When you've lost five-straight, you'll take a win any way you can get it. Then again, maybe it was better to win this one close. If the Blazers had found a way to keep the 14 point lead they had at one point last night, maybe the Sonics would have came into tonight's game at Key Arena extra-fired up. How's that for rationalization?
Here's the video from Nate McMillan's post-game presser last night. Have a look.