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NBA Cheat Sheet: DraftKings Fantasy Basketball Injury Report, DFS Play of the Day for November 3

Jeff Pratt provides live NBA injury report updates for November 3, highlighting the best DraftKings plays of the day.

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Welcome to the live NBA injury report for Wednesday’s DraftKings slate. The idea of this page is to provide instant updates to help you stay up-to-date with your lineups.

This page will be updated after the 1:30 p.m. ET and 5:30 p.m. ET injury reports, and you can confirm additional updates by checking the time stamp. When a player has a status change, they will now be bolded in the injuries and notes section.

I will also be highlighting my favorite DraftKings play of the day for each slate below the injury report.


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Key News to Monitor for November 3

Team Opponent Name (Status) Injury Notes
Team Opponent Name (Status) Injury Notes
Boston Celtics Orlando Magic TBD TBD
Orlando Magic Boston Celtics G. Harris (Q) R. Hampton to see an expanded role if Harris is out.
New York Knicks Indiana Pacers T. Gibson (A), N. Noel (A) M. Robinson to see an expanded role if Noel is unable to suit up.
Indiana Pacers New York Knicks M. Brogdon (Q), J. Lamb (O) C. LeVert & C. Duarte will see expanded roles if Brogdon is unable to play.
Toronto Raptors Washington Wizards S. Barnes (O) C. Boucher to see a bump in minutes with Barnes sidelined.
Washington Wizards Toronto Raptors D. Bertans (O) D. Avdija will see more playing time with Bertans out.
Portland Trail Blazers Cleveland Cavaliers TBD TBD
Cleveland Cavaliers Portland Trail Blazers K. Love (O), I. Okoro (O) L. Markkanen & E. Mobley will continue to see expanded roles in Love's absence.
Chicago Bulls Philadelphia 76ers TBD TBD
Philadelphia 76ers Chicago Bulls T. Harris (O), B. Simmons (O), D. Green (O) M. Thybulle will see a bump in minutes with Harris & Green out.
Atlanta Hawks Brooklyn Nets T. Young (A), B. Bogdanovic (A), J. Collins (A) Collins, Young & Bogdanovic will suit up.
Brooklyn Nets Atlanta Hawks TBD TBD
Los Angeles Clippers Minnesota Timberwolves M. Morris Sr. (O) L. Kennard & T. Mann to see expanded roles in Morris' absence.
Minnesota Timberwolves Los Angeles Clippers P. Beverley (A), D. Russell (O) Beverley will suit up and likely start.
Denver Nuggets Memphis Grizzlies TBD TBD
Memphis Grizzlies Denver Nuggets TBD TBD
Dallas Mavericks San Antonio Spurs K. Porzingis (Q), M. Kleber (O) D. Powell to see an expanded role if Porzingis is out.
San Antonio Spurs Dallas Mavericks D. McDermott (Q), J. Poeltl (O) T. Young to see a significant bump in minutes with Poeltl sidelined.
Charlotte Hornets Golden State Warriors TBD TBD
Golden State Warriors Charlotte Hornets TBD TBD
New Orleans Pelicans Sacramento Kings B. Ingram (Q), H. Jones (O) J. Valanciunas to see an expanded offensive role if Ingram is unable to play.
Sacramento Kings New Orleans Pelicans TBD TBD

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Pratt’s Play of the Day (November 3)

LaMelo Ball

The reigning ROTY has picked up right where he left off last season, averaging a career-high 20.1 points, 6.1 rebounds and 6.1 assists per game. Ball is also lighting it up from beyond the arc, shooting an incredible 44.1%. The 6’7 guard is stuffing the stat sheet, racking up 52+ DKFP in back-to-back contests. He’ll look to keep the positive momentum rolling against a Golden State squad that is struggling defensively (27th in DKFP allowed to PGs). At $8,600, it’s worth rolling the dice on LaMelo.


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