From defensive positioning to spacing on the floor, an NBA Playoff game can be decided by one false step or one missed assignment.

Thunder forward Nick Collison keyed in on it at the beginning of the season, and when veteran guard Derek Fisher joined the team in March, he emphasized it, too. Throughout the season, the Thunder honed in on attention to detail and how in a game of inches like NBA basketball, those details can be the difference between winning and losing.

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