The Brooklyn Nets again defeated the Los Angeles Lakers, who saw Anthony Davis suffer a sprained thumb in China on Saturday.
The Brooklyn Nets beat the Los Angeles Lakers but saw Kyrie Irving injured in a brief respite from a tumultuous week for the NBA in China.
"We want Zion to be the best Zion Williamson that he can be. Not anybody else," said Alvin Gentry about LeBron James comparisons.
NBA training camp is underway and teams are determining building rotations and determining strategies as 2019-20 approaches.
Howard played just nine games last season because of injury and he's played with four different teams over the last four seasons.
Lakers coach Frank Vogel said the team will be "intelligent and not overdo it in the preseason" when it comes to playing LeBron James.
There will be plenty of focus on Los Angeles this season, but Paul George is not worried about how the Clippers compare to the Lakers.
Frank Vogel was pleased with the physicality at Los Angeles Lakers practice over the weekend.
"You're coming to play (the) L.A. Lakers, you're going to get hit," Vogel said. "You're going to get smashed in the mouth."