SAN ANTONIO -- In the grand scheme of this second-round Western Conference series, the Warriors are down 0-1 after Monday's loss to the host Spurs. But a pivotal question now faces Golden State. Was the 129-127 double-overtime defeat, punctuated by San Antonio guard Manu Ginobili's devastating game-winning 3-pointer, evidence that the young Warriors can hang with the veteran Spurs, or was it a backbreaking missed opportunity from which they'll have a tough time recovering? No doubt, coach Mark Jackson is leaning on the former. "It was a great game for us, a hard-fought game," he said. "We're a young basketball team that will be better at the end of the day. ... I saw a lot of good things."
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