DeMar DeRozan scored 20 points to lead the Raptors to a 100-91 preseason victory over the Knicks in Andrea Bargnani’s return to Toronto.
DeMar DeRozan scored 20 points to lead the Raptors to a 100-91 preseason victory over the New York Knicks on Friday night, spoiling Andrea Bargnani’s return to Toronto.
Damian Lillard scored 23 points and LaMarcus Aldridge added 20 to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to their first win of the preseason, 96-86 over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.
LeBron James scored 20 points and Norris Cole added 15 to give the Miami Heat an 86-75 preseason victory over the Charlotte Bobcats on Friday night at the Sprint Center.
Overall No. 1 draft pick Anthony Bennett scored 14 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter and Dion Waiters had 21 as the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied for a 110-105 preseason victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night.
Thaddeus Young had 20 points and five rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 97-85 preseason victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.
Andrea Bargnani didn’t torment his former teammates. But Carmelo Anthony did. Three months after he was traded to the Knicks, Bargnani was back in Toronto on Friday with a chance to stick it to his former team.
Glen Grunwald was so quiet during his tenure as the Knicks’ general manager, rarely uttering a public word, that often the only way to tell he was with the club was by the deft moves he made to revamp the roster.