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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 23rd, 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 23rd, 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
Jonas Valanciunas TOR Out (Thumb) IND Away Valanciunas is recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated left thumb and is four weeks away from returning.
Kawhi Leonard TOR Out (Rest) IND Away Leonard will not play against the Pacers on Wednesday as he will receive a day of rest.
OG Anunoby TOR Out (Personal) IND Away Anunoby has been away from the team due to a personal matter but is expected to return Friday against the Rockets.
John Henson CLE Out (Wrist) BOS 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) BOS 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) BOS Away Smith is dealing with a personal matter and there is no definitive timetable set for his return.
Tristan Thompson CLE Out (Foot) BOS Away Thompson has missed the last three games due to left foot soreness and will not return to the court Wednesday against the Celtics.
Larry Nance Jr. CLE Out (Knee) BOS 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) BOS Away Nwaba is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and is likely to remain out of the lineup until the early part of February.
Kyrie Irving BOS Out (Flu) CLE Home Irving is battling the flu and will not be in the lineup for Wednesday's game versus the Cavaliers.
Al Horford BOS Out (Rest) CLE Home Horford will not play Wednesday against the Cavaliers as he is to be rested.
Jabari Bird BOS Out (Personal) CLE Home Bird is dealing with a personal matter and it is unclear when he will make his season debut.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute LAC Out (Knee) MIA 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) MIA Away Gallinari has been held out of the last two games with lower-back spasms and will not play Wednesday against the Heat.
Milos Teodosic LAC Out (Knee) MIA Away Teodosic has been held out of action due to knee tendinitis and it is unknown when he will rejoin the lineup.
James Johnson MIA Probable (Migraine) LAC Home Johnson is dealing with a migraine but is expected to be available Wednesday against the Clippers.
Goran Dragic MIA Out (Knee) LAC Home Dragic is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks recovering from arthroscopic right knee surgery.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) BKN Away Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Aaron Gordon ORL Probable (Back) BKN Away Gordon has missed the past two games with soreness in his lower back but it is likely he will line up Wednesday against the Nets.
Jared Dudley BKN Out (Hamstring) ORL Home Dudley is sidelined with a left hamstring injury and expected to stay out of action until the start of February.
Allen Crabbe BKN Out (Knee) ORL Home Crabbe is sidelined with a sore right knee and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Caris Levert BKN Out (Foot) ORL Home LeVert sustained a subtalar dislocation in his right foot along with ligament damage. He is expected to miss two-to-three months of game action.
Dzanan Musa BKN Out (Shoulder) ORL Home Musa suffered a left shoulder subluxation and is likely to remain out of the lineup until the start of February.
Nene Hilario HOU Out (Rest) NY Away Nene will not play against the Knicks on Wednesday as he is to receive a day of rest.
Clint Capela HOU Out (Thumb) NY Away Capela had surgery to repair ligament damage in his right thumb and will likely need four-to-six weeks to recuperate.
Chris Paul HOU Out (Hamstring) NY Away Paul suffered a Grade 2 left hamstring strain and it is uncertain if he will return to action against the Raptors on Friday.
Brandon Knight HOU Out (Knee) NY Away Knight has been held out of the past five games with left knee soreness and will not draw back into the lineup Wednesday against the Knicks.
Danuel House HOU Out (Coach's Decision) NY Away Back to G-League
Trey Burke NY Probable (Illness) HOU Home Burke sat out the previous game with an illness but is likely to play Wednesday against the Rockets.
Kristaps Porzingis NY Out (Knee) HOU 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.
Luke Kornet NY Out (Ankle) HOU Home Kornet is sidelined due to a sprained left ankle and is expected to be held out of action for two weeks.
Andre Drummond DET Out (Concussion) NO Away Drummond has missed the past two games after sustaining a concussion and will not return to action against the Pelicans on Wednesday.
Ish Smith DET Doubtful (Groin) NO Away Smith has sat out the previous two games with right adductor tightness and his status for Wednesday's tilt against the Pelicans is in doubt.
Henry Ellenson DET Questionable (Ankle) NO Away Ellenson is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and it is unclear if he will return Wednesday against the Pelicans.
Anthony Davis NO Doubtful (Finger) DET Home Davis is sidelined by a volar plate avulsion fracture on his left finger and is not expected to return to action Saturday against the Spurs.
Miles Plumlee ATL Out (Knee) CHI Away Plumlee had a non-surgical procedure conducted on his left knee and is expected to remain out of the lineup until at least the start of February.
Kent Bazemore ATL Out (Ankle) CHI Away Bazemore sustained a sprained right ankle and is expected to remain out of action until the early part of February.
Kevin Huerter ATL Out (Neck) CHI Away Huerter sat out the previous game due to a sore neck and will not participate in Wednesday's clash against the Bulls.
Denzel Valentine CHI Out (Ankle) ATL Home Valentine is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having reconstruction surgery on his left ankle.
Wendell Carter Jr. CHI Out (Thumb) ATL Home Carter Jr. had surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb and is likely to miss 8-12 weeks.
Carmelo Anthony CHI Out (Coach's Decision) ATL Home Anthony is away from the team while the head office determines his future with the organization.
Davis Bertans SA Out (Personal) PHI Away Bertans will not be available for Wednesday's game versus the 76ers due to a personal matter.
Dejounte Murray SA Out (Knee) PHI Away Murray tore the ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the 2018-19 season.
Jimmy Butler PHI Out (Wrist) SA Home Butler was held out of the previous game due to a sore right wrist and it will impede his status for Wednesday's clash with the Spurs.
Joel Embiid PHI Probable (Back) SA Home Embiid is hampered by a back injury but is likely to take the court for Wednesday's game against the Spurs.
Ben Simmons PHI Probable (Illness) SA Home Simmons is battling an upper-respiratory infection but is projected to play against the Spurs on Wednesday.
Markelle Fultz PHI Out (Shoulder) SA Home Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is likely to remain on the shelf until the early part of February.
Justin Patton PHI Out (Foot) SA Home Patton is recovering from multiple right foot surgeries and will miss an extended period of game action.
Zhaire Smith PHI Out (Foot) SA Home 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.
Cody Zeller CHA Out (Hand) MEM Away Zeller sustained a fractured right hand and will miss six-to-eight weeks.
Garrett Temple MEM Probable (Heel) CHA Home Temple is expected to play against the Hornets on Wednesday despite a sore right heel.
Joakim Noah MEM Out (Personal) CHA Home Noah has missed the past two games due to a personal matter and will not rejoin the lineup in time for Wednesday's contest against the Hornets.
Chandler Parsons MEM Out (Knee) CHA Home Parsons is battling right knee soreness and will remain away from the team until management can figure out his future with the organization.
Marc Gasol MEM Questionable (Back) CHA Home Gasol is dealing with a sore back and his status for Wednesday's tilt against the Hornets is in question.
Kyle Anderson MEM Out (Ankle) CHA Home Anderson sustained a Grade 2 left ankle sprain and is expected to miss two-to-four weeks.
Omri Casspi MEM Probable (Illness) CHA Home Casspi was held out of the previous game due to an illness but it is unlikely to keep him out of Wednesday's lineup against the Hornets.
Dillon Brooks MEM Out (Toe) CHA Home Brooks is expected to miss the rest of the season due to surgery for an injured right big toe.
Isaiah Thomas DEN Out (Hip) UTA Away Thomas is recovering from a right hip surgery and is expected to remain out of action until sometime in February.
Juan Hernangomez DEN Questionable (Abdominal) UTA Away Hernangomez has an abdominal strain and an unclear status Wednesday against the Jazz.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Out (Back) UTA 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 Doubtful (Foot) UTA Away Vanderbilt is recuperating from right foot surgery and is not expected to make his season debut Wednesday against the Jazz.
Thabo Sefolosha UTA Out (Hamstring) DEN Home Sefolosha suffered a right hamstring strain but is likely to return by the start of February.
Dante Exum UTA Out (Ankle) DEN Home Exum suffered a left ankle sprain and is likely to stay on the shelf until the early part of February.
Raul Neto UTA Out (Groin) DEN Home Neto has been held out of the lineup due to a left groin strain and is expected to sit out until at least the beginning of February.
Tony Bradley UTA Out (Knee) DEN Home Bradley is expected to miss one month of action after having minor surgery to repair his right knee.

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