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NBA starting lineups, injury news for Tuesday, March 2nd

We update you with all the latest lineup and injury news for the six-game slate.

Kawhi Leonard of the LA Clippers drives around a pick set by Ivica Zubac during the first half of a game at Fiserv Forum on February 28, 2021 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images

We’ve got six games on the schedule in the NBA for Tuesday and that’s thanks to one game getting pushed. The Detroit Pistons and Toronto Raptors were supposed to play but the game was moved to Wednesday with the Raptors dealing with a Covid-19 outbreak of sorts. The All-Star break is approaching and there are plenty of games that need to be made up.

Let’s take a look at lineups for Tuesday night.

NBA starting lineups for Tuesday, March 2nd

Grizzlies vs. Wizards, 7:00 p.m. ET, NBA League Pass

Grizzlies confirmed lineup — Ja Morant, Dillon Brooks, Desmond Bane, Brandon Clarke, Jonas Valanciunas

Lineup notes: Kyle Anderson (illness) and Grayson Allen (concussion) have been ruled out.

Wizards confirmed lineup — Russell Westbrook, Bradley Beal, Garrison Mathews, Rui Hachimura, Mo Wagner

Lineup notes:

Clippers vs. Celtics, 7:30 p.m. ET, TNT

Clippers confirmed lineup — Patrick Beverley, Reggie Jackson, Paul George, Nicolas Batum, Serge Ibaka

Lineup notes: Kawhi Leonard was a late scratch from the starting lineup due to back spasms and will not play.

Celtics confirmed lineup — Kemba Walker, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Daniel Theis, Tristan Thompson

Lineup notes: Jaylen Brown (knee) will be available to play.

Hawks vs. Heat, 7:30 p.m. ET, NBA League Pass

Hawks confirmed lineup — Trae Young, Kevin Huerter, Tony Snell, John Collins, Clint Capela

Lineup notes: Kevin Huerter (back) will be available to play. Cam Reddish (Achilles) remains out. Bogdan Bogdanovic (knee) is a game-time decision.

Heat confirmed lineup — Goran Dragic, Kendrick Nunn, Duncan Robinson, Kelly Olynyk, Bam Adebayo

Lineup notes: Jimmy Butler (knee) has been ruled out.

Knicks vs. Spurs, 8:30 p.m. ET, NBA League Pass

Knicks confirmed lineup — Frank Ntilikina, RJ Barrett, Reggie Bullock, Julius Randle, Nerlens Noel

Lineup notes: Elfrid Payton (hamstring) has been ruled out. Derrick Rose (health protocols) is out.

Spurs confirmed lineup — Dejounte Murray, Lonnie Walker, DeMar DeRozan, Trey Lyles, Jakob Poeltl

Lineup notes: Devin Vassell, Derrick White and Rudy Gay (health protocols) remain out. Keldon Johnson (conditioning) is available to play. LaMarcus Aldridge (illness) has been ruled out.

Nuggets vs. Bucks, 7:30 p.m. ET, NBA League Pass

Nuggets confirmed lineup — Jamal Murray, Monte Morris, Will Barton, Michael Porter Jr., Nikola Jokic

Lineup notes: Facundo Campazzo (health protocols) is out.

Bucks confirmed lineup — DJ Augustin, Donte DiVincenzo, Khris Middleton, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Brook Lopez

Lineup notes:

Suns vs. Lakers, 10:00 p.m. ET, TNT

Suns confirmed lineup — Chris Paul, Devin Booker, Mikal Bridges, Jae Crowder, Deandre Ayton

Lineup notes: Dario Saric (ankle) has been ruled out.

Lakers confirmed lineup — Dennis Schroder, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, LeBron James, Markieff Morris, Montrezl Harrell

Lineup notes: Marc Gasol (health protocols) is listed as out. Montrezl Harrell will start in place of Gasol. Kyle Kuzma (heel) has been ruled out.