Travis Outlaw scored 18 points and DeMarcus Cousins had 16 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Sacramento Kings to a 104-86 preseason victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.
Maya Moore scored 23 points, Rebekkah Brunson had 15 points and 12 rebounds, and the visiting Minnesota Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream to win their second W.N.B.A. title.
Magic Johnson will not return to ESPN as an N.B.A. studio analyst, citing a busy schedule.
Othyus Jeffers had 13 points and six rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 98-89 preseason victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.
Dwyane Wade was back on the court for the Miami Heat.
Andrea Bargnani was back in Toronto Thursday, and while Raptors coach Dwane Casey wasn’t there to greet him, he had a suggestion for the new Knick forward.