Spencer Hawes hit a jumper at the top of the key with five seconds left to help the Sixers beat the Bulls on Saturday, finishing with 18 points, 11 boards, two assists, one steal, three blocks and two 3-pointers on 8-of-11 shooting.
Coach Byron Scott said Kobe Bryant plans on playing in all eight preseason games this month.
JaVale McGee (leg) and J.J. Hickson (knee) are expected to participate in some of practice on Wednesday.
Solomon Hill joined George Hill, Rodney Stuckey, David West and Roy Hibbert in part of Tuesday's practice.
Chris Copeland has been moved to small forward full time.
Blake Griffin said after Tuesday's practice, "It felt great to be out there, my legs feel 100 percent and I'm good to go."
DeMarcus Cousins' goal this season is to have no more than five technical fouls, according to a picture posted by teammate Reggie Evans.
Rockets coach Kevin McHale said that the PF position is "open for competition," citing the need for more rebounding and physical defense.
Jeff Green and Gerald Wallace may earn minutes at PF early in the season, according to Celtics coach Brad Stevens.
Jameer Nelson wore a white jersey during the Mavericks' first practice on Tuesday, suggesting that he'll start at PG ahead of Raymond Felton and Devin Harris.
James Harden told reporters on Tuesday, "I know at times my defense is pretty bad."
Lakers rookie Julius Randle said on Monday that he's prepared to come off the bench behind Carlos Boozer on opening night.