The Rockets are back home in Houston, looking to leave behind the distractions from their trip to Asia. In their first practice since returning, the Rockets insisted they wouldn't let the fallout distract them from preparing from the season.…KRISTIE RIEKEN (AP Sports Writer)
Anthony Davis and the Los Angeles Lakers did not get out of China unscathed. Davis will have tests Sunday to determine the full severity of a right thumb injury, which the Lakers have initially diagnosed as a sprain. Caris LeVert scored 22 points…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
The Cleveland Cavaliers visited team owner Dan Gilbert, who is recovering at home after suffering a stroke in May. After playing an exhibition game in Detroit on Friday night, the Cavs delayed their trip to Boston so they could spend time Saturday…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
Zion Williamson wowed the home crowd with another impressive preseason performance, scoring 26 points and grabbing five rebounds in New Orleans' 128-127 win over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.The Associated Press
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Sacramento Kings forward Trevor Ariza will miss the final two preseason games after he had a procedure to remove a lipoma from his back.