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Daily NBA Injury Roundup for May 5th, 2019

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 May 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 May 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
Jeremy Lin TOR Questionable (Back) PHI Away Lin is battling back spasms and it is unclear if he will suit up against the 76ers in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference second round.
Pascal Siakam TOR Doubtful (Calf) PHI Away Siakam is not expected to play in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference second round against the 76ers as he is dealing with a right calf contusion.
OG Anunoby TOR Out (Appendix) PHI Away Anunoby is on the mend from an appendectomy. A timetable has yet to be established for his return to the court.
Chris Boucher TOR Out (Back) PHI Away Boucher is dealing with back spasms and will not be available for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference second round against the 76ers.
Michael Porter Jr. DEN Out (Back) POR Away Porter Jr. is recovering from offseason back surgery to repair a herniated disc and is expected to be idle for the remainder of the season.
Jusuf Nurkic POR Out (Leg) DEN Home Nurkic suffered compound fractures to the fibula and tibia in his lower-left leg and will miss the remainder of the season.
Enes Kanter POR Probable (Shoulder) DEN Home Kanter reaggravated his separated left shoulder and injured his right bursa, but he is expected to take the floor for Game 4 of the Western Conference second round against the Nuggets.

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