Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: FS West; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 18-13, Trail Blazers 17-15.
Record vs. Trail Blazers: 0-1.
Update: The Lakers are awful in Portland, as everybody knows, losing 10 of their last 12 games up there. But the Trail Blazers are equally bad against the Lakers at Staples Center, going 2-10 since 2005. Portland has flip-flopped its lineup recently, elevating Nicolas Batum to starter and demoting Wesley Matthews.