NBA News & Fantasy Basketball Notes 11/3

Nov 3rd 2022

Connor Learn

Each day, this column will provide live updates for all NBA news. Enjoy up-to-the-minute alerts for injuries and lineup confirmations. The Key News to Watch section will highlight notable injuries to monitor for the current NBA slate.

Key NBA News to Watch

  • Terrence Ross (knee) — Out

  • Bones Hyland (hip) — Out

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Golden State Warriors News

Confirmed Lineup: Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andrew Wiggins, Draymond Green, Kevon Looney

  • Andre Iguodala (injury management) — Out

  • Donte DiVincenzo (hamstring) — Injured

Orlando Magic News

Confirmed Lineup: Jalen Suggs, Franz Wagner, Paolo Banchero, Wendell Carter Jr., Bol Bol

  • Terrence Ross (knee) — Out

  • Cole Anthony (oblique) — Injured

  • Moe Wagner (ankle) — Injured

  • Markelle Fultz (toe) — Injured

  • Gary Harris (knee) — Injured

  • Jonathan Isaac (ACL) — Injured

Caleb Houstan received the second-half start when Ross got hurt last game but played just 15 minutes as he remained on the bench in the fourth quarter. Jalen Suggs, R.J. Hampton, and Kevon Harris should again pick up minutes with Ross out.

Denver Nuggets News

Confirmed Lineup: Jamal Murray, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Michael Porter Jr., Aaron Gordon, Nikola Jokic

  • Bones Hyland (hip) — Out

  • Ish Smith (calf) — Out

  • Peyton Watson (G-League) — Out

Nikola Jokic posted a triple-double line of 19 points, 16 rebounds, and 13 assists during the Nuggets' 122-117 home victory over the Thunder earlier this season. Jamal Murray (26.0%) and Michael Porter (25.4%) led the team in usage during that game, with Kentavious Caldwell-Pope also shooting 6-10 from three.

Oklahoma City Thunder News

Confirmed Lineup: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Lu Dort, Josh Giddey, Aleksej Pokusevski, Jeremiah Robinson-Earl

  • Jaylin Williams (G-League) — Out

  • Chet Holmgren (foot) — Injured

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander took on 36.5% usage and recorded a 38.9% assist rate against the Nuggets earlier this season. Josh Giddey also finished with 19 points, 12 rebounds, and six assists while Lu Dort and Mike Muscala posted respective usage rates of 24.7% and 22.9%.