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Daily NBA Injury Roundup for January 22nd, 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 22nd, 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.

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NBA Injury Roundup for January 22nd, 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
Richaun Holmes SAC Out (Shoulder) DET Away Holmes is expected to miss at least two to three weeks due to right shoulder soreness.
Nemanja Bjelica SAC Probable (Ankle) DET Away Bjelica is expected to suit up against the Pistons on Wednesday despite a sprained right ankle.
Marvin Bagley SAC Out (Foot) DET Away Bagley III is suffering from soreness in his left foot and will not be available for Wednesday's battle versus the Pistons.
Tim Frazier DET Out (Flu) SAC Home Frazier is ailing from a flu bug and will not participate in Wednesday's tilt versus the Kings.
Blake Griffin DET Questionable (Knee) SAC Home Griffin had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season.
Andre Drummond DET Questionable (Mouth) SAC Home Drummond departed the last game due to a lip laceration, and he will not suit up against the Kings on Wednesday.
Markieff Morris DET Probable (Toe) SAC Home Morris is expected to be active Wednesday against the Kings despite a right toe hematoma.
Reggie Jackson DET Probable (Spine) SAC Home Jackson is out of action due to a stress reaction in his left lumbar spine, but it is projected that he will return Wednesday versus the Kings.
Luke Kennard DET Out (Knee) SAC Home Kennard is dealing with bilateral knee soreness, and he is not expected to return until at least the end of February.
Khyri Thomas DET Out (Foot) SAC Home Thomas is recovering from surgery on the fifth metatarsal of his right foot and is expected to be out until at least the beginning of February.
Bruce Brown Jr. DET Out (Illness) SAC Home Brown will not be in Wednesday's lineup against the Kings due to an illness.
Nerlens Noel OKC Probable (Ankle) ORL Away Noel was absent from the lineup during the last game with a sore left ankle. It is anticipated that he will participate in Wednesday's matchup against the Magic.
Steven Adams OKC Out (Ankle) ORL Away Adams exited the last game with a left ankle sprain, and he will not draw back into the lineup against the Magic on Wednesday.
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) ORL Away 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) ORL Away Nader has been held out of the past four games with a left ankle sprain, and he will not return Wednesday versus the Magic.
Terrance Ferguson OKC Out (Personal) ORL Away Ferguson has sat out the previous two games due to a personal matter, and he will not rejoin the lineup Wednesday against the Magic.
Al-Farouq Aminu ORL Out (Knee) OKC Home Aminu is recovering from surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. He is expected to miss at least 12 weeks of action.
D.J. Augustin ORL Out (Knee) OKC Home Augustin is anticipated to be out of action for at least three to four weeks with left knee bone irritation.
Jonathan Isaac ORL Out (Knee) OKC Home Isaac is expected to miss the remainder of the season due to a posterior lateral corner injury and a medial bone contusion to his left knee.
B.J. Johnson ORL Probable (Personal) OKC Home Johnson was absent from the lineup during the last game due to personal reasons. It is anticipated that he will rejoin the team in time for Wednesday's contest against the Thunder.
Patrick Beverley LAC Out (Groin) ATL Away Beverley departed the last game due to a sore right groin, and he will not be active Wednesday versus the Hawks.
Kawhi Leonard LAC Out (Rest) ATL Away Leonard will not take part in Wednesday's matchup versus the Hawks due to a day of rest.
Paul George LAC Out (Hamstring) ATL Away George is out of commission with a left hamstring strain, and it is undetermined when he will return to action.
Jabari Parker ATL Out (Throat) LAC Home Parker had a procedure conducted to correct a right shoulder impingement and is expected to be out until at least the start of February.
Chandler Parsons ATL Out (Upper Body) LAC Home Parsons is expected to miss the remainder of the season after suffering multiple severe injuries that include a concussion, whiplash and associated disc herniation.
Evan Turner ATL Out (Hamstring) LAC Home Turner is sidelined with a right hamstring strain, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Alex Len ATL Probable (Back) LAC Home Len has missed the last four games with lower-back pain, but he is likely to return Wednesday against the Clippers.
Deandre Bembry ATL Out (Personal) LAC Home Bembry is tending to a personal matter and will not be available for Wednesday's contest against the Clippers.
Trae Young ATL Out (Thigh) LAC Home Young is suffering from a right thigh contusion, and he will not be available for Wednesday's tilt versus the Clippers.
Bruno Caboclo MEM Out (Knee) BOS Away Caboclo is sidelined due to a hyperextended left knee, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Andre Iguodala MEM Out (Personal) BOS Away Iguodala will not report to the team as both parties have agreed to explore a trade.
Kemba Walker BOS Probable (Knee) MEM Home Walker is suffering from left knee soreness but is expected to suit up for Wednesday's battle versus the Grizzlies.
Jaylen Brown BOS Out (Ankle) MEM Home Brown is dealing with a right ankle sprain, and he will not face the Grizzlies on Wednesday.
Robert Williams BOS Out (Hip) MEM Home Williams III has been diagnosed with a bone edema in his left hip. He is expected to be out of action though the All-Star break.
John Wall WAS Out (Achilles) MIA Away Wall has undergone surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Anzejs Pasecniks WAS Questionable (Ankle) MIA Away Pasecniks was absent from the lineup during the previous game due to a left ankle sprain, and he will not suit up Wednesday versus the Heat.
Moritz Wagner WAS Out (Ankle) MIA Away Wagner has been sidelined due to a left ankle sprain, and he is expected to be out until at least the middle of February.
Rui Hachimura WAS Out (Groin) MIA Away Hachimura has been sidelined with a groin contusion, and he is likely to remain out of the lineup until at least the All-Star break.
Garrison Mathews WAS Out (Ankle) MIA Away Mathews will miss an extended period due to a right ankle sprain.
Jimmy Butler MIA Probable (Hip) WAS Home Butler was held out of the previous game due to a sore right hip, but he is expected to draw back into the lineup Wednesday against the Wizards.
Goran Dragic MIA Probable (Knee) WAS Home Dragic is projected to be in Wednesday's lineup versus the Wizards despite a right knee contusion.
Justise Winslow MIA Out (Back) WAS Home Winslow is sidelined with a bone bruise in his lower back, and he is likely to be out until at least the start of February.
Derrick Jones MIA Probable (Eye) WAS Home Jones Jr. departed the last game after getting poked in both eyes. It is anticipated that he will play versus the Wizards on Wednesday.
Duncan Robinson MIA Probable (Ankle) WAS Home Robinson has a right ankle sprain, but it is anticipated that he will suit up against the Wizards on Wednesday.
Anthony Davis LAL Probable (Buttocks) NY Away Davis is expected to suit up Wednesday versus the Knicks despite a gluteus maximus contusion.
Rajon Rondo LAL Probable (Finger) NY Away Rondo is projected to be in Wednesday's lineup despite a non-displaced volar plate avulsion fracture of the right ring finger.
DeMarcus Cousins LAL Out (Knee) NY Away Cousins suffered a torn ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Wayne Ellington NY Probable (Illness) LAL Home Ellington missed his second straight game due to illness, but he is likely to face the Lakers on Wednesday.
Marcus Morris NY Probable (Ankle) LAL Home Morris Sr. sustained a right ankle sprain in the previous game, but he is likely to be available for Wednesday's battle versus the Lakers.
Dennis Smith Jr. NY Probable (Oblique) LAL Home Smith is out of commission due to a left oblique strain. He is expected to return to action Wednesday against the Lakers.
RJ Barrett NY Out (Ankle) LAL Home Barrett suffered a right ankle sprain, and he is expected to be out until at least the early part of February.
Joel Embiid PHI Out (Hand) TOR Away Embiid sustained a torn radial collateral ligament in his left hand and had surgery. He is expected to be out of commission until at least the beginning of February.
Dewan Hernandez TOR Out (Ankle) PHI Home Hernandez is out of commission with a right ankle sprain, and it remains to be seen when he will return to the court.
DeMarre Carroll SA Out (Illness) NO Away Carroll was held out of the last game due to an illness. It will impede his status for Wednesday's contest against the Pelicans.
Patty Mills SA Probable (Hip) NO Away Mills has a left hip injury but is likely to be in Wednesday's lineup versus the Pelicans.
Rudy Gay SA Probable (Illness) NO Away Gay has missed the previous three games due to an illness, but he is expected to take the court Wednesday against the Pelicans.
Jrue Holiday NO Probable (Elbow) SA Home Holiday is anticipated to suit up against the Spurs on Wednesday despite a left elbow triceps strain.
J.J. Redick NO Questionable (Hamstring) SA Home Redick is dealing with a left hamstring strain. It is unclear if he will be available against the Spurs on Wednesday.
Darius Miller NO Out (Achilles) SA Home Miller is recovering from surgery to repair a ruptured right Achilles tendon and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Derrick Favors NO Probable (Back) SA Home Favors missed the last game with lower-back soreness, but it is projected that he will be available for Wednesday's matchup versus the Spurs.
Jahlil Okafor NO Probable (Back) SA Home Okafor has been held out of the past three games with a sore lower back, but it is expected that he will return against the Spurs on Wednesday.
Josh Hart NO Questionable (Ankle) SA Home Hart has a sore left ankle, and it is unclear if he will play Wednesday versus the Spurs.
Kenrich Williams NO Out (Back) SA Home Williams has been sidelined due to right lower-back soreness, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Zion Williamson NO Probable (Knee) SA Home Williamson had surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. He is progressing in his recovery, and it is expected that he will make his season debut Wednesday versus the Spurs.
Jake Layman MIN Out (Toe) CHI Away Layman is sidelined due to a left toe sprain, and team officials have yet to provide a return date.
Otto Porter CHI Out (Foot) MIN Home 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) MIN Home Arcidiacono is expected to play Wednesday against the Timberwolves despite right elbow discomfort.
Lauri Markkanen CHI Probable (Ankle) MIN Home Markkanen is projected to be in Wednesday's lineup versus the Timberwolves despite a left ankle sprain.
Wendell Carter Jr. CHI Out (Ankle) MIN Home Carter Jr. is sidelined with a high right ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Chandler Hutchison CHI Probable (Shoulder) MIN Home Hutchison has a sore right shoulder, but he is likely to suit up against the Timberwolves on Wednesday.
Daniel Gafford CHI Out (Thumb) MIN Home Gafford is expected to miss two to four weeks due to a dislocated right thumb.
Max Strus CHI Out (Knee) MIN Home Strus will miss the remainder of the season while recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee.
Mason Plumlee DEN Out (Foot) HOU Away Plumlee has a cuboid injury in his right foot and will likely require four to six weeks to heal.
Paul Millsap DEN Out (Knee) HOU Away Millsap is out of commission with a left knee contusion, and the severity of the ailment is unknown.
Gary Harris DEN Out (Groin) HOU Away Harris has missed the past four games with a right adductor strain, and he will not return to the court Wednesday against the Rockets.
Jamal Murray DEN Out (Ankle) HOU Away Murray is sidelined with a left ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss several games.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Questionable (Back) HOU Away Porter Jr. is nursing back tightness, and he will not play against the Rockets on Wednesday.
Bol Bol DEN Out (Oblique) HOU Away Bol is recovering from left foot surgery, and it is undetermined when he will make his season debut.
Austin Rivers HOU Questionable (Thumb) DEN Home Rivers has sat out the previous two games with a sprained right thumb, and it is uncertain if it will interfere with his status for Wednesday's clash with the Nuggets.
Gerald Green HOU Out (Foot) DEN Home Green is expected to miss six months after having surgery to repair a left cuneiform fracture.
Victor Oladipo IND Out (Knee) PHO Away 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.
Aaron Holiday IND Questionable (Thumb) PHO Away Holiday is dealing with right thumb soreness, and it is unknown if he will be available for Wednesday's clash against the Bulls.
Aron Baynes PHO Out (Hip) IND Home Baynes was absent from the lineup during the last game due to a sore left hip, and he will not line up against the Pacers on Wednesday.
Frank Kaminsky PHO Out (Knee) IND Home Kaminsky is sidelined with a right patella stress fracture. He is expected to miss at least four weeks of action.
Cameron Johnson PHO Doubtful (Quadricep) IND Home Johnson has sat out the previous two games due to a right quadriceps contusion, and he is not expected to play Wednesday against the Pacers.
Rudy Gobert UTA Probable (Ankle) GS Away Gobert sustained a left ankle injury in the previous game but is expected to take the court against the Warriors on Wednesday.
Draymond Green GS Probable (Flu) UTA Home Green has missed the last two games with a sprained finger on his left hand and is now dealing with flu-like symptoms. It is anticipated that he will play Wednesday against the Jazz.
Stephen Curry GS Out (Hand) UTA Home Curry had surgery on the second metacarpal on his left hand. He is making progress in his rehabilitation, and he is aiming to return to action March 1 against the Wizards.
Klay Thompson GS Out (Knee) UTA Home Thompson is recovering from a torn ACL in his left knee and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Glenn Robinson III GS Probable (Abdominal) UTA Home Robinson has missed the last two games with a sprained right ankle, but he is likely to face the Jazz on Wednesday.
Kevon Looney GS Out (Abdominal) UTA Home Looney is idle with left abdominal soreness, and it remains to be seen if he will return to the floor Friday against the Pacers.
Jacob Evans GS Questionable (Concussion) UTA Home Evans has sat out the previous three games with a concussion and a broken nose. It is unknown if he will play against the Jazz on Wednesday.

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