As many of you are focused on the Super Bowl, the NBA continues to roll through a season filled with cancelations and blowouts. We’ve been getting some better basketball lately, however, which is nice now that we have some way of players getting recognition. The NBA and NBPA agreed to have the All-Star Game on March 7 in Atlanta after originally planning the season without All-Star festivities. Voting has already begun so we’ll see how Covid and the shortened season impacts who gets in. For now, let’s focus on some starting lineups and injury news heading into Thursday, February 4th.
Utah Jazz vs. Atlanta Hawks, 7:30 p.m. ET NBA League Pass
Jazz projected lineup — Mike Conley, Donovan Mitchell, Bojan Bogdanovic, Royce O’Neale, Rudy Gobert
Hawks confirmed lineup — Rajon Rondo, Kevin Huerter, Cam Reddish, John Collins, Clint Capela
Lineup notes: De’Andre Hunter (knee) is out. Trae Young has been ruled out.
Golden State Warriors vs. Dallas Mavericks, 7:30 p.m. ET TNT
Warriors confirmed lineup — Stephen Curry, Andrew Wiggins, Kelly Oubre Jr., Juan Toscano-Anderson, Draymond Green
Lineup notes: James Wiseman and Kevon Looney are out. Eric Paschall is listed as out.
Mavericks confirmed lineup — Luka Doncic, Josh Richardson, Dorian Finney-Smith, Kristaps Porzingis, Maxi Kleber
Portland Trail Blazers vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 8:00 p.m. ET NBA League Pass
Trail Blazers confirmed lineup — Gary Trent Jr., Rodney Hood, Carmelo Anthony, Robert Covington, Enes Kanter
Lineup notes: Damian Lillard (abdominal) has been ruled out.
Sixers confirmed lineup — Seth Curry, Furkan Korkmaz, Danny Green, Tobias Harris, Joel Embiid
Lineup notes: Ben Simmons has been ruled out.
Houston Rockets vs. Memphis Grizzlies, 8:00 p.m. ET NBA League Pass
Rockets confirmed lineup — John Wall, Eric Gordon, Jae’Sean Tate, PJ Tucker, Christian Wood
Lineup notes: Victor Oladipo (rest) is out.
Grizzlies confirmed lineup — Ja Morant, Dillon Brooks, Kyle Anderson, Brandon Clarke, Xavier Tillman
Lineup notes: Jonas Valanciunas (health protocols) is out.
Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 10:00 p.m. ET TNT
Nuggets confirmed lineup — Jamal Murray, Will Barton, JaMychal Green, Paul Millsap, Nikola Jokic
Lineup notes: Gary Harris and PJ Dozier are out.
Lakers confirmed lineup — Dennis Schroder, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Marc Gasol
Lineup notes: James and Davis will play.