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Daily NBA Injury Roundup for April 3rd, 2019


RotoBaller has assembled a list of daily NBA injury updates to help you prepare both your seasonal and daily fantasy basketball (DFS) lineups, every day of the NBA season.

Below is our updated list of injured NBA players for April 3rd, 2019. Only players on teams that are scheduled to play today will appear below on this list.

Understanding the injury landscape is key in all forms of fantasy basketball, especially when setting DFS lineups on sites like FanDuel and DraftKings. Consider this your one-stop overview of fantasy-relevant injuries around the NBA.

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NBA Injury Roundup forĀ April 3rd, 2019

Note: this post is automatically updated throughout the day, every 5 minutes, in case new injury updates are reported.
 

Name Team Status Opponent Home/Away Notes
Wesley Matthews IND Out (Hamstring) DET Away Matthews was absent from the last game due to a right hamstring strain and will not be ready for Wednesday's tip-off against the Pistons.
Victor Oladipo IND Out (Knee) DET Away Oladipo will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his right knee.
Darren Collison IND Out (Groin) DET Away Collison sat out the last game due to a sore groin and will not suit up for Wednesday's matchup versus the Pistons.
Alize Johnson IND Probable (Foot) DET Away Johnson was held out of the previous game with a sore left foot but it is likely he will play against the Pacers on Wednesday.
Blake Griffin DET Out (Knee) IND Home Griffin missed his second-consecutive game with a sore left knee and he will not be active for Wednesday's tilt against the Pacers.
Luke Kennard DET Probable (Foot) IND Home Kennard sat out the last game due to soreness in his right foot but is expected to play against the Pacers on Wednesday.
DeAndre Jordan NY Doubtful (Rest) ORL Away Jordan is unlikely to play against the Magic on Wednesday as he is expected to receive a day of rest.
Noah Vonleh NY Out (Ankle) ORL Away Vonleh will miss an undetermined length of time due to a sprained right ankle and a right foot contusion.
Dennis Smith Jr. NY Out (Back) ORL Away Smith Jr. is experiencing soreness in his lower back and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.
Frank Ntilikina NY Out (Groin) ORL Away Ntilikina will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season due to a sore groin.
Kadeem Allen NY Out (Concussion) ORL Away Allen left the last game due to a concussion and will not be cleared in time for Wednesday's matchup versus the Magic.
Isaiah Hicks NY Out (Hip) ORL Away Hicks is hampered by a sore left hip and will not dress for Wednesday's contest against the Magic.
Allonzo Trier NY Out (Calf) ORL Away Trier sustained a strained left calf and will not return Wednesday against the Magic.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) NY Home Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Markelle Fultz ORL Out (Shoulder) NY Home Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Isaiah Briscoe ORL Out (Knee) NY Home Briscoe will be out of commission for an extended period of time due to a small meniscus tear in his right knee.
Mohamed Bamba ORL Out (Shin) NY Home Bamba is recovering from a procedure to correct a stress fracture in his left tibia and is in jeopardy of missing the remainder of the season.
Otto Porter CHI Out (Shoulder) WAS Away Porter Jr. is sidelined due to a right rotator cuff strain and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Zach LaVine CHI Out (Thigh) WAS Away LaVine has been held out of the lineup with a right thigh contusion and patellar tendinitis in his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Kris Dunn CHI Doubtful (Back) WAS Away Dunn has been absent from the lineup during the last four games with a mid-back strain and is unlikely to return Wednesday against the Wizards.
Denzel Valentine CHI Out (Ankle) WAS Away Valentine is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having reconstruction surgery on his left ankle.
Shaquille Harrison CHI Probable (Shoulder) WAS Away Harrison is projected to be in Wednesday's lineup versus the Wizards despite a left shoulder strain.
Lauri Markkanen CHI Out (Fatigue) WAS Away Markkanen is likely to miss the remainder of the season due to fatigue and a rapid heart rate.
Wendell Carter Jr. CHI Out (Thumb) WAS Away Carter Jr. had surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb and will not play again this season.
Chandler Hutchison CHI Out (Toe) WAS Away Hutchison is sidelined with an acute injury to a sesamoid bone his right foot and is expected to be absent from the lineup for the remainder of the season.
John Wall WAS Out (Achilles) CHI Home Wall ruptured his Achilles tendon and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Trevor Ariza WAS Out (Groin) CHI Home Ariza sustained a strained left groin and is likely to sit out the remainder of the season.
Dwight Howard WAS Out (Back) CHI Home Howard had surgery performed on his lower back to relieve pain shooting down to his gluteal muscles and is also dealing with a hamstring injury. He is expected to be held out for the remainder of the season.
Jeff Green WAS Out (Rest) CHI Home Green will receive a day of rest and will not be available for Wednesday's game against the Bulls.
Devin Robinson WAS Out (Hip) CHI Home Robinson missed his second-straight game with a left hip strain and will not suit up against the Bulls on Wednesday.
Jimmy Butler PHI Probable (Back) ATL Away Butler was held out of the previous game due to tightness in his back but is likely to suit up Wednesday against the Hawks.
Joel Embiid PHI Out (Knee) ATL Away Embiid is sidelined with knee tendinitis and is expected to sit out the next two games.
Furkan Korkmaz PHI Out (Knee) ATL Away Korkmaz had surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and is expected to be absent from the lineup until at least the middle of April.
Miles Plumlee ATL Out (Knee) PHI Home Plumlee has elected to undergo arthroscopic surgery on left knee. He will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Kent Bazemore ATL Probable (Groin) PHI Home Bazemore is likely to play against the 76ers on Wednesday despite dealing with a left adductor injury.
Vince Carter ATL Out (Rest) PHI Home Carter will not take the court for Wednesday's game against the 76ers as he will be given a day of rest.
Dewayne Dedmon ATL Out (Ankle) PHI Home Dedmon is likely to miss the remainder of the season due to soreness in his left ankle.
Alex Len ATL Probable (Foot) PHI Home Len is dealing with bilateral foot soreness but is projected to play against the 76ers on Wednesday.
Taurean Prince ATL Probable (Foot) PHI Home Prince has missed the previous three games with bilateral foot soreness but it is anticipated that he will return Wednesday against the 76ers.
Deyonta Davis ATL Probable (Thumb) PHI Home Davis is expected to face the 76ers on Wednesday despite dealing with a sprained left thumb.
Alex Poythress ATL Out (Ankle) PHI Home Poythress has been idle with a right ankle sprain and there is no timetable for return.
Omari Spellman ATL Out (Ankle) PHI Home Spellman sustained a low grade left high-ankle sprain and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Al Horford BOS Probable (Knee) MIA Away Horford has soreness in his left knee but is expected to play Wednesday against the Heat.
Marcus Morris BOS Out (Knee) MIA Away Morris is battling left knee soreness and will not suit up against the Heat on Wednesday.
Jaylen Brown BOS Out (Back) MIA Away Brown was absent from the lineup during the previous game with lower-back spasms and will not suit up against the Heat on Wednesday.
Josh Richardson MIA Probable (Heel) BOS Home Richardson has missed the past three games with a left heel contusion but is expected to return to the lineup Wednesday against the Celtics.
Justise Winslow MIA Probable (Thigh) BOS Home Winslow is sidelined with a right thigh contusion and is also dealing with a case of food poisoning. He is projected to face the Celtics on Wednesday.
Rodney McGruder MIA Probable (Knee) BOS Home McGruder has been absent from the lineup with soreness in his left knee but is likely to draw back into the lineup Wednesday against the Celtics.
Derrick Jones MIA Out (Knee) BOS Home Jones Jr. was lifted from the last game due to a right knee bone bruise and it will hinder his availability against the Celtics on Wednesday.
Danny Green TOR Probable (Thumb) BKN Away Green jammed his left thumb during the last game but it is unlikely to deter him from being available against the Nets on Wednesday.
Patrick McCaw TOR Out (Thumb) BKN Away McCaw suffered a sprained right thumb and will be sidelined for approximately three weeks.
OG Anunoby TOR Out (Concussion) BKN Away Anunoby has sat out the past three games due to a concussion and will not return Wednesday against the Nets.
Allen Crabbe BKN Out (Knee) TOR Home Crabbe is sidelined with a sore right knee and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Tony Parker CHA Questionable (Personal) NO Away Parker has sat out the last five games due to a personal matter and it is unknown if he will return Wednesday against the Pelicans.
Marvin Williams CHA Out (Foot) NO Away Williams will not suit up against the Pelicans on Wednesday due to a right foot strain.
Cody Zeller CHA Out (Knee) NO Away Zeller is sidelined due to left knee soreness and it has yet to be established when he will return to the lineup.
Jeremy Lamb CHA Probable (Ankle) NO Away Lamb is expected to take the court against the Pelicans on Wednesday despite dealing with right ankle discomfort.
Anthony Davis NO Out (Back) CHA Home Davis missed his third-consecutive game due to lower-back spasms and will not return to action Wednesday against the Hornets.
Jrue Holiday NO Out (Abdominal) CHA Home Holiday is recovering from a core muscle surgery and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
E'Twaun Moore NO Out (Quadricep) CHA Home Moore is sidelined due to a left quadriceps contusion and is likely to remain out of action until the middle of April.
Darius Miller NO Out (Thigh) CHA Home Miller is expected to miss one-to-two weeks after being diagnosed with a grade one left adductor strain.
Julius Randle NO Probable (Finger) CHA Home Randle was lifted from the last game due to a left index finger injury but is expected to play Wednesday against the Hornets.
Frank Jackson NO Out (Concussion) CHA Home Jackson has sat out the past two games due to a concussion and will not be cleared in time for Wednesday's matchup against the Hornets.
Trevon Bluiett NO Out (Thumb) CHA Home Bluiett will miss an extended period of time after having right thumb surgery.
Derrick Rose MIN Out (Elbow) DAL Away Rose has been shut down for the remainder of the season due to a chip fracture and loose body in his right elbow.
Taj Gibson MIN Out (Calf) DAL Away Gibson suffered a left calf strain and there is no timetable for return.
Jeff Teague MIN Out (Foot) DAL Away Teague is nursing inflammation in his left foot and will not return for the remainder of the season.
Luol Deng MIN Out (Achilles) DAL Away Deng has been held out of action due to a sore left Achilles and it has yet to be determined how long the ailment will keep him idle.
Robert Covington MIN Out (Knee) DAL Away Covington is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having arthroscopic right knee surgery.
J.J. Barea DAL Out (Achilles) MIN Home Barea had surgery to repair a torn right Achilles and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Tim Hardaway Jr. DAL Out (Shin) MIN Home Hardaway Jr. has a left tibia stress reaction and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Kristaps Porzingis DAL Out (Knee) MIN Home Porzingis is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and will not play this season.
Dorian Finney-Smith DAL Out (Mouth) MIN Home Finney-Smith is nursing a mouth laceration and will not play Wednesday against the Timberwolves.
Luka Doncic DAL Probable (Thigh) MIN Home Doncic has been absent from the lineup during the previous two games with a right thigh contusion but is expected to draw back into the lineup against the Timberwolves on Wednesday.
Dejounte Murray SA Out (Knee) DEN Away Murray tore the ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the 2018-19 season.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Out (Back) SA Home Porter Jr. is recovering from offseason back surgery to repair a herniated disc and is expected to be idle for the remainder of the season.
Jae Crowder UTA Probable (Quadricep) PHO Away Crowder exited the previous game with a right quad contusion but it is not expected to affect his status for Wednesday's contest versus the Suns.
Kyle Korver UTA Out (Knee) PHO Away Korver missed the last game due to a sore right knee and will not play against the Suns on Wednesday.
Derrick Favors UTA Out (Back) PHO Away Favors sat out the previous game with back spasms and it will keep him from the lineup for Wednesday's contest versus the Suns.
Dante Exum UTA Out (Knee) PHO Away Exum is recovering from surgery to repair a partially torn patella tendon in his right knee and there is no timetable for return.
T.J. Warren PHO Out (Ankle) UTA Home Warren is sidelined with soreness in his right ankle and it is uncertain when he will return to action.
Tyler Johnson PHO Out (Knee) UTA Home Johnson has been out of commission with a sore right knee and there is no timetable for return.
Kelly Oubre Jr. PHO Out (Thumb) UTA Home Oubre Jr. is recovering from a minor procedure on his left thumb and will miss the remainder of the season.
Deandre Ayton PHO Out (Ankle) UTA Home Ayton was held out of the last game with a sprained left ankle and will not suit up Wednesday against the Jazz.
Jonas Valanciunas MEM Out (Ankle) POR Away Valanciunas is likely to miss the remainder of the season due to a Grade 2 right ankle sprain.
Joakim Noah MEM Questionable (Knee) POR Away Noah missed his fourth-straight game due to ongoing soreness in his right knee. Whether he returns Wednesday against the Trail Blazers is unclear.
Avery Bradley MEM Out (Shin) POR Away Bradley is dealing with a right shin contusion and is expected to be held out of the lineup until at least the middle of April.
Mike Conley MEM Doubtful (Ankle) POR Away Conley was held out of the previous game with soreness in his left ankle is not expected to play Wednesday against the Trail Blazers.
Kyle Anderson MEM Out (Shoulder) POR Away Anderson has been experiencing soreness in his right shoulder and is likely to miss the remainder of the season.
C.J. Miles MEM Out (Foot) POR Away Miles suffered a stress reaction in his left foot and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Dillon Brooks MEM Out (Toe) POR Away Brooks is expected to miss the rest of the season due to surgery for an injured right big toe.
Jaren Jackson Jr. MEM Out (Thigh) POR Away Jackson Jr. is expected to miss the remainder of the season due to a deep right thigh contusion.
C.J. McCollum POR Out (Knee) MEM Home McCollum sustained a popliteus strain in his left knee and is likely to be sidelined until the middle of April.
Jusuf Nurkic POR Out (Leg) MEM Home Nurkic suffered compound fractures to the fibula and tibia in his lower-left leg and will miss the remainder of the season.
Terrence Jones HOU Out (Illness) LAC Away Jones has been out of commission due to an illness and it is uncertain when he will return to the lineup.
Gerald Green HOU Probable (Groin) LAC Away Green is sidelined due to a strained left adductor but is likely to return to the lineup Wednesday against the Clippers.
Patrick Beverley LAC Questionable (Hip) HOU Home Beverley is dealing with a right hip pointer and it is unknown if he will play against the Rockets on Wednesday.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute LAC Out (Knee) HOU Home Mbah a Moute is expected to miss eight weeks after having a partial medial meniscectomy on his left knee.

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