NEWS
Sun, Oct 17, 2021

2:14pm - Rui Hachimura (Wsh) Wizards exercised Hachimura's (COVID-19 health and safety protocols) fourth-year team option for 2022-23 on Sunday, Chase Hughes of NBC Sports Washington reports.

2:04pm - Rui Hachimura (Wsh) Wizards haven't officially ruled Hachimura (COVID-19 health and safety protocols) out for Wednesday's season opener at Toronto, but his chances of suiting up and playing are "remote at best," David Aldridge of Athletic reports. "I have no timetable, to be honest with you," head coach Wes Unseld Jr. said Thursday, when asked when Hachimura might make his 2021-22 debut. "I think it'll play itself out. We're going to be patient, to an extent. But when he's ready, we'll be ready."

1:40pm - Nerlens Noel (NY) (knee) is doubtful to play Wednesday versus Boston, per Steve Popper of Newsday.

1:14pm - Matisse Thybulle (Phi) (shoulder) is expecting to play at New Orleans on Wednesday, per Tom Moore of the Bucks County Courier Times.

1:05pm - Tobias Harris (Phi) (knee) might be an option for the season opener against the Pelicans on Wednesday, according to Justin Grasso of SI.com.

1:04pm - Ben Simmons (Phi) coach Doc Rivers said Sunday that he is unsure whether Simmons (not injury related) will be available for the regular-season opener, Derek Bodner of The Athletic reports.

12:51pm - Payton Pritchard (Bos) (nose) will be available at New York on Wednesday, according to Brian Robb of The Springfield Republican.

12:50pm - Saddiq Bey (Det) (ankle) is questionable for Wednesday's season opener against the Bulls, according to Keith Langlois of the Pistons' official site.

12:29pm - Rui Hachimura (Wsh) (COVID-19) cleared the Wizards' COVID-19 protocol Sunday and will start some individual work this week, Ava Wallace of The Washington Post reports.

12:25pm - Killian Hayes (Det) (concussion) was a full participant at Sunday's practice, Keith Langlois of the Pistons' official site reports.

Sat, Oct 16, 2021

7:29pm - Anthony Gill (Wsh) averaged 2.3 points on 40 percent shooting from the field to go with 1.3 rebounds and 0.3 assists in 8.1 minutes per game over three preseason appearances.

7:15pm - Emanuel Terry (Sac) was waived by the Kings on Saturday, Paul Garcia of ProjectSpurs.com reports.

6:14pm - Doug McDermott (SA) scored 16 points (5-12 FG, 4-9 3Pt, 2-2 FT) and added four assists and two rebounds in 19 minutes during the Spurs' preseason finale Friday against the Rockets.

5:59pm - Tremont Waters (Mil) was waived by the Bucks on Saturday, Paul Garcia of ProjectSpurs.com reports.

5:58pm - Drew Eubanks (SA) recorded 10 points (2-5 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 6-6 FT), nine rebounds, two blocks and one assist across 14 minutes during a 126-98 preseason win Friday versus Houston.

5:53pm - Kelly Olynyk (Det) averaged 10.8 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.8 combined blocks-plus-steals in 18.8 minutes across four preseason appearances.

5:50pm - Brook Lopez (Mil) averaged 10.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.8 blocks in 22.7 minutes across four preseason appearances.

5:35pm - Theo Maledon (Okl) wrapped up the preseason with a performance of 11 points (4-7 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 1-2 FT), seven rebounds, four assists and one steal in 25 minutes Thursday against the Nuggets.

5:19pm - Dean Wade (Cle) recorded 12 points (4-7 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 2-3 FT), seven rebounds, two steals and one assist across 23 minutes during a 110-94 preseason win Friday at Indiana.

5:05pm - Jarrett Culver (Mem) Grizzlies will not exercise Culvers' fourth-year option for the 2022-23 season, Chris Herrington of Daily Memphian reports.

5:00pm - Malik Fitts (Uth) and the Jazz agreed to a two-way contract Saturday, Sarah Todd of The Deseret News reports.

4:51pm - Jerami Grant (Det) averaged 18.5 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists in 28.4 minutes during his four preseason appearances.

4:48pm - Nikola Vucevic (Chi) averaged 14.8 points, 9.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.3 steals in 28.2 minutes during his four preseason appearances.

4:45pm - Mamadi Diakite (Okl) (hip) was waived by the Thunder on Saturday, Rylan Stiles of BricktownBuckets.com reports.

4:41pm - Axel Toupane (GS) was waived by the Warriors on Saturday.

4:38pm - Kris Dunn (Mem) (mouth) was waived by the Grizzlies on Saturday, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

4:14pm - Markus Howard (Den) recorded 31 points (11-22 FG, 9-17 3Pt), five rebounds, one assist and one steal during a 113-107 preseason overtime win Thursday at Oklahoma City.

4:08pm - Svi Mykhailiuk (Tor) averaged 9.6 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 20.3 minutes during his five preseason appearances.

4:04pm - Garrison Mathews (Bos) was waived by the Celtics on Saturday, Adam Himmelsbach of The Boston Globe reports.

3:59pm - Chasson Randle (Phx) was waived by the Suns on Saturday, Duane Rankin of The Arizona Republic reports.

3:55pm - Facundo Campazzo (Den) recorded zero points (0-4 FG, 0-3 3Pt), two assists and one rebound across 24 minutes during a 113-107 preseason overtime win Thursday at Oklahoma City.

3:45pm - Vlatko Cancar (Den) averaged 6.4 points, 1.2 rebounds and one assist across five preseason games for the Nuggets.

3:38pm - Quinn Cook (Por) was waived by the Trail Blazers on Saturday.

3:31pm - Skylar Mays (Atl) averaged 3.5 points, 1.3 rebounds and one assist across four preseason games for the Hawks.

3:23pm - Isaac Okoro (Cle) averaged 5.6 points, 1.8 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.0 steals in 19.0 minutes during his five preseason appearances.

3:22pm - Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot (Atl) recorded six points (2-4 FG, 2-4 3Pt) and one rebound during a preseason win Thursday versus Miami.

3:17pm - Eric Bledsoe (LAC) averaged 4.0 points, 3.8 assists and 2.0 rebounds in 17.1 minutes during four preseason appearances.

3:13pm - Jarrett Allen (Cle) averaged 8.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 20.4 minutes across five preseason games.

3:10pm - Tyler Cook (Chi) contract was converted to a two-way deal Saturday, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

3:04pm - Richaun Holmes (Sac) sat out Saturday's practice because he was feeling under the weather, Sean Cunningham of ABC 10 Sacramento reports.

2:59pm - Isaiah Roby (Okl) (knee) practiced Saturday, Joe Mussatto of The Oklahoman reports.

2:47pm - Brandon Knight (NY) signed a contract with the Knicks in Saturday.

2:21pm - Aleksej Pokusevski (Okl) posted 22 points (9-16 FG, 4-9 3Pt), eight rebounds, three assists and one steal in 38 minutes during Thursday's 113-107 preseason overtime loss to the Nuggets.

2:17pm - Serge Ibaka (LAC) (back) played 5-on-5 with full contact during Friday's practice, Tomer Azarly of ClutchPoints.com reports.

2:06pm - Admiral Schofield (Orl) was waived by the Magic on Saturday.

2:00pm - Dennis Smith Jr. (Por) will make the Trail Blazers' opening night roster, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

1:51pm - Justin James (Cle) was waived by the Cavaliers on Saturday, Spencer Davies of BasketballNews.com reports.

1:40pm - Caris LeVert (Ind) (back) will not play in the Pacers' first four regular-season games, Tony East of the West Indianapolis Community News reports.

1:36pm - Karl-Anthony Towns (Min) posted 16 points (5-9 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 5-5 FT), eight rebounds, six assists, three steals and one block in 29 minutes during Thursday's 107-101 preseason loss to the Nets.

1:20pm - Bradley Beal (Wsh) (knee) is getting treatment Saturday with the hope of practicing Sunday, David Aldridge of The Athletic reports.

1:07pm - Montrezl Harrell (Wsh) recorded 11 points (3-7 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 5-6 FT), three rebounds, three assists, two blocks and one steal in 18 minutes during Friday's 115-113 preseason loss to the Knicks.

11:35am - Tacko Fall (Cle) signed a two-way contract with the Cavaliers on Saturday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.

11:34am - Derrick White (SA) finished Friday's preseason win over the Rockets with 20 points (8-14 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 1-2 FT), six assists, four rebounds, two steals and a block.

11:29am - Christian Wood (Hou) finished Friday's preseason game against the Spurs with 19 points (8-16 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 2-6 FT), 19 rebounds and one assist.

11:26am - Myles Turner (Ind) finished Friday's preseason game against Cleveland with 10 points (3-7 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 2-2 FT), three rebounds, one assist and one steal.

11:22am - Isaiah Stewart (Det) finished Friday's preseason game against the 76ers with 17 points (7-9 FG, 3-4 FT), 12 rebounds and two blocks.

11:19am - DeMar DeRozan (Chi) finished Friday's preseason game against Memphis with 19 points (-17 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 6-6 FT), four rebounds and two assists.

11:17am - Zach LaVine (Chi) finished Friday's preseason game against Memphis with 31 points (9-18 FG, 4-4 3Pt, 9-10 FT), six rebounds, six assists, one steal and one block.

11:14am - Mitchell Robinson (NY) finished Friday's preseason game against Washington with six points (3-8 FG), nine rebounds and two steals.

11:12am - Derrick Rose (NY) finished Friday's preseason game against the Wizards with 28 points (11-20 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 3-3 FT), six assists and three rebounds.

11:09am - Spencer Dinwiddie (Wsh) finished Friday's preseason game against the Knicks with 17 points (5-11 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 4-4 FT), five rebounds and three assists.

11:06am - Nik Stauskas (Den) signed an Exhibit 10 contract with the Nuggets on Saturday, Mike Singer of The Denver Post reports.

10:25am - Axel Toupane (GS) signed a contract with the Warriors on Saturday, Blake Murphy of The Athletic reports.

Fri, Oct 15, 2021

11:34pm - Daniel Gafford (Wsh) finished Friday's preseason game against the Knicks with 12 points (4-8 FG, 4-8 FT), 10 rebounds, one assist and four blocks.

11:19pm - Tyler Herro (Mia) finished Friday's preseason game with 29 points (10-15 FG, 5-6 3Pt, 4-4 FT), six rebounds, four assists and one steal.

11:00pm - Grayson Allen (Mil) finished Friday's preseason game against Dallas with 13 points (4-8 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 2-2 FT) and five rebounds.

10:57pm - Jrue Holiday (Mil) finished Friday's preseason game against Dallas with 13 points (6-12 FG, 1-4 3Pt), six rebounds, eight assists and two steals.

10:52pm - Giannis Antetokounmpo (Mil) finished Friday's preseason game against Dallas with 26 points (9-11 FG, 2-2 3Pt, 6-9 FT), 10 rebounds, two assists and one steal.

8:55pm - Bradley Beal (Wsh) will not return to Friday's exhibition matchup with the Knicks due to a knee contusion, Steve Popper of Newsday reports.

6:46pm - Torrey Craig (Ind) is starting Friday's preseason game against Cleveland.

6:39pm - T.J. McConnell (Ind) is starting Friday's preseason game against Cleveland.

6:21pm - Taj Gibson (NY) is starting Friday's preseason game against Washington.

6:14pm - Alec Burks (NY) will rest for Friday's preseason game against the Wizards, Steve Popper of Newsday reports.

6:12pm - Cedi Osman (Cle) (back) will play Friday against the Pacers, Kelsey Russo of The Athletic reports.

6:10pm - Saddiq Bey (Det) (ankle) is out for Friday's preseason finale against the 76ers, James L. Edwards III of The Athletic reports.

6:09pm - Nerlens Noel (NY) (knee) has been ruled out for Friday's preseason game against the Wizards, Steve Popper of Newsday reports.

6:08pm - Killian Hayes (Det) (concussion) is out Friday against the 76ers, Rod Beard of The Detroit News reports.

6:05pm - Jabari Parker (Bos) is starting Friday's preseason game against Miami, Brian Robb of The Springfield Republican reports.

5:59pm - Mitchell Robinson (NY) (foot) has been cleared to play in Friday's preseason game against the Wizards, Steve Popper of Newsday reports.

5:34pm - T.J. Warren (Ind) (foot) remains in a walking boot and is weeks away from a return despite recent scans suggesting he's recovering well, Scott Agness of FieldhouseFiles.com reports.

5:33pm - T.J. Warren (Ind) Rick Carlisle said Friday that Warren (foot) still doesn't have a timetable to return, Tony East of the West Indianapolis Community News reports.

5:28pm - Jeremy Lamb (Ind) won't play in Friday's preseason game against the Cavaliers due to a sore right wrist, Scott Agness of FieldhouseFiles.com reports.

4:47pm - Lauri Markkanen (Cle) will start the Cavaliers' final preseason game Friday at small forward, Chris Fedor of The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

4:40pm - Dylan Windler (Cle) (hip) is out for Friday's preseason finale against the Pacers, Chris Fedor of The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

3:13pm - Cameron Oliver (LAL) was waived by the Lakers on Friday, Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times reports.

2:52pm - Ben Simmons (Phi) (reconditioning) will not play in Friday's preseason finale against the Pistons, Ramona Shelbourne of ESPN.com reports.

2:38pm - Elijah Hughes (Uth) (non-COVID illness) missed practice Friday, Eric Walden of The Salt Lake Tribune reports.

1:57pm - Omer Yurtseven (Mia) (illness) is off the injury report for Friday's preseason game against the Celtics.

1:54pm - Dylan Windler (Cle) (hip) is listed as questionable for Friday's preseason contest against the Pacers.

1:52pm - Mitchell Robinson (NY) (foot) is questionable for Friday's preseason finale against the Wizards.

1:52pm - Cedi Osman (Cle) (lower back) is listed as questionable for Friday's exhibition contest against the Pacers.

1:51pm - Darius Garland (Cle) (illness) was not listed on the injury report ahead of Friday's preseason finale against the Pacers.

1:50pm - Nerlens Noel (NY) (knee) is questionable for Friday's preseason finale against the Wizards.

1:44pm - Markieff Morris (Mia) (back) was not listed on the injury report ahead of Friday's preseason finale against the Celtics.

1:41pm - Khris Middleton (Mil) is doubtful for Friday's preseason finale against the Mavericks due to personal reasons.

1:40pm - Jimmy Butler (Mia) (illness) was not listed on the injury report ahead of Friday's matchup with the Celtics.

1:36pm - Patrick Williams (Chi) (ankle) will make his preseason debut during Friday's finale against the Grizzlies.

1:34pm - Tony Bradley (Chi) (back) is available for Friday's preseason final against the Grizzlies.

1:24pm - Terry Rozier (Cha) (ankle) was back at practice Friday, but he was held out of the full-contract portion.

1:12pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (Cha) (ankle) returned to practice Friday, Marc J. Spears of ESPN.com reports.

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