Dirk Nowitzki (knee) practiced with the Mavericks on Friday (good news), but also revealed that he's already had his knee drained twice (bad news).
Lance Thomas (mild concussion) will not play vs. the Grizzlies on Friday.
Carmelo Anthony (knee) will not play against the Grizzlies on Friday night.
Jahlil Okafor will start next to Nerlens Noel on Friday against the 76ers.
Terrence Jones (concussion) will not play against the Blazers on Saturday.
Goran Dragic (illness) will start vs. the Hornets on Friday.
Kemba Walker (knee) will start without any limitations vs. the Heat on Friday.
Tyreke Evans (knee) has been ruled out for Saturday against the Cavs.
Nene (calf) will not play against the 76ers on Friday.
DeMarcus Cousins (ankle, knee), Rajon Rondo (toe) and Ben McLemore (wrist) are all expected to play against the Nets on Friday.
Kobe Bryant missed practice on Friday and is fully expected to play on Saturday against the Spurs.
The 76ers had discussions with the Clippers about Blake Griffin, according to Sam Amico of FOX Sports Ohio.