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Sights and sounds from the first scrimmages at the Orlando bubble

133 days later, the NBA is back.

On Thursday, the LA Clippers and Orlando Magic tipped off the return of the 2019-20 NBA season at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando with the first of 66 scrimmages. The Clippers came away as the victors with a 99-90 win led by Lou Williams' game-high 22 points.

Among the other three games, the Nuggets won their clash against the Wizards 89-82 behind a big game from Bol Bol.

In the latter couple of games, the Pelicans defeated the Nets 99-68 while the Heat beat the Kings 104-98.

Scroll below for the best sights and sounds from the first round of scrimmages.

The court

The ambiance

The benches

Kawhi Leonard is back

Introductions

The opening tip

The first basket

Joakim Noah is on the board with the Clippers

Paul George beats the buzzer

Courtside view

Small-ball? How about big-ball...

Nuggets and Wizards tip off

Bol Bol stealing the show

Nikola Jokic doing what he does best

Bol Bol's great game came in great sneakers!

Torrey Craig, Gary Harris and Jamal Murray watch from the sideline

Okafor putting on the moves

Teamwork makes the dream work

No fans? Teams still got their support!

Best plays from Day 1

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