Trail Blazers hand Magic 6th straight loss

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Portland Trail Blazers center Chris Kaman, left, looks to shoot against Orlando Magic forward Channing Frye during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 25 points and the Portland Trail Blazers handed the Orlando Magic their sixth consecutive loss, 103-92 on Saturday night.

Orlando’s Nikola Vucevic scored a career-high 34 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to lead the Magic (13-27).

Aldridge hit 10 of 22 shots to help the Blazers (29-8) tie Golden State for most wins in the NBA this season.

Wesley Matthews scored 18 points, including two free throws that gave the Blazers the lead for good at 87-85 with 3:56 remaining. Portland had five players in double figures.

Victor Oladipo had 18 points and eight rebounds for Orlando.

The Magic out-rebounded Portland 49-43. The Blazers lead the NBA in rebounding at 46.7 per game.

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