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  1. Knicks Morning NewsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KnickerBlogger

    Derek Fisher hopes to solidify his playing rotation later this week, but Andrea Bargnani's continued absence will offer further opportunities for the other power forwards on the Knicks to impress the coaching staff. [New York Times] On Pro Basketball: Reminder of Knicks' Dysfunction Is Again Hoping to Solve It Jim Cleamons, a current assistant and former Knicks player, has ties to Phil Jackson, the team president, and an awkward history with Walt Frazier, the TV analyst.


  2. Oklahoma City Thunder 2014-15 Preview: Is This Finally The Year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sir Charles in Charge

    ... - Outside of Reggie Jackson , the Thunder lacked a quality player who could come off the bench and get points. Derek Fisher had games where he scored regularly, as did a few others, but ultimately they all lacked consistency. This season they have ...


  3. The NBA's new glamour position: Assistant coach, suddenly in demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... in their faces when the two had a falling out. Knicks President Phil Jackson chose one of his former players, Derek Fisher, to coach the struggling franchise just a few months after he retired. Jackson also gave Kurt Rambis the title of associate ...


  4. NBA assistants enjoying higher profilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, OCT. 18-19 - In this Oct. 13, 2014, photo, New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher watches the game as associate coach Kurt Rambis, right, looks on during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors at Madison Square Garden in New York.For decades NBA assistant coaches have been the anonymous, but critical, parts of an NBA coaching staff.


  5. What Each Oklahoma City Thunder Youngster Must Prove This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | BleacherReport

    One of the keys to success for the Oklahoma City Thunder this season will be the development of their young players. The team lost much of its veteran presence in the locker room with the departures of Caron Butler, Thabo Sefolosha and Derek Fisher.


  6. Steven Adams defends himself, says he's not a dirty playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 |

    Oklahoma City's Steven Adams talks with Derek Fisher as Memphis' Zach Randolph talks with official Ed Malloy during Game 6 in the first round of the NBA playoffs between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Memphis Grizzlies at FedExForum in Memphis, Tenn., Thursday, May 1, 2014. Oklahoma City won 104-84.


  7. Thunder Player Profile: Reggie JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Thunderous Intentions

    ... the start of the NBA season! Background: At the time, the Thunder had three point guards: Russell Westbrook, Derek Fisher, and Eric Maynor. Why would Sam Presti draft another point guard? Well, sometimes you can't question Presti. With the 24th pick ...


  8. 5 Goals Carmelo Anthony Should Set For 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Rant Sports

    ... him to implement the triangle offense, which in turn shifted Anthony to the small forward position. Since then, Derek Fisher was hired as the team's head coach further solidifying the Knicks' game plan of playing Anthony at the SF alongside ...


  9. New York Knicks Must Embrace Phil Jackson's 'Mindfulness Training'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Rant Sports

    ... an uptick in their trajectory. Now, with Phil Jackson now at the helm of the Knicks' luxury liner, and with Derek Fisher manning the yard, there is definitely an expectation that this franchise return to their champion ways, even if that means doing ...


  10. Carmelo Anthony Has Not Reached His Peak Skill Level YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Rant Sports

    ... is safe to say that Anthony has not been surrounded by great basketball minds like Phil Jackson and his pupil Derek Fisher thus far in his NBA career. They have a system they are going to institute, and the product of that system is, more often than ...


  11. Preseason power rankings: Spurs can't be toppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | USA Today

    ... Will that affect play? Welcome to the Phil Jackson era. The Knicks president brought in his own coach, Derek Fisher, who will integrate the triangle offense system that made Jackson into one of the greatest coaches in NBA history. Can they master it ...


  12. Top 5 Oklahoma City Thunder Storylines To Follow During PreseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Rant Sports

    ... be criticized for speaking his mind. Read More Wednesday night, the New York Knicks and newly hired head coach Derek Fisher debuted their new triangle offense. To nobody's surprise, the Knicks struggled within the new system. Read More


  13. Ranking the Biggest Sleeper NBA Teams Entering 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | BleacherReport

    ... rise. Following a tumultuous 2013-14 season under Mike Woodson, it's time for Phil Jackson and head coach Derek Fisher to assume control of the New York Knicks' reclamation project. Despite producing 37 wins in a depth-deprived Eastern Conference, ...


  14. 3 Signs of Growth Oklahoma City Thunder Must Display This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | BleacherReport

    ... That will make an already-explosive offense even more efficient. opted to join the Atlanta Hawks . Point guard Derek Fisher retired and became the head coach of the New York Knicks . The Thunder have spent years stockpiling young talent in the hope ...


  15. Scott Brooks' Last StandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Thunderous Intentions

    ... have been enough to make me want to pull my hair out at times. With Caron Butler , Thabo Sefolosha , and Derek Fisher gone, Brooks will have no choice but to play young guys this year, which is a plus. Brooks is probably a top 15 coach who deserves ...


  16. How Kendrick Perkins Helps, Not Hurts, Oklahoma City Thunder's Title HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | BleacherReport

    ... in his play last year, you'll find a quality role player that can still contribute in other ways. Point guard Derek Fisher didn't have a ton left in the tank last season, but his voice in the locker room proved more valuable than anything that can ...


  17. Cory Joseph Shows Off His Rap Skills on the Daily DoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Air Alamo

    May 29, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs guard Cory Joseph dribbles as Oklahoma City Thunder guard Derek Fisher defends in game five of the Western Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports It's that time of day again! Another edition of Duncan's Daily Dose is up for you to catch up with all things San Antonio Spurs! We have some great content ahead for you today! Let's get it started shall we? Our first piece we have for you is San Antonio Spurs point guard Cory Joseph showing off his rapping talents.


  18. Expect a different Iman Shumpert under Derek FisherRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | New York Post

    ... once said during last season's misery he was "angry at the world.'' But he sure isn't angry at rookie coach Derek Fisher. Shumpert has the utmost respect for Fisher, especially since he buried a 3-pointer in Shumpert's face last season while playing ...


  19. Oklahoma City Thunder: Aging Nick Collison not worried about contract year, declining minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 |

    ... will turn 34. In the game of life, he's still relatively young. But in NBA years, he's getting up there. With Derek Fisher and Caron Butler gone, Collison is now the oldest player on the Thunder by more than three years. None of his teammates have ...


  20. OKC Thunder: Nike, Kevin Durant team up for line of glassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 |

    ... and Durant were lauded at media day and following the first day of practice Tuesday. With the departures of Derek Fisher , Caron Butler and Thabo Sefolosha , both Westbrook and Durant will have more responsibility in that department this season. "I ...