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                    === Lillard leads Blazers past Kings ===
 
 Sacramento,  CA  (Sports Network) - Damian  Lillard tallied 22 points and nine
 assists in the Portland Trail Blazers' 103-86 rout of the Sacramento Kings.
 
 Wesley  Matthews  had 18 points,  LaMarcus Aldridge  added 16 and J.J. Hickson
 recorded  10 points  and 13 rebounds for Portland, which snapped its four-game
 losing streak.
 
 Nicolas Batum registered 15 points and seven boards in the win.
 
 James  Johnson  netted 16  points  to  lead the  Kings,  who  have lost  three
 straight contests.
 
 Thomas  Robinson,  returning from a two-game  suspension for an elbow to Jonas
 Jerebko  against the  Detroit Pistons  last  Wednesday, donated  12 points  in
 defeat.
 
 Two  Jason Thompson  free  throws pulled  the home  team  within 57-56  midway
 through the third, but Portland ended the frame on a 17-2 run to seize control
 of the contest.
 
 Batum  had  seven points, while Lillard  added a pair of 3-pointers during the
 surge as the visitors took a 74-58 advantage into the fourth.
 
 Portland led by as many as 24 points in the final frame.
 
 Lillard  had eight points  as the Blazers took a 25-18 lead after a quarter of
 play,  but  Robinson and  Jimmer Fredette  tallied eight  points apiece in the
 second and the Kings cut the deficit to 46-42 at the break.
 
 
                                   Game Notes
 
 Sacramento,  which  came in  as the  worst shooting  team in  the NBA was 46.8
 percent  (36-of-77)  from the  field ...  The Kings were  just 9.1 percent (1-
 of-11) from beyond the arc ... Portland outrebounded Sacramento, 44-33.
 
 11/14 00:28:02 ET