Don't have an account?
Join the Best Live Fantasy Chat Community!

Lost password? [X]

Receive free daily analysis:

NFL    NBA    MLB

Already have an account? Log in here.

[X]

Forgot Password


[X]

Daily NBA Injury Roundup for January 17th, 2020


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 17th, 2020. 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.

Editor's Note: Get any full-season NBA and DFS Premium Pass for 50% off. Our exclusive DFS tools, Lineup Optimizer and daily Premium DFS Research. Sign Up Now!

 

NBA Injury Roundup for January 17th, 2020

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
Karl-Anthony Towns MIN Probable (Knee) IND Away Towns has been sidelined with a left knee sprain, but will return to action Friday vs. Indiana.
Jake Layman MIN Out (Toe) IND Away Layman is sidelined due to a left toe sprain, and team officials have yet to provide a return date.
Victor Oladipo IND Out (Knee) MIN Home Oladipo is recovering from a ruptured quadriceps tendon in his right knee that cost him most of the 2018-19 season. He is lining up to make his season debut Jan. 29 versus the Bulls.
Nazareth Mitrou-Long IND Out (Ankle) MIN Home Mitrou-Long has been sidelined with a right ankle sprain, and it is undetermined when he will return to action.
Otto Porter CHI Out (Foot) PHI Away Porter is sidelined with a left foot fracture. He is expected to be held out of action until sometime in February.
Ryan Arcidiacono CHI Probable (Elbow) PHI Away Arcidiacono has discomfort in his right elbow, but he is expected to play Friday versus the 76ers.
Tomas Satoransky CHI Probable (Ankle) PHI Away Satoransky is anticipated to be available against the 76ers on Friday despite a sore left ankle.
Lauri Markkanen CHI Probable (Ankle) PHI Away Markkanen is projected to be in Friday's lineup against the 76ers despite a left ankle sprain.
Luke Kornet CHI Probable (Thumb) PHI Away Kornet is likely to suit up against the 76ers on Friday despite a right thumb sprain.
Wendell Carter Jr. CHI Out (Ankle) PHI Away Carter Jr. is sidelined with a high right ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Chandler Hutchison CHI Questionable (Shoulder) PHI Away Hutchison aggravated the soreness in his right shoulder, leaving his status for Friday's tilt against the 76ers clouded.
Daniel Gafford CHI Out (Thumb) PHI Away Gafford is expected to miss two to four weeks due to a dislocated right thumb.
Max Strus CHI Out (Knee) PHI Away Strus will miss the remainder of the season while recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee.
Joel Embiid PHI Out (Hand) CHI Home Embiid sustained a torn radial collateral ligament in his left hand and had surgery. He is expected to miss one to two weeks of action for recovery.
John Wall WAS Out (Achilles) TOR Away Wall has undergone surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Moritz Wagner WAS Out (Ankle) TOR Away Wagner has been sidelined due to a left ankle sprain, and he is expected to be out until at least the latter part of January.
Rui Hachimura WAS Out (Groin) TOR Away Hachimura has been sidelined with a groin contusion, and he is expected to be idle until at least the end of January.
Garrison Mathews WAS Out (Ankle) TOR Away Mathews will miss an extended period due to a right ankle sprain.
Fred Vanvleet TOR Out (Hamstring) WAS Home VanVleet is out of action due to a right hamstring strain, but he is likely to return Saturday against the Timberwolves.
Dewan Hernandez TOR Out (Ankle) WAS Home Hernandez is out of commission with a right ankle sprain, and it remains to be seen when he will return to the court.
Justise Winslow MIA Out (Back) OKC Away Winslow is sidelined with a bone bruise in his lower back, and he is expected to miss at least two weeks of action.
Tyler Herro MIA Questionable (Knee) OKC Away Herro was absent from the lineup during the last game due to a left knee contusion, and he will not suit up Friday versus the Thunder.
Nerlens Noel OKC Probable (Ankle) MIA Home Noel has been out of commission with a left ankle sprain, but is expected to rejoin the lineup Friday against the Heat.
Steven Adams OKC Out (Knee) MIA Home Adams departed the last game due to a right knee contusion. It is expected to keep him out of Friday's matchup against the Heat
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) MIA Home Roberson is sidelined while recovering from a left knee surgery that plagued him for the entire 2018-19 season. It is uncertain when he will make his season debut.
Abdel Nader OKC Out (Ankle) MIA Home Nader was held out of the previous game with a left ankle sprain, and he will not be available Friday versus the Heat.
Brandon Knight CLE Out (Knee) MEM Away Knight will not be in Friday's lineup versus the Grizzlies due to a sore left knee.
Ante Zizic CLE Out (Illness) MEM Away Zizic has sat out the previous two games with a case of vertigo, and he will not play Friday against the Grizzlies.
Kevin Porter Jr. CLE Out (Knee) MEM Away Porter Jr. sprained his left knee and is expected to need four to six weeks to recover.
Dylan Windler CLE Out (Shin) MEM Away Windler is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season after surgery to repair a left tibial stress reaction.
Bruno Caboclo MEM Out (Knee) CLE Home Cabocio is sidelined due to a hyperextended left knee, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Andre Iguodala MEM Out (Personal) CLE Home Iguodala will not report to the team as both parties have agreed to explore a trade.
Jae Crowder MEM Probable (Hip) CLE Home Crowder missed the last game with soreness in his right hip, but it is not expected to impede his status for Friday's clash against the Cavaliers.
Jabari Parker ATL Out (Throat) SA Away Parker had a procedure conducted to correct a right shoulder impingement and is expected to miss at least two weeks of action.
Chandler Parsons ATL Out (Concussion) SA Away Parsons has entered the league-mandated concussion protocol and is also dealing with whiplash. There is no timetable for return.
Evan Turner ATL Out (Hamstring) SA Away Turner is sidelined with a right hamstring strain, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Alex Len ATL Out (Back) SA Away Len missed the last game with lower-back pain, and he will not participate in Friday's battle versus the Spurs.
De'Andre Hunter ATL Probable (Finger) SA Away Hunter is anticipated to be in Friday's lineup versus the Spurs despite a sprained right index finger.
Bruno Fernando ATL Probable (Personal) SA Away Fernando has missed the last three games due to a personal matter, but he is likely to rejoin the lineup against the Spurs on Friday.
Rudy Gay SA Out (Undisclosed) ATL Home Gay will not be available for Friday's matchup with the Hawks due to an undefined injury.
Jusuf Nurkic POR Out (Leg) DAL Away Nurkic is recovering from surgeries to repair compact fractures in both his left tibia and fibula. He is expected to be out of action until the All-Star break.
Rodney Hood POR Out (Achilles) DAL Away Hood tore his left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season.
Mario Hezonja POR Probable (Back) DAL Away Hezonja has missed the past two games with a lower-back contusion, but he is expected to be available Friday against the Mavericks.
Skal Labissiere POR Out (Knee) DAL Away Labissiere is sidelined with a left knee articular cartilage lesion, and he is expected to be out until at least the beginning of February.
Zach Collins POR Out (Shoulder) DAL Away Collins will be out for at least four months after having surgery to repair a dislocated left shoulder.
Kristaps Porzingis DAL Out (Knee) POR Home Porzingis is sidelined due to right knee soreness, and he will not rejoin the lineup Friday versus the Trail Blazers.
Ryan Broekhoff DAL Out (Knee) POR Home Broekhoff is sidelined with a fracture of the proximal head of his left fibula. There is currently no timetable for recovery.
Allen Crabbe MIN Out (Acquired) IND Away Crabbe was recently acquired via trade, and he will not make his team debut against the Pacers on Friday.
Jeff Teague ATL Out (Acquired) SA Away Jeff Teague was just traded to the Hawks and will sit out Friday.

More Fantasy Basketball Analysis