Lakers looked good tonight vs. Blazers 2nd/3rd/4th? unit - but it's improvement - some clicking for Randle - Lin/Davis pair impressive still
Final: Lakers 94, Blazers 86. Blazers with 1 more preseason game left on Friday. One week until opening night.
Blazers down 50-37 at halftime. Chris Kaman has 10 points. Turnovers: Blazers 11, Lakers 6. 3's: Blazers 1, Lakers 3.
Blazers down 8 after 1. Younger bench unit got outplayed by Lakers reserves to close the quarter. Jeremy Lin with 5 points in 4 minutes.
YOU CAN’T HANDLE RANDLE, BLAZERS.
Blazers off to a very good start. The Lakers are shorthanded on the wing without Kobe or Swaggy, but Allen Crabbe is looking good out there
Former Blazers PG Ronnie Price is starting for the Lakers tonight.
Lakers have finally taken Steve Nash off as probable starter - instead, Ronnie Price - team plays tonight vs. Blazers on preseason b2b
And yes, the starters are on the court for the Blazers...
The Blazers are 10-12 from the FT line vs. the Nuggets, 30-34 over the last 2 games and 90-104 (87%) through 4-1/2 exhibition games.