NBA News & Fantasy Basketball Notes 5/12

May 12th 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

  • Joel Embiid (orbital, thumb) — Available

  • Tyler Herro (ankle) — Available

  • PJ Tucker (calf) — Available

  • Max Strus (hamstring) — Available

  • Gabe Vincent (knee) — Available

Recent NBA News

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Miami Heat News

Heat will start Jimmy Butler, Gabe Vincent, Max Strus, PJ Tucker, and Bam Adebayo on Thursday.

  • Kyle Lowry (hamstring) — Out

  • Tyler Herro (ankle) — Available

  • PJ Tucker (calf) — Available

  • Max Strus (hamstring) — Available

  • Gabe Vincent (knee) — Available

  • Caleb Martin (ankle) — Available

Philadelphia 76ers News

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

  • Joel Embiid (orbital, thumb) — Available

  • Matisse Thybulle (foot) — Available

  • Isaiah Joe (ankle) — Available

Phoenix Suns News

Suns will start Chris Paul, Devin Booker, Mikal Bridges, Jae Crowder, and Deandre Ayton on Thursday.

  • Jae Crowder (shoulder) — In

  • Dario Saric (knee) — Injured

Dallas Mavericks News

Mavs will start Luka Doncic, Jalen Brunson, Reggie Bullock, Dorian Finney-Smith, and Dwight Powell on Thursday.

  • Tim Hardaway Jr. (foot) — Injured

Looking Ahead

Andre Iguodala (neck) to miss at least another week. Otto Porter (foot) listed questionable for 5/13. Robert Williams (knee) listed questionable for 5/13.