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NBA starting lineups, injury news for Monday, February 1

We update you with all the latest lineup and injury news for Monday’s 10-game slate.

LeBron James #23 and Anthony Davis #3 of the Los Angeles Lakers high five during the game against the Chicago Bulls on January 23, 2021 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images

The NBA is back with a ten-game slate on Monday, February 1. Only one game is nationally televised, with the 8-12 Dallas Mavericks hosting the 10-8 Phoenix Suns on NBATV at 8:30 p.m. ET. We get some quality League Pass matchups, however. The 10-9 Atlanta Hawks host the 15-6 Los Angeles Lakers, the 11-8 Milwaukee Bucks host the 10-8 Portland Trail Blazers, and the 11-9 San Antonio Spurs host the 8-6 Memphis Grizzilies.

Let’s take a look at lineups for Monday night.

NBA starting lineups for Monday, February 1

Lakers vs. Hawks, 7:30 p.m. ET

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

Lineup notes: Anthony Davis (right quad) and LeBron James (left ankle) are both questionable.

UPDATE: AD and LBJ are both available for the game, per Chris Kirschner.

Hawks confirmed lineup — PG Trae Young, SG Kevin Huerter, SF Cam Reddish, PF John Collins, C Clint Capela

Lineup notes: Onyeka Okongwu (left Achilles) and Trae Young (left knee) are probable.

UPDATE: Okongwu has been downgraded to questionable, per Brad Rowland.

Hornets vs. Heat, 7:30 p.m. ET

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

Lineup notes: Terry Rozier (right ankle) is questionable.

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

Lineup notes: Avery Bradley (right knee), Goran Dragic (left groin), and Tyler Herro (health and safety protocols) are questionable. Andre Iguodala (neck) and Gabe Vincent (right knee) are both probable.

5:30 p.m. update: Tyler Herro is available.

UPDATE: Goran Dragic, Avery Bradley, Andre Iguodala, and Gabe Vincent are all available per Anthony Chiang.

Timberwolves vs. Cavaliers, 8 p.m. ET

Timberwolves confirmed lineup — PG D’Angelo Russell, SG Malik Beasley, SF Josh Okogie, PF Anthony Edwards, C Ed Davis

Lineup notes: Juancho Hernangómez (health and safety protocols), Naz Reid (right wrist), and D’Angelo Russell (right quad) are questionable. Jarrett Culver (left ankle) and Karl-Anthony Towns (health and safety protocols) are out.

UPDATE: Juancho Hernangómez will be in uniform on Monday and is available in case of emergency, per Jon Krawczynski.

Cavaliers confirmed lineup — PG Darius Garland, SG Collin Sexton, SF Isaac Okoro, PF Taurea Prince, C Jarrett Allen

Lineup notes: Larry Nance Jr. (right wrist) is out and Andre Drummond (lower back soreness) is questionable, per Tom Withers.

UPDATE: Drummond has been downgraded to out.

Knicks vs. Bulls, 8 p.m. ET

Knicks confirmed lineup — PG Elfrid Payton, SG Reggie Bullock, SF RJ Barrett, PF Julius Randle, C Mitchell Robinson

Lineup notes: Nerlens Noel (left groin) is questionable.

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

Lineup notes: Otto Porter, Jr. (low back) is questionable.

UPDATE: “Things look good” for Porter to play, per Cody Westerlund.

Trail Blazers vs. Bucks, 8 p.m. ET

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

Lineup notes: None

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

Lineup notes: Giannis Antetokounmpo (right knee) is probable.

Kings vs. Pelicans, 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) is questionable.

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

Lineup notes: Steven Adams (left calf) is questionable. Naji Marshall (left ankle) is doubtful.

Rockets vs. Thunder, 8 p.m. ET

  • Rockets confirmed lineup — PG John Wall, SG V. Oladipo, SF Jae’Sean Tate, PF P.J. Tucker, C C. Wood
  • Lineup notes: G Dante Exum, F D. Nwaba Out

Thunder confirmed lineup — PG Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, SG Theo Maledon, SF Luguentz Dort, PF Darius Bazley, C Al Hordford

Lineup notes: None

Suns vs. Mavericks, 8:30 p.m. ET, NBATV

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

Lineup notes: Devin Booker (left hamstring) is questionable. Dario Saric (health and safety protocols) is out.

Mavericks confirmed lineup — PG Luka Doncic, SG Josh Richardson, SF Dorian Finney-Smith, PF Maxi Kleber, C Kristaps Porzingis

Lineup notes: None.

Grizzlies vs. 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 (both health and safety protocols) are out.

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

Lineup notes: None.

Pistons vs. Nuggets, 9:00 p.m. ET

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

Lineup notes: None.

Nuggets confirmed lineup — PG Jamal Murray, SG Monte Morris, SF Will Barton, PF Paul Millsap, C Nikola Jokic

Lineup notes: Gary Harris (left adductor strain) is out, per Mike Singer.