When the Knicks traded for Larry Johnson prior to the 1996-97 NBA season, Johnson’s mother asked him an obvious question.
Shenise Johnson scored 15 points and Marissa Coleman added 14 to help the Indiana Fever beat the visiting Minnesota Lynx, 75-69, forcing a decisive Game 5 in the W.N.B.A. finals.
Kobe Bryant scored 21 points and Roy Hibbert had 16 rebounds, leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a 126-83 exhibition rout of Israel’s Maccabi Haifa on Sunday night.
Houston star James Harden scored 12 points before leaving in the second quarter with a bruised right knee and the Orlando Magic went on to a 123-119 exhibition victory over the Rockets on Sunday night.
Meyers led the Bruins to their final championship under John Wooden and was later part of the trade that sent Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to the Los Angeles Lakers.