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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 7th, 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 7th, 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
Rudy Gay SA Out (Wrist) DET Away Gay will miss Monday's game against the Pistons due to a sprained left wrist.
Dejounte Murray SA Out (Knee) DET Away Murray tore the ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss the 2018-19 season.
Zaza Pachulia DET Out (Leg) SA Home Pachulia sat out the last three games due to a right lower-leg contusion and will not return Monday against the Spurs.
Jon Leuer DET Probable (Knee) SA Home Leuer is expected to play against the Spurs on Monday despite right knee soreness.
Ish Smith DET Out (Groin) SA Home Smith is sidelined with a right adductor muscle tear and is expected to miss three-to-six weeks.
Henry Ellenson DET Out (Ankle) SA Home Ellenson is sidelined with a left ankle sprain and is expected to be held out of action until at least the middle of January.
Joe Harris BKN Out (Ankle) BOS Away Harris will miss Monday's game against the Celtics because of a sprained right ankle.
DeMarre Carroll BKN Out (Knee) BOS Away Carroll has a sore left knee and will not play Monday against the Celtics.
Allen Crabbe BKN Out (Knee) BOS Away Crabbe is sidelined with a sore right knee and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson BKN Out (Hip) BOS Away Hollis-Jefferson is expected to miss at least two weeks due to a strained right adductor.
Caris Levert BKN Out (Foot) BOS 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.
Dzanan Musa BKN Out (Shoulder) BOS Away Musa suffered a left shoulder subluxation and will miss an unknown period of time.
Kyrie Irving BOS Probable (Eye) BKN Home Irving has sat out the last two games with a scratch on his right cornea but is expected to return for Monday's game versus the Nets.
Aron Baynes BOS Out (Hand) BKN Home Baynes suffered a left fourth metacarpal fracture in his left hand but is expected to return during the middle of January.
Marcus Morris BOS Probable (Neck) BKN Home Morris sat out the previous game with a neck soreness but is projected to suit up against the Nets on Monday.
Jaylen Brown BOS Probable (Hand) BKN Home Brown is nursing a bone contusion in his right hand but is expected to be in Monday's lineup against the Nets.
Jabari Bird BOS Out (Personal) BKN Home Bird is dealing with a personal matter and it is unclear when he will make his season debut.
Robert Williams BOS Probable (Groin) BKN Home Williams III has sat out the last five games with a left groin strain but it is anticipated that he will likely return Monday against the Nets.
Chandler Parsons MEM Out (Knee) NO Away Parsons is battling right knee soreness and there is no timetable for return.
Dillon Brooks MEM Out (Toe) NO Away Brooks has soreness in his right toe and will not play against the Pelicans on Monday.
Jevon Carter MEM Probable (Knee) NO Away Carter is battling right knee soreness but is likely to be available for Monday's tilt against the Pelicans.
Nikola Mirotic NO Out (Ankle) MEM Home Mirotic is sidelined with right ankle soreness and there is no timetable for return.
E'Twaun Moore NO Out (Quadricep) MEM Home Moore exited the last game with a left quadriceps contusion and it will affect his status for Monday's game against the Grizzlies.
Isaiah Thomas DEN Out (Hip) HOU Away Thomas is recovering from a right hip surgery and is expected to remain out of action until at least the middle of January.
Will Barton DEN Out (Hip) HOU Away Barton is likely out until at least the middle of January after having surgery to repair a right hip injury and core strain.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Out (Back) HOU 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 Out (Foot) HOU Away Vanderbilt is recuperating from right foot surgery and there is no timetable for return.
Eric Gordon HOU Out (Knee) DEN Home Gordon has been held out of the last three games with a contused right knee and will not return Monday against the Nuggets.
Chris Paul HOU Out (Hamstring) DEN Home Paul suffered a Grade 2 left hamstring strain and is expected to remain sidelined until the latter part of January.
Carmelo Anthony HOU Out (Coach's Decision) DEN Home Anthony is away from the team while the head office determines his future with the organization.
Thabo Sefolosha UTA Out (Hamstring) MIL Away Sefolosha left the last game with a right hamstring injury and will not play Monday against the Bucks.
Dante Exum UTA Out (Ankle) MIL Away Exum sustained a left ankle sprain and is expected to be absent from the lineup for multiple weeks.
Grayson Allen UTA Out (Ankle) MIL Away Allen is sidelined with a sprained right ankle and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
D.J. Wilson MIL Out (Hip) UTA Home Wilson departed the last game with a left hip pointer and has been ruled out of Monday's matchup against the Jazz.
Donte Divincenzo MIL Out (Ankle) UTA Home DiVincenzo is hampered by soreness in his right ankle and will not play against the Jazz on Monday.
Rajon Rondo LAL Out (Finger) DAL Away Rondo is recovering from right ring finger surgery and is expected to miss four weeks of action.
LeBron James LAL Out (Groin) DAL Away James is sidelined with a strained left groin and is not expected to return until the middle of January.
Kyle Kuzma LAL Questionable (Back) DAL Away Kuzma missed his second-straight game with a lower-back contusion and it is unknown if he will suit up Monday against the Mavericks.
J.J. Barea DAL Probable (Ankle) LAL Home Barea missed the last game with a sore left ankle but is likely to take the court against the Lakers on Monday.
Devin Harris DAL Probable (Back) LAL Home Harris missed the last game with lower-back tightness but is expected to be available for Monday's game versus the Lakers.
Kristaps Porzingis NY Out (Knee) POR Away Porzingis is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and is not expected to return until sometime in February.
Frank Ntilikina NY Out (Ankle) POR Away Ntilikina exited the last game with a left ankle sprain and will not participate on Monday against the Trail Blazers.
Mitchell Robinson NY Out (Ankle) POR Away Robinson has been out with a sprained left ankle and a groin soreness. He will not return for Monday's contest against the Trail Blazers.
Evan Turner POR Probable (Ankle) NY Home Turner is expected to play Monday against the Knicks despite a left ankle injury.
Maurice Harkless POR Probable (Knee) NY Home Harkless is battling a left knee injury but is likely to suit up against the Knicks on Monday.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) SAC Away Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Iman Shumpert SAC Out (Finger) ORL Home Shumpert missed the last game with a sprained right index finger and will remain unavailable Monday against the Magic.
Marvin Bagley SAC Probable (Knee) ORL Home Bagley III is suffering from a left knee bone bruise but is expected to return to action against the Magic on Monday.

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