National Basketball Assocation
New York Knicks (2-3) at Brooklyn Nets (3-2) - 7:30 p.m. on MSG
The Knicks travel to Brooklyn for the last game of the preseason. After winning their first two preseason games, the Knicks have lost three in a row. Wednesday night's game will be a preview of the season opener, when the Knicks head back to Brooklyn for a 7 p.m. tipoff Nov. 1 on TNT.
Major League Baseball
Detroit Tigers at San Francisco Giants - Game 1, World Series - 8:07 p.m. on FOX
Game 1 of the 2012 World Series is Wednesday, as the well-rested Tigers go on the road to play the Giants. San Francisco had to go to seven games to stamp its ticket to the World Series. The Giants beat the Cardinals, 9-0, in Game 7 on Monday night. The Tigers send ace Justin Verlander to the mound, while the Giants will counter with veteran lefty Barry Zito.