NBA Opening Week: LeBron James' Lakers Debut and More First Impressions

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SI.com—LeBron James made his Lakers debut, Markelle Fultz hit a three-pointer and Carmelo Anthony tries to adjust to life in Houston. The Crossover offers first week impressions from the opening slate of the NBA season.

The week in the NBA: Scoring is up, a brawl mars LeBron James’ home opener (but gives us the tweet of the week), the Jimmy Butler saga continues — and Steph Curry puts up 51. The NBA is a 3-for-all. Teams averaged 29 3-point attempts per game last season, setting a record for the seventh consecutive year. And the trend doesn’t appear to be ending. Through action Tuesday night — the league’s first 51 games — teams averaged 31.6 attempts from beyond the arc. The Mavericks...