NBA News & Fantasy Basketball Notes 5/1

May 1st 2022

Justin Phan

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. Recent News will display the last 10 news items of the day. Scrolling to the bottom allows you to view Looking Ahead, where you’ll see news for the following day.

Key NBA News to Watch

Recent NBA News

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Milwaukee Bucks News

Bucks will start Jrue Holiday, Wesley Matthews, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bobby Portis, and Brook Lopez on Sunday.

  • George Hill (abdominal) — Out

  • Khris Middleton (knee) — Injured

Boston Celtics News

Celtics will start Marcus Smart, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Al Horford, and Robert Williams on Sunday.

  • Jaylen Brown (hamstring) — Not on injury report

Golden State Warriors News

Warriors will start Stephen Curry, Gary Payton II, Klay Thompson, Andrew Wiggins, and Draymond Green on Sunday.

  • Andre Iguodala (neck) — Injured

  • James Wiseman (knee) — Injured

Memphis Grizzlies News

Grizzlies will start Ja Morant, Desmond Bane, Dillon Brooks, Jaren Jackson Jr., and Xavier Tillman on Sunday.

  • Ziaire Williams (knee) — Out

  • Steven Adams (health protocols) — Out

  • Killian Tillie (back) — Out

  • Santi Aldama (knee) — Out

Looking Ahead

Markieff Morris (illness) questionable for 5/2. Max Strus (hamstring) questionable for 5/2. Caleb Martin (ankle) questionable for 5/2. PJ Tucker (calf) questionable for 5/2. Kyle Lowry (hamstring) ruled out for 5/2. Joel Embiid (orbital, concussion) hopeful to return for Game 3.