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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 December 19th, 2018. 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 for December 19th, 2018

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
Pau Gasol SA Out (Foot) ORL Away Gasol is sidelined with a stress fracture in his right foot and has no timetable for return.
Dejounte Murray SA Out (Knee) ORL Away Murray tore the ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the 2018-19 season.
Lonnie Walker IV SA Out (Knee) ORL Away Walker IV tore the meniscus in his right knee. He is in the G-League on a conditioning stint and is expected to be held out of the lineup until the latter part of December.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) SA Home Mozgov is sidelined due to a sore right knee and there is no timetable for return.
Nikola Vucevic ORL Out (Personal) SA Home Vucevic will not be available for Wednesday's contest versus the Spurs as he is away attending the birth of his first child.
Isaiah Briscoe ORL Doubtful (Illness) SA Home Briscoe is not expected to play Wednesday against the Spurs due to an illness.
Melvin Frazier ORL Out (Personal) SA Home Frazier Jr. is dealing with a personal matter and will not participate in Wednesday's game against the Spurs.
Tim Hardaway Jr. NY Probable (Heel) PHI Away Hardaway Jr. sat out the last game with right heel soreness but it is expected he will take part in Wednesday's tilt against the 76ers.
Kristaps Porzingis NY Out (Knee) PHI Away Porzingis is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and is not expected to return until sometime in February.
Damyean Dotson NY Probable (Shoulder) PHI Away Dotson missed his third-straight game with right shoulder soreness but is likely he will return against the 76ers on Wednesday.
Mitchell Robinson NY Out (Ankle) PHI Away Robinson has been held out of the previous two games with a sprained left ankle and will not suit up for Wednesday's clash against the 76ers.
Allonzo Trier NY Out (Hamstring) PHI Away Trier is sidelined with a strained left hamstring and is expected to miss at least one week of action.
Markelle Fultz PHI Out (Shoulder) NY Home Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is facing a three-to-six week absence.
Justin Patton PHI Out (Foot) NY Home Patton is recovering from multiple right foot surgeries and will miss an extended period of game action.
Zhaire Smith PHI Out (Foot) NY Home Smith suffered a Jones fracture to his left foot and had surgery to repair the ailment. He also underwent a thoracoscopy to fix an allergic reaction from a food product and there is no timetable for return.
John Henson CLE Out (Wrist) CHA Away Henson is recovering from wrist surgery to repair a torn ligament. Although he will miss an extended period of time, it is expected that he will return sometime near the end of the season.
Kevin Love CLE Out (Foot) CHA Away Love underwent surgery on his left big toe and is not expected to return until sometime in January.
J.R. Smith CLE Out (Personal) CHA Away Smith is dealing with a personal matter and there is no definitive timetable set for his return.
Tristan Thompson CLE Out (Foot) CHA Away Thompson is sidelined with a left foot sprain and is expected to remain out of action for two-to-four weeks.
Matthew Dellavedova CLE Out (Knee) CHA Away Dellavedova is dealing with soreness in his left knee and will not suit up Wednesday versus the Hornets.
Jordan Clarkson CLE Probable (Back) CHA Away Clarkson is dealing with a lower-back injury but is expected to be available for Wednesday's game against the Hornets.
Al Horford BOS Out (Knee) PHO Home Horford has sat out the past five games due to Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome in his left knee and will not return Wednesday against the Suns.
Marcus Morris BOS Out (Knee) PHO Home Morris has soreness in his right knee and will sit out Wednesday's tilt against the Suns.
Jaylen Brown BOS Probable (Hand) PHO Home Brown is dealing with a right hand contusion but it is likely he will take the court Wednesday versus the Suns.
Guerschon Yabusele BOS Out (Ankle) PHO Home Yabusele is expected to miss multiple weeks due to a right ankle sprain.
Jabari Bird BOS Out (Personal) PHO Home Bird is dealing with a personal matter and it is unclear when he will make his season debut.
Kelly Oubre Jr. PHO Probable (Acquired) BOS Away Oubre Jr is expected to make his team debut Wednesday against the Celtics after being acquired in a trade.
Jonas Valanciunas TOR Out (Thumb) IND Home Valanciunas is recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated left thumb and is expected to miss four weeks of action.
Kyle Lowry TOR Out (Thigh) IND Home Lowry sat out his second-consecutive game with a left thigh contusion and will not return Wednesday against the Pacers.
Danny Green TOR Probable (Eye) IND Home Green is expected to take the court on Wednesday against the Pacers despite dealing with an eye injury.
Serge Ibaka TOR Out (Knee) IND Home Ibaka is dealing with swelling in his right knee and will not suit up against the Pacers on Wednesday.
Norman Powell TOR Probable (Shoulder) IND Home Powell sustained a subluxation of his left shoulder and will likely return Wednesday against the Pacers.
Pascal Siakam TOR Probable (Back) IND Home Siakam was held out of the previous game with a back stiffness but it is expected he will be available for Wednesday's tilt against the Pacers.
Fred Vanvleet TOR Probable (Back) IND Home VanVleet was absent from the lineup during the last game with lower-back soreness but it is likely he will face the Pacers on Wednesday.
Allen Crabbe BKN Out (Knee) CHI Away Crabbe has missed the last three games with a sore right knee and will not return Wednesday against the Bulls.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson BKN Questionable (Quadricep) CHI Away Hollis-Jefferson is nursing a left quad contusion and it is unclear if he will play Wednesday against the Bulls.
Treveon Graham BKN Out (Hamstring) CHI Away Graham is sidelined with a strained left hamstring and is expected to need two months to heal.
Caris Levert BKN Out (Foot) CHI Away LeVert sustained a subtalar dislocation in his right foot along with ligament damage. He is expected to miss two-to-three months of game action.
Dzanan Musa BKN Out (Shoulder) CHI Away Musa suffered a left shoulder subluxation and will miss an unknown period of time.
Jabari Parker CHI Questionable (Illness) BKN Home Parker missed the last game with an illness and it is uncertain if he will play Wednesday against the Nets.
Zach LaVine CHI Out (Ankle) BKN Home Lavine is sidelined with a left ankle injury and is expected to miss two-to-four weeks of action.
Denzel Valentine CHI Out (Ankle) BKN Home Valentine is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having reconstruction surgery on his left ankle.
Otto Porter WAS Out (Knee) HOU Away Porter Jr. is sidelined due to a Grade 2 strain of the Vastus medialis in his right knee and is expected to miss at least one more week.
Dwight Howard WAS Out (Back) HOU Away Howard had surgery performed on his lower back to relieve pain shooting down to his gluteal muscles and is expected to miss two-to-three months.
Nene Hilario HOU Out (Rest) WAS Home Nene will not play Wednesday against the Wizards as he is to be rested.
James Ennis HOU Out (Hamstring) WAS Home Ennis III left the previous game due to a right hamstring strain and is expected to miss one-to-two weeks.
Carmelo Anthony HOU Out (Illness) WAS Home Anthony is dealing with an illness and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
P.J. Tucker HOU Questionable (Undisclosed) WAS Home Tucker is dealing with an undefined ailment and it is unknown if he will be available for Wednesday's game versus the Wizards.
Nikola Mirotic NO Out (Ankle) MIL Away Mirotic is sidelined with right ankle soreness and will not participate in Wednesday's game versus the Bucks.
Elfrid Payton NO Out (Finger) MIL Away Payton fractured his left pinky finger and is expected to need six weeks to recover.
Julius Randle NO Out (Ankle) MIL Away Randle exited the previous game due to a right ankle sprain and will not partake in Wednesday's clash against the Bucks.
Ian Clark NO Out (Ankle) MIL Away Clark is dealing with a right ankle sprain and will not be in Wednesday's lineup against the Bucks.
Ersan Ilyasova MIL Out (Nose) NO Home Ilyasova missed the previous game due to a nose contusion and will not suit up against the Pelicans on Wednesday.
Malcolm Brogdon MIL Probable (Hamstring) NO Home Brogdon sat out the last game due to left hamstring soreness but is expected to suit up for Wednesday's contest against the Pelicans.
Zaza Pachulia DET Questionable (Illness) MIN Away Pachulia has missed the last two games due to illness and it is undetermined if it will impede his status for Wednesday's matchup against the Timberwolves.
Blake Griffin DET Probable (Illness) MIN Away Griffin is expected to be available for Wednesday's contest against the Timberwolves despite battling an unspecified illness.
Glenn Robinson III DET Out (Ankle) MIN Away Robinson III is suffering from a left ankle sprain and is expected to be sidelined for at least two weeks.
Ish Smith DET Out (Groin) MIN Away Smith is sidelined with a right adductor muscle tear and is expected to miss three-to-six weeks.
Henry Ellenson DET Out (Ankle) MIN Away Ellenson is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and is expected to miss two weeks of action.
Jerryd Bayless MIN Probable (Knee) DET Home Bayless suffered a posterolateral corner sprain in his left knee but is likely to return to action against the Pistons on Wednesday.
Jeff Teague MIN Out (Ankle) DET Home Teague sat out the previous game with inflammation in his left ankle and will not be available for Wednesday's clash with the Pistons.
DeMarcus Cousins GS Out (Achilles) UTA Away Cousins is recuperating from a torn left Achilles tendon that ended his 2017-18 season. He has been sent on a conditioning stint in the G-League but is aiming to return either late January or in the early part of February.
Damian Jones GS Out (Pectoral) UTA Away Jones is recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle and it is likely he will miss the remainder of the season.
Raul Neto UTA Questionable (Thigh) GS Home Neto has been held out of the last three games due to soreness in his right thigh and it is undetermined if he will return against the Warriors on Wednesday.
Joakim Noah MEM Questionable (Heel) POR Away Noah is dealing with right heel soreness and it is uncertain if he will be available for Wednesday's tilt against the Trail Blazers.
Chandler Parsons MEM Out (Knee) POR Away Parsons is battling right knee soreness and is expected to be out until at least the latter part of December.
Mike Conley MEM Probable (Hamstring) POR Away Conley sat out the previous game with soreness in his left hamstring but is expected to suit up Wednesday against the Trail Blazers.
Kyle Anderson MEM Probable (Hip) POR Away Anderson has a right hip contusion but is expected to play against the Trail Blazers on Wednesday.
Dillon Brooks MEM Out (Knee) POR Away Brooks suffered a Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee and is expected to need six-to-eight weeks to heal.
Anfernee Simons POR Probable (Illness) MEM Home Simons has sat out the last five games due to an upper-respiratory infection but is likely to return for Wednesday's game against the Grizzlies.
Raymond Felton OKC Out (Suspension) SAC Away Felton has been suspended one game by the NBA for his role in an altercation but is likely to be reinstated in time for Saturday's matchup against the Jazz.
Dennis Schroder OKC Out (Suspension) SAC Away Schroder has been issued a one-game suspension for his role in an altercation but is expected to be available against the Jazz on Saturday.
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) SAC Away Roberson is recovering from offseason knee surgery but is also suffering from a small avulsion in his left knee. He is expected to miss six weeks.
Iman Shumpert SAC Out (Personal) OKC Home Shumpert has been absent from the lineup during the past two games with a hip contusion and a personal reason. He will not be available for Wednesday's matchup versus the Thunder.
Bogdan Bogdanovic SAC Out (Foot) OKC Home Bogdanovic is nursing a sore right foot and will not suit up against the Thunder on Wednesday.
Marvin Bagley SAC Out (Knee) OKC Home Bagley III is suffering from a left knee bone bruise and is expected to miss 10-to-14 days.

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