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Spurs overcome 23-point deficit to beat Thunder, 104-101

The Thunder don't believe they blew another big lead, the Spurs simply took it away.

LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and San Antonio overcame a 23-point deficit to beat Oklahoma City 104-101 on Friday night.

"The team showed a lot of heart, lot of character by not giving up," Spurs center Pau Gasol said. "By not just saying we're down by 20 and it's one of those nights."

Danny Green added 17 points and Gasol had 14 points to help San Antonio end Oklahoma City's three-game winning streak.

The Thunder were outscored 89-69 in the final three quarters after holding the Spurs to a season-low 15 points in the opening period.

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