Sam Presti’s plan bears NBA playoff fruit

Berry Tramel: The Thunder has become a postseason power thanks to the general manager’s shrewd moves.

Berry Tramel Published: April 22, 2011
Sam Presti hired P.J. Carlesimo — remember him? — in July 2007 to coach the Seattle SuperSonics.

P.J. lasted one year in Seattle and 13 games in Oklahoma City, where his Thunder went 1-12.

But Carlesimo could...

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