Another good performance, another close loss.
This is becoming the silver lining of choice for the Boston Celtics who once again did a lot of good things, but not enough to win.
Jared Sullinger is coming off his best game as a reserve, scoring 21 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in Boston's 99-97 loss at Golden State on Friday.
The Portland Trail Blazers are scoring 109.1 points a game this season, more than a dozen points more than they averaged last season.
Better ball movement.
When breaking down the Boston Celtics play this season, it's clear that part of who they are is their transition game.
But there's one problem.