Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 11/18/14
For loyal fans of the Phoenix Suns, their closest link to the 2012 Western Conference finals is the in-game analysis Steve Kerr provides for TNT.The former Suns general manager, who usually provides solid tactical explanations, knows both of this year's combatants extremely well. Kerr's hired-gun tour of NBA glory included reserve duty for the Spurs in San Antonio, where current Oklahoma City Thunder vice presidentGM Sam Presti cut his talent-evaluation teeth.During Sunday's broadcast of Game 1 between the Thunder and Spurs, Kerr accurately credited Presti with making a few prudent draft-night decisions in building a budding powerhouse. TNT even provided a handy graphic element. Presti was pretty fortunate that Kevin Durant was still on the board when the then-Seattle SuperSonics had the second pick in the 2007 party, but his choices since then have been fairly inspired.It's truly unfortunate, especially for Suns fans, that Kerr didn't provide Phoenix with the sa...
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