Tagged: ‘Basketball’

With Derek Fisher Gone, Maybe Now We’ll See More of Forward/Center Kevin Seraphin
February 12th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
Kevin Seraphin, one of a glut of players stuck on the New York Knicks' bench the first half of the season, hopes to be in line for more minutes now that Derek Fisher is no longer calling the shots. Seraphin has averaged only 10.7 minutes per game this season with...

Shaquille O’Neal Questioning Phil Jackson’s Firing of Derek Fisher, Direction of Franchise
February 12th, 2016 at 7:27 AM
Former NBA great and TNT analyst Shaquille O'Neal said on the air that he wished New York Knicks president Phil Jackson had waited to fire head coach Derek Fisher. Jackson fired Fisher earlier this week after the team stumbled to nine losses in ten games. O'Neal played for Jackson with...

Ex-Knicks’ Derek Fisher Still Together with Matt Barnes’ Wife, Who Deletes Proof of Instagram Photo
February 11th, 2016 at 5:13 PM
If the New York Knicks were mad about the situation between Derek Fisher and the estranged wife of Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes, it didn't seem to bother the now former head coach of the Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** The two were spotted together in one of Gloria Govan's Instagram posts with a group...

Former New York Knicks Coach Derek Fisher Addresses Being Fired
February 11th, 2016 at 4:18 PM
The New York Knicks seemed to be on the rebounds this month after winning just 1-9 through a stretch in January. So when Phil Jackson decided to fire Derek Fisher, it seemed to come out of nowhere. But Jackson tweeted a rough explanation of the psychology of his decision, which...

New York Knicks Could Look at Scott Brooks to Fill Head Coach Position
February 11th, 2016 at 1:42 PM
When New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson fired Derek Fisher as head coach this week, names of potential replacements began to flow freely. Coaching the Knicks is one of the most prestigious jobs in the NBA, and not one that many are prepared for. There are a lot of...