Spurs braced for history and Thunder.

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SAN ANTONIO — If they needed a reminder, the Spurs could always dig deep into the NBA annals to the 1985 Finals where Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and the Lakers were thumped 148-114 at Boston Garden in the series opener by the Celtics. It became known as the Memorial Day Massacre. It was memorable, indeed. Mostly for the way the …

The Best Defensive Play In Spurs History.

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This one has it all: huge stakes, a dangerous rival, split-second timing, preternatural reaction time, perfect execution, and a happy ending.  It happened in 2014, on the 31st of May, in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals as the Spurs played the Thunder in Oklahoma City. The first five games of the series had all been blowouts. San Antonio took …