Warriors ‘flip the switch’ in Game 1 rout of Spurs

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SFGate—Over the past six months, as they slogged through perhaps the most indifferent 58-win regular season in NBA history, the Warriors increasingly fielded questions about "flipping the switch." The problem was that no one could provide much of an answer. Though players wanted to believe that raised stakes would be enough for them to suddenly start playing up to their abilities, they couldn't know for sure until the postseason finally arrived.

Warriors game day: Can Golden State ratchet up defense in Game 1 vs. Spurs?. Warriors vs. Spurs, Game 1 of First Round Time: 12 p.m. Where: Oracle Arena, Oakland Coaches: Steve Kerr, 4th season with Warriors (265-63 with Warriors and overall); Gregg Popovich, 22nd season with Spurs (1,197-541 with Spurs and overall) On air: TV on ABC; Radio on 95.7 The Game Records: Warriors...