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NBA Injury News & Starting Lineups (January 20): Malcolm Brogdon and Caris LeVert Questionable, Domantas Sabonis Out Thursday

NBA Injury News & Starting Lineups (January 20): Malcolm Brogdon and Caris LeVert Questionable, Domantas Sabonis Out Thursday article feature image

Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images. Pictured: Malcolm Brogdon #7 of the Indiana Pacers.

Below are the projected starting lineups for each team playing on Thursday’s NBA slate, along with notable injury news for each squad. For real-time injury updates, check out our FantasyLabs NBA news page

NBA Injury News

Devonte’ Graham is questionable with a sore left ankle ahead of the New Orleans Pelicans’ lone visit to Madison Square Garden.

Recently acquired New York Knick Cam Reddish has been ruled out again with an ankle sprain and Nerlens Noel remains out with left knee soreness that has hampered him all season.

Deandre Ayton remains out for the Suns after suffering an ankle sprain against the Detroit Pistons on Sunday. Ayton has already missed one game this week with the injury and JaVale McGee and Bismack Biyombo will fill in at center.

Stephen Curry is not listed on the injury report after injuring his finger in their previous game, but Otto Porter Jr. will rest with a sore foot.

Domantas Sabonis has been ruled out of Thursday’s game after spraining his ankle on Wednesday against the Los Angeles Lakers. Malcolm Brogdon, who has dealt with a sore Achilles all season, is questionable on the second night of a back-to-back. Caris LeVert is also questionable with a sore right calf.

Projected Starting Lineups

New Orleans Pelicans vs. New York Knicks (7:30 p.m. ET)

Pelicans Projected Lineup

PG – Devonte’ Graham
SG – Brandon Ingram
SF – Josh Hart
PF – Herbert Jones
C – Jonas Valanciunas

Injury news: Devonte’ Graham (Ankle) is questionable

Knicks Projected Lineup

PG – Kemba Walker
SG – Evan Fournier
SF – RJ Barrett
PF – Julius Randle
C – Mitchell Robinson

Injury news: Cam Reddish (Ankle) and Nerlens Noel (Knee) are out

Phoenix Suns vs. Dallas Mavericks (7:30 p.m. ET)

Suns Projected Lineup

PG – Chris Paul
SG – Devin Booker
SF – Mikal Bridges
PF – Jae Crowder
C – JaVale McGee

Injury news: Deandre Ayton (Ankle) is out

Mavericks Projected Lineup

PG – Luka Doncic
SG – Jalen Brunson
SF – Dorian Finney-Smith
PF – Maxi Kleber
C – Kristaps Porzingis

Injury news: Sterling Brown (Foot) is out

Indiana Pacers vs. Golden State Warriors (10 p.m. ET)

Pacers Projected Lineup

PG – Malcolm Brogdon
SG – Caris LeVert
SF – Justin Holiday
PF – Torrey Craig
C – Goga Bitadze

Injury news: Malcolm Brogdon (Achilles) and Caris LeVert (Calf) are questionable; Domantas Sabonis (Ankle) is out

Warriors Projected Lineup

PG – Stephen Curry
SG – Klay Thompson
SF – Andrew Wiggins
PF – Jonathan Kuminga
C – Kevon Looney

Injury news: Draymond Green (Back) and Otto Porter Jr. (Foot) are out

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