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Daily NBA Injury Roundup for May 8th, 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 8th, 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 8th, 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
Pau Gasol MIL Out (Ankle) BOS Home Gasol is recuperating from soreness in his left foot and is targeting a return during the middle of May if the team remains in the playoffs.
Malcolm Brogdon MIL Questionable (Heel) BOS Home Malcolm Brogdon (foot) will have a minutes limit off the bench if he plays Wednesday.
D.J. Wilson MIL Out (Ankle) BOS Home Wilson has a left ankle sprain and will not face the Celtics in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference second round.
Donte Divincenzo MIL Out (Heel) BOS Home DiVincenzo is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having a biologic injection to treat bilateral heel bursitis.
Andre Iguodala GS Probable (Knee) HOU Home Iguodala has a hyperextended left knee but is expected to play in Game 5 of the Western Conference second round against the Rockets.
Shaun Livingston GS Questionable (Hip) HOU Home Livingston is battling soreness in his left hip and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Rockets in Game 5 of the Western Conference second round.
DeMarcus Cousins GS Out (Quadricep) HOU Home Cousins has a tear in his left quadriceps and is expected to be sidelined for at least six weeks. His ability to return during the postseason is unclear.
Damian Jones GS Out (Pectoral) HOU Home Jones is recovering from surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle and it is unknown if he will return during the playoffs.
Danuel House HOU Questionable (Toe) GS Away House Jr. has inflammation in his right toe and it is unclear if he will be available for Game 5 of the Western Conference second round versus the Warriors.

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