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NBA Cheat Sheet: DraftKings Fantasy Basketball Injury Report, DFS Play of the Day for November 9

Jeff Pratt provides live NBA injury report updates for November 9, 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 9

Team Opponent Name (Status) Injury Notes
Team Opponent Name (Status) Injury Notes
Milwaukee Bucks Philadelphia 76ers K. Middleton (O), B. Lopez (O) G. Allen to continue seeing an expanded role with Middleton out.
Philadelphia 76ers Milwaukee Bucks S. Curry (O), J. Embiid (O), D. Green (O), T. Harris (O), M. Thybulle (O) A. Drummond to continue starting with Embiid sidelined.
Atlanta Hawks Utah Jazz D. Hunter (Q), B. Bogdanovic (Q) K. Huerter could see an expanded role if Hunter and Bogdanovic are out.
Utah Jazz Atlanta Hawks E. Hughes (Q) Hughes' absence would not significantly affect Utah's rotation.
Portland Trail Blazers Los Angeles Clippers TBD TBD
Los Angeles Clippers Portland Trail Blazers M. Morris Sr. (O) L. Kennard & T. Mann to see expanded roles in Morris' absence.

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Pratt’s Play of the Day (November 9)

Andre Drummond

With Joel Embiid in Health and Safety Protocols, Drummond stepped up Monday vs. the Knicks, posting 14 points and a season-high 25 rebounds for 51.8 DKFP. Don’t be discouraged by his low usage rate, the UConn product does all of his damage on the glass. Tonight, the Sixers take on a Bucks team that is still missing 7’0 Brook Lopez, which gives Drummond ample opportunity to dominate on the boards. He’s well worth a spot in your lineups even with the price bump to $7,700.


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