Some of the stories The Associated Press is covering Friday. A full Sports Digest will be sent about 3 p.m. All times EDT.
SAN DIEGO (AP) The Los Angeles Lakers closed out a winless preseason with a 94-82 loss to the Sacramento Kings on Thursday night.
SAN DIEGO (AP) The Los Angeles Lakers are not sure if Kobe Bryant is going to play in Tuesday's opener against the Dallas Mavericks.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Pablo Sandoval and Barry Zito took star turns in getting the World Series off to a rollicking start.