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Talk Blazers vs. Lakers Second Half Here!

Time to figure out who wins this one.

NBA: Portland Trail Blazers at Los Angeles Lakers Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

The Portland Trail Blazers battle a familiar rival tonight at the Moda Center: the villainous Los Angeles Lakers. With both teams on the fringe of the play-in picture, but a hot streak away from jumping into the middle of the West standings, tonight’s matchup could hold playoff implications. It’s all going down right at home in Rip City, baby!

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This is the second-half thread. Stay tuned for our recap and analysis following the game!

Trail Blazers vs. Lakers - Sunday, January 22 - 6:00 p.m. PT

How to watch on TV: Root Sports Plus, NBA League Pass

Blazers injuries: Justise Winslow (out), Gary Payton II (available)

Lakers injuries: Anthony Davis (out), Lonnie Walker IV (out), Austin Reaves (out), LeBron James (questionable)

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