Complete coverage: NBA season preview 2021-22

Lakers center Dwight Howard is shown from the back while doing an interview.
Lakers center Dwight Howard, who is back for his third tour of duty, does an interview during media day. The Lakers open the season on Tuesday by hosting Golden State.
(Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times)

The NBA’s 75th anniversary season begins Tuesday, Oct. 19, with a pair of game, including Lakers vs. Warriors. Here is the L.A. Times’ coverage.