NBA News & Fantasy Basketball Notes 3/17

Mar 17th 2022

J.J. Calle

Each day, this column will provide live updates for all NBA news. Enjoy up-to-the-minute alerts for injuries and lineup confirmations. The Key News to Watch section will highlight notable injuries to monitor for the current NBA slate. Recent News will display the last 10 news items of the day. Scrolling to the bottom allows you to view Looking Ahead, where you’ll see news for the following day.

Key NBA News to Watch

  • Cade Cunningham (illness) — Out

  • Wendell Carter Jr. (ankle) — Out

Recent NBA News

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Detroit Pistons News

Pistons will start Cory Joseph, Killian Hayes, Saddiq Bey, Marvin Bagley, and Isaiah Stewart on Thursday.

  • Cade Cunningham (illness) — Out

  • Rodney McGruder (hamstring) — Available

  • Jerami Grant (knee) — Out

  • Hamidou Diallo (finger) — Out

  • Frank Jackson (back) — Injured

Orlando Magic News

Magic will start Cole Anthony, RJ Hampton, Franz Wagner, Moe Wagner, and Mo Bamba on Thursday.

  • Wendell Carter Jr. (ankle) — Out

  • Chuma Okeke (knee) — Out

  • Jalen Suggs (ankle) — Out

  • Bol Bol (foot) — Injured

  • Jonathan Isaac (ACL) — Injured

Looking Ahead

John Collins sidelined indefinitely with plantar fascia tear and damaged ring finger. De'Aaron Fox (hand) questionable for 3/18. Jeremy Lamb (personal) ruled out for 3/18. Donovan Mitchell (calf) ruled out for 3/18. Bojan Bogdanovic (calf) ruled out for 3/18. Danuel House (knee) ruled out for 3/18. Trent Forrest (wrist) questionable for 3/18. Udoka Azubuike (ankle) ruled out for 3/18. Zach LaVine (knee) listed probable for 3/18. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (ankle) listed questionable for 3/18. OG Anunoby (finger) ruled out for 3/18. Goga Bitadze (foot) listed questionable for 3/18. Chris Duarte (toe) listed questionable for 3/18. Derrick Favors (back) ruled out for 3/18. Kenrich Williams (knee) ruled out for 3/18. Jae Crowder (groin) questionable for 3/18. Cam Johnson (quad) ruled out for 3/18. Devonte Graham' (hip) questionable for 3/18. Jose Alvarado (finger) questionable for 3/18. Seth Curry (ankle) questionable for 3/18. Keita Bates-Diop (back) ruled out for 3/18. Romeo Langford (hamstring) ruled out for 3/18. Joel Embiid (back) listed questionable for 3/18. LeBron James (knee) questionable for 3/18. Talen Horton-Tucker (ankle) questionable for 3/18. Trae Young (quad) questionable for 3/18. John Collins (finger, foot) ruled out for 3/18. Eric Bledsoe (Achilles) ruled out for 3/18. Usman Garuba (ankle) ruled out for 3/18. Dean Wade (knee) listed out for 3/18. Rajon Rondo (ankle) listed out for 3/18. Caleb Martin (knee) questionable for 3/18. PJ Tucker (knee) questionable for 3/18. Jimmy Butler (ankle) questionable for 3/18. Eric Gordon (illness) listed questionable for 3/18. Nerlens Noel (foot) listed out for 3/18. Quentin Grimes (knee) listed questionable for 3/18. Marquese Chriss (knee) questionable for 3/18. Reggie Bullock (personal) ruled out for 3/18. Isaiah Jackson has entered concussion protocol. Danilo Gallinari (bicep) a game-time decision for 3/18. Stephen Curry (foot) out indefinitely.