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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 31st, 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 31st, 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
J.J. Barea DAL Out (Achilles) DET Away Barea had surgery to repair a torn right Achilles and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Luka Doncic DAL Out (Ankle) DET Away Doncic is hampered by left ankle soreness and will not play against the Pistons on Thursday.
Reggie Bullock DET Questionable (Ankle) DAL Home Bullock missed the last game with a left ankle sprain and it is undetermined if he will suit up against the Mavericks on Thursday.
Ish Smith DET Out (Groin) DAL Home Smith has sat out the previous five games with right adductor tightness and will not draw back into the lineup Thursday against the Mavericks.
Henry Ellenson DET Out (Ankle) DAL Home Ellenson is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and there is no timetable for return.
DeAndre Jordan DAL Questionable (Illness) DET Away Jordan is ailing from an illness and it is unknown if he will participate in Friday's game against the Celtics.
Tyreke Evans IND Out (Back) ORL Away Evans has been held out of the previous two games with a sore lower back and will not suit up against the Magic on Thursday.
Victor Oladipo IND Out (Knee) ORL Away Oladipo ruptured a quadriceps tendon in his right knee and underwent season-ending surgery.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) IND Home Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Jonathon Simmons ORL Out (Abdominal) IND Home Simmons has an abdominal strain and will not hit the court Thursday against the Pacers.
Isaiah Briscoe ORL Probable (Ankle) IND Home Briscoe missed his third-consecutive game due to a right ankle sprain but it is anticipated that he will be available against the Pacers on Thursday.
Eric Bledsoe MIL Probable (Thumb) TOR Away Bledsoe is hampered by a right thumb sprain but is likely to suit up against the Raptors on Thursday.
Malcolm Brogdon MIL Probable (Sternum) TOR Away Brogdon sat out the last game due to a sternal contusion but is expected to be available for Thursday's contest against the Raptors.
Sterling Brown MIL Probable (Wrist) TOR Away Brown missed the previous game with a right wrist contusion but it is expected he will play Thursday against the Raptors.
Donte Divincenzo MIL Out (Heel) TOR Away DiVincenzo has been held out of the past five games with bursitis in his left heel and will not return to the court against the Raptors on Thursday.
Jonas Valanciunas TOR Out (Thumb) MIL Home Valanciunas is recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated left thumb and will not return to the lineup Thursday against the Bucks.
Jared Dudley BKN Out (Hamstring) SA Away Dudley is sidelined with a left hamstring strain and expected to stay out of action until the start of February.
Allen Crabbe BKN Out (Knee) SA Away Crabbe is sidelined with a sore right knee and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Spencer Dinwiddie BKN Out (Thumb) SA Away Dinwiddie is likely to miss three-to-six weeks of action after having surgery to repair torn ligaments in his right thumb.
Caris Levert BKN Out (Foot) SA Away 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.
DeMar DeRozan SA Probable (Knee) BKN Home DeRozan sat out his third-straight game with a sore left knee but is expected to return to action against the Nets on Thursday.
Dejounte Murray SA Out (Knee) BKN Home Murray tore the ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the 2018-19 season.
Amir Johnson PHI Out (Personal) GS Away Johnson is away from the team dealing with a personal matter and will not be available for Thursday's game against the Warriors.
Joel Embiid PHI Probable (Back) GS Away Embiid left the last game with a sore back but is projected to be available for Thursday's contest against the Warriors.
Markelle Fultz PHI Out (Shoulder) GS Away 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) GS Away Patton is recovering from multiple right foot surgeries and will miss an extended period of game action.
Jonah Bolden PHI Probable (Achilles) GS Away Bolden missed the last game with a sore right Achilles but is expected to face the Warriors on Thursday.
Zhaire Smith PHI Out (Foot) GS Away Smith suffered a Jones fracture to his left foot and had surgery to repair the ailment and there is no timetable for return.
Jonas Jerebko GS Probable (Personal) PHI Home Jerebko has missed the past three games to be with his wife due to the birth of his child but is likely to rejoin the lineup in time for Thursday's tilt against the 76ers.
Damian Jones GS Out (Pectoral) PHI Home Jones is recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle and it is likely he will miss the remainder of the season.
LeBron James LAL Doubtful (Groin) LAC Away James is sidelined with a strained left groin and is unlikely to return to action Thursday against the Clippers.
Lonzo Ball LAL Out (Ankle) LAC Away Out 4-6 weeks with left ankle sprain injured January 20th.
Josh Hart LAL Questionable (Knee) LAC Away Hart is battling left knee patellar tendinitis and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Clippers on Thursday.
Kyle Kuzma LAL Questionable (Hip) LAC Away Kuzma has sat out the previous two games with a left hip strain and it is unknown if he will play against the Clippers on Thursday.
Avery Bradley LAC Questionable (Knee) LAL Home Bradley is dealing with a sore right knee and his status is in question for Thursday's contest against the Lakers.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute LAC Out (Knee) LAL Home 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) LAL Home Gallinari has been held out of action with lower-back spasms and it is unknown how much time he will need to heal.
Milos Teodosic LAC Out (Knee) LAL Home Teodosic has been held out of action due to knee tendinitis and it is unknown when he will rejoin the lineup.

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