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Rockets regroup after Game 1 blowout, seeking ways to rev up offense against Thunder

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    Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale, left, questions official Ron Garretson (10) about a call in the third quarter of Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 21, 2013. Oklahoma City won 120-91. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) (The Associated Press)

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    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) dunks in front of Houston Rockets center Omer Asik (3) in the third quarter of Game 1 of their first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 21, 2013. Oklahoma City won 120-91. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) (The Associated Press)

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    Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) talks with Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) during a time out in the second quarter of Game 1 of their first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 21, 2013. Oklahoma City won 120-91. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) (The Associated Press)

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    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots against the Houston Rockets in the first quarter of Game 1 of their first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 21, 2013. Oklahoma City won 120-91. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) (The Associated Press)

For the Houston Rockets, the jitters that come along with making the playoffs for the first time should be gone now that Game 1 against the Oklahoma City Thunder is over.

There's still the matter of trying to solve the Thunder's versatile defense.

Coach Kevin McHale and the Rockets returned to Houston after a 29-point blowout, seeking ways to get the NBA's second highest-scoring offense back in gear before Game 2 in Oklahoma City on Wednesday night.

McHale said Monday that the Rockets' ball movement must be better and they can't settle for as many contested jump shots.

The Thunder's starters and top reserves hardly practiced, instead turning their focus to a film session and ways they could play even better.