EuroLeague injury report (updated daily)

2022-10-27 10:36

BasketNews presents 18 EuroLeague clubs' injury issues, updating them daily.

Credit: Erikas Ovčarenko/BNS, Seffi Magriso/Euroleague Basketball via Getty Images
Credit Erikas Ovčarenko/BNS, Seffi Magriso/Euroleague Basketball via Getty Images

BasketNews, aided by the official Turkish Airlines EuroLeague website, is actively monitoring the situation of all EuroLeague clubs and will keep updating their injury situation throughout the entire 2022-23 season.

Below you will find 18 teams with current clubs' injuries and absences expected in the following EuroLeague Rounds.

ALBA Berlin

  • Marcus Eriksson is out indefinitely due to a leg injury.
  • Johannes Thiemann did not play in Round 29 due to knee problems and is questionable for the game against Efes.
  • Tamir Blatt (thumb) and Yanni Wetzell (back) are questionable ahead of the Round 30 game.
  • Yovel Zoosman has not played since Round 24 due to a shoulder injury.

Anadolu Efes Istanbul

  • Bryant Dunston will not play in Round 30 against ALBA due to injury.
  • Rodrigue Beaubois missed two games Efes played last week but is expected to play in Berlin.
  • Head coach Ergin Ataman, who was hospitalized with pneumonia earlier this week, traveled with the team and is expected to be on the sideline.
  • Dogus Balbay is out long-term after undergoing surgery on his left hip.

AS Monaco

  • Mike James has been suspended by the club until further notice.

Cazoo Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz

  • Tadas Sedekerskis (muscle discomfort) is out indefinitely.
  • Pierria Henry is unavailable until further notice. FIBA has suspended the player's license after a routine anti-doping check.

Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade

  • Branko Lazic has been missing in action since Round 25.
  • Nemanja Nedovic and Ognjen Dobric are expected to return to action against Baskonia on Thursday.

EA7 Emporio Armani Milan

  • Kevin Pangos suffered an abdominal muscle strain and will miss at least two weeks, according to the club.
  • Shavon Shields returned after a long absence but suffered another injury in the Italian League and has missed the last two games.
  • Devon Hall and Paul Biligha have been deactivated from Milan's roster.
  • Luigi Datome sprained his ankle in Round 25 and has not played since.

FC Barcelona

  • Cory Higgins (ankle) traveled for Round 30, but his participation will be a game-time decision.

FC Bayern Munich

  • Othello Hunter (back), who missed Round 29, is not expected to play in Round 30 at Milan.
  • Ognjen Jaramaz, who has played just once since Round 24, returned to training.
  • Elias Harris suffered a foot injury in Round 21 that has kept him out since then.
  • January MVP Augustine Rubit is out for the rest of the season after undergoing surgery for an Achilles injury.

Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul

  • Scottie Wilbekin will miss at least two weeks with a knee injury.
  • Kostas Antetokounmpo hasn't played since Round 23 due to the coach's decision.
  • Dyshawn Pierre will not be available until late April approximately.
  • Metecan Birsen will be sidelined into April with injury.
  • Samet Geyik and Ismet Akpinar are deactivated due to the coach's decision.

LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne

  • Joffrey Lauvergne is out indefinitely due to a torn ACL.
  • Zaccharie Risacher remains out, having last played in Round 26.

Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv

  • Austin Hollins is out for the rest of the season due to a knee injury that required surgery.
  • Alex Poythress remains sidelined since Round 11 with a broken hand.

Olympiacos Piraeus

  • Head coach Georgios Bartzokas (flu) did not travel to Belgrade for Round 30.
  • Kostas Sloukas, who missed Round 29, played in the domestic league during the weekend.

Panathinaikos Athens

  • Mateusz Ponitka (ankle) and Dwayne Bacon (ankle) will not be available for Round 30 against Barcelona.
  • Derrick Williams and Paris Lee are dealing with minor injuries, and they are questionable.

Partizan Mozzart Bet Belgrade

  • Balsa Koprivica has been diagnosed with mononucleosis and is expected to be out indefinitely.

Real Madrid

  • Sergio Llull is out indefinitely with a knee injury.
  • Carlos Alocen (knee) is out indefinitely.
  • Anthony Randolph (knee) has not played this season and is out indefinitely.
  • Nigel Williams-Goss missed Round 29. His status is uncertain for Round 30.

Valencia Basket

  • Klemen Prepelic will miss four weeks due to a leg injury.
  • Sam Van Rossom is out indefinitely due to a knee injury.
  • Martin Hermannsson returned to action last week after a long-term injury.
  • Millan Jimenez is sidelined due to an ankle problem.
  • Kyle Alexander is expected to be back in late March due to an ankle sprain.

Virtus Segafredo Bologna

  • Isaia Cordinier has not played since Round 23 due to a foot injury. His status is uncertain.
  • Semi Ojeleye has not played since suffering an internal abdominal oblique injury in Round 27.
  • Milos Teodosic has not played in the domestic league derby against Milan over the weekend and is expected to be out for two weeks.

Zalgiris Kaunas

  • Keenan Evans will miss the rest of the season after suffering an Achilles injury.
  • Tyler Cavanaugh (back) has been sidelined since Round 14 and will remain out until late April after undergoing back surgery.
  • Liutauras Lelevicius is sidelined with a leg injury.
  • Isaiah Taylor is questionable with a hamstring injury.


what about Hommes?
"Nikola Mirotic, the EuroLeague's reigning MVP, is reportedly close to returning to action but will definitely miss the Round 8 duel against Anadolu Efes." isn't the reigning MVP has been Vasilije Micić for two years in a row?

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