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Beyond The Buzzer:
NBA vet, Derek Fisher, is close to rejoining the OKC Thunder. Fisher played half of the season with the Thunder last year after the Lakers traded him to the Rockets where he was bought out. He played 9 games with the Mavs this season before asking to be waived to be with his family in LA.
According to ESPN:
The Oklahoma City Thunder are preparing to re-sign veteran guard Derek Fisher, according to sources familiar with the Thunder’s thinking.
Sources told ESPN.com that the Thunder, after trading Eric Maynor away last week before the NBA’s annual trade deadline, have made plans to sign Fisher, who joined the Thunder for the stretch run in March 2012 after the Los Angeles Lakers dealt Fisher to Houston.
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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, ‘This is not a pit stop. This is not kind of the final whatever...
Derek Fisher played for the Oklahoma City Thunder down the stretch last season. It looks like he will do the same this season. The Thunder are reportedly poised to sign Fisher for the rest of this season as the team pushes its way into the postseason.According to Dave McMenamin and Marc Stein of ESPN, the Thunder plan to use Fisher in a similar capacity to what they did in 2012...
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder signed veteran Derek Fisher on Monday, filling an opening for a third point guard that was created when Eric Maynor got traded to Portland.
Fisher joins Oklahoma City for the stretch run for the second straight season. He played in 20 regular-season games and then all 20 playoff games last season. He has not played in the NBA this season...
The Mavericks should only be upset with themselves. It isn’t like Fisher hasn’t used the “I want to spend time with my family please cut me” card in the past, only to show up later and sign with a contending team.
The Mavericks were duped, but Fisher didn’t do anything illegal, so the Mavs just have to cry a river.
Owner Mark Cuban did not reply to multiple emails on Monday...
It is déjà vu for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Just like they did last year, the Thunder have signed veteran point guard Derek Fisher for the stretch run of the regular season and the playoffs. The Thunder had an extra spot for a guard on their roster after trading Eric Maynor to the Portland Trail Blazers. Last year, Fisher played in 20 regular season games for the Thunder and...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Oklahoma City Thunder signed veteran Derek Fisher on Monday, filling an opening for a third point guard that was created when Eric Maynor got traded to Portland.
Fisher joins Oklahoma City for the stretch run for the second straight season. He played in 20 regular-season games and then all 20 playoff games last season. He has not played in the NBA this...
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Back in 2007 Derek Fisher convinced the Jazz that he needed to spend time with his ailing daughter who...
Derek Fisher will begin his second stint in as many seasons for the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday against New Orleans. The 38-year-old had played nine games this season, all with Dallas, before requesting his release Dec. 22.
Fisher joining a contender two months later has Mavs owner Mark Cuban upset.
Cuban was “agitated” by the recent transaction, according to NBA.com’s Jeff...
As unofficially reported late Sunday night, Derek Fisher has signed with the OKC Thunder for the remainder of the season.
According to Oklahoma City Thunder:
The Oklahoma City Thunder has signed guard Derek Fisher, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“We are excited to welcome...
Derek Fisher, 38, ended last season with a run to the NBA Finals with the Thunder.
After playing in 9 games for the Mavs in December, Derek Fisher is back for the final push of the regular season and a playoff run with the OKC Thunder. The Dallas front office is reportedly ‘agitated’ that the PG did not contact them at all through this process.
According to NBA.com:
Owner Mark Cuban did not reply to multiple emails on Monday, but one league source said the...