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- See projected NBA starting lineups for Thursday night's four-game slate.
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Below are the projected starting lineups for each NBA team for Thursday’s four-game slate, along with notable news for each squad. For real-time updates to these lineups, check out the FantasyLabs matchups page.
Last updated 4:30 p.m. ET.
Projected NBA Starting Lineups for Thursday, Dec. 13
- Chicago Bulls: Nothing new.
- Dallas Mavericks: Dennis Smith Jr. (wrist), J.J. Barea (ankle) and Maxi Kleber (toe) are questionable. Dirk Nowitzki (ankle) plans to make season debut.
- Houston Rockets: James Ennis (hamstring) is out. Brandon Knight (knee) is probable to make season debut.
- LA Clippers: Lou Williams (hamstring) is out.
- LA Lakers: Brandon Ingram (ankle) is out.
- Orlando Magic: Jonathon Simmons (ankle) and Evan Fournier (personal) are on track to play.
- Phoenix Suns: Devin Booker (hamstring) is likely out.
- San Antonio Spurs: Davis Bertans (personal) will play.