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.
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.
BOSTON — Jared Sullinger may not be the Boston Celtics' best player.
But they have had two chances this season to see what life without him looks like.