Montrezl Harrell (thigh) did not practice on Friday.
Dwight Howard (back) did not practice on Friday.
Terrence Jones (ribs) did not practice on Friday.
Joe Ingles (rest) will not play against the Suns on Friday.
Trey Burke (rest) will not play against the Suns on Friday.
Raul Neto will start against the Suns on Friday.
Greg Smith agreed to a non-guaranteed deal with the Pelicans.
Coach Sam Mitchell said he wants to see Andrew Wiggins score more without the team running plays for him.
Andre Miller had an excused absence from practice on Friday and will not play vs. the Bulls on Saturday.
Willie Reed (quad) was limited in practice on Friday.
Andrea Bargnani (hamstring) missed practice again on Friday.
Thomas Robinson (wrist) did not participate in practice on Friday.
Bojan Bogdanovic (sore right ankle) missed practice again on Friday.
Dirk Nowitzki (rest) said that he won't play in preseason game until Oct. 16 against the Hawks.
Joakim Noah missed practice on Friday due to a minor knee bruise, and his status for Saturday's preseason game is uncertain.