Tagged: ‘Derek Fisher’

Ex-Knicks Coach Derek Fisher Interested in Los Angeles Lakers Head Coaching Job: Report
April 25th, 2016 at 1:39 PM
On Sunday night, the Los Angeles Lakers made it official when they fired Byron Scott as their head coach following a two-year stint and a 17-65 seaon in 2015-2016. ***PHOTO1*** Now, they will conduct their search to find another head coach, a coach that will be their fifth ever since Phil Jackson...

New York Knicks’ Lance Thomas Likely Done for Season
April 5th, 2016 at 2:29 PM
The New York Knicks acquired Lance Thomas in a trade last season. He didn't do much for the team last season, but this season is different. Thomas has been a nice backup to Carmelo Anthony, and fills in as starter when Anthony is hurt. Thomas sprained is knee on March...

Ex-New York Knicks Coach Derek Fisher to Make First Public Appearance Since Firing
April 4th, 2016 at 3:20 PM
Derek Fisher's first head coaching job on any level was with the New York Knicks. It was a disaster. Fisher was fired after the Knicks performance began to deteriorate earlier this season, and while he says his off-court issues played no part in his firing, many believe otherwise. Fisher has...

Former New York Knicks Coach Derek Fisher Continues Taking Heat from Memphis Grizzlies’ Matt Barnes
April 1st, 2016 at 2:33 PM
There is never a shortage of drama in the NBA, and Memphis Grizzlies guard Matt Barnes is not going to let former New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher live down the incident between them in the fall. Barnes took the opportunity to use Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell's recent...

New York Knicks’ Arron Afflalo, Kurt Rambis Differ on Communication Over Benching
March 30th, 2016 at 3:04 PM
Roughly two weeks ago, New York Knicks interim coach Kurt Rambis decided to change the team's rotation. He removed Arron Afflalo from the starting lineup and replaced him with Sasha Vujacic. Rambis has said that it's not about Afflalo's play, which had been declining prior to the benching, and that...