Is Scoot Henderson playing tonight? Latest injury updates for Blazers vs. Kings

Scoot Henderson, Portland Trail Blazers (Photo by Amanda Loman/Getty Images)
Scoot Henderson, Portland Trail Blazers (Photo by Amanda Loman/Getty Images) /

Scoot Henderson and the Portland Trail Blazers started the season 0-3 before ripping off three straight wins. That streak came to an end on Nov. 5 with a loss to the Grizzlies in the second game of a home-and-home series with Memphis, but Rip City will look to move back to .500 when it plays on the road at the Sacramento Kings (2-4) tonight.

How healthy will Portland be for its matchup at the Golden 1 Center?

Is Scoot Henderson playing tonight as the Blazers take on the Kings?

Unfortunately, the Trail Blazers will be without the services of their 19-year-old starting point guard for the third straight contest.

Scoot rolled his ankle in the third quarter of a 110-101 win over the Detroit Pistons on Nov. 1. He had 11 points and 7 assists in only 20 minutes before the injury.

The team hasn’t given any official timetable for when Henderson will return.

Portland Trail Blazers at Sacramento Kings: full injury report

Portland is still without guard Anfernee Simons and will be missing backup center Robert Williams III for the foreseeable future with a knee injury.

The Kings are having their own woes and will be without two key players as well. The complete injury report for tonight’s game is as follows:

Portland Trail Blazers: 

  • Out: Scoot Henderson, ankle; Anfernee Simons, thumb; Robert Williams III, knee; Ish Wainright, calf

Sacramento Kings:

  • Out: De’Aaron Fox, ankle; Trey Lyles, calf

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Tip-off is scheduled for 9 p.m. PT.