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The Dallas Mavericks announced the signing of veteran point guard Derek Fisher Thursday. To make room for Fisher on the roster, the Mavericks have waived forward Troy Murphy. Mavs head coach Rick Carlisle said on Friday he expects Fisher to start at point guard, moving Darren Collison to the bench. Collison has experienced consistency problems [...]The post Carlisle: Derek Fisher to start at point guard appeared first on OfficialHoops.
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DALLAS - In Derek Fisher's first day as a Mav, he wasn't allowed to wear jersey No. 2, was given a bloody nose courtesy of an accidental from a new teammate, and was all-but-handed the eventually starting point guard job in Dallas.
"I told the guys today, 'This is not a pit stop'," Fisher said. "This is not kind of the 'final whatever' before...
Derek Fisher has barely been a member of the Dallas Mavericks for five minutes (exaggeration) and he already hurt himself. Fortunately, the injury was very minor and hardly even slowed him down. The veteran point guard was elbowed and suffered a bloody nose in practice yesterday according to NBA.com. Fisher was recently acquired by the Mavericks to shore up their point guard...
Derek Fisher a day after signing with the Dallas Mavericks started in his first game with the team agaisnt the Detroit Pistons. Fisher, who played last season with the Lakers and Thunder was looking to hop on with a contender in hopes of acquiring his 6th championship ring. Fisher brings [...]
DALLAS (AP) -- It didn't take Derek Fisher long to make his debut for the Dallas Mavericks.
The 16-year veteran point guard was the first starter introduced against Detroit on Saturday night, a day after he joined the team and practiced for the first time.
The Mavericks added Fisher, a five-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, because offseason addition Darren Collison...
The Dallas Mavericks swooped in and signed free agent Derek Fisher recently. Will the move pay off down the line, and what kind of impact will the veteran have?
In Derek Fisher’s first day as a Mav, he: a) wasn’t allowed to wear jersey No. 2. b) was given a bloody nose courtesy of an accidental from a new teammate. And c) was all-but-handed the eventually starting point guard job in Dallas.
The struggling Dallas Mavericks' backcourt is in flux and they have added a veteran with a championship pedigree to try to help stabilize it.
Derek Fisher is expected to make his debut with the club Saturday night when the Mavericks host the Detroit Pistons trying to avoid their first four-game skid.
Fisher took part in his first practice with Dallas (7-9) on Friday after signing...
DALLAS (AP) -- O.J. Mayo broke out of a shooting slump with 27 points and Dallas celebrated Derek Fisher's Mavericks debut with a 92-77 victory against the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night.
Mayo was coming off consecutive games with season lows and started 0 for 4 before taking over in the third quarter. He scored 16 points in a 17-4 run that eventually stretched into a 25...
O.J. Mayo broke out of a shooting slump with 27 points and Dallas celebrated Derek Fisher's Mavericks debut with a 92-77 victory against the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night.
Mayo was coming off consecutive games with season lows and started 0 for 4 before taking over in the third quarter. He scored 16 points in a 17-4 run that eventually stretched into a 25-6 surge as Dallas...
“I’m on a Collision course with Father Time and last time I checked, Father Time was undefeated.”
The Mavericks signed Veteran Derek Fisher (1-8/24 min/2/2/3/2stl) this week and he not only played last night. He was the starter! Darren Collision (26 min/5/2/8/stl) just can’t get a break! DC should still get the better half of minutes at the point, but...
The Jasons are gone. Their replacements are on divergent paths. MavsLand is contemplating ways to keep O.J. Mayo around here long-term. Meanwhile, MavsLand's ears are burning from the audible frustration with Darren Collison. 'What the f*** are you doing?' Rick Carlisle screamed at DC. Here's the answer: Musings on what Collison and the rest of the Mavs backcourt is doing: