Injuries to stars are a disappointing part of life in the NBA, but it's those players' return from injury that oftentimes proves to be a catalyst for a struggling team.
With so many stars already being hobbled in the 2012-13 season, there are more than a few teams out there that have felt the pain of the injury bug.
All-Stars like Kevin Love and Dwyane Wade have returned after missing time for recovery, but guys like Steve Nash and Amar'e Stoudemire are still rocking sport coats on a nightly basis.
When will injured stars like Nash and Stoudemire return? Here is a look at all the latest updates on injuries and possible return dates for star players.