Thursday’s Projected NBA Starting Lineups and Injury News

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Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Eric Gordon

  • See projected NBA starting lineups and injury news for Thursday's three-game slate, including how the Rockets will look without Chris Paul and Eric Gordon.
  • For news and lineup updates in real time, visit the FantasyLabs link below.

Below are the projected starting lineups for each NBA team for Thursday’s three-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, Jan. 3


  • Denver Nuggets: Will Barton (hip) remains out.
  • Golden State Warriors: Nothing new.
  • Houston Rockets: Chris Paul (hamstring) and Eric Gordon (knee) are out. James Ennis (hamstring) is questionable.
  • Sacramento Kings: Marvin Bagley (knee) is out.
  • San Antonio Spurs: Rudy Gay (wrist) is in.
  • Toronto Raptors: Kyle Lowry (back) is out.