The latest update on Jamal Murray’ injury status

Jamal Murray (born February 23, 1997) is a Canadian professional basketball player for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He also represents the Canadian national team.

The latest on Nuggets star Jamal Murray’s injury status


Status: Active

UPDATE (Jun. 12):

Jamal Murray is ready to play against the Heat on Monday.

UPDATE (May. 16):

Murray is categorized as questionable with a non-COVID ailment, which was also his condition prior to Game 6 on Thursday night in Phoenix. In that final game, he scored 26 points in 35 minutes.

Fans of the Nuggets should keep an eye out for updates on Murray’s status following shootaround, but it would be unusual if he sat out, despite the dubious tag claiming it’s 50/50.

Updated (May. 11): 

Jamal Murray will play Thursday’s game against the Suns.

UPDATE (Apr. 25):

Jamal Murray is ready to play against the Timberwolves on Tuesday.

UPDATE (Apr. 19):

The Nuggets defeated the Timberwolves in a low-scoring game in which Jamal Murray was the only player on either team to score more than 20 points.

Jamal Murray was also two rebounds and two assists shy of a triple-double, with a game-high +24 differential.

He will suit up against the Timberwolves on Wednesday.

UPDATE (Apr. 16):

Jamal Murray’ status in Sunday’s game is active.

UPDATE (Apr. 08):

Murray (Thumb) is questionable for Saturday against the Utah Jazz.

UPDATE (Apr. 06):

Murray might not be able to play in Phoenix on Thursday because he hurt his thumb.

Murray had to leave Tuesday’s game because he hurt his thumb, and he may not be able to play Thursday against Phoenix. Nikola Jokic’s status is also unclear because his right calf is tight.

If both have to sit out, Michael Porter Jr. and Aaron Gordon will have a lot to do on offense, and Reggie Jackson and Ish Smith will get more time on the court.

UPDATE (Apr. 04):

Jamal Murray might be able to play against the Rockets on Tuesday, even though he has a sprained right thumb.
Murray has been dealing with a knee injury for the past few weeks, but he is having trouble with his thumb before Tuesday’s match. But he should be able to play against Houston.

UPDATE (Mar. 31):

Jamal Murray scored 21 points against the Pelicans to lead the Nuggets.

Murray, who played 36 minutes in the loss, could be rested in the second game of a back-to-back set as a precautionary measure.

UPDATE (Mar. 30):

Jamal Murray will play against the Pelicans on Thursday’s game.

UPDATE (Mar. 22):

Jamal Murray finished Sunday’s 108-102 win over the Nets with 25 points (9-19 FG, 4-4 3Pt, 3-3 FT), 8 assists, and 1rebound in 37 minutes of play.

UPDATE (Mar. 19):

Murray scored 25 points in 35 minutes during Saturday’s 116-110 loss to New York (9-14 FG, 5-7 3Pt, 2-3 FT). He grabbed four boards, gave out six assists, and stole one ball.

UPDATE (Mar. 18):

In Thursday’s 119-100 win over the Pistons, Murray had 19 points (7-15 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 3-3 FT), 6 rebounds, and 10 assists in 39 minutes.

Despite having knee problems, Murray has played in 11 straight games. There is still a chance he won’t be able to play in games, but for now, managers can only hope he stays healthy.