Vujacic’s latest journey? A fresh start in the N.B.A. with the Knicks, where Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson hope he can provide leadership and guidance, a change from his early days with the Lakers.
Coach Derek Fisher plans to do less talking during drills and simply let the team practice and figure things out on its own.
The Knicks' Derek Fisher and the Clippers' Doc Rivers lead a Who's Who of Coaches who likely need to win big to keep their jobs.
Phil Jackson says he will spend more time around the New York Knicks coaching staff this season at the request of coach Derek Fisher.
Phil Jackson isn’t going to sit back and watch the Knicks slide down the Eastern Conference standings this year. Instead, the team president said he plans to take a more active role alongside Coach Derek Fisher in the team’s day-to-day activities. “Maybe I stepped back too far last year. I wanted Derek to be his […]
New York Knicks President Phil Jackson has made it very clear that Derek Fisher is the head coach, but the 11-time NBA championship-winning coach intends to have a greater influence over the manner in which the team is coached in 2015-16. According...Show More Summary
Knicks head coach Derek Fisher had a tough time installing the Triangle Offense in New York last season, but team president Phil Jackson was undeterred, and brought in some reinforcements The post Phil Jackson Hopes Sasha Vujacic Teaches Triangle Offense to the Knicks appeared first on SLAMonline.
Derek Fisher was a rookie head coach in 2014-15, but he was a rookie player in 1996-97. Drafted No. 24 overall to the Los Angeles Lakers, Fisher was part of a legendary draft class that included the likes of Kobe Bryant, Allen Iverson,...Show More Summary
New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher has something in common with the Knicks' newly drafted rookies: He too is adjusting to a new stage in his basketball career. Heading into his second year as the New York Knicks head coach, Fisher is going all-in on No. Show More Summary
Astros prospect Derek Fisher earned promotion to the California League Lancaster JetHawks this weekend, and made the most of his first game at Class A (Advanced) with a 4-6, three home run, 12 RBI performance that smashed a single-game league record that had held for 61 years. Read more...
The 2014-15 New York Knicks' season was such a disaster that it might as well have been directed by Roland Emmerich. New York, guided by first-year head coach Derek Fisher, won just 17 games, finishing with the second-worst record in...Show More Summary
With the hiring of Derek Fisher as the new Head Coach of the New York Knicks, it is evident that his playing career has come to an end. Statistically speaking, the former Point Guard had done enough in the NBA to really be considered a Hall of Fame entry, and with this announcement, there has not been any media outlet petitioning for his inclusion. Show More Summary
On this day 11 years ago, Derek Fisher hit one of the most cold-blooded shots in basketball history. With the 2004 Western Conference Semifinals deadlocked at two games apiece, the Los Angeles Lakers were on the ropes against the San Antonio Spurs in Game 5. Show More Summary
Derek Fisher a fan of Celtics coach Brad Stevens Here’s ESPN New York reporting some praise for young Celtics head coach Brad Stevens, who continues to make the most of a fairly limited roster. The Celtics are in big trouble in their first-round playoff series against the Cleveland Cavaliers but they’ve still played well and put up a [...]
Of all the teams in the NBA today, the New York Knicks should have been one of the most promising. Aside from winning back Carmelo Anthony, who seriously thought about leaving, they got a new team president and coach who both promised wonders for the team.
The New York Knicks have had a miserable season in Derek Fisher's first year as head coach. The Knicks have totaled fewer than 20 wins, and Fisher has not kept quiet about his disappointment in the team. Yet he has a prediction for how his team will perform next year. Show More Summary
There’s very little cause for optimism in Knickerbocker-land, but that won’t stop the braintrust from relentlessly pushing a crazy narrative onto a disbelieving and depressed fanbase. First-year head coach Derek The post Derek Fisher Says the Knicks Can Win 63 Games Next Season appeared first on SLAMonline.
Derek Fisher’s Wife Files Counterclaim In Divorce Derek Fisher’s divorce from his wife of ten years is heating up. Via TMZ: Derek Fisher’s wife says she was completely “blindsided” when the NBA legend served her with divorce papers ...
Derek Fisher's wife says she was completely "blindsided" when the NBA legend served her with divorce papers last month... and was even more shocked that he moved all of his stuff out of their home in the middle of the night... this according to…
Derek Fisher Divorces Wife After 10 Years Derek Fisher just recently celebrated his 10 year anniversary wit his wife a month ago. The only problem? The couple just filed for divorce! Via TMZ reports: NY Knicks coach Derek Fisher has