Friday’s Projected NBA Starting Lineups and Injury News

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  • See projected NBA starting lineups for Friday night's 10-game slate, including how the Los Angeles Lakers will look without Brandon Ingram.
  • For news and lineup updates in real time, visit the FantasyLabs link below.

Below are the projected starting lineups for each NBA team for Friday’s 10-game slate, along with notable news for each squad. For real-time updates to these lineups, check out the FantasyLabs matchups page.

Projected NBA Starting Lineups for Friday, Dec. 7


  • Brooklyn Nets: Nothing new.
  • Charlotte Hornets: Marvin Williams (shoulder) is questionable.
  • Chicago Bulls: Kris Dunn (MCL) is out. Bobby Portis (MCL) is questionable.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers: David Nwaba (knee) is out. Ante Zizic (knee) is questionable.
  • Denver Nuggets: Gary Harris (hip) is out.
  • Detroit Pistons: Ish Smith (adductor) and Reggie Bullock (ankle) are out.
  • Golden State Warriors: Draymond Green (toe) is questionable.
  • Indiana Pacers: Victor Oladipo (knee) is out indefinitely.
  • Los Angeles Lakers: Brandon Ingram (ankle) is out.
  • Memphis Grizzlies: Nothing new.
  • Miami Heat: Hassan Whiteside (personal), Wayne Ellington (personal) and Dion Waiters (ankle) are out. Goran Dragic (knee) is probable.
  • Milwaukee Bucks: Ersan Ilyasova (concussion) is probable. Khris Middleton (personal) will play.
  • New Orleans Pelicans: Nikola Mirotic (illness) will play.
  • Oklahoma City Thunder: Nothing new.
  • Orlando Magic: Nothing new.
  • Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid (rest) is out.
  • Phoenix Suns: TJ Warren (ankle) is questionable. Devin Booker (hamstring) is without a timetable to return.
  • Sacramento Kings: Marvin Bagley (back) is questionable.
  • San Antonio Spurs: Nothing new.
  • Toronto Raptors: Nothing new.