NBA players who might miss 2021-22 opening day due to injuries

The 2021-22 NBA season is fast approaching. Everyone is prepped for the new season.

However, there are some players who are currently in sick bay. Here are several NBA cagers who might miss the opening tipoff of this season due to injuries.

PlayerTeamInjuryEstimated Time of Return
Onyeka OkongwuAtlanta Hawksshoulderlate January 2022
Coby WhiteChicago Bullsshouldermid-November
Jamal MurrayDenver Nuggetskneeearly January 2022
Klay ThompsonGolden State WarriorsAchilleslate December
James WisemanGolden State Warriorskneeearly November
John WallHouston Rocketspersonallate October
Edmond SumnerIndiana PacersAchillesMay 2022
TJ WarrenIndiana Pacersfootearly November
Kawhi LeonardLos Angeles ClipperskneeFebruary 2022
Victor OladipoMiami Heatquadricepsearly December
Michael Carter-WilliamsOrlando Magicanklelate October
Markelle FultzOrlando Magickneeearly December
Dario ŠarićPhoenix SunskneeApril 2022
Zach CollinsSan Antonio Spursfootlate December
Pascal SiakamToronto Raptorsshoulderearly November
Thomas BryantWashington Wizardskneeearly December

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