It is déj` 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 all 20 playoff games, providing a valued commodity to a young team: playoff experience.
Fisher was not on any roster at the start of the season, but he joined the Dallas Mavericks at the end of November when they needed help at the point guard position. He played in nine games with the team before injuring his knee and asking to be released so he could spend time with his family.
"The recovery time [from the knee injury] will be approximately two weeks,” Fisher said back in December. “With this news and the difficulty I have been having being away from my family, I have asked the organizati...