NBA Playoffs

NBA Playoffs Injury Tracker: Which Players Are Out?

Kyle Lowry and P.J. Tucker are among the players with injuries in the NBA playoffs

NBA playoffs injury tracker: Which players are out? originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington

The NBA playoffs are more than halfway done, but not every team is at full strength.

Marquee players across the NBA dealt with injuries to end the regular season. Some have already been ruled out for their teams’ playoff runs, while others are in line to return on the big stage. In some cases, the player’s injury status remains up in the air.

Which players are dealing with injuries, and how long will they be out for?

Here’s a team-by-team guide to injuries for the teams that are still standing:

Boston Celtics

Sam Hauser: Out (shoulder)

Marcus Smart: Day-to-day (right ankle sprain)

Robert Williams III: Day-to-day (knee)

Smart suffered a right ankle sprain and missed Game 4. He is currently questionable for Game 5 on Wednesday. Williams is also questionable for Game 5 due to a knee injury.

Hauser also missed Game 4 due to a shoulder injury and will be missing Game 5.

Dallas Mavericks

Tim Hardaway Jr.: Out (foot)

Hardaway underwent surgery on Feb. 1 after breaking the fifth metatarsal in his left foot. In March, Mavericks head coach Jason Kidd said he didn’t expect to have Hardaway available during the playoffs.

Golden State Warriors

Gary Payton II: Out (elbow)

James Wiseman: Out (knee)

Andre Iguodala: Out (neck)

Otto Porter Jr.: Out (foot)

Porter was out for Game 4 on Tuesday against the Mavericks. 

Payton left Game 2 of the second round early after Dillon Brooks’ Flagrant 2 foul on him left him with an injured elbow. The Warriors announced on Friday he will be re-evaluated again in one week.

Wiseman was shut down for the season on March 25. The No. 2 pick of the 2020 NBA Draft did not play for Golden State at all this year after tearing his meniscus last April.

Iguodala has not played since Game 4 of the Warriors’ first-round series against the Nuggets.

Miami Heat

Tyler Herro: Day-to-day (groin)

P.J. Tucker: Day-to-day (knee)

Gabe Vincent: Day-to-day (hamstring) 

Max Strus: Day-to-day (hamstring)

Kyle Lowry: Day-to-day (hamstring)

Lowry, Strus, Vincent, Tucker and Herro are all listed as questionable to play in Wednesday’s Game 5 against the Celtics

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