NBA News & Fantasy Basketball Notes 4/18

Apr 18th 2022

Justin Phan

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

  • Luka Doncic (calf) — Out

  • Scottie Barnes (ankle) — Out

  • Gary Trent Jr. (illness) — In

Recent NBA News

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Toronto Raptors News

Raptors will start Fred VanVleet, Gary Trent Jr., OG Anunoby, Pascal Siakam, and Precious Achiuwa on Monday.

  • Scottie Barnes (ankle) — Out

  • Gary Trent Jr. (illness) — In

  • Thaddeus Young (thumb) — In

Philadelphia 76ers News

Sixers will start James Harden, Tyrese Maxey, Danny Green, Tobias Harris, and Joel Embiid on Monday.

  • Jaden Springer (knee) — Available

  • Charles Bassey (shoulder) — Out

Utah Jazz News

Jazz will start Mike Conley, Donovan Mitchell, Royce O’Neale, Bojan Bogdanovic, and Rudy Gobert on Monday.

  • Trent Forrest (foot) — Injured

  • Udoka Azubuike (foot) — Injured

Dallas Mavericks News

Mavs will start Jalen Brunson, Spencer Dinwiddie, Riggie Bullock, Dorian Finney-Smith, and Dwight Powell on Monday.

  • Luka Doncic (calf) — Out

  • Tim Hardaway Jr. (foot) — Injured

  • Frank Ntilikina (illness recovery) — Out

Denver Nuggets News

Nuggets will start Monte Morris, Will Barton, Aaron Gordon, Jeff Green, and Nikola Jokic on Monday.

  • Facundo Campazzo (suspension) — Available

  • Jamal Murray (knee) — Injured

  • Michael Porter Jr. (back) — Injured

Golden State Warriors News

Warriors will start Jordan Poole, Klay Thompson, Andrew Wiggins, Draymond Green, and Kevon Looney on Monday.

  • Andre Iguodala (neck) — Out

  • James Wiseman (knee) — Injured

Looking Ahead

Taurean Prince (knee) questionable for 4/19. Killian Tillie (back) remains out for 4/19. Santi Aldama (knee) questionable for 4/19. Lou Williams (back) ruled out for 4/19. Bogdan Bogdanovic (ankle) probable for 4/19. Dewayne Dedmon (ankle) — Questionable Gabe Vincent (toe) — Probable Markieff Morris (hip) — Questionable PJ Tucker (calf) — Questionable Bam Adebayo (quad) — Questionable