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Spurs get back to their playing style in 117-89 win over Thunder
Spurs get back to their playing style in 117-89 win over Thunder

Boris Diaw shed the years, and the pounds, sending them flying across the AT&T Center court. He was no longer a pudgy, past-his-prime reserve forward Thursday night during a spine-tingling sequence in the second quarter, elevating to block a dunk attempt by Kevin Durant. Diaw then gave up what looked like an easy shot underneath the basket on the San Antonio Spurs' next possession, skipping a pass to teammate Kawhi Leonard in the corner for an open three-pointer. It epitomized the kind of heady play and nonstop energy the Spurs needed to turn back the Oklahoma City Thunder, 117-89, in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals. "He's been scoring the ball really...

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