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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 February 28th, 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 for February 28th, 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
Jeff Teague MIN Probable (Knee) IND Away Teague has sat out the past two games with a sore left knee but is likely to be available for Thursday's matchup versus the Pacers.
Luol Deng MIN Doubtful (Achilles) IND Away Deng exited the last game due to a sore left Achilles and is not expected to play against the Pacers on Thursday.
Gorgui Dieng MIN Questionable (Personal) IND Away Dieng has been away from the team due to a personal matter and it is unclear if he will will rejoin the lineup Thursday against the Pacers.
Robert Covington MIN Out (Knee) IND Away Covington is suffering from a bone bruise in his right knee. There is no definitive timetable for return.
Tyreke Evans IND Out (Food Poisoning) MIN Home Evans missed the last game due to a case of food poisoning and the symptoms will hinder his availability against the Timberwolves on Thursday.
Victor Oladipo IND Out (Knee) MIN Home Oladipo will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his right knee.
Domantas Sabonis IND Out (Ankle) MIN Home Sabonis was held out of the previous game with a sprained left ankle and will not play against the Timberwolves on Thursday.
Alize Johnson IND Out (Foot) MIN Home Johnson has sat out the past two games due to a left foot contusion and will not be in Thursday's lineup against the Timberwolves.
Andre Iguodala GS Out (Illness) ORL Away Iguodala is battling an illness and will not participate in Thursday's game versus the Magic.
Jonas Jerebko GS Probable (Quadricep) ORL Away Jerebko is nursing a right quad contusion but is likely to take the court against the Magic on Thursday.
DeMarcus Cousins GS Probable (Achilles) ORL Away Cousins has an Achilles injury but is expected to suit up against the Magic on Thursday.
Kevin Durant GS Out (Rest) ORL Away Durant will not take the court against the Magic on Thursday as he will receive a day of rest.
Damian Jones GS Out (Pectoral) ORL Away Jones is recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle and is expected to be sidelined until sometime in May.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) GS Home Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Markelle Fultz ORL Out (Shoulder) GS Home Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.
Isaiah Briscoe ORL Probable (Concussion) GS Home Briscoe has out the last two games as he was going through the league-mandated concussion protocol but is expected to be cleared in time for Thursday's contest against the Warriors.
Mohamed Bamba ORL Out (Leg) GS 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.
John Henson CLE Out (Wrist) NY Away Henson is recovering from wrist surgery to repair a torn ligament and is expected to sit out until at least the beginning of March.
J.R. Smith CLE Out (Personal) NY Away Smith is expected to sit out the remainder of the season as team management have no plans to insert him in the lineup for the remainder of the 2018-19 campaign.
Tristan Thompson CLE Out (Foot) NY Away Thompson is sidelined due to left foot soreness. There is no definitive timeline for his return.
DeAndre Jordan NY Out (Ankle) CLE Home Jordan has been held out of the previous two games due to a sprained left ankle and will not suit up for for Thursday's clash with the Cavaliers.
Mario Hezonja NY Out (Leg) CLE Home Hezonja has missed the past four games with a left leg contusion and will not draw back into the lineup Thursday against the Cavaliers.
Frank Ntilikina NY Out (Groin) CLE Home Ntilikina is sidelined with a sore groin and it is unclear when he will be back.
James Johnson MIA Out (Shoulder) HOU Away Johnson missed his third-straight game due to a slight left AC sprain in his shoulder and will not face the Rockets on Thursday.
Hassan Whiteside MIA Out (Hip) HOU Away Whiteside was held out of the previous game due to a hip strain and will not participate in Thursday's matchup versus the Rockets.
Eric Gordon HOU Out (Knee) MIA Home Gordon is nursing a knee injury and will not be available against the Heat on Thursday.
Iman Shumpert HOU Out (Calf) MIA Home Shumpert left the previous game with a sore right calf and will not suit up for Thursday's clash with the Heat.
Kenneth Faried HOU Out (Hip Flexor) MIA Home Faried departed the last game due to a sore left hip flexor and will not take the court Thursday against the Heat.
Joel Embiid PHI Out (Knee) OKC Away Embiid is expected to sit out until the beginning of March due to left knee soreness.
Boban Marjanovic PHI Out (Knee) OKC Away Marjanovic has been diagnosed with a bone bruise and a mild sprain in his right knee and will be re-evaluated in five-to-seven days.
Furkan Korkmaz PHI Out (Knee) OKC Away Korkmaz had surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and is expected to miss at least four weeks.
Justin Patton PHI Out (Foot) OKC Away Patton is recovering from multiple right foot surgeries and will miss an extended period of game action.
Zhaire Smith PHI Out (Foot) OKC Away Smith suffered a Jones fracture to his left foot and had surgery to repair the ailment. It is not anticipated that he will return during the remainder of the season.
Shake Milton PHI Out (Finger) OKC Away Milton will need at least two-to-three weeks to recover after having surgery to repair a broken finger.
Paul George OKC Out (Shoulder) PHI Home George will not play against the 76ers on Thursday as he is sidelined with a sore right shoulder.
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) PHI Home Roberson is recovering from offseason knee surgery and is also suffering from a small avulsion in his left knee. He is without a timetable for return.
Ricky Rubio UTA Out (Hamstring) DEN Away Rubio was forced from the previous game with left hamstring tightness and will not play against the Nuggets on Thursday.
Dante Exum UTA Out (Ankle) DEN Away Exum suffered a left ankle sprain and is likely to stay on the shelf until the early part of March.
Raul Neto UTA Out (Hamstring) DEN Away Neto is battling a left hamstring injury and will not participate in Thursday's contest against the Nuggets.
Tony Bradley UTA Out (Knee) DEN Away Bradley is expected to remain out of the lineup until at least the beginning of March after having minor surgery to repair his right knee.
Trey Lyles DEN Out (Hamstring) UTA Home Lyles is sidelined with a left hamstring strain and it is undetermined how long he will be out of action.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Out (Back) UTA Home Porter Jr. is recovering from offseason back surgery to repair a herniated disc and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Thomas Welsh DEN Questionable (Shoulder) UTA Home Welsh sat out the previous game due to right shoulder soreness and it is unclear if he will play Thursday against the Jazz.

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