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NBA starting lineups, injury news for Saturday, January 30

We update you with all the latest lineup and injury news for the 8-game slate.

LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers leaves the floor next to teammate Anthony Davis #3 who did not dress against the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena on January 28, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

of The NBA has an eight-game slate on tap for Saturday, with the first games tipping off at 8 p.m. ET. The highlight of the night will see the 10-7 Boston Celtics host the 14-6 Los Angeles Lakers in a nationally televised game at 8:30 p.m. ET on ABC. The other game featuring two teams over .500 is also at 8:30 p.m. and has the San Antonio Spurs hosting the Memphis Grizzlies in a regional broadcast.

The NBA releases injury reports each day at 1:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., and 8:30 p.m. We’ll drop in more injury notes as they arrive and follow this evening with confirmed lineup details. These initial details came from the 8:30 p.m. ET report Friday evening.

NBA starting lineups for Saturday, January 30

Blazers @ Bulls, 8 p.m. ET

Blazers confirmed lineup — PG Damian Lillard, SG Gary Trent Jr., SF Nassir Little, PF Robert Covington, C Enes Kanter

Lineup notes: Derrick Jones Jr. (foot) has been ruled out.

Bulls confirmed lineup — PG Coby White, SG Zach LaVine, SF Patrick Williams, PF Lauri Markkanen, C Daniel Gafford

Lineup notes: Wendell Carter (right quad) is out. Devon Dotson has been assigned to the G League.

Bucks @ Hornets, 8 p.m. ET

Bucks confirmed lineup — PG Jrue Holiday, SG Donte DiVincenzo, SF Khris Middleton, PF Giannis Antetokounmpo, C Brook Lopez

Lineup notes: None

Hornets confirmed lineup — PG Devonte’ Graham, SG Terry Rozier, SF Gordon Hayward, PF PJ Washington, C Cody Zeller

Lineup notes: Vernon Carey Jr. and Jalen McDaniels have been assigned to the G League.

Rockets @ Pelicans, 8 p.m. ET

Rockets confirmed lineup — PG John Wall, SG Victor Oladipo, SF Jae’Sean Tate, PF P.J. Tucker, C Christian Wood

Lineup notes: Dante Exum (right calf) is out. Kenyon Martin Jr. has been assigned to the G League.

Pelicans confirmed lineup — PG Lonzo Ball, SG Eric Bledsoe, SF Brandon Ingram, PF Zion Williamson, C Steven Adams

Lineup notes: None

Kings @ Heat, 8 p.m. ET

Kings confirmed lineup — PG De’Aaron Fox, SG Buddy Hield, SF Harrison Barnes, PF Marvin Bagley, C Richaun Holmes

Lineup notes: Nemanja Bjelica (back spasms) will be a game-time decision.

Heat confirmed lineup — PG Tyler Herro, SG Duncan Robinson, SF Jimmy Butler, PF KZ Opkpala, C Bam Adebayo

Lineup notes: Avery Bradley (right knee), Udonis Haslem (personal reasons), and Andre Iguodala (neck), Goran Dragic (groin), Maurice Harkless (thigh), Meyers Leonard (shoulder), and Chris Silva (knee) have been ruled out.

Lakers @ Celtics, 8:30 p.m. ET, ABC

Lakers confirmed lineup — PG Dennis Schroder, SG Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, SF LeBron James, PF Anthony Davis, C Marc Gasol

Lineup notes: None

Celtics confirmed lineup — PG Kemba Walker, SG Marcus Smart, SF Jaylen Brown, PF Jayson Tatum, C Daniel Theis

Lineup notes: Payton Pritchard (MCL) has been ruled out.

Grizzlies @ Spurs, 8:30 p.m. ET

Grizzlies confirmed lineup — PG Ja Morant, SG Dillon Brooks, SF Kyle Anderson, PF Brandon Clarke, C Xavier Tillman

Lineup notes: Grayson Allen and Jonas Valanciunas remain out due to the health and safety protocols. Jaren Jackson Jr. (knee) is still out and recovering from his offseason meniscus surgery.

Spurs confirmed lineup — PG Dejounte Murray, SG Lonnie Walker, SF DeMar DeRozan, PF Keldon Johnson, C LaMarcus Aldridge

Lineup notes: Luka Samanic has been assigned to the G League.

Suns @ Mavericks, 9 p.m. ET

Suns confirmed lineup — PG Chris Paul, SG Mikal Bridges, SF Jae Crowder, PF Cameron Johnson, C Deandre Ayton

Lineup notes: Devin Booker (hamstring), Cameron Payne (foot), Dario Saric (health and safety protocols), and Damian Jones (health and safety protocols) are out.

Mavericks confirmed lineup — PG Luka Doncic, SG Josh Richardson, SF Tim Hardaway, PF Dorian Finney-Smith, C Willie Cauley-Stein

Lineup notes: Kristaps Porzingis (knee) has been ruled out.

Pistons @ Warriors, 10 p.m. ET

Pistons confirmed lineup — PG Delon Wright, SG Wayne Ellington, SF Jermai Grant, PF Blake Griffin, C Mason Plumlee

Lineup notes: Killian Hayes (right hip) is out.

Warriors confirmed lineup — PG Stephen Curry, SG Andrew Wiggins, SF Kelly Oubre Jr., PF Draymond Green, C Kevon Looney

Lineup notes: None