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Daily NBA injury Report (January 21st)
IMAGE SOURCE In New Orleans Pelicans, a really big fire fell on the instep. Anthony Davis , the team's tactical alpha and omega, is not playing for the time being with his left finger injury. Davis is expected to take about one to two weeks to recover from injury after he was injured in a road trip to Portland. The absence of Davis will be filled by Julius Randle and Nikola Mirotić. IMAGE SOURCE LeBron James and Rajon Rondo are reportedly participating in the team training on the 20th, according to the bleacher report. However, it is reported that there is not a high possibility to play in the home game against the Golden State Warriors. IMAGE SOURCE Luke Walton's interview with the media after his training ended. Worse yet, the Lakers have been struggling with injuries sustained in recent years, including injuries to Lonzo Ball in the game against Houston. Lonzo ball that has been judged to have a left ankle sprain is expected to take at least 4-6 weeks to return. Meanwhile, Markelle Fultz who had been suffering from a shoulder injury this season, has left the club for treatment and has recently returned to Philadelphia, although he stayed in Los Angeles. However, it is expected that it will take some time to return to the court after the injury treatment has not been completed yet. As the season passed midway through, there was news of big and small injuries of the players. OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER Alex Abrines - Personal reasons (Out) André Roberson - Left Patella Injury (Out) NEW YORK KNICKS Trey Burke - Disease (Questionable) Kristaps Porziņģis - Left Knee Injury (Out) CHICAGO BULLS Wendell Carter Jr - Left Finger Injury (Out) Denzel Valentine - left ankle injury (Out) CLEVELAND CAVALIERS John Henson - Left wrist injury (Out) Kevin Love - Left foot injury (Out) Larry Nance Jr. - Right knee injury (Out) David Nwaba - Left Ankle Injury (Out) Tristan Thompson - Left foot injury (Out) DALLAS MAVERICKS J. J. Barea - Right Achilles tendon injury (Out) Deandre Jordan - Left ankle injury (Probable) Dennis Smith Jr - Questionable Deandre Jordan, who hurt his left ankle during the Indiana Pacers game against the Milwaukee Bucks, is reported to have no difficulty playing against the Milwaukee Bucks on the 22nd. Dennis Smith Jr. , who has been in a heated trade brawl with Dallas for the last time, is also expected to return to the team with training and a good agreement with the club. DETROIT PISTONS Andre Drummond - Concussion (Out) Ish Smith - Right Thigh Fear (Questionable) Andre Drummond (25, 211cm), who suffered a face injury after being hit by the elbow of James Johnson (31, 203cm) on the 19th, was judged to have a concussion. Drummond 's colon will soon fill the vacancy with Zaza Pachulia . Blake Griffin as a center of the small line-up operation is also very predictable scenario. WASHINGTON WIZARDS Dwight Howard - Waist Injury (Out) Markieff Morris - Out of the neck (Out) John Wall - Left Heel Injury (Out) ORLANDO MAGIC Aaron Gordon - Questionable Timofey Mozgov - Right knee injury (Out) ATALANTA HAWKS Dewayne Dedmon - Left ankle injury (Probable) Kent Bazemore - Right Ankle Injury (Out) Alex Len - Right Achilles injury (probable) Miles Plumlee - Left knee injury (Out) BROOKLYN NETS Allen Crabbe - Right knee injury (Out) Jared Dudley - left hamstring injury (Out) Caris LeVert - Right foot injury (Out) Dzanan Musa - left shoulder injury (Out) NEW ORLEANS PELICANS Anthony Davis - Left Finger Injury (Out) MEMPHIS GRIZZLES Kyle Anderson - Left Ankle Injury (Out) Dillon Brooks - Right Toe Injury (Out) Marc Gasol - Waist Injury (Probable) Joakim Noah - Personal reasons (Out) Marc Gasol who missed a game against Toronto on the 20th, is likely to play in the game on the 22. Separately, Memphis is still pouring rumors that he is preparing to rebuild, with Memphis placing gasol and Mike Conley Jr. on trade blocks recently. Currently, Gasol's next destinations are Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Clippers. MIAMI HEAT Goran Dragić - Right knee injury (Out) BOSTON CELTICS Jabari Bird - Out of Personal (Out) HOUSTON ROCKETS Clint Capela - Right Finger Injured (Out) Brandon Knight - Left Knee Injury (Questionable) Chris Paul - left hamstring injury (Out) It is news that Chris Paul is getting closer and closer. According to report, Paul is expected to return to the court next week. James Harden scored a sparkling blow each day after Paul's injury led Houston to an upswing. "I do not think it's going to be a problem for Houston," he said. PHILADEPHIA 76ERS Jimmy Butler - Right wrist injury (Questionable) Joel Embry - Back Pain (Questionable) Justin Patton - Right foot injury (Out) Josh Smith - Left Foot Surgery (Out) UTAH JAZZ Tony Bradley - Right knee surgery (Out) Dante Exum - Left Ankle Injury (Out) Raul Neto - left groin injury (Out) Ricky Rubio - Right hamstring injury (Questionable) Thabo Sefolosha - right hamstring injury (Out) GOLDEN STATE WARRIOR Damien Jones - Chest injury (Out) LOS ANGELES LAKERS LeBron James - left groin injury (Questionable) Rajon Rondo - Right hand injury (Out) Lonzo Ball - Left Ankle Injury (Out) Players who are marked as Probable (Questionable) or Questionable (Decision before the start of the game) may change their status before the start of the game depending on the situation. From the 2018-2019 season, the NBA will require each club to submit a claim for injuries, illness, etc. by 5pm on the day of the match. The team must state the players' recovery status and the length of their absence, and the NBA is sharing it at 1:30 pm, 5:30 pm on the day of the game and just before the game.