mills G Mid Feb - Shoulder - 7/13/14 Mills had surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder and is expected to be sidelined for seven months.
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DeMar DeRozan G Out indefinitely - Groin - 11/30/14 DeRozan suffered a torn left adductor longus tendon and there is no timetable for his return.
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Derrick Favors C Prob Fri - Ankle - 12/18/14 Favors has an ankle injury but will likely play Friday against the Magic.
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Paul Pierce F Ques Fri - Toe - 12/16/14 Pierce has a sore toe on his right foot which caused him to miss Tuesday's game. He is questionable Friday against the Heat.
Martell Webster F Early Jan - Back - 8/7/14 Webster suffered a setback with his recovery from back surgery and may not return until the new year.