NBA Players Sitting Out, Confirmed In for Season Restart in Orlando: Eric Bledsoe Tests Positive for COVID-19

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Last updated Thursday, July 23.

NBA Players Confirmed Out for Season Restart in Orlando

Player Reason
DeAndre Jordan, Brooklyn Nets COVID-19 positive test
Spencer Dinwiddie, Brooklyn Nets COVID-19 positive test
Wilson Chandler, Brooklyn Nets Family safety
Willie Cauley-Stein, Dallas Mavericks Family safety
Avery Bradley, Los Angeles Lakers Family safety
Trevor Ariza, Portland Trail Blazers Family safety
Davis Bertans, Washington Wizards Injury prevention
Thabo Sefolosha, Houston Rockets None given
Marvin Bagley, Sacramento Kings Injured
Justise Winslow, Memphis Grizzlies Injured
Caleb Swanigan, Portland Trail Blazers Personal reasons
Bradley Beal, Washington Wizards Shoulder injury
Kevin Durant, Brooklyn Nets Injured
Kyrie Irving, Brooklyn Nets Injured
Bojan Bogdanovic, Utah Jazz Injured
LaMarcus Aldridge, San Antonio Spurs Injured
Kelly Oubre, Phoenix Suns Injured
Courtney Lee, Dallas Mavericks Injured
Nic Claxton, Brooklyn Nets Injured
Jalen Brunson, Dallas Mavericks Injured
Dwight Powell, Dallas Mavericks Injured
David Nwaba, Houston Rockets Injured
Jeremy Lamb, Indiana Pacers Injured
Rodney Hood, Portland Trail Blazers Injured
John Wall, Washington Wizards Injured
Zhaire Smith, Philadelphia 76ers Injured

NBA Players Confirmed to Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

Player Orlando Status
Russell Westbrook, Houston Rockets Expected to play
Eric Bledsoe, Milwaukee Bucks Not reported
Spencer Dinwiddie, Brooklyn Nets Out
Harrison Barnes, Sacramento Kings Expected to play
Aron Baynes, Phoenix Suns Expected to play
Michael Beasley, Brooklyn Nets Out
DeAndre Jordan, Brooklyn Nets Out
Nikola Jokic, Denver Nuggets Expected to play
Malcolm Brogdon, Indiana Pacers Plans to play
Landry Shamet, Los Angeles Clippers Questionable
Derrick Jones Jr., Miami Heat Expected to play
Buddy Hield, Sacramento Kings Expected to play
Alex Len, Sacramento Kings Expected to play
Jabari Parker, Sacramento Kings Expected to play
Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz Expected to play
Donovan Mitchell, Utah Jazz Expected to play
Marcus Smart, Boston Celtics Expected to play
Pat Connaughton, Milwaukee Bucks Expected to play
Gary Payton II, Washington Wizards Uncertain
Thomas Bryant, Washington Wizards Uncertain
Taurean Prince, Brooklyn Nets Out
Kevin Durant, Brooklyn Nets Out due to injury
Christian Wood, Detroit Pistons Pistons outside top-22

Here’s the current status for all 22 teams traveling to Orlando. Note that full rosters are listed and will be more than the 15 allowed on the official roster.

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Boston Celtics

Player Orlando Status
Jaylen Brown Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Carsen Edwards Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Tacko Fall Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Javonte Green Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Gordon Hayward Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Enes Kanter Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Romeo Langford Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Semi Ojeleye Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Vincent Poirier Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Marcus Smart Tested positive for COVID-19, currently in, per Brad Stevens
Jayson Tatum Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Daniel Theis Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Kemba Walker Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Brad Wanamaker Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Tremont Waters Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Grant Williams Currently in, per Brad Stevens
Robert Williams Currently in, per Brad Stevens

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Brooklyn Nets

 

Player Orlando Status
Jarrett Allen Expected to play
Wilson Chandler Out, family safety
Chris Chiozza Expected to play
Nicolas Claxton Out, injured
Spencer Dinwiddie Tested positive for COVID-19, out
Kevin Durant Out, injured
Joe Harris Expected to play
Kyrie Irving Out, injured
Tyler Johnson Expected to play
DeAndre Jordan Out, positive COVID-19 test
Rodions Kurucs Expected to play
Caris LeVert Expected to play
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot Expected to play
Jeremiah Martin Expected to play
Dzanan Musa Expected to play
Taurean Prince Out, positive COVID-19 test
Garrett Temple Expected to play
Michael Beasley Tested positive for COVID-19, out

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Dallas Mavericks

Player Orlando Status
JJ Barea Expected to play
Jalen Brunson Out, injured
Willie Cauley-Stein Out, family safety
Antonius Cleveland Expected to play
Seth Curry Expected to play
Luka Doncic Expected to play
Dorian Finney-Smith Expected to play
Tim Hardaway Jr. Expected to play
Justin Jackson Expected to play
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Expected to play
Maxi Kleber Expected to play
Courtney Lee Out, injured
Boban Marjanovic Expected to play
Kristaps Porzingis Expected to play
Dwight Powell Out, injured
Josh Reaves Expected to play
Delon Wright Expected to play
Trey Burke In, newly signed

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Denver Nuggets

Player Orlando Status
Will Barton Expected to play
Keita Bates-Diop Expected to play
Bol Bol Expected to play
Vlatko Cancar Expected to play
Tyler Cook Expected to play
Torrey Craig Expected to play
Troy Daniels Expected to play
PJ Dozier Expected to play
Jerami Grant Expected to play
Gary Harris Expected to play
Nikola Jokic Tested positive for COVID, expected to play
Paul Millsap Expected to play
Monte Morris Expected to play
Jamal Murray Expected to play
Mason Plumlee Expected to play
Michael Porter Jr. Expected to play
Noah Vonleh Expected to play

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Houston Rockets

Player Orlando Status
Bruno Caboclo Expected to play
DeMarre Carroll Expected to play
Tyson Chandler Expected to play
Chris Clemons Expected to play
Robert Covington Expected to play
Michael Frazier Expected to play
Eric Gordon Expected to play
Jeff Green Expected to play
James Harden Expected to play
Danuel House Jr. Expected to play
William Howard Expected to play
Ben McLemore Expected to play
David Nwaba Out, injured
Austin Rivers Expected to play
Thabo Sefolosha Out, no reason given
PJ Tucker Expected to play
Russell Westbrook Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Luc Mbah a Moute In, newly-signed

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Indiana Pacers

Player Orlando Status
Goga Bitadze Nothing reported
Brian Bowen II Nothing reported
Malcolm Brogdon Tested positive for COVID-19, plans to play
Aaron Holiday Nothing reported
Justin Holiday In
Alize Johnson Nothing reported
Jeremy Lamb Out, injured
TJ Leaf Nothing reported
TJ McConnell Nothing reported
Doug McDermott Nothing reported
Naz Mitrou-Long Nothing reported
Victor Oladipo Questionable
Domantas Sabonis Nothing reported
JaKarr Sampson Nothing reported
Edmond Sumner Nothing reported
Myles Turner In
TJ Warren Nothing reported

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LA Clippers

Player Orlando Status
Patrick Beverley Expected to play
Amir Coffey Expected to play
Paul George Expected to play
JaMychal Green Expected to play
Montrezl Harrell Expected to play
Reggie Jackson Expected to play
Mfiondu Kabengele Expected to play
Kawhi Leonard Expected to play
Terance Mann Expected to play
Rodney McGruder Expected to play
Marcus Morris Expected to play
Johnathan Motley Expected to play
Joakim Noah Expected to play
Patrick Patterson Expected to play
Landry Shamet Tested positive for COVID-19, questionable
Lou Williams Likely to play
Ivica Zubac Expected to play

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LA Lakers

Player Orlando Status
Kostas Antetokounmpo Expected to play
Avery Bradley Out, family safety
Devontae Cacok Expected to play
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Expected to play
Alex Caruso Expected to play
Quinn Cook Expected to play
Anthony Davis Expected to play
Jared Dudley Expected to play
Danny Green Expected to play
Talen Horton-Tucker Expected to play
Dwight Howard Undecided
LeBron James Expected to play
Kyle Kuzma Expected to play
JaVale McGee Expected to play
Markieff Morris Expected to play
Rajon Rondo Out, injured
JR Smith In, newly signed
Dion Waiters Expected to play

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Memphis Grizzlies

Player Orlando Status
Grayson Allen Uncertain, injury
Kyle Anderson Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Dillon Brooks Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Brandon Clarke Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Gorgui Dieng Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Marko Guduric Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Josh Jackson Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Jaren Jackson Jr. Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Tyus Jones Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
John Konchar Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
De’Anthony Melton Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Ja Morant Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Jontay Porter Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Anthony Tolliver Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Jonas Valanciunas Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Yuta Watanabe Expected in, per Taylor Jenkins
Justise Winslow Out, injured

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Miami Heat

Player Orlando Status
Bam Adebayo Expected to play
Kyle Alexander Expected to play
Jimmy Butler Expected to play
Jae Crowder Expected to play
Goran Dragic Expected to play
Udonis Haslem Expected to play
Tyler Herro Expected to play
Solomon Hill Expected to play
Andre Iguodala Expected to play
Derrick Jones Jr. Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Meyers Leonard Expected to play
Kendrick Nunn Expected to play
KZ Okpala Expected to play
Kelly Olynyk Expected to play
Duncan Robinson Expected to play
Chris Silva Expected to play
Gabe Vincent Expected to play

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Milwaukee Bucks

Player Orlando Status
Giannis Antetokounmpo Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Thanasis Antetokounmpo Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Eric Bledsoe Tested positive for COVID-19, uncertain
Sterling Brown Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Pat Connaughton Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Donte DiVincenzo Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
George Hill Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Ersan Ilyasova Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Kyle Korver Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Brook Lopez Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Robin Lopez Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Frank Mason III Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Wesley Matthews Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Khris Middleton Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Cameron Reynolds Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
Marvin Williams Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer
DJ Wilson Expected to play, per Mike Budenholzer

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New Orleans Pelicans

Player Orlando Status
Nickeil Alexander-Walker Expected to play
Lonzo Ball Expected to play
Zylan Cheatham Expected to play
Derrick Favors Expected to play
Josh Gray Expected to play
Josh Hart Expected to play
Jaxson Hayes Expected to play
Jrue Holiday Confirmed in
Brandon Ingram Expected to play
Frank Jackson Expected to play
Nicolo Melli Expected to play
Darius Miller Expected to play
E’Twaun Moore Expected to play
Jahlil Okafor Expected to play
JJ Redick Expected to play
Kenrich Williams Expected to play
Zion Williamson Left the bubble, expected to return

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Oklahoma City Thunder

Player Orlando Status
Steven Adams Reported to camp
Darius Bazley Reported to camp
Deonte Burton Reported to camp
Hamidou Diallo Reported to camp
Luguentz Dort Reported to camp
Terrance Ferguson Reported to camp
Danilo Gallinari Reported to camp
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Reported to camp
Devon Hall Reported to camp
Kevin Hervey Reported to camp
Mike Muscala Reported to camp
Abdel Nader Reported to camp
Nerlens Noel Reported to camp
Chris Paul Reported to camp
Andre Roberson Questionable to play, injury
Isaiah Roby Reported to camp
Dennis Schroder Reported to camp

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Orlando Magic

Player Orlando Status
Al-Farouq Aminu Unclear, injured
DJ Augustin Expected to play
Mo Bamba Expected to play
Khem Birch Expected to play
Michael Carter-Williams Expected to play
Gary Clark Expected to play
James Ennis III Expected to play
Evan Fournier Expected to play
Melvin Frazier Expected to play
Markelle Fultz Expected to play
Aaron Gordon Expected to play
Jonathan Isaac Unclear, injured
Wes Iwundu Expected to play
BJ Johnson Expected to play
Vic Law Expected to play
Terrence Ross Expected to play
Nikola Vucevic Expected to play

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Philadelphia 76ers

Player Orlando Status
Ryan Broekhoff Questionable
Alec Burks In, per Brett Brown
Joel Embiid In, per Brett Brown
Tobias Harris In, per Brett Brown
Al Horford In, per Brett Brown
Furkan Korkmaz In, per Brett Brown
Shake Milton In, per Brett Brown
Raul Neto In, per Brett Brown
Kyle O’Quinn In, per Brett Brown
Norvel Pelle In, per Brett Brown
Josh Richardson In, per Brett Brown
Glenn Robinson III In, per Brett Brown
Mike Scott In, per Brett Brown
Marial Shayok In, per Brett Brown
Ben Simmons In, per Brett Brown
Zhaire Smith Out, injured
Matisse Thybulle In, per Brett Brown

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Phoenix Suns

Player Orlando Status
Deandre Ayton Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Aron Baynes Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Devin Booker Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Mikal Bridges Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Jevon Carter Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Cheick Diallo Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Ty Jerome Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Cameron Johnson Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Frank Kaminsky Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Jalen Lecque Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Elie Okobo Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Kelly Oubre Jr. Out, injured
Tariq Owens Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Ricky Rubio Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Dario Saric Expected to play, per Monty Williams
Cameron Payne In, newly signed

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Portland Trail Blazers

Player Orlando Status
Carmelo Anthony Expected to play
Trevor Ariza Out, family safety
Moses Brown Expected to play
Zach Collins Expected to play
Wenyen Gabriel Expected to play
Mario Hezonja Expected to play
Jaylen Hoard Expected to play
Rodney Hood  Out, injured
Damian Lillard Expected to play
Nassir Little Expected to play
CJ McCollum Expected to play
Jusuf Nurkic Expected to play
Anfernee Simons Expected to play
Caleb Swanigan Out, personal reasons
Gary Trent Jr. Expected to play
Hassan Whiteside Expected to play

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Sacramento Kings

Player Orlando Status
Marvin Bagley III Out, injury
Harrison Barnes Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Kent Bazemore Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Nemanja Bjelica Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Bogdan Bogdanovic Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Corey Brewer Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Yogi Ferrell Expected to play, per Luke Walton
De’Aaron Fox Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Harry Giles III Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Kyle Guy Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Buddy Hield Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Richaun Holmes Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Justin James Expected to play, per Luke Walton
DaQuan Jeffries Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Cory Joseph Expected to play, per Luke Walton
Alex Len Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Jabari Parker Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play

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San Antonio Spurs

Player Orlando Status
LaMarcus Aldridge Out, injured
Marco Belinelli Nothing reported
DeMar DeRozan Expected to play
Drew Eubanks Nothing reported
Bryn Forbes Nothing reported
Rudy Gay Nothing reported
Keldon Johnson Nothing reported
Trey Lyles Out, sickness
Chimezie Metu Nothing reported
Patty Mills Nothing reported
Dejounte Murray Nothing reported
Jakob Poeltl Will play
Luka Samanic Nothing reported
Lonnie Walker IV Nothing reported
Quinndary Weatherspoon Nothing reported
Derrick White Nothing reported
Tyler Zeller Nothing reported

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Toronto Raptors

Player Orlando Status
OG Anunoby In
Chris Boucher  In
Oshae Brissett  In
Terence Davis  In
Marc Gasol  In
Dewan Hernandez  In
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson  In
Serge Ibaka  In
Stanley Johnson  In
Kyle Lowry  In
Patrick McCaw  In
Malcolm Miller  In
Norman Powell  In
Pascal Siakam  In
Matt Thomas  In
Fred VanVleet  In
Paul Watson  In

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Utah Jazz

Player Orlando Status
Bojan Bogdanovic Out, injured
Tony Bradley Expected to play
Jarrell Brantley Expected to play
Jordan Clarkson Expected to play
Mike Conley Expected to play
Ed Davis Expected to play
Rudy Gobert Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Joe Ingles Expected to play
Donovan Mitchell Tested positive for COVID-19, expected to play
Juwan Morgan Expected to play
Emmanuel Mudiay Expected to play
Georges Niang Expected to play
Royce O’Neale Expected to play
Miye Oni Expected to play
Rayjon Tucker Expected to play
Nigel Williams-Goss Expected to play
Justin Wright-Foreman Expected to play

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Washington Wizards

Player Orlando Status
Bradley Beal Out, shoulder injury
Davis Bertans Out, injury prevention
Isaac Bonga Expected to play
Troy Brown Jr. Expected to play
Thomas Bryant Tested positive for COVID-19, uncertain
Jerian Grant In, newly signed
Rui Hachimura Expected to play
Ian Mahinmi Expected to play
Garrison Mathews Uncertain for personal reasons
Shabazz Napier Expected to play
Anzejs Pasecniks Expected to play
Gary Payton II Tested positive for COVID-19, uncertain
Jerome Robinson Expected to play
Admiral Schofield Expected to play
Ish Smith Expected to play
Moritz Wagner Expected to play
John Wall Out, injured
Johnathan Williams Expected to play

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