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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 March 5th, 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 March 5th, 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
Denzel Valentine CHI Out (Ankle) IND Away Valentine is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having reconstruction surgery on his left ankle.
Wendell Carter Jr. CHI Out (Thumb) IND Away Carter Jr. had surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb and is likely to miss 8-12 weeks.
Chandler Hutchison CHI Out (Toe) IND Away Hutchison is sidelined with an acute injury to a sesamoid bone his right foot and is expected to be absent from the lineup until at least the middle of March.
Victor Oladipo IND Out (Knee) CHI Home Oladipo will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his right knee.
Domantas Sabonis IND Out (Ankle) CHI Home Sabonis has been held out of the previous three games with a sprained left ankle and will sit again against the Bulls on Tuesday.
Alize Johnson IND Out (Foot) CHI Home Johnson has sat out the past four games due to a left foot contusion and he will not return to the lineup against the Bulls on Tuesday.
Terrence Ross ORL Questionable (Achilles) PHI Away Ross is nursing a sore left Achilles and it is unknown if he will be in Tuesday's lineup versus the 76ers.
Timofey Mozgov ORL Out (Knee) PHI Away Mozgov is recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. There is no timetable for return.
Markelle Fultz ORL Out (Shoulder) PHI Away Fultz has been diagnosed with Thoracic outlet syndrome in his shooting shoulder and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season.
Mohamed Bamba ORL Out (Leg) PHI Away Bamba is recovering from a procedure to correct a stress fracture in his left tibia and is in jeopardy of missing the remainder of the season.
Amir Johnson PHI Probable (Back) ORL Home Johnson missed the previous game with upper-back tightness but it is anticipated that he will be available against the Magic on Tuesday.
Jimmy Butler PHI Probable (Back) ORL Home Butler is experiencing tightness in his lower back but it is not expected to affect his status for Tuesday's contest against the Magic.
Joel Embiid PHI Out (Knee) ORL Home Embiid has been held out of the lineup due to left knee soreness and will not return to action against the Magic on Tuesday or the Bulls on Wednesday.
Boban Marjanovic PHI Out (Knee) ORL Home Marjanovic has been diagnosed with a bone bruise and a mild sprain in his right knee and is likely to be sidelined until the middle of March.
Furkan Korkmaz PHI Out (Knee) ORL Home Korkmaz had surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and is expected to miss at least four weeks.
Justin Patton PHI Out (Foot) ORL Home Patton is recovering from multiple right foot surgeries and will miss an extended period of game action.
Jonah Bolden PHI Out (Illness) ORL Home Bolden is ailing from an illness and the symptoms will not subside in time for Tuesday's tilt against the Magic.
Zhaire Smith PHI Out (Foot) ORL Home Smith suffered a Jones fracture to his left foot and had surgery to repair the ailment. It is not anticipated that he will return during the remainder of the season.
Shake Milton PHI Out (Finger) ORL Home Milton is likely to be held out of action until at least the middle of March after having surgery to repair a broken finger.
Paul George OKC Probable (Shoulder) MIN Away George has been held out of the previous three games with a sore right shoulder but is projected to return to action Tuesday against the Timberwolves.
Andre Roberson OKC Out (Knee) MIN Away Roberson is recovering from offseason knee surgery and is also suffering from a small avulsion in his left knee. He is without a timetable for return.
Luol Deng MIN Out (Achilles) OKC Home Deng has been held out of the last two games due to a sore left Achilles and will not play against the Thunder on Tuesday.
Robert Covington MIN Out (Knee) OKC Home Covington is suffering from a bone bruise in his right knee. There is no definitive timetable for return.
Iman Shumpert HOU Out (Calf) TOR Away Shumpert has sat out the past two games with a sore right calf and it will impede his status for Tuesday's clash with the Raptors.
Kenneth Faried HOU Out (Hip) TOR Away Faried has been held out of the previous two games due to a left hip contusion and will not take the court Tuesday against the Raptors.
Fred Vanvleet TOR Out (Thumb) HOU Home VanVleet is expected to miss up to five weeks from surgery to correct a partial ligament tear in his left thumb.
Evan Turner POR Probable (Knee) MEM Away Turner has sat out the past five games with soreness in his left knee but is projected to return Tuesday against the Grizzlies.
Avery Bradley MEM Probable (Wrist) POR Home Bradley is expected to play against the Trail Blazers on Tuesday despite right wrist soreness.
Mike Conley MEM Probable (Undisclosed) POR Home Conley was absent from the lineup during the previous game with general soreness but is likely to participate in Tuesday's tilt with the Trail Blazers.
Kyle Anderson MEM Out (Shoulder) POR Home Anderson is sidelined with right shoulder soreness and has been shut down for at least an additional two weeks.
Ivan Rabb MEM Probable (Ankle) POR Home Rabb is dealing with soreness in his right ankle but is likely to be available Tuesday against the Trail Blazers.
Dillon Brooks MEM Out (Toe) POR Home Brooks is expected to miss the rest of the season due to surgery for an injured right big toe.
Jaren Jackson Jr. MEM Out (Thigh) POR Home Jackson Jr. is sidelined with a deep right thigh contusion and there is no definitive timetable for return.
Klay Thompson GS Out (Knee) BOS Home Thompson sat out the last game with a sore right knee and will not be available against the Celtics on Tuesday.
Andre Iguodala GS Probable (Back) BOS Home Iguodala is dealing with lower-back tightness but it is expected he will face the Celtics on Tuesday.
Kevon Looney GS Out (Pelvis) BOS Home Looney missed the previous game with a right pelvic strain and will not be in the lineup against the Celtics on Tuesday.
Damian Jones GS Out (Pectoral) BOS Home Jones is recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle and is expected to be sidelined until sometime in May.
Alfonzo McKinnie GS Probable (Hip) BOS Home McKinnie is projected to be in Tuesday's lineup against the Celtics despite a left hip contusion.

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