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2014 NBA Playoffs Game 5: Thunder dominated on the road again, fall to Spurs 117-89

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WTLC podcast: talking OKC defense, game 6 hopes

This WTLC Playoff podcast focuses on the strangeness of this Spurs-Thunder series so far and what adjustments the Spurs made to take control. Listen in!

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Game 5 grades: not good enough

The Thunder failed in a huge chance to take control of this series by getting blown out on the road. Again. Here is how each player performed.

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The two moves Pop made to win Game 5

We've heard a lot of analysis, but I'm breaking this down to basics. Here's how the key strategies of starting Matt Bonner and attacking the basket had a ripple effect across the entire game.

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Down to Dunk: Thunder vs. Spurs Game 5 Recap

So home court seems to matter a little bit in this series. We talk game 5 and what adjustments need to be made for this team to get back to the Finals.

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Thunder defense disappoints again

The Thunder defense once again disappeared as the Spurs carved them up throughout game 5.

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OKC on the brink after 117-89 loss to SA in Game 5

Just like in Games 1-4, one team came out with more intensity and focus than the other. Just like in Games 1 & 2, it was the Spurs.

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Thunder aim for the basketball rainbow vs. Spurs

This series will be decided tonight. By whom? Check the facts within and decide for yourself.

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Russell Westbrook won't change

The San Antonio Spurs and their old school style of basketball are the only thing standing in the way of Russell Westbrook's second NBA Finals appearance. He's trying to get back, and he's not changing how he'll get there.

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Fraternizing with the Rock part IV: The Pivot

In the 4th installment of our discussion between Pounding the Rock and WTLC, we dig into the Westbrook effect, Popovich's coaching, and what we're in for tonight in game 5.

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Popovich "Ibaka Picture"

We take you through a hypothetical film room session with Pop and the gang....Mad Men style.

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