Defense, Teaching Make Carlesimo the Choice for Sonics


Aw, Here It Goes!
The Seattle SuperSonics took another crucial step in remaking their franchise under new General Manager Sam Presti Thursday, when Presti introduced P.J. Carlesimo as the 15th head coach in franchise history. Presti and Carlesimo, who worked together in San Antonio the past five seasons as the Spurs won three NBA Championships, bring similar visions of how to build a team that is successful for the long run.