The hits just keep on coming in Portland, don’t they? According to the Portland Tribune, Portland Trail Blazers’ star center Marcus Camby will miss the next 4-5 weeks after under-going knee surgery.
According to the San Antonio Express-News, San Antonio Spurs star shooting guard Manu Ginobili’s status for the team’s opening round playoff series is listed as doubtful after sustaining an elbow injury in the season finale against the Phoenix Suns. keep reading →
There are quite a few big names hitting the deck in the NBA right now, which has direct implications on fantasy basketball lineups for daily fantasy basketball games and leagues.
Vince Carter took a hard fall in Orlando’s embarrassing blowout loss to the Miami Hurt, and is considered day-to-day after hurting his back. The injury knocked Carter out of the game, and he finished with just over 13 minutes logged.
Shaquille O’Neal is reportedly day-to-day after hurting his knee on a play involving Ama’re Stoudemire on Friday night as the Celtics battled the Knicks. O’Neal posted a solid line of 10 points and seven rebounds. Keep O’Neal on the roster, but bump Glen Davis up the value board. Davis was already having a good start [...]
According to Tim McMahon via Twitter, Dallas Mavericks point guard Rodrique Beaubois has suffered an apparent broken ankle while playing for the French national team. This is bad news, as Beaubois is regarded as a potential break-out candidate for the 2010-11 NBA season, and could be a fantasy basketball gem. Recovery time could be anywhere [...]
According to Marcus Thompson via Twitter, Golden State lottery pick Ekpe Udoh is out indefinitely after having surgery on his left wrist. The surgery was “successful”, but will likely keep the rookie big man off the court until January of 2011. This isn’t good news for the Warriors, who were already getting harsh criticism for [...]
Chicago Bulls head coach Vinny Del Negro leaned towards Derrick Rose missing NBA action again, likely vaulting Jannero Pargo up to the top of your “must-have’s” in terms of fantasy waiver wires.