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Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Articles tagged: Derek Fisher

Derek Fisher: Knicks can win 63 games next season

In the rare event that the New York Knicks won their final four games of the season, they would finish the year with a record of 19-63. That would still leave them as one of the worst teams in the NBA, but head coach Derek Fisher remains optimistic. On Thursday, Fisher basically said he believes…Read More

Knicks reportedly think Derek Fisher could help them get Kevin Durant

Teams are dreaming big about the possibility of landing free agents. You have the Lakers who reportedly are delaying their coaching search because they have aspirations of getting someone like LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony. You have the Miami Heat who are talking about landing ‘Melo (which actually seems like a realistic possibility). You have…Read More

Derek Fisher to coach Knicks, will make triple his playing salary

Derek Fisher is finalizing a deal to become head coach of the New York Knicks, and the contract is reportedly for five years and $25 million. Fisher, who is turning 40 in August, made just shy of $1.4 million this season as a guard with the Oklahoma City Thunder. He’ll be earning $5 million per…Read More

Derek Fisher on Knicks job: We’ll talk again after season ends

Derek Fisher is still an NBA player, but he will have plenty of opportunities to get into coaching when he decides to retire. One of the jobs that seems to be available to him is the Knicks head coaching position. Fisher, 39, has been named as one of Phil Jackson’s top candidates for the job…Read More

Referee rides Derek Fisher set to Ginuwine’s ‘Pony’ (Video)

In the final seconds of the Oklahoma City Thunder’s win over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night, an official somehow ended up on Derek Fisher’s back. Fisher and Patty Mills went to the ground to fight for a loose ball, and one of the refs who came into to break up the ensuing scrum…Read More

Tony Allen throws shirt at Derek Fisher, gets technical

Well, that’s one way to play defense. Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen was on the bench for a breather during the third quarter of Game 5 between the Grizzlies and Oklahoma City Thunder, but that didn’t stop him from trying to defend his opponents. As Derek Fisher was spotting up for an open 3-pointer, Allen…Read More

Mark Cuban, Mavericks fans boo Derek Fisher

Derek Fisher was booed in his first game back in Dallas since signing with the Oklahoma City Thunder last month. The Associated Press says Fisher was booed by Mavs fans when he entered Sunday’s game with 1:45 left in the first quarter. Mavs fans also cheered when Fisher was called for a foul about 10…Read More

Mavericks reportedly bothered that Derek Fisher signed with Thunder

Derek Fisher signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder this week, and the move is not sitting well with the Dallas Mavericks. Dallas signed Fisher at the end of November after point guard Darren Collison got hurt. At the time, Fisher said he would devote himself to the Mavs for the season. “I told (teammates) today,…Read More

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