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Daily NBA Injury Roundup for January 22nd, 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 22nd, 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 22nd, 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
Iman Shumpert SAC Out (Rest) TOR Away Shumpert will not partake in Tuesday's game against the Raptors as he is to be rested.
Nemanja Bjelica SAC Questionable (Back) TOR Away Bjelica is experiencing tightness in his lower back and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Raptors on Tuesday.
De'Aaron Fox SAC Questionable (Toe) TOR Away Fox is battling soreness in his left big toe and it is unknown if he will play Tuesday against the Raptors.
Jonas Valanciunas TOR Out (Thumb) SAC Home Valanciunas is recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated left thumb and is four weeks away from returning.
Kawhi Leonard TOR Out (Rest) SAC Home Leonard will not play against the Kings on Tuesday as he will receive a day of rest.
OG Anunoby TOR Out (Personal) SAC Home Anunoby has been away due to a personal matter but is expected to return Friday against the Rockets.
Maurice Harkless POR Probable (Knee) OKC Away Harkless is expected to be available for Tuesday's game versus the Thunder despite dealing with an injured left knee.
Caleb Swanigan POR Probable (Knee) OKC Away Swanigan has a right knee injury that kept him out of the last two games but is likely to return Tuesday against the Thunder.
Patrick Patterson OKC Questionable (Nose) POR Home Patterson left the last game with an injury to his nose and it is uncertain if he will play Tuesday against the Trail Blazers.
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) POR 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 at least the beginning of February.
Alex Abrines OKC Out (Personal) POR Home Abrines has been away from the team due to a personal matter and his status for Thursday's contest against the Pelicans is unclear.
Lou Williams LAC Questionable (Hamstring) DAL Away Williams sat out his second-straight game with a sore right hamstring and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Mavericks on Tuesday.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute LAC Out (Knee) DAL Away Mbah a Moute has been sidelined with a sore left knee and it is unclear if he will return to action before the start of February.
Danilo Gallinari LAC Out (Back) DAL Away Gallinari was held out of the the last game with lower-back spasms and will not play Tuesday against the Mavericks.
Milos Teodosic LAC Out (Knee) DAL Away Teodosic has been held out of action due to knee tendinitis and it is unknown when he will rejoin the lineup.
J.J. Barea DAL Out (Achilles) LAC Home Barea had surgery to repair a torn right Achilles and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Dennis Smith Jr. DAL Probable (Illness) LAC Home Smith Jr. has been out with an illness as well as concern with his role on the team. He is expected to return to action against the Clippers on Tuesday.
Jeff Teague MIN Questionable (Ankle) PHO Away Teague is battling with inflammation in his left ankle and it is unclear if he will play against the Suns on Tuesday.
Robert Covington MIN Out (Knee) PHO Away Covington is suffering from a bone bruise in his right knee. There is no definitive timetable for return.
Tyus Jones MIN Out (Ankle) PHO Away Jones is sidelined with a left high-ankle sprain and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Richaun Holmes PHO Out (Foot) MIN Home Holmes was held out of the previous game with a sprained right foot and will not suit up for Tuesday's clash against the Timberwolves.
Deandre Ayton PHO Out (Ankle) MIN Home Ayton sat out the last game with a sprained left ankle and will not be back in action against the Timberwolves on Tuesday.

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