Kobe Bryant scored five points in his first action since undergoing surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 90-71 loss to the Utah Jazz on Sunday.
Briann January had 19 points and 6 assists, and the Fever stole home-court advantage in the W.N.B.A. finals with a 75-69 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in Game 1 on Sunday.
Kyle Lowry scored 26 points in 21 minutes, leading the Toronto Raptors to a 93-73 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night in a preseason game.
Chris Bosh returned to the Miami Heat lineup and scored 14 points in a 90-77 loss to the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday night in a preseason game.
Phil Jackson kept his distance from the media during the Knicks' six-day stay at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point that ended Saturday. Mostly, he stayed away from the…