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Mike Conley could decide to leave Orlando in late August and rejoin the Jazz at a later date following the upcoming birth of his child, Sarah Todd of The Deseret News reports.

Landry Shamet has tested positive for coronavirus and is unlikely to travel with the Clippers to Orlando this week, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.

Victor Oladipo (knee/quadriceps) will not participate in the resumption of the 2019-20 season in Orlando, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports. "With all the variables, from how I have to build my 5-on-5 workload back up, to the increased risk of a soft tissue injury which could delay my rehab, and the unknown exact set up of the bubble, I just can't get my mind to being fully comfortable in playing," said Oladipo. "Getting fully healthy for the 2020-21 season is the right decision for me." He will still join the Pacers in Orlando to rehab and support his teammates.

Al Horford admitted his health "probably wasn't where he wanted [it] to be" so this season and that the time off has been beneficial, Rich Hofmann of The Athletic reports.

Jaren Jackson said he feels "110 percent" in recovery from his knee injury suffered against the Lakers in February and confirmed he will be playing in the bubble, Evan Barnes of The Memphis Commercial Appeal reports.

Tyler Herro intimated that his ankle feels "100 percent" healthy following the four-month suspension of the season, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.

Gordon Hayward said Friday he'll leave the NBA bubble in Orlando during September to attend the birth of his fourth child, Brian Robb of BostonSportsJournal.com reports.

Memphis coach Taylor Jenkins said Wednesday that Brandon Clarke (quadriceps) is "looking good, feeling good," implying that the rookie will be ready to go for the resumption of the 2019-20 season in Orlando later this month, Michael Wallace of the Grizzlies' official site reports.

Denver head coach Michael Malone said Wednesday that Nikola Jokic (illness) "feels great" while recovering from the coronavirus and is on track to join the Nuggets when the team heads to Orlando next week for the resumption of the 2019-20 NBA season, Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN.com reports.

Anthony Davis (elbow) intimated that he feels "100 percent healthy," Mike Trudell of the Lakers' official site reports.

Ja Morant says he feels healthier and is "leaving the floor easier" following the NBA's hiatus, Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com reports.

Jakob Poeltl reiterated Thursday that his knee is 100 percent healthy entering the Orlando restart, Jeff Garcia of News 4 in San Antonio reports.

Zion Williamson said Thursday that he feels like he's in good shape entering the Orlando restart, Jake Madison of Locked On Pelicans reports.

Thomas Bryant says that the stress fracture in his foot is "100 percent healed" and he's doing everything on the court, Fred Katz of The Athletic reports.

Coach Luke Walton noted that Marvin Bagley is healthy and will be "looked at" in Orlando but that it's "way too early" to determine his role, Jason Jones of The Athletic reports.

Ante Zizic came to terms on a contract Wednesday with Spanish club Real Madrid, Sam Amico of SI.com reports.

Denver head coach Michael Malone said Wednesday that Nikola Jokic (illness) "feels great" while recovering from the coronavirus and is on track to join the Nuggets when the team heads to Orlando next week for the resumption of the 2019-20 NBA season, Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN.com reports.

Blazers guard Damian Lillard said on a call Wednesday that he expects Zach Collins to be in the starting lineup when the season resumes in Orlando, Sean Highkin of Bleacher Report reports.

Jusuf Nurkic (leg) has officially been cleared to participate when the NBA season resumes in Orlando, Sean Highkin of Bleacher Report reports.

Bradley Beal has yet to decide whether or not he will join the Wizards in Orlando for the resumption of the 2019-20 season, Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN.com reports.