The NBA season is scheduled to restart on July 30, but before then, each team will engage in three inter-squad scrimmages as part of final preparations. The scrimmage schedule opens on Wednesday, July 22 and runs through Tuesday, July 28. We’ll be adding notable updates throughout the day, including final scores and injuries.
Here is a list of game for Saturday, July 25:
FINAL: Los Angeles Lakers 119, Orlando Magic 112
FINAL: Milwaukee Bucks 131, Sacramento Kings 123
FINAL: Utah Jazz 101, Miami Heat 93
FINAL: Brooklyn Nets 124, San Antonio Spurs 119
Los Angeles Clippers vs. Washington Wizards, 8:00 p.m. ET at HP
Denver Nuggets vs. New Orleans Pelicans, 8:30 p.m. ET at Arena
Note: All games will be available via NBA League Pass.
NBA Scrimmage Odds
Jazz vs. Heat (-1)
Moneyline: Utah (-109), Miami (-118)
Spurs (-7.5) vs. Nets
Moneyline: San Antonio (-335), Brooklyn (+240)
Wizards vs. Clippers (-9)
Moneyline: Washington (+320), Los Angeles (-455)
Pelicans vs. Nuggets (-4)
Moneyline: New Orleans (+135), Denver (-177)
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What to watch for
— We’ll see if Alex Caruso plays for the Lakers at PG. He sat out their first scrimmage and we saw a lot of Quinn Cook. LeBron James will still be the primary ball-handler, but beyond him it’s pretty weak. Caruso could be a guy to step