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Aug. 7 - Jonathan Isaac (ORL)

Orlando Magic forward Jonathan Isaac has exited the bubble with a torn ACL. It's the second major knee injury for the 22-year-old this season. Isaac managed to avoid tearing ligaments when his campaign was cut short on New Year's Day but the hiatus allowed him just enough time to get back on the court. This set back will stretch into the 2020-21 campaign, limiting some serious momentum that he has begun to show as one of the league's elite young defenders.Jonathan Isaac Profile Page

Aug. 7 - Jaren Jackson Jr. (MEM)

Grizzlies unicorn Jaren Jackson Jr. has been shut down on account of a torn meniscus and will no longer play in the bubble. The 20-year-old remains an intriguing dynasty asset given his rare combination of length, interior defense and three-point shooting. This is the second year in a row, however, that his campaign has ended early. His rookie year was cut short due to a badly bruised thigh.Jaren Jackson Jr. Profile Page

Aug. 7 - Ben Simmons (PHI)

The Sixers revealed that Ben Simmons has partially dislocated his kneecap. No set treatment plan has been revealed but it's unlikely that we see Simmons back on the court in the bubble.Ben Simmons Profile Page

Aug. 7 - Jimmy Butler (MIA)

Lingering foot soreness will cost Jimmy Butler a third straight game in the bubble. It's unclear when the 30-year-old will make his return for the Miami Heat. They could use him to help secure favorable seeding in the East but they won't risk rushing him back so close to the postseason.Jimmy Butler Profile Page

Aug. 4 - Brandon Ingram (NOR)

Brandon Ingram's star turn in his first campaign with the New Orleans Pelicans will surely earn him a substantial pay raise when his rookie contract expires but the real question that fantasy GMs will need to answer is what his role will look like when the team builds around Zion Williamson. With Williamson and Jrue Holiday both capable of shouldering much of the offensive load, the team may not need Ingram to drop 30 every night, even if he's capable of it.Brandon Ingram Profile Page

Aug. 3 - Jusuf Nurkic (POR)

After a 16-month layoff following a devastating leg break, Jusuf Nurkic has looked as dominant as ever for the Portland Trail Blazers. Nurkic may not put the ball in the bucket as often as he has in the bubble so far but he's a monster on the glass and frequently adds enough assists, steals and blocks to push his overall production to new heights.Jusuf Nurkic Profile Page

Jul. 31 - Spencer Dinwiddie (BKL)

At the advice of his doctors, Spencer Dinwiddie opted out of the league restart following a positive COVID-19 diagnosis. It's unclear what Dinwiddie's role with the Brooklyn Nets will be next year as Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant return to action but nobody can take Dinwiddie's 20-point per game season away from him. Spencer Dinwiddie Profile Page

Jul. 31 - LaMarcus Aldridge (SAS)

The San Antonio Spurs waited until after the league unveiled its playoff plan to announce that their veteran big man had undergone shoulder surgery and would miss the restart. He's under contract for one final year with the team next season.LaMarcus Aldridge Profile Page

Jul. 31 - Kyrie Irving (BKL)

A banged up Kyrie Irving opted out of the Disney World restart. The decision doesn't come as a major surprise given the lengthy issues Irving seemed to have with his shoulder. The hiatus, coupled with whatever offseason ends up taking place, should give Irving additional time to rest and heal before he and Kevin Durant team up for the Nets in 2020-21.Kyrie Irving Profile Page

Jul. 31 - Domantas Sabonis (IND)

It's possible that Domantas Sabonis makes his return to the Indiana Pacers before the team leaves the Disney World bubble but it may be too late for fantasy GMs. Sabonis left the team to get treatment on a severe case of plantar fasciitis. He hasn't formally been ruled out for the likely playoff-bound Pacers but it's unlikely he sees the floor in the eight-game restart.Domantas Sabonis Profile Page

NBA News

HoopsHype on LeBron James
LeBron James might be the best player of the season when all is said and done. But the best player of the regular season by a fair margin was Giannis. He deserved MVP. t.co
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CBS Sports NBA on LeBron James
LeBron James upset with lack of first-place MVP votes: 'It pissed me off' t.co
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Mark Medina on LeBron James
LeBron James 'pissed off' he didn't receive more first-place votes for NBA MVP. @JeffZillgitt with the details t.co
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Kurt Helin on Anthony Davis
Anthony Davis scores 37 as it was all to easy for Lakers in blowout win t.co
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Dan Woike on Nikola Jokic
They look nothing alike, they move nothing alike. But listen to the coaches in the and how they think about LeBron James and Nikola Jokic in similar terms - even if Jokic doesn’t think so. “He’s the best player in the world. And... I‘m not.” t.co
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Dan Woike on LeBron James
They look nothing alike, they move nothing alike. But listen to the coaches in the and how they think about LeBron James and Nikola Jokic in similar terms - even if Jokic doesn’t think so. “He’s the best player in the world. And... I‘m not.” t.co
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Ben Golliver on LeBron James
Lakers’ LeBron James on finishing second in NBA MVP voting: “I’m fine.... We’re 1-0 in the WCF... I was pissed off at the reaction earlier... I’m absolutely great now. I’m going back to my room, drink some wine and sleep very well tonight. Let’s not get it twisted. I’m great.” t.co
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CBS Sports NBA on Anthony Davis
Lakers vs. Nuggets: LeBron James orchestrates, Anthony Davis dominates as Denver looks overwhelmed in Game 1 By: @bradbotkincbs t.co
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CBS Sports NBA on LeBron James
Lakers vs. Nuggets: LeBron James orchestrates, Anthony Davis dominates as Denver looks overwhelmed in Game 1 By: @bradbotkincbs t.co
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Silver Screen & Roll on Alex Caruso
The Alex Caruso and LeBron James pairing continued to dominate, Dwight Howard was a monster, and more takeaways from @sabreenajm from Game 1. t.co
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Silver Screen & Roll on Dwight Howard
The Alex Caruso and LeBron James pairing continued to dominate, Dwight Howard was a monster, and more takeaways from @sabreenajm from Game 1. t.co
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Silver Screen & Roll on LeBron James
The Alex Caruso and LeBron James pairing continued to dominate, Dwight Howard was a monster, and more takeaways from @sabreenajm from Game 1. t.co
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Mike Bresnahan on Nikola Jokic
Dwight Howard played only five minutes in the Lakers’ last four games vs. Houston. He was, well, too tall. He had 13 points in only 16 minutes tonight vs Denver. He also seemed to irritate Nikola Jokic, getting under the All-Star center’s skin a few times.
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