David Stern on Tuesday defended his $250,000 fine against the Spurs for sending Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Danny Green home before a game against the Heat.
DeMarcus Cousins (ankle) will not play against the Spurs on Friday.
Kyrie Irving (shoulder) will not play on Friday against the Pacers.
O.J. Mayo (hamstring) will not play against the Lakers on Friday.
Tyson Chandler (hip contusion) was a full participant during Friday's practice, Rick Carlisle said he'll be "a probable/questionable" for Saturday's game vs. the Nets.
Chandler Parsons (ankle) did not practice on Friday, and he has been ruled out for Saturday's game vs. the Nets.
Luol Deng (sore neck) was not required to go through the leagues concussion protocol after taking a blow to the head on Wednesday, and he's expected to play Friday vs. New Orleans.
Kevin Garnett is uncertain whether he will be able to give it a go for Friday's matchup with the Bulls.
Updating a previous report, Pau Gasol (illness) has officially been ruled out for Friday's game vs. the Timberwolves.
Bradley Beal (leg) will not suit up for Friday's game vs. the 76ers.
Patrick Beverley (illness) went through the Rockets' shootaround, but he remains questionable for Friday's game vs. Brooklyn.
James Harden (ankle) was able to go through shootaround, but he remains questionable for Friday's game vs. the Nets.