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Daily NBA Injury Roundup for January 25th, 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 25th, 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 25th, 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
Dwight Powell DAL Out (Achilles) UTA Away Powell suffered a ruptured right Achilles tendon and will miss the remainder of the season.
Ryan Broekhoff DAL Out (Knee) UTA Away Broekhoff is sidelined with a fracture of the proximal head of his left fibula. There is currently no timetable for recovery.
Emmanuel Mudiay UTA Out (Ankle) DAL Home Mudiay will not be available for Saturday's clash with the Mavericks due to right ankle soreness.
DeAndre Jordan BKN Out (Finger) DET Away Jordan suffered a dislocated right middle finger, and he will not return for Saturday's matchup versus the Pistons.
Kevin Durant BKN Out (Achilles) DET Away Durant is expected to sit out the entire 2019-20 season while rehabbing from surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon.
Nicolas Claxton BKN Probable (Shoulder) DET Away Claxton was held out of the previous game due to a left shoulder contusion, but it is likely that he will play Saturday against the Pistons.
Tony Snell DET Out (Undisclosed) BKN Home Snell sat out the last game due to an undisclosed issue, and he will not be available to face the Nets on Saturday.
Blake Griffin DET Out (Knee) BKN Home Griffin had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season.
Andre Drummond DET Probable (Mouth) BKN Home Drummond has been held out of the last two games due to a lip laceration, but it is expected that he will suit up against the Nets on Saturday.
Reggie Jackson DET Out (Rest) BKN Home Jackson will not be available for Saturday's game against the Nets as he will receive a day of rest.
Luke Kennard DET Out (Knee) BKN 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) BKN 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 Probable (Flu) BKN Home Brown has been absent from the lineup during the previous two games due to flu-like symptoms. It is projected that he will play Saturday against the Nets.
Otto Porter CHI Out (Foot) CLE 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) CLE Away Arcidiacono is dealing with right elbow soreness but is expected to suit up for Saturday's matchup versus the Cavaliers.
Tomas Satoransky CHI Probable (Ankle) CLE Away Satoransky is tending to left ankle soreness but is likely to take the court for Saturday's tilt with the Cavaliers.
Lauri Markkanen CHI Out (Pelvis) CLE Away Markkanen is sidelined with a stress reaction in his right pelvis and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Wendell Carter Jr. CHI Out (Ankle) CLE Away 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) CLE Away Hutchinson is projected to face the Cavaliers on Saturday despite right shoulder soreness and a right knee contusion.
Daniel Gafford CHI Out (Thumb) CLE Away Gafford is expected to miss two to four weeks due to a dislocated right thumb.
Max Strus CHI Out (Knee) CLE Away Strus will miss the remainder of the season while recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee.
Brandon Knight CLE Out (Knee) CHI Home Knight has missed the past four games due to a sore left knee, and he will not return to the court Saturday against the Bulls.
Ante Zizic CLE Out (Illness) CHI Home Zizic is suffering from a vestibular condition. A timetable for return has yet to be established.
Kevin Porter Jr. CLE Out (Knee) CHI Home Porter Jr. sprained his left knee and is expected to need four to six weeks to recover.
Dylan Windler CLE Out (Shin) CHI Home Windler is expected to miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season after surgery to repair a left tibial stress reaction.
Nerlens Noel OKC Out (Face) MIN Away Noel is recovering from surgery to repair a fracture to the zygomatic arch of his left cheek. He will not be available for Saturday's contest versus the Timberwolves.
Danilo Gallinari OKC Out (Thumb) MIN Away Gallinari will not play against the Timberwolves on Saturday due to left thumb soreness.
Steven Adams OKC Questionable (Ankle) MIN Away Adams has been absent from the lineup during the last two games with a left ankle sprain, and it is uncertain if he will draw back into the lineup against the Timberwolves on Saturday.
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) MIN 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 Questionable (Ankle) MIN Away Nader has been sidelined with a left ankle sprain, and it is unclear when he will make his return to the lineup.
Terrance Ferguson OKC Out (Personal) MIN Away Ferguson has sat out the previous four games due to a personal matter, and he will not rejoin the lineup Saturday against the Timberwolves.
Jake Layman MIN Out (Toe) OKC Home Layman is sidelined due to a left toe sprain, and team officials have yet to provide a return date.
Anthony Davis LAL Questionable (Buttocks) PHI Away Davis is nursing a gluteus maximus contusion, and it is unclear if he will be in the lineup against the 76ers on Saturday.
Rajon Rondo LAL Probable (Finger) PHI Away Rondo is dealing with an injured finger on his right hand, but will likely be available to face the 76ers on Saturday.
JaVale McGee LAL Out (Flu) PHI Away McGee was absent from the lineup during the last game with flu-like symptoms, and he will not suit up for Saturday's matchup versus the 76ers.
DeMarcus Cousins LAL Out (Knee) PHI Away Cousins suffered a torn ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Kyle Kuzma LAL Probable (Ankle) PHI Away Kuzma has a sore left ankle, but is expected to play against the 76ers on Saturday.
Joel Embiid PHI Out (Hand) LAL Home 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.
Josh Richardson PHI Out (Hamstring) LAL Home Richardson is likely to miss two to three weeks due to a left hamstring strain.

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