Chandler Parsons played through the flu on Tuesday and broke out of a five-game funk with 20 points, five rebounds, three assists, a steal, a block and two 3-pointers in Tuesday's win over the Lakers.
Jeff Taylor (heel) will start against the Magic on Wednesday.
Derrick Favors (back) and Marvin Williams (heel) are both expected to play against the Kings on Wednesday.
Martell Webster (ankle) returned to practice on Wednesday.
Tony Allen (hip) was a limited participant in Wednesday's shootaround and he's not expected to play vs. the Thunder.
Nikola Vucevic (ankle) will be a game-time decision vs. the Bobcats on Wednesday.
Michael Carter-Williams (infected knee) will not play vs. the Wolves on Wednesday.
The Pelicans have upgraded Tyreke Evans (sprained ankle) from doubtful to day-to-day in advance of Wednesday's home game vs. Detroit.
Jeff Taylor (heel) "should be good to go" for Wednesday's game vs. the Magic, according to coach Steve Clifford.
Jason Kidd suggested that he may keep Paul Pierce in a reserve role, a move Pierce would be willing to accept.
Raymond Felton aggravated his pulled left hamstring during Tuesday's game and he admitted afterward that he may need to sit out a few games.
Kobe Bryant hit 6-of-11 shots and 8-of-8 free throws for 20 points, two rebounds and three assists in 29 minutes on Tuesday.