Al Jefferson (18 points, 13 rebounds), who aggravated his plantar fasciitis injury on Wednesday, could be forced to sit out the rest of Charlotte's series against the Heat, according to Charles Barkley.
Ben Simmons has suffered a fractured fifth metatarsal in his right foot.
Coach Stan Van Gundy said Boban Marjanovic is "unstoppable down low."
Elfrid Payton (hip flexor) did not practice on Friday.
Jusuf Nurkic said he will play "full minutes" this season.
Ben Simmons (right ankle) is unlikely to play on Tuesday against the Celtics.
Hassan Whiteside (sore left knee) is expected to practice on Saturday.
Anthony Davis will only see limited minutes during Saturday's preseason opener.
Joel Embiid will play in Tuesday's preseason opener vs. the Celtics according to coach Brett Brown.
LaMarcus Aldridge said that he will take more 3-pointers this season.
Blazers coach Terry Stotts is keeping an "open mind" about the starting small forward role, and he's considering Moe Harkless.
The Bucks announced that Khris Middleton underwent successful surgery on his left hamstring.