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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 January 13th, 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 13th, 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
Amir Johnson PHI Questionable (Migraine) NY Away Johnson missed his second-straight game with a migraine and it is unknown if he will be available Tuesday versus the Timberwolves.
Markelle Fultz PHI Out (Shoulder) NY Away Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is likely to remain on the shelf until the latter part of January.
Justin Patton PHI Out (Foot) NY Away Patton is recovering from multiple right foot surgeries and will miss an extended period of game action.
Zhaire Smith PHI Out (Foot) NY Away 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.
Tim Hardaway Jr. NY Questionable (Hamstring) PHI Home Hardaway Jr. was held out of the last game with a hamstring injury and his status for Thursday's matchup against the Wizards is in question.
Enes Kanter NY Questionable (Illness) PHI Home Kanter has sat out the past two games with an illness and it is unknown if he will be available Thursday against the Wizards.
Kristaps Porzingis NY Out (Knee) PHI Home Porzingis is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and is not expected to return until sometime in February.
Mitchell Robinson NY Questionable (Ankle) PHI Home Robinson is sidelined with a sprained left ankle and groin soreness. It is unclear if he will return to action against the Wizards on Thursday.
Jonas Valanciunas TOR Out (Thumb) WAS Away Valanciunas is recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated left thumb and is four weeks away from returning.
C.J. Miles TOR Questionable (Hip) WAS Away Miles missed the previous game due to a hip injury and it has yet to be established if he will face the Celtics on Wednesday.
Fred Vanvleet TOR Questionable (Thigh) WAS Away VanVleet was absent from the lineup during the last game due to a left thigh contusion and it is undetermined if he will be available Wednesday against the Celtics.
John Wall WAS Out (Heel) TOR Home Wall is expected to miss the remainder of the season after undergoing heel surgery.
Dwight Howard WAS Out (Back) TOR Home 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.
Markieff Morris WAS Out (Back) TOR Home Morris is sidelined with transient cervical neuropraxia causing stiffness in his upper-back and neck. He is expected to miss at least six weeks of action.
Donte Divincenzo MIL Questionable (Heel) ATL Away DiVincenzo has been absent from the lineup during the previous four games with left bilateral heel bursitis and it is uncertain if it will keep him out of Tuesday's lineup against the Heat.
Miles Plumlee ATL Out (Knee) MIL Home Plumlee had a non-surgical procedure conducted on his left knee and is expected to miss at least two weeks.
Kent Bazemore ATL Out (Ankle) MIL Home Bazemore sustained a sprained right ankle and is expected to remain out of action until the latter part of January.
Dewayne Dedmon ATL Questionable (Ankle) MIL Home Dedmon was held out of the previous game due to a left ankle sprain and it is undetermined if he will take part in Tuesday's matchup against the Thunder.
John Collins ATL Questionable (Ankle) MIL Home Collins exited the last game due to a sprained left ankle and it is uncertain if it will prevent him from playing against the Thunder on Tuesday.
Nene Hilario HOU Out (Rest) ORL Away Nene will receive a day of rest and will not be available against the Magic on Sunday.
Eric Gordon HOU Out (Knee) ORL Away Gordon has been held out of action with soreness in his right knee and is not expected to return until the latter part of January.
Chris Paul HOU Out (Hamstring) ORL Away Paul suffered a Grade 2 left hamstring strain and is expected to remain sidelined until the latter part of January.
Brandon Knight HOU Out (Knee) ORL Away Knight is dealing with left knee soreness and will not play Sunday against the Magic.
Carmelo Anthony HOU Out (Coach's Decision) ORL Away Anthony is away from the team while the head office determines his future with the organization.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) HOU Home Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Mohamed Bamba ORL Out (Foot) HOU Home Bamba was held out of the previous two games due to a sore left foot and will not suit up Sunday against the Rockets.
DeMarcus Cousins GS Out (Achilles) DAL Away Cousins is recuperating from a torn left Achilles tendon that ended his 2017-18 season. He is targeting Thursday's matchup against the Clippers to make his season debut.
Damian Jones GS Out (Pectoral) DAL 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.
J.J. Barea DAL Out (Achilles) GS Home Barea has a torn right Achilles and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Dennis Smith Jr. DAL Out (Back) GS Home Smith Jr. has sat out the previous two games with mid-back tightness and will not suit up against the Warriors on Sunday.
Maurice Harkless POR Out (Knee) DEN Away Harkless was held out of the previous two games with a left knee injury and will not play against the Nuggets on Sunday.
Isaiah Thomas DEN Out (Hip) POR Home 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 Out (Hamstring) POR Home Harris sat out his third-straight game with left hamstring tightness and will not suit up Sunday against the Trail Blazers.
Trey Lyles DEN Out (Wrist) POR Home Lyles missed the last game with a sprained right wrist and will not play Sunday against the Trail Blazers.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Out (Back) POR Home 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) POR Home Vanderbilt is recuperating from right foot surgery and there is no timetable for return.
John Henson CLE Out (Wrist) LAL 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) LAL Away Love underwent surgery on his left big toe and is not expected to return until around the All-Star break.
J.R. Smith CLE Out (Personal) LAL Away Smith is dealing with a personal matter and there is no definitive timetable set for his return.
Larry Nance Jr. CLE Out (Knee) LAL Away Nance has a sprained MCL in his right knee and is expected to miss two-to-four weeks of action.
David Nwaba CLE Out (Ankle) LAL Away Nwaba is sidelined with a left ankle sprain but is likely to return sometime before the latter part of January.
Rajon Rondo LAL Out (Finger) CLE Home Rondo is recovering from right ring finger surgery and is expected to miss four weeks of action.
LeBron James LAL Out (Groin) CLE Home James is sidelined with a strained left groin and it is undetermined if he will return to action Thursday against the Thunder.
Michael Beasley LAL Probable (Hand) CLE Home Beasley is likely to participate in Sunday's game against the Cavaliers despite a hand injury.

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