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NBA Cheat Sheet: DraftKings Fantasy Basketball Injury Report, DFS Play of the Day for November 22

Jeff Pratt provides live NBA injury report updates for November 22 highlighting the best DraftKings plays of the day.

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Welcome to the live NBA injury report for Monday’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 22

Team Opponent Name (Status) Injury Notes
Team Opponent Name (Status) Injury Notes
Charlotte Hornets Washington Wizards P. Washington (O) J. McDaniels will continue to see more minutes with Washington out.
Washington Wizards Charlotte Hornets D. Bertans (O) D. Avdija to see an expanded role with Bertans unable to play.
Brooklyn Nets Cleveland Cavaliers B. Brown (O), N. Claxton (O) D. Bembry will see a bump in playing time with Brown sidelined.
Cleveland Cavaliers Brooklyn Nets C. Osman (O), L. Stevens (D), E. Mobley (O) I. Okoro to see an expanded role with Osman out.
Oklahoma City Thunder Atlanta Hawks S. Gilgeous-Alexander (O) L. Dort to see an expanded offensive role with SGA unable to play.
Atlanta Hawks Oklahoma City Thunder B. Bogdanovic (O) C. Reddish will see an expanded role with Bogdanovic out.
Houston Rockets Boston Celtics K. Porter Jr. (O) D. Augustin will see a bump in playing time with KPJ unable to suit up.
Boston Celtics Houston Rockets J. Brown (A), R. Williams (A), R. Langford (A), D. Schroder (A), J. Richardson (O) Brown will return after an extended absence.
Minnesota Timberwolves New Orleans Pelicans J. Okogie (Q), N. Reid (Q) T. Prince to see an expanded role if Okogie is out.
New Orleans Pelicans Minnesota Timberwolves D. Graham (Q) T. Satoransky will see more minutes if Graham is unable to play.
Indiana Pacers Chicago Bulls TBD TBD
Chicago Bulls Indiana Pacers A. Caruso (Q), J. Green (P) A. Dosunmu will see a bump in playing time if Caruso is out.
Orlando Magic Milwaukee Bucks C. Anthony (O), G. Harris (O) R. Hampton will see an expanded role with Anthony and Harris out.
Milwaukee Bucks Orlando Magic R. Hood (P), B. Lopez (O), S. Ojeleye (P) B. Portis to continue seeing an expanded role in Lopez's absence.
Phoenix Suns San Antonio Spurs A. Nader (O) L. Shamet to see more minutes with Nader sidelined.
San Antonio Spurs Phoenix Suns D. McDermott (O) D. Vassell will see a bump in playing time with McDermott out.
Memphis Grizzlies Utah Jazz D. Brooks (D), D. Melton (O) Z. Williams to see an expanded role if Brooks is unable to suit up.
Utah Jazz Memphis Grizzlies TBD TBD
Philadelphia 76ers Sacramento Kings T. Harris (Q), J. Embiid (O), D. Green (O) T. Maxey will serve as the clear No. 1 option if Harris is out.
Sacramento Kings Philadelphia 76ers TBD TBD

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Pratt’s Play of the Day (November 22)

Bobby Portis

It’s been hot and cold for Portis as a starter in Brook Lopez’s absence, but he’s trending in the right direction after scoring 41+ DKFP in back-to-back games. The 6’10 big man is averaging a career-high 14.9 points along with 8.2 rebounds per contest this season. Portis has been successful stretching the floor as well, hitting 41.5% of his attempts from deep. At $7,200, there’s plenty of upside for him against a Magic team that ranks 27th in DKFP allowed to big men.


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