Staples Center will host a matchup between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Portland Trail Blazers. The Lakers look to distance themselves from .500, holding a record of 9-8. Similarly, the visiting Trail Blazers are also above .500 on the year, coming in with a 13-3 record. They have been nearly unstoppable lately, winning nine of their last 10. This game is scheduled to start at 9:30 pm EST and it will be covered by CSN-NW and TWC SN.
The Lakers look for another win today after topping the Pistons, 106-102. Wesley Johnson (27 points) took over the game, scoring the most points for Los Angeles. Meanwhile, the Trail Blazers are feeling some disappointment after the 120-106 loss against the Phoenix Suns. Leading the team in scoring, LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 points.