April 10, 2017
With the NBA regular season almost over, Jeff Stotts examines player injuries that are worth monitoring over the offseason in anticipation of next season including Joel Embiid.
March 27, 2017
Jeff Stotts touches on many significant injuries as the NBA fantasy season winds down, including Warriors forward Kevin Durant, who remains a few weeks away from returning to play.
March 20, 2017
Jeff Stotts says that Chicago’s Dwyane Wade will miss the rest of the season with a multifaceted elbow injury sustained after a hard fall on Wednesday.
March 13, 2017
Jeff Stotts says the Spurs are treating their All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge’s diagnosed heart arrhythmia with caution, and further testing will help provide more answers and a possible timeline.
March 6, 2017
With Warrior Kevin Durant out indefinitely with a Grade 2 MCL sprain, Jeff Stotts recommends dropping him in most one-year leagues.
February 27, 2017
Jeff Stotts says that Knick Kristaps Porzingis hurt his ankle after accidentally stepping on an opponent's foot. A subsequent MRI revealed no significant damage and Porzingis should play later this week.
February 22, 2017
Jeff Stotts explains Cleveland Cavalier Kevin Love’s debridement procedure, which removed loose bodies from his left knee.
February 13, 2017
As the NBA heads into its All-Star break at the end of the week, Jeff Stott’s column focuses on injured players who are on the top of his list for all the wrong reasons, including Clipper Chris Paul.
February 6, 2017
Jeff Stotts recaps this week’s significant NBA injuries including Zach LaVine, who sustained a torn ACL over the weekend, and the Bulls Jimmy Butler, who’s questionable with a bruised heel.
January 30, 2017
Jeff Stotts says that back problems will keep Cavalier Kevin Love from traveling with his team to Dallas on Monday and he’s scheduled to undergo an MRI.
January 23, 2017
Jeff Stotts says that Clipper Chris Paul is expected to miss at least six weeks of playing time with a tear in the ulnar collateral ligament of his left thumb.
January 16, 2017
Jeff Stotts notes that Achilles trouble is the current ailment cropping up frequently in the NBA. Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis has missed five of the team’s last 10 games.
January 9, 2017
Jeff Stotts highlights how a team’s weekly schedule makes analyzing NBA injuries tricky. He also discusses the Heat’s multitude of hurt players, including Justise Winslow, who'll miss the rest of the season.
January 2, 2017
Jeff Stotts says that although he’s currently a top-25 fantasy player, Kristaps Porzingis’ sore Achilles cost him at least one game this season and is one of a slew of problems he’s had in his left leg.
December 26, 2016
Jeff Stotts says that bone injuries are on the rise in the first part of the season, including Houston’s Clint Capela who has a fractured fibula and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
December 20, 2016
As the NBA’s first quarter draws to a close, Jeff Stotts looks at some of the most notable injuries so far, including Blake Griffin, who’ll have surgery on his right knee and most likely miss a month.
December 12, 2016
Jeff Stotts explains Celtic point guard Isaiah Thomas’ decision to receive a platelet-rich plasma injection to speed up the healing process in his strained right groin.
December 5, 2016
Grizzlies Point Guard Mike Conley could be out for at least a four weeks with a transverse process fracture, though other athletes who have had the same injury have missed less time.
November 28, 2016
Charlotte expects forward Marvin Williams to miss about a week for recovery, which sets him up to miss at least three of the Hornets’ next four games.
November 21, 2016
Jeff Stotts details Memphis Grizzly Chandler Parsons’ latest injury, a bone bruise in his left knee, which will result in at least a two-week recovery period.
November 14, 2016
Jeff Stotts describes what goes through his mind as he watches an NBA game from the perspective of an athletic trainer with the goal of preventing injuries like the one sustained by Wizards’ Bradley Beal last week.
November 7, 2016
Jeff Scott's says that several Celtics are working their way back from injuries, including Kelly Olynyk who underwent shoulder surgery in May and should return to the court in the near future.
October 31, 2016
Jeff Stotts warns that a minor injury might not keep a player off the court but it could negatively impact his performance. Ricky Rubio is one of many players who was injured in the first week of the season.
October 24, 2016
For the start of the season, Detroit will be without Reggie Jackson, who has two injuries: a sprained thumb and, more serious, patellar tendinosis in his knee.
April 26, 2016
Jeff Stotts breaks down the injuries to Stephen Curry, Chris Paul and Blake Griffin and what it means for the their teams and the playoffs.
April 11, 2016
Jeff Stotts says Sacramento will sit DeMarcus Cousins for the final two games of the season.
April 4, 2016
Jeff Stotts explains why catchall term “sports hernia” doesn’t necessarily apply to the Ryan Anderson, Brandon Knight and Deron Williams ailments.
March 28, 2016
Jeff Stotts dissects the new information on Pelican’s star Anthony Davis, which is more encouraging than first thought.
March 21, 2016
Jeff Stotts looks at the fallout from Anthony Davis' shoulder and knee injuries and whether the Pelicans' center will be ready for training camp next season.
March 14, 2016
Jeff Stotts analyzes Mike Conley’s Achilles tendinitis and what it means for a Memphis Grizzlies team decimated by injuries.
March 7, 2016
Jeff Stotts said that injury-prone Bradley Beal has missed 20 games this season and might miss a couple more this week.
February 29, 2016
Jeff Stotts says that Anthony Davis’ big toe injury makes his status questionable this week, and Marc Gasol is out for the season.
February 22, 2016
Jeff Stotts warns that Chris Bosh's blood clot, the second in as many seasons, could keep him sidelined for the foreseeable future.
February 15, 2016
Kobe Bryant, in his farewell season, makes the All Scar Team for the final time. This dubious list includes injured players who have had minimal fantasy impact this season.
February 8, 2016
Jeff Stotts analyzes the impact of Manu Ginobili's testicular injury, which could sideline the Spurs' guard for a significant time depending on the healing process.
February 1, 2016
Jeff Stotts believes that Blake Griffin’s fourth metacarpal fracture could result in the Clippers forward missing six weeks.
January 25, 2016
Hassan Whiteside is questionable for Monday's game due to an oblique injury, but RotoWire injury expert Jeff Stotts warns that the Heat big man could miss at least a game or two.
January 18, 2016
RotoWire injury expert Jeff Stotts warned last week that Joakim Noah's shoulder ailment could continue to be an issue, and after separating it Friday, the Bulls' big man will miss the rest of the season.
January 11, 2016
Bradley Beal is close to returning from the stress reaction in his leg, but RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns that Beal will likely be on a strict minutes restriction, and a reoccurrence would be a serious problem.
January 4, 2016
Emmanuel Mudiay has already missed 12 games due to his ankle injury, but some new information about the ailment sheds light on when he could return.
December 28, 2015
The Clippers gave an estimate of two weeks for Blake Griffin's return from injury, but RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns why it's likely the power forward will be out longer.
December 21, 2015
The Cavaliers finally welcomed Kyrie Irving back from his fractured patella, but they're still dealing with multiple injuries in their backcourt.
December 14, 2015
The Wizards' Bradley Beal is dealing with yet another stress reaction in his right leg, and RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns that a minutes restriction could be on tap when he returns in two weeks.
December 7, 2015
Rudy Gobert is out indefinitely with a sprained MCL, but RotoWire's Jeff Stotts looks at the return dates of players who had similar injuries to put a timeline on the Stifle Tower's return.
November 30, 2015
DeMarcus Cousins continues to battle a lower back strain, and while he may play through the ailment, RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns that it could linger if not treated properly.
November 23, 2015
Jonas Valanciunas is out indefinitely with a fractured hand, but RotoWire injury expert Jeff Stotts says it may be easier to estimate the Raptors forward's return based on his own injury history.
November 16, 2015
Kevin Durant and Chris Paul are both dealing with muscle strains, and while it's frustrating for fantasy owners, Jeff Stotts explains why a few games out now can help avoid prolonged absences later.
November 9, 2015
Chris Paul played all 82 regular-season games last season, but he's already missed time this season with a groin injury, one that RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns could linger.
November 2, 2015
DeMarcus Cousins suffered an Achilles injury this past weekend, and while he doesn't have a history of issues in the area, RotoWire's Jeff Stotts warns the Kings' big man could be a risky fantasy play this week.
October 26, 2015
Jeff Stotts breaks down the important injury info heading into the opening week of NBA action, including the Bulls' Derrick Rose, who will play with a mask to protect a broken orbital bone.
April 6, 2015
How Paul George plays over the rest of this season will go a long way in determining his value in next year's drafts.
March 30, 2015
The Rockets are facing a litany of injury issues as the season winds down, and while Dwight Howard is back from his knee injury, he will not play every game down the stretch.
March 23, 2015
The worst case scenario for Kevin Durant has finally emerged, though Jeff Stotts warned in October that another foot surgery was likely.
March 16, 2015
RotoWire injury expert Jeff Stotts provides multiple updates on players who could return for the fantasy playoffs, including Thunder star Kevin Durant.
March 9, 2015
Despite Dwyane Wade's return from a hamstring issue, the Heat continue to deal with injuries to key players. RotoWire's injury expert Jeff Stotts breaks it all down.
March 2, 2015
RotoWire's injury analyst Jeff Stotts explains why Derrick Rose's latest injury could impact his value in dynasty leagues.
February 23, 2015
RotoWire's Injury Analyst Jeff Stotts explains Kevin Durant's latest surgery and checks in on a number of other players as the fantasy regular season winds down.
February 16, 2015
Kobe Bryant makes his second consecutive appearances in Jeff Stotts' All-Scar Team, highlighting impact players whose injuries have left them as minimal fantasy producers this season.
February 9, 2015
Jeff Stotts breaks down Blake Griffin's staph infection, and checks in on other injured players including Rajon Rondo and Anthony Davis.
February 2, 2015
Jeff Stotts provides updates on Dwight Howard's knee injury, Rajon Rondo's broken face, and others.
January 26, 2015
Kobe Bryant, Brandon Jennings, Mirza Teletovic, and Tony Wroten were all lost for the season over the last week, but LaMarcus Aldridge was reborn like the mythical phoenix.
January 19, 2015
Rudy Gay, DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis, Jrue Holiday, Dwyane Wade, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, and much much more!
January 12, 2015
Deron Williams' rib injury is unique, putting the timeline of his return in question, and there are several other injuries impacting lineups right now.
January 5, 2015
LeBron James is expected to be out for the next two weeks. Jeff Stotts breaks down the impact of the injury and what to expect from James going forward.
December 29, 2014
Ersan Ilyasova has suffered two concussions this season, and the New York Knicks' frontcourt is getting thinned out by injuries.
December 22, 2014
Jeff Stotts breaks down the biggest injuries in the NBA.
December 15, 2014
The Knicks had two of their backcourt players go down with injuries this weekend. Jeff Stotts breaks down how long they'll be out and touches on several other players.
December 8, 2014
DeMarcus Cousins and Brook Lopez will miss this week, and several other players are covered by Jeff Stotts, updating their injury statuses.
December 1, 2014
DeMar DeRozan is going to miss time, but how much time? Jeff Stotts breaks it down.
November 24, 2014
Dwight Howard has undergone PRP treatment on his injured knee. What does that mean for his return? Jeff Stotts covered Howard and several other injuries.
November 17, 2014
Aaron Gordon is the latest player to fall prey to a foot injury in the NBA. Jeff Stotts details Gordon's injury and also touches on the rest of the big injury news.
November 10, 2014
Ricky Rubio and Marcus Smart were the latest big names to suffer severe ankle injuries. Jeff Stotts breaks down what it means going forward.
November 3, 2014
Unfortunately, there are a number of injuries littering the NBA like a mindfield for fantasy. Fortunately, Jeff Stotts has a breakdown on how you should handle them.
October 27, 2014
With Kevin Durant, Victor Oladipo, and several other big names already suffering from injuries, it's good to know how long they'll be out to plan accordingly.
August 20, 2014
Kobe Bryant and Derrick Rose are just two of the key players who were sidelined by significant injuries last season. Jeff Stotts breaks down the risk involved with drafting each player.
April 14, 2014
Athletic trainer and RotoWire's resident injury expert, Jeff Stotts looks at some of the year's biggest injury issues and offers insight into their impact for next season.
April 7, 2014
Jeff Stotts breaks down the injuries to key players on the Timberwolves, David Lee, and others.
March 31, 2014
There are some big-name players dealing with injuries at the worst time for the fantasy playoffs. Jeff Stotts breaks down whether you should hold or punt these players.
March 25, 2014
RotoWire's resident athletic trainer, Jeff Stotts, breaks down what vertigo and several other injuries in the NBA are while giving a proper understanding of when players will return.
March 17, 2014
Kyrie Irving and Andre Drummond left games this weekend with open-ended injuries. Jeff Stotts breaks down what he saw and how long he expects each player to be out.
March 10, 2014
Jeff Stotts breaks down the expected return of Eric Bledsoe this week and injuries to other big-name players.
March 3, 2014
Breaking down the injuries to Jamal Crawford and Thabo Sefolosha, as well as the returns of Tony Parker, Kawhi Leonard, Kevin Martin and Nikola Pekovic
February 24, 2014
Breaking down the injuries to the Trail Blazers' frontcourt, Andrew Bogut, Tony Parker, LeBron James, and Kobe Bryant
February 17, 2014
Breaking down the facial injuries to Larry Sanders, J.R. Smith, and what exactly Dwyane Wade's drop foot is.
February 10, 2014
Jeff Stotts returns for the third year with his All-Scar Team selections.
February 3, 2014
Breaking down Mike Conley's injury and the Lakers' backcourt health.
January 27, 2014
With Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins sidelined, Isaiah Thomas and Marcus Thornton have helped pick up the slack.
January 20, 2014
With Kemba Walker out for about two weeks, who will step up in his absence?
January 13, 2014
Jrue Holiday is out indefinitely with a stress fracture in his tibia. With Eric Bledsoe having the injured part of his meniscus removed instead of repaired, he could return in 4-6 weeks.
January 6, 2014
Chris Paul is scheduled to miss six weeks, but could he return early? Will Kyrie Irving return soon or be out longer than expected?
December 29, 2013
Russell Westbrook and Al Horford went down with major injuries, but what do their injuries mean going forward?
December 23, 2013
Candy cane crutches might help deflect some of the sadness that accompanies injuries during the holidays, but there's no getting around the reality of some of the NBA's best players being sidelined.
December 16, 2013
Mike Conley suffered a thigh contusion Sunday, and though the injury doesn't sound serious, it could keep him out for a couple games.
December 9, 2013
Kobe Bryant made his season debut Sunday, but will he be able to stay healthy and productive all season?
December 2, 2013
Anthony Davis is going to be sidelined, but for how long? J.J. Redick suffered multiple injuries, leaving the Clippers without their starting shooting guard.
November 25, 2013
RotoWire's Jeff Stotts takes an in-depth look at the major injuries from an eventful NBA weekend.
November 18, 2013
The Bucks and Nets are riddled with injuries, and key players are missing time.
November 11, 2013
How long will Tyson Chandler and JaVale McGee be out, and who steps up in their places.
November 4, 2013
Russell Westbrook has returned, but there are a number of other injury issues to keep an eye on and consider when setting your lineups.
October 28, 2013
What common injuries mean and how it affects your fantasy lineup.
October 21, 2013
Back spasms, broken jaws and Achilles issues are just a few of the injuries infecting NBA rosters in the preseason. Jeff Stotts breaks down the fantasy implications with fantasy medical explanations.
October 14, 2013
Which preseason injuries are worth worrying about?
October 7, 2013
Kobe took off to Germany; CJ McCollum can't catch a break outside of his bones; but the return of Derrick Rose gives us a positive note to digest.
April 15, 2013
Will we ever see the Black Mamba at full strength again?
April 8, 2013
With the number one seed locked up, Miami's superstars are getting a breather
April 1, 2013
What's left of the Lakers' roster fights for a playoff berth
March 25, 2013
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) breaks down Marc Gasol's abdominal injury and more
March 18, 2013
Plus: Can you count on 'Melo for the rest of this season?
March 11, 2013
Recent injuries raise more questions than answers
March 4, 2013
An awkward fall during Sunday's win didn't slow LeBron James much.
February 26, 2013
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) gives us an in-depth understanding of the injuries plaguing NBA fantasy players.
February 18, 2013
After missing so much time, the Warriors' center will progress slowly.
February 11, 2013
The most notable injuries of the first half, from @RotowireATC
February 4, 2013
Chicago's superstar point will be back soon - but will he have any healthy teammates?
January 28, 2013
CP3 should be back soon, Rondo done for the year
January 21, 2013
He's back, but Curry's right ankle will never be 100%
January 14, 2013
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) explains the latest injuries to two top rebounders
January 7, 2013
Injury guru Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) has the latest on Love's second fracture of the season
December 31, 2012
New York tries to get by without 'Melo, Stoudemire and Felton
December 24, 2012
Plus: Eric Gordon could be back in uniform soon
December 17, 2012
And Kyrie Irving can't catch a break
December 10, 2012
A quarter of the season gone, and several stars have yet to appear...
December 3, 2012
Minnesota gains a PG while the Knicks lose two
November 26, 2012
Anthony Davis' Ankle Becoming a Concern for the Hornets
November 19, 2012
Jeff Stotts (@rotowireATC) discusses Andrew Bynum's latest setback, Brandon Roy's surgery
November 9, 2012
Anthony Davis (Concussion) should be back in action shortly.
November 2, 2012
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) takes a look at injuries to Steve Nash, Manu Ginobili and other banged up players.
October 26, 2012
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) takes a look at injuries to Kobe Bryant, Dirk Nowitzki, and other banged up players.
October 19, 2012
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) takes a look at Kevin Love's injury and other hobbled players.
October 12, 2012
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) takes a look at Dirk Nowitzki's injury and other hobbled players.
October 5, 2012
Jeff Stotts (@RotoWireATC) breaks down the big injuries to key players as training camp opens.
April 20, 2012
How this year's big injuries will affect next year's fantasy drafts
April 13, 2012
Concussion could end Kevin Love's season prematurely
April 6, 2012
D-Wade, Rose, Nene
March 30, 2012
Stoudemire's back problem is probably a season-ender
March 23, 2012
Danilo Gallinari's Thumb, Rudy Fernandez' Back and Andre Miller's Shoulder
March 16, 2012
Kyle Lowry out, Kevin Martin hurting
March 9, 2012
Tyson Chandler won't be 100% for some time, and Brook Lopez is sidelined again
March 4, 2012
Broken Nose, Concussion Scare for NBA's Top Scorer
February 24, 2012
This season's compressed schedule is extra-tough on players dealing with injuries.
February 17, 2012
Gordon, Okafor, Jack all banged up - can this team put five healthy bodies on the floor?
February 10, 2012
Lin-sanity has helped the Knicks overcome Anthony's injury, Stoudemire's absence
February 3, 2012
MarShon Brooks Out Indefinitely. Plus: Jason Kidd, Gilbert Arenas and More
January 27, 2012
Oft-injured Milwaukee Center Fractures Ankle
January 20, 2012
Celtics' guard is day-to-day after another nasty fall.
January 13, 2012
Horford's Pectoral Tear Could End His Season
January 6, 2012
Manu, Z-Bo, and Nene
December 30, 2011
December 22, 2011
Kobe may play through his wrist injury, but Brook Lopez could be sidelined for a long time.
December 16, 2011
Updates on Aldridge's heart condition, 'Melo's injury scare and Nowitzki's illness
December 9, 2011
Kobe's knee still an issue; Brandon Roy may retire
December 2, 2011
The latest on Rudy Gay's shoulder rehab
April 8, 2011
Injury Updates to close out the 2010-2011 NBA Season
April 1, 2011
Andrei Kirilenko could be done for the year.
March 25, 2011
West Done for the Year; Deron Williams in Limbo
March 18, 2011
Shutting it Down for the Season...
March 11, 2011
The NFL's most-discussed injury hits Paul, Carter and others
March 4, 2011
The latest on Durant, Smith, Billups
February 25, 2011
Watch out for Operation Shutdown
February 18, 2011
Beaubois, Redd Returning
February 11, 2011
Brandon Roy and Marcus Camby return to action
February 4, 2011
Bruise - more serious than it sounds.
January 28, 2011
Wade's Migraine Problems Could Become a Big Headache for Fantasy Owners
January 21, 2011
Trainers in Cleveland, Portland and Washington are keeping busy
January 14, 2011
LeBron's Ankle Injury Sounds Minor; Varejao's Severe
January 7, 2011
Caron Butler done for the season and possibly beyond
December 31, 2010
Garnett, Nowitzki sidelined
December 23, 2010
The latest on Brandon Jennings, John Wall and others
December 17, 2010
Noah Out Until February; Yao Done Permanently?
December 10, 2010
Yao is hurting. What else is new?
December 5, 2010
Joe Johnson to Miss a Month
November 26, 2010
Miami battles intense scrutiny and injuries with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh hurting and Udonis Haslem likely out for the year.
November 19, 2010
Another lost season for Greg Oden
November 12, 2010
Anatomy of the sprained ankle
November 5, 2010
Carlos Boozer's cast removed; Bulls debut coming soon
October 29, 2010
Z-Bo, Marc Gasol Sidelined
October 22, 2010
Heat sharpshooter Mike Miller will be sidelined indefinitely after injuring his thumb in practice
October 15, 2010
LeBron's sore hammy shouldn't be a problem
October 8, 2010
Miami's Big Three Lasted Three Minutes
October 1, 2010
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