Newsclip®: [Sports] Warriors’ fright night: Loss proves Thunder are a credible threat - San Francisco Chronicle

"Sure, that’s a bit extreme, but this is the schitzo world of the Deep NBA Playoffs, where fear and fantasy mix and mingle, where dreams become nightmares in the blink of an eye. A sane observer would point out that that the Thunder got smoked by the Spurs by 30 points in their series opener, and came back to dominate and earn their shot at the Warriors. Going into the series, head coach Steve Kerr talked about the necessity of mustering “an appropriate fear” for a big game or big series. Another loss Wednesday night in Game 2 at Oracle, well, that’s a thought that will put some pep in the Warriors’ workout Tuesday. [...] the Warriors featured sloppiness, poor shot selection and confused defense. [...] did their shooting, poise, defense and team play. On, the website’s 18 NBA experts voted unanimously for a Warriors’ series win (although none of them predicted a sweep.) TV legend Larry (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”) David",

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