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Daily NBA Injury Roundup for January 12th, 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 January 12th, 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 January 12th, 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
Zaza Pachulia DET Out (Leg) LAC Away Pachulia is sidelined due to a right lower-leg contusion and there is no timetable for return.
Ish Smith DET Questionable (Groin) LAC Away Smith is sidelined with a right adductor muscle tear and it is unknown if he will return against the Jazz on Monday.
Henry Ellenson DET Out (Ankle) LAC Away Ellenson is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and is expected to be held out of action until at least the end of January.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute LAC Out (Knee) DET Home Mbah a Moute has been sidelined with a sore left knee but is expected to return to action before the end of January.
Milos Teodosic LAC Questionable (Knee) DET Home Teodosic has missed the last four games with knee tendinitis and it is uncertain if he will suit up against the Pelicans on Monday.
Chandler Parsons MEM Out (Knee) MIA Away Parsons is battling right knee soreness and will remain away from the team until management can figure out his future with the organization.
Kyle Anderson MEM Questionable (Ankle) MIA Away Anderson left Saturday's game with a rolled ankle and is questionable to return.
Dillon Brooks MEM Out (Toe) MIA Away Brooks is expected to miss the rest of the season due to surgery for an injured right big toe.
Goran Dragic MIA Out (Knee) MEM Home Dragic is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks recovering from arthroscopic right knee surgery.
Hassan Whiteside MIA Out (Illness) MEM Home Whiteside will not play against the Grizzlies on Saturday as he is dealing with an illness.
Aron Baynes BOS Out (Hand) ORL Away Baynes suffered a left fourth metacarpal fracture in his left hand but is expected to return during sometime before the end of January.
Jabari Bird BOS Out (Personal) ORL Away Bird is dealing with a personal matter and it is unclear when he will make his season debut.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) BOS Home Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Mohamed Bamba ORL Out (Foot) BOS Home Bamba was held out of the previous game due to a sore left foot and will not suit up against the Celtics on Saturday.
E'Twaun Moore NO Probable (Quadricep) MIN Away Moore missed his second-straight game with a left quadriceps contusion but it is likely he will suit up against the Timberwolves on Saturday.
Julius Randle NO Questionable (Ankle) MIN Away Randle left the previous game due to a right ankle injury and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against the Timberwolves.
Derrick Rose MIN Questionable (Rest) NO Home Rose may receive a day of rest leaving his availability for Saturday's game against the Pelicans in question.
Robert Covington MIN Out (Knee) NO Home Covington is suffering from a bone bruise in his right knee. There is no definitive timetable for return.
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN Probable (Ankle) NO Home Towns injured his ankle in the last game but is expected to be available for Saturday's tilt with the Pelicans.
Rudy Gay SA Out (Wrist) OKC Away Gay is sidelined due to a sprained left wrist and there is no definitive timetable set for his return.
Dejounte Murray SA Out (Knee) OKC Away Murray tore the ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the 2018-19 season.
Nerlens Noel OKC Out (Concussion) SA Home Noel suffered a concussion and will be out of the lineup until he completes the concussion protocol.
Steven Adams OKC Probable (Ankle) SA Home Adams sustained an ankle injury last game but it is likely he will participate in Saturday's game versus the Spurs.
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) SA Home Roberson is recovering from offseason knee surgery and is also suffering from a small avulsion in his left knee. He is expected to remain sidelined until the end of January.
Alex Abrines OKC Out (Personal) SA Home Abrines is away from the team due to a personal matter and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Isaiah Thomas DEN Out (Hip) PHO Away Thomas is recovering from a right hip surgery and is expected to remain out of action until at least the end of January.
Gary Harris DEN Questionable (Hamstring) PHO Away Harris sat out his second-straight game with left hamstring tightness and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Suns on Saturday.
Will Barton DEN Probable (Hip) PHO Away Barton is recovering from surgery to repair a right hip injury and core strain and is expected to return against the Suns on Saturday.
Trey Lyles DEN Questionable (Wrist) PHO Away Lyles is suffering from a sprained right wrist leaving his status unclear for Saturday's matchup against the Suns.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Out (Back) PHO Away Porter Jr. is recovering from offseason back surgery to repair a herniated disc and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Jarred Vanderbilt DEN Out (Foot) PHO Away Vanderbilt is recuperating from right foot surgery and there is no timetable for return.
Devin Booker PHO Doubtful (Back) DEN Home Booker has sat out the previous two games due to back spasms and it is unlikely that he will return to action against the Nuggets on Saturday.
Tony Parker CHA Out (Rest) SAC Away Parker is expected to receive a day of rest and will not be available for Saturday's game versus the Kings.
Cody Zeller CHA Out (Hand) SAC Away Zeller sustained a fractured right hand and will miss six-to-eight weeks.
Bobby Portis CHI Questionable (Elbow) UTA Away Portis has an injured right elbow and it is unknown if he will play against the Jazz on Saturday.
Denzel Valentine CHI Out (Ankle) UTA Away Valentine is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having reconstruction surgery on his left ankle.
Thabo Sefolosha UTA Out (Groin) CHI Home Sefolosha suffered a right groin strain and is likely to be absent from the lineup for 10 to 12 days.
Ricky Rubio UTA Out (Groin) CHI Home Rubio is expected to miss two weeks of action due to a mild right groin strain.
Dante Exum UTA Out (Ankle) CHI Home Exum sustained a left ankle sprain and is expected to be absent from the lineup for multiple weeks.
Raul Neto UTA Out (Groin) CHI Home Neto missed the previous game due to a left groin strain and will not play against the Bulls on Saturday.
Tony Bradley UTA Out (Knee) CHI Home Bradley is expected to miss one month of action after having minor surgery to repair his right knee.
Grayson Allen UTA Out (Ankle) CHI Home Allen is sidelined with a sprained right ankle and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.

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