When: 6:30 PST
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 9-8, Trail Blazers 13-3.
Record vs. Trail Blazers (2012-13): 3-1.
Update: The Lakers have a tough time winning in Portland (3-12 in their last 15 there) but are much better at Staples Center against the Trail Blazers (14-2 since 2005). Portland is one of the NBA's biggest surprises thanks to forward LaMarcus Aldridge and a solid backcourt of Damian Lillard and Wesley Matthews. The Trail Blazers are 7-2 on the road.