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With the Spurs in danger of dropping the first game of the Western Conference finals, and with it the home-court edge, coach Gregg Popovich called for his troops to get "nasty." Popovich prodded them to defend, take good shots and fight. He wanted them to play like the Spurs team that's gone undefeated for 19 games stretching back more than six weeks. They did just that. San Antonio turned a nine-point deficit in the fourth quarter into a 10-point lead on its way to a 101- 98 victory over Oklahoma City. Game 2 is Tuesday night. The Coach of the Year's battle cry might not be the difference in a series expected to be close. But it was Sunday night. "He just wanted to make sure we played with a lot more energy," said Tony Parker, who scored 18. "When he says that, he just wants to make sure we matched the passion and the energy that Oklahoma was playing with. "They were playing with a lot more energy than us in the third quart...
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