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Anthony Davis has 39 and Lakers rout the Blazers 136-113.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) While Anthony Davis may have been feeling a bit under the weather recently, it certainly didn't show against Portland.

Davis scored 39 points and the Los Angeles Lakers routed the Blazers 136-113 on Friday night.

“You see what he did on this road trip being sick? And he’s starting to feel a lot better and I don’t quite like it. I might sneeze on him a couple of times,'' said teammate LeBron James, who added 31 points.

It was the 11th straight road win for the Lakers, who have lost just three games overall this season and sit atop the Western Conference standings.

The game was costly for Portland. Starting forward Rodney Hood was injured in the first quarter and the team later announced that he had torn his left Achilles tendon.

“You've just got to keep going forward. We've got a season to play, and as disappointing as it is to lose players to injuries, we have a team, and we've got to keep competing and playing. You don't have any other choice," Blazers coach Terry Stotts said.

Stotts was ejected late in the third quarter after angrily protesting a foul call that earned him a double technical. It was the first time that Stotts has been tossed from a game as an NBA coach.

Damian Lillard, who helped pull Stotts back from the confrontation with referee Leon Wood, finished with 29 points. Portland trailed by as many as 27 in the fourth quarter.

It was the first meeting of the season between friends James and Carmelo Anthony. The two shared a quick hug on the court just before tipoff.

Anthony scored 15 points after the Trail Blazers guaranteed the 10-time All-Star's contract for the the rest of the season earlier Friday.

Portland (9-14) got off to a slow start this season but had won four of its last five games, including Wednesday night's 127-116 victory over the Sacramento Kings.

The Lakers (20-3) were coming off a 121-96 rout of the Jazz in Salt Lake City on Wednesday. Davis had 26 points in that one.

“We have our mind set on something special. In order to reach that goal we have to stay in the moment and go game by game,” Davis said. “We take every game personal. We want to go out there and be the best team.''

Anthony followed up a layup and a free throw with a 3-pointer to pull the Blazers ahead 18-17 midway through the first quarter. The Lakers led 39-34 after the period, led by Davis with 15 points.

Rajon Rondo hit back-to-back 3 pointers to kick off a 15-0 run. Davis had 25 points at the half and the Lakers led 77-62.

A pair of free throws from CJ McCollum pulled Portland within 13 points in the third quarter, but the Blazers were never able to close to within single digits.

Davis' dunk extended the lead to 101-81.

Lillard got the team together before the start of the fourth quarter.

“I just told them we're up against it. We're playing against a good team, we haven't had a great night, we're not getting anything, you know no calls for us, nothing is going in our favor, not getting the benefit of the doubt in those situations," Lillard said. “So we're just going to have to get more aggressive. We're getting called for every touch anyway, so we might as well get physical, get aggressive and live with whatever happens, give ourselves a chance.”

It was the first of three meetings between the teams this season.

TIP-INS

Lakers: Rondo did not return to the game after halftime because of hamstring soreness. ... Los Angeles became the second NBA team to reach 20 wins this season, joining Milwaukee. ... James also had seven rebounds and eight assists before heading to the bench late in the final quarter. ... The team's 136 points were a season high.

Trail Blazers: Hood left the game late in the first quarter after injuring his left leg. He was helped off the court and did not return. ... The Lakers' 77 first-half points were the most the Blazers had allowed in the half this season. ... Hassan Whiteside had 17 points and 10 rebounds for his 13th double-double of the season.

FEELING MELO

James was asked after the game about how he felt playing against his old friend.

“I can’t even lie, it’s always special to be on the floor with a brother of mine. We got so much history, you know we’ve competed against each other since 2001 when it all started. In Colorado Springs, at the Junior Olympics. ... It’s always great to compete. It’s great to be on the same floor period. No matter if we are teammates or competing on our respective clubs,” James said.

DISAPPOINTMENT

The Blazers locker room was somber after the game, not so much because of the loss, but because of the loss of Hood. Portland has been hit by difficult injuries this season. The team also lost forward Zach Collins to a shoulder injury.

"You hate to see one of your teammates go down to an injury like that, especially a starter, and somebody who is really a good person and having a great season, fitting in really well with our team, and a big part of what we do. You just feel for him personally more than anything,'' Lillard said.

UP NEXT

The Lakers host the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday.

The Trail Blazers continue a four-game homestand on Sunday, hosting Oklahoma City.

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1st Quarter

Time Team Play Score
12:00   Jumpball  
11:33   Rodney Hood missed jump shot  
11:30   Defensive rebound by Danny Green  
11:20 +2 LeBron James made driving layup 2-0
11:03   Carmelo Anthony missed 3-pt. jump shot  
11:01   Defensive rebound by Danny Green  
10:55 +2 JaVale McGee made dunk, assist by LeBron James 4-0
10:38 +3 CJ McCollum made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Damian Lillard 4-3
10:22   Personal foul on Carmelo Anthony  
10:19   Danny Green missed 3-pt. jump shot  
10:19   POR team rebound  
10:09 +3 Damian Lillard made 3-pt. jump shot 4-6
9:53 +2 Anthony Davis made alley-oop shot, assist by LeBron James 6-6
9:34   Carmelo Anthony missed driving layup, blocked by JaVale McGee  
9:32   Defensive rebound by Danny Green  
9:27   Danny Green missed 3-pt. jump shot  
9:27   Defensive rebound by Damian Lillard  
9:24   Out of bounds turnover on Carmelo Anthony  
9:17 +2 JaVale McGee made hook shot, assist by Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 8-6
9:17   Shooting foul on Hassan Whiteside  
9:17 +1 JaVale McGee made free throw 9-6
9:01   CJ McCollum missed driving layup, blocked by JaVale McGee  
8:58   Offensive rebound by Hassan Whiteside  
8:58   Hassan Whiteside missed dunk  
8:58   Defensive rebound by Anthony Davis  
8:49   Bad pass turnover on Danny Green, stolen by CJ McCollum  
8:42 +2 Hassan Whiteside made hook shot, assist by CJ McCollum 9-8
8:25 +2 JaVale McGee made alley-oop shot, assist by Danny Green 11-8
8:04 +2 Carmelo Anthony made jump shot, assist by Hassan Whiteside 11-10
7:56 +2 JaVale McGee made layup, assist by Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 13-10
7:42   CJ McCollum missed 3-pt. jump shot  
7:41   Offensive rebound by Hassan Whiteside  
7:40 +2 Hassan Whiteside made hook shot 13-12
7:24   Shooting foul on CJ McCollum  
7:24 +1 Anthony Davis made 1st of 2 free throws 14-12
7:24 +1 Anthony Davis made 2nd of 2 free throws 15-12
7:04   Lost ball turnover on CJ McCollum, stolen by Danny Green  
6:59 +2 Anthony Davis made alley-oop shot, assist by Danny Green 17-12
6:32 +2 Carmelo Anthony made driving layup, assist by Hassan Whiteside 17-14
6:32   Shooting foul on JaVale McGee  
6:32 +1 Carmelo Anthony made free throw 17-15
6:23   Lost ball turnover on Anthony Davis, stolen by Rodney Hood  
6:18 +3 Carmelo Anthony made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Rodney Hood 17-18
6:04   LeBron James missed driving layup, blocked by Hassan Whiteside  
6:01   Defensive rebound by Rodney Hood  
5:55 +2 Hassan Whiteside made alley-oop shot, assist by Damian Lillard 17-20
5:43 +2 JaVale McGee made alley-oop shot, assist by LeBron James 19-20
5:20   Damian Lillard missed 3-pt. jump shot  
5:18   Defensive rebound by Danny Green  
5:08 +2 Anthony Davis made hook shot 21-20
4:50   CJ McCollum missed 3-pt. jump shot  
4:48   Defensive rebound by JaVale McGee  
4:33 +2 Anthony Davis made driving layup 23-20
4:33   Shooting foul on Rodney Hood  
4:33 +1 Anthony Davis made free throw 24-20
4:11 +3 Anfernee Simons made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Nassir Little 24-23
3:57 +3 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by LeBron James 27-23
3:38 +2 Hassan Whiteside made hook shot, assist by Damian Lillard 27-25
3:28   LeBron James missed fade-away jump shot  
3:27   Defensive rebound by Rodney Hood  
3:27   Personal foul on JaVale McGee  
3:07   Bad pass turnover on Hassan Whiteside, stolen by Kentavious Caldwell-Pope  
3:03   Traveling violation turnover on Kyle Kuzma  
2:51 +2 Mario Hezonja made floating jump shot, assist by Damian Lillard 27-27
2:36   Personal foul on Mario Hezonja  
2:36 +1 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope made 1st of 2 free throws 28-27
2:36 +1 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope made 2nd of 2 free throws 29-27
2:29   Personal foul on Kentavious Caldwell-Pope  
2:19 +2 Anfernee Simons made jump shot 29-29
2:03   Kyle Kuzma missed driving layup  
2:01   Defensive rebound by Mario Hezonja  
1:56 +2 Kent Bazemore made driving layup 29-31
1:56   Shooting foul on Alex Caruso  
1:56 +1 Kent Bazemore made free throw 29-32
1:48   Shooting foul on Hassan Whiteside  
1:48 +1 Anthony Davis made 1st of 2 free throws 30-32
1:48 +1 Anthony Davis made 2nd of 2 free throws 31-32
1:34   Damian Lillard missed floating jump shot  
1:32   Defensive rebound by Anthony Davis  
1:22   Anthony Davis missed jump shot  
1:18   Defensive rebound by Damian Lillard  
1:06   Bad pass turnover on Damian Lillard, stolen by Anthony Davis  
0:59 +3 Kyle Kuzma made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Troy Daniels 34-32
0:49   Kent Bazemore missed driving layup, blocked by Anthony Davis  
0:49   POR team rebound  
0:40   Damian Lillard missed driving layup  
0:37   Defensive rebound by Anthony Davis  
0:34 +3 Troy Daniels made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Alex Caruso 37-32
0:30   Shooting foul on Troy Daniels  
0:30 +1 Kent Bazemore made 1st of 2 free throws 37-33
0:30 +1 Kent Bazemore made 2nd of 2 free throws 37-34
0:18 +2 Anthony Davis made driving dunk 39-34
0:00   Kent Bazemore missed 3-pt. jump shot  
0:00   POR team rebound  
0:00   End of period  

2nd Quarter

Time Team Play Score
11:44   Bad pass turnover on Alex Caruso, stolen by Hassan Whiteside  
11:38   Carmelo Anthony missed jump shot  
11:35   Defensive rebound by LeBron James  
11:30   Offensive foul on Dwight Howard  
11:30   Turnover on Dwight Howard  
11:10   Out of bounds turnover on Carmelo Anthony  
10:54 +2 LeBron James made jump shot 41-34
10:42 +3 Anfernee Simons made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by CJ McCollum 41-37
10:17 +2 LeBron James made floating jump shot 43-37
10:00 +2 Hassan Whiteside made dunk, assist by CJ McCollum 43-39
9:45 +3 Rajon Rondo made 3-pt. jump shot 46-39
9:29   CJ McCollum missed 3-pt. jump shot  
9:26   Defensive rebound by LeBron James  
9:20 +3 Rajon Rondo made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by LeBron James 49-39
9:10   Anfernee Simons missed 3-pt. jump shot, blocked by Rajon Rondo  
9:07   Offensive rebound by Carmelo Anthony  
9:06   Lost ball turnover on Carmelo Anthony, stolen by Rajon Rondo  
9:03   Shooting foul on Kent Bazemore  
9:03 +1 LeBron James made 1st of 2 free throws 50-39
9:03   LeBron James missed 2nd of 2 free throws  
9:01   Defensive rebound by Hassan Whiteside  
8:44   Personal foul on Kyle Kuzma  
8:37   Kent Bazemore missed jump shot  
8:35   Defensive rebound by Rajon Rondo  
8:29 +3 LeBron James made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Rajon Rondo 53-39
8:15   Damian Lillard missed 3-pt. jump shot  
8:12   Defensive rebound by Rajon Rondo  
7:59   Kyle Kuzma missed floating jump shot  
7:58   Defensive rebound by Hassan Whiteside  
7:46   Lost ball turnover on Kent Bazemore, stolen by Dwight Howard  
7:41 +2 Alex Caruso made layup 55-39
7:28   Hassan Whiteside missed jump shot  
7:26   Defensive rebound by Rajon Rondo  
7:14 +3 Kyle Kuzma made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by LeBron James 58-39
6:55 +2 Damian Lillard made jump shot 58-41
6:49   Full timeout called  
6:28   CJ McCollum missed jump shot  
6:26   Defensive rebound by Dwight Howard  
6:20   Bad pass turnover on Kyle Kuzma, stolen by Carmelo Anthony  
6:12   Carmelo Anthony missed jump shot  
6:10   Defensive rebound by Kyle Kuzma  
5:53   LeBron James missed 3-pt. jump shot  
5:52   Defensive rebound by Damian Lillard  
5:45   Shooting foul on Dwight Howard  
5:45 +1 Carmelo Anthony made 1st of 2 free throws 58-42
5:45 +1 Carmelo Anthony made 2nd of 2 free throws 58-43
5:39   Anthony Davis missed alley-oop shot  
5:37   Defensive rebound by Anthony Tolliver  
5:27 +2 Damian Lillard made driving layup 58-45
5:12   Anthony Davis missed jump shot  
5:08   Defensive rebound by Anthony Tolliver  
5:04 +2 Kent Bazemore made layup, assist by CJ McCollum 58-47
4:54 +2 Anthony Davis made hook shot, assist by Rajon Rondo 60-47
4:36   Kent Bazemore missed 3-pt. jump shot  
4:32   Defensive rebound by Dwight Howard  
4:22   Traveling violation turnover on Rajon Rondo  
4:14   Personal foul on Danny Green  
4:06   Carmelo Anthony missed jump shot  
4:03   Defensive rebound by Anthony Davis  
4:01   Personal foul on Carmelo Anthony  
3:54   Alex Caruso missed jump shot  
3:52   Defensive rebound by Kent Bazemore  
3:47 +2 CJ McCollum made jump shot 60-49
3:27 +2 Anthony Davis made hook shot 62-49
3:15 +2 CJ McCollum made floating jump shot 62-51
3:02   Bad pass turnover on Rajon Rondo, stolen by Anthony Tolliver  
2:59   Bad pass turnover on Anthony Tolliver, stolen by Rajon Rondo  
2:57 +3 Anthony Davis made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Rajon Rondo 65-51
2:57   Shooting foul on Anthony Tolliver  
2:57 +1 Anthony Davis made free throw 66-51
2:40   Shooting foul on Anthony Davis  
2:40 +1 Damian Lillard made 1st of 2 free throws 66-52
2:40 +1 Damian Lillard made 2nd of 2 free throws 66-53
2:30   Alex Caruso missed reverse layup  
2:27   Defensive rebound by Carmelo Anthony  
2:21 +3 CJ McCollum made 3-pt. jump shot 66-56
2:08 +3 Alex Caruso made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 69-56
1:56   CJ McCollum missed fade-away jump shot  
1:52   Defensive rebound by Alex Caruso  
1:50   Shooting foul on Anthony Tolliver  
1:50 +1 Alex Caruso made 1st of 2 free throws 70-56
1:50 +1 Alex Caruso made 2nd of 2 free throws 71-56
1:43   Personal foul on Alex Caruso  
1:43 +1 Damian Lillard made 1st of 2 free throws 71-57
1:43 +1 Damian Lillard made 2nd of 2 free throws 71-58
1:20   LeBron James missed fade-away jump shot  
1:18   Defensive rebound by CJ McCollum  
1:10   Carmelo Anthony missed jump shot  
1:08   Defensive rebound by Anthony Davis  
1:01   LeBron James missed driving layup  
0:58   Defensive rebound by CJ McCollum  
0:54   Out of bounds turnover on Damian Lillard  
0:46   Anthony Davis missed 3-pt. jump shot  
0:43   Defensive rebound by Damian Lillard  
0:30 +2 Skal Labissiere made turnaround jump shot, assist by Carmelo Anthony 71-60
0:15 +2 LeBron James made layup 73-60
0:15   Shooting foul on Kent Bazemore  
0:15 +1 LeBron James made free throw 74-60
0:05   Personal foul on Danny Green  
0:05 +1 Damian Lillard made 1st of 2 free throws 74-61
0:05 +1 Damian Lillard made 2nd of 2 free throws 74-62
0:02   Personal foul on Kent Bazemore  
0:02 +1 LeBron James made 1st of 2 free throws 75-62
0:02   LeBron James missed 2nd of 2 free throws  
0:01   LAL team rebound  
0:01   Personal foul on Skal Labissiere  
0:01 +1 Anthony Davis made 1st of 2 free throws 76-62
0:01 +1 Anthony Davis made 2nd of 2 free throws 77-62
0:00   Bad pass turnover on Kent Bazemore, stolen by Anthony Davis  
0:00   Anthony Davis missed jump shot  
0:00   LAL team rebound  
0:00   End of period