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Lakers defeat Trail Blazers in thrilling fashion, 107-106
Lakers defeat Trail Blazers in thrilling fashion, 107-106

Wesley Johnson dunked an in-bounds pass from Kent Bazemore with 6.9 seconds left on the clock, stealing a 107-106 win in Portland against the Blazers. After exploding with a 33-point first quarter, the Lakers saw their lead gradually shrink until the Blazers took their first lead since of the second half with 34.6 seconds left on a Damian Lillard free throw. The Blazers had one final chance to score but the Lakers suffocated Lillard defensively and his three-point attempt didn't fall. The Lakers win their second-straight game, improving to 21-39 on the season. Pau Gasol led all scorers with 22 points along with nine rebounds and five assists. Jodie Meeks scored 21 while Johnson and...

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