Plumlee lifts Nets to 99-88 win over 76ers

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Mason Plumlee had 20 points and 17 rebounds to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 99-88 on Monday night.

Recap: Brooklyn vs. Philadelphia

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Mason Plumlee had 20 points and 17 rebounds to lead the Brooklyn Nets in a 99-88 win over the Philadelphia 76ers in preseason action on Monday.

Recap: New York vs. Milwaukee

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

O.J. Mayo led seven Bucks in double figures with 24 points as Milwaukee went into Madison Square Garden and upended the New York Knicks, 120-107, in preseason action on Monday.

Davis scores 14 in Pelicans' win over Wizards

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Anthony Davis scored 14 points and Ryan Anderson had 11 as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Washington Wizards 88-84 on Monday night in the next-to-last preseason game for both teams.

Recap: Washington vs. New Orleans

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Anthony Davis had 14 points and eight rebounds in limited action as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the short-handed Washington Wizards on Monday, 88-84, at Baltimore Arena.

Irving scores 28 as Cavs beat Bulls 107-98

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Ohio State held its homecoming over the weekend when it named its king and queen.

Recap: Cleveland vs. Chicago

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Kyrie Irving had 28 points and seven assists as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Chicago Bulls 107-98 in preseason action.

Lakers' Julius Randle can take hard knocks, wants to dish some out

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

The rookie had reasons to fall further into an exhibition-season abyss.

Northwest Division team-by-team capsules

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Capsules for the NBA's Northwest Division teams, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Jon Krawczynski:

Southwest Division team-by-team capsules

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Capsules for the NBA's Southwest Division teams, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Jon Krawczynski: