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  • Clippers beat Jazz to force a Game 7

    4/29/2017 1:05:04 AM
    SALT LAKE CITY -- Chris Paul scored 29 points while DeAndre Jordan added 13 points and 18 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Clippers stave off elimination...
  • Bradley, Celtics blast Bulls, advance to second round

    4/29/2017 12:05:05 AM
    CHICAGO -- As they began to pull away and inch closer to advancing in the Eastern Conference playoffs, the Boston Celtics began to quietly celebrate Friday...
  • Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks

    4/29/2017 12:05:05 AM
    ATLANTA -- The point production is impressive, but Washington coach Scott Brooks said the biggest contribution made by guards John Wall and Bradley Beal...
  • Jazz seek knockout blow vs. Clippers

    4/28/2017 1:05:06 AM
    SALT LAKE CITY -- Veteran leaders were brought to Utah during the offseason to help give the Jazz a final push back into the NBA postseason. Those veterans...
  • Wizards aim to close out series vs. Hawks

    4/28/2017 12:05:06 AM
    ATLANTA -- The Washington Wizards will try to close out their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series with the Atlanta Hawks on Friday by replicating...
  • Leonard scores 29 as Spurs put out Grizzlies

    4/28/2017 12:05:06 AM
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The San Antonio Spurs advanced to the second round of the Western Conference playoffs by defeating the Memphis Grizzlies 103-96 on Thursday...
  • Celtics try to finish off Bulls

    4/28/2017 12:05:06 AM
    CHICAGO -- Even after the Boston Celtics dropped the first two games of their Eastern Conference playoff series against the Chicago Bulls, coach Brad Stevens...
  • DeRozan helps Raptors eliminate Bucks

    4/28/2017 12:05:06 AM
    MILWAUKEE -- All through their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks, the Toronto Raptors were reminded of their not-so-sparkling...
  • Thomas leads Celtics to victory, 3-2 series lead

    4/27/2017 12:05:08 AM
    BOSTON -- Isaiah Thomas scored 11 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter, leading Boston on a late surge that put the Celtics in command of the game and...
  • Grizzlies face must-win situation, host Spurs

    4/27/2017 12:05:08 AM
    If the season is a guide, the San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies will have a Game 7. The home team is undefeated in nine overall meetings this season...
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NBA Injuries

Mavericks Dallas

Name Status Date
Seth Curry Day To Day 4/13/2017
(Shoulder) Curry is hoping to avoid having surgery on his shoulder this offseason, but said its a possibility, according to Tim MacMahon of

Heat Miami

Name Status Date
Justise Winslow Out 3/11/2017
(Shoulder) Winslow is ahead of schedule in his rehab, but he will not return this season, according to Anthony Chiang of Palm Beach Post.
Chris Bosh Out 4/17/2017
(Blood Clots) Bosh said he would not rule out an attempt at a comeback in the NBA, according to a report from the Palm Beach Post.

Trail Blazers Portland

Name Status Date
Festus Ezeli Out For Season 3/8/2017
(Knee) The Trail Blazers announced that Ezeli had surgery on his left knee and will miss the rest of the 2016-2017 season.
Allen Crabbe Day To Day 4/22/2017
(Foot) The Trail Blazers have listed Crabbe as probable for Saturday's (April 22) game three playoff game against the Warriors.
Ed Davis Out For Season 3/8/2017
(Shoulder) The Trail Blazers announced that Davis had successful shoulder surgery and will miss the rest of the 2016-2017 season. Davis is expected to be ready for training camp for the 2017-2018 season.
Jusuf Nurkic Day To Day 4/25/2017
(Leg) Nurkic said he thinks his leg will be fully healed in two-to-three months, according to Joe Freeman of The Oregonian.

Clippers Los Angeles

Name Status Date
Blake Griffin Out For Season 4/22/2017
(Toe) The Clippers announced that Griffin will miss the remainder of the playoffs with an injury to the plantar plate of his right big toe. He's expected to see a foot an ankle specialist.
Diamond Stone Out 4/14/2017
(Knee) The Clippers have listed Stone as OUT for game one of their western conference first round series against the Jazz on Saturday (April 15).

Lakers Los Angeles

Name Status Date
Ivica Zubac Out 3/31/2017
(Ankle) The Lakers announced that the MRI on Zubac's ankle confirmed a right high ankle sprain. The team said he will not play again this season and will be re-evaluated in two weeks.

76ers Philadelphia

Name Status Date
Ben Simmons Out 4/12/2017
(Foot) Simmons has been cleared for 5-on-5 work, according to a report from the Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News.
Robert Covington Out 4/18/2017
(Knee) Covington had surgery to repair a meniscus tear in his right knee Tuesday (April 18) and will need four-to-six weeks to recover, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News.
Jahlil Okafor Out 3/31/2017
(Knee) Okafor has been ruled OUT for the rest of the season, according to Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Enquirer.
Joel Embiid Out 3/25/2017
(Knee) The 76ers announced that Embiid had successful surgery to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee. He's expected to take the summer to rehab to get ready for next season.
Jerryd Bayless Out 4/13/2017
(Wrist) Bayless has been cleared to start increasing his oncourt work, according to Tom Moore of the Bucks County Courier Times.

Jazz Utah

Name Status Date
Rudy Gobert Day To Day 4/29/2017
(Ankle) Gobert suffered a left ankle sprain in Friday's game (April 28), but says he will play in Game 7 on Sunday (April 30) against the Clippers, according to Jody Genessy of the Deseret News.
Alec Burks Day To Day 4/29/2017
(Knee) Burks did not play in Friday's game (April 28).

Grizzlies Memphis

Name Status Date
Chandler Parsons Out For Season 3/19/2017
(Knee) The Grizzlies announced Parsons will have surgery to repair the partial tear of his medial meniscus in his left knee Monday (Mar. 20).
Tony Allen Out 4/21/2017
(Calf) Allen is not in a walking boot anymore, but he is still doubtful to return in the first round of the playoffs, according to Mike Wallace of

Knicks New York

Name Status Date
Derrick Rose Out 4/5/2017
(Knee) The Knicks announced that Rose had surgery to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee and that he will begin basketball activities in 3-6 weeks.
Joakim Noah Out 4/27/2017
(Shoulder) The Knicks announced that Noah had right shoulder surgery to repair his rotator cuff.

Nuggets Denver

Name Status Date
Jamal Murray Unknown 4/28/2017
(Core Muscles) The Nuggets announced that Murray had surgery to repair core muscle-related injuries, but he should be ready to open training camp this fall.

Rockets Houston

Name Status Date
Sam Dekker Out 4/22/2017
(Hand) Dekker is expected to see a doctor on Monday (April 24) to see how his hand is coming along since surgery, according to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle.

Wizards Washington

Name Status Date
Jason Smith Day To Day 4/28/2017
(Calf) Smith will play in Friday's (April 28) playoff game six against the Hawks, according to Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Ian Mahinmi Out 4/27/2017
(Calf) Mahinmi did not play in Wednesday's game (April 26).

Kings Sacramento

Name Status Date
Rudy Gay Out 1/28/2017
(Achilles) Gay expects to be ready for training camp for the 2017-2018 season after he had surgery on his left Achilles' tendon, according to Jason Jones of the Sacramento Bee.
Malachi Richardson Out 3/27/2017
(Hamstring) Richardson will be shut down for the remainder of the season, according to Kings sideline reporter Kayte Christensen.

Suns Phoenix

Name Status Date
Eric Bledsoe Out 3/16/2017
(Knee) The Suns are shutting Bledsoe down for the rest of the season as he deals with knee soreness, according to Doug Haller of
Brandon Knight Out 3/18/2017
(Undisclosed) Head coach Earl Watson said Knight will not play for the rest of the season, according to Doug Haller of azcentral sports.

Cavaliers Cleveland

Name Status Date
Kay Felder Day To Day 4/20/2017
(Ankle) The Cavs have listed Felder as OUT for game three of the Cavs playoff series against the Pacers on Thursday (April 20).

Timberwolves Minnesota

Name Status Date
Nemanja Bjelica Out 3/21/2017
(Foot) Bjelica will have surgery Tuesday (Mar. 21) to repair the fracture in his left foot.
Nikola Pekovic Out 9/25/2016
(Ankle) The Timberwolves announced that Pekovic will miss the entire 2016-17 season due to recurring right ankle pain.
Zach LaVine Out 2/15/2017
(Knee) The Timberwolves announced that LaVine had successful surgery to repair his torn left ACL. He will not play again this season.

Pelicans New Orleans

Name Status Date
Omer Asik Out 3/30/2017
(Illness) The Pelicans announced that Asik will miss the remainder of the season.
Quincy Pondexter Out 3/30/2017
(Knee) The Pelicans announced that Pondexter will miss the remainder of the season.

Bucks Milwaukee

Name Status Date
Jabari Parker Out For Season 3/10/2017
(Knee) Parker is hoping to play in 40 or 50 games next season, but at this point, its not clear when he will be able to return next season, according to Charles F. Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Pistons Detroit

Name Status Date
Beno Udrih Out 4/10/2017
(Knee) Udrih will be sidelined for six-to-eight weeks, according to Jake Chapman of

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