CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Wes Rea waited for the ball to get to first base with Derek Fisher chugging down the line. When it did, and in just enough time to get Fisher out by a step, his gutsy fall prediction had come true. ”Book your rooms,” he’d tweeted then, telling Bulldogs fans their season would end at the College World Series. And it will.
If you look up the word “veteran” in the dictionary, the notable picture entry might be of a soldier who is lauded for the time he spent serving his country in battle against foreign enemies. But if it were an Oklahoma City Thunder dictionary, you would certainly see a picture of Derek Fisher who deserves [...]
Derek Fisher emerged from an NCAA tournament slump with two hits and three RBIs and Virginia advanced to the super regionals for the fourth time in five years with a 10-3 victory against Elon on Sunday night.
Fisher, a sophomore, was 0 for 23 in his career in the tournament before he hit a game-tying, two-run single in the third inning. He added an RBI single in the fourth as the...
Former NBA players association executive director Billy Hunter accuses current NBAPA president Derek Fisher of having a secret deal with owners during the last lockout.
The former head of the NBA players' association has filed a lawsuit alleging president Derek Fisher had a secret deal with owners during the 2011 lockout that benefited himself, his publicist and certain players.
Billy Hunter contends that Fisher undermined Hunter's efforts to make an agreement and interfered with his job as executive director.
Filed Thursday in California...
DID I DO THAT?
During the third quarter of tonight's game 5 match-up between the Grizzlies and the Thunder, former Celtic Tony Allen accidentally flung a blue warm-up jersey from the sidelines while OKC's Derek Fisher launched a corner shot. The basket didn't go in, but the officials counted it and penalized Allen with a technical foul. The chain of events was part of a 15-4 Thunder...
Someone should have told Tony Allen that he is not allowed to throw a towel at an opposing team’s player while they are trying to shoot. Because the world failed to mention that to Tony, he was awarded a technical foul for tossing a towel in front of Derek Fisher as he was shooting a three pointer.
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Oklahoma City Thunder guards Derek Fisher and Kevin Martin should be ashamed today after teaming up for a synchronized flop during Wednesday night's Game 5 of their NBA Western Conference first round playoff series against the Houston Rockets.
That's a gold medal winning performance right there.
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Video: Two Giants...
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...
CLEVELAND– After forging a career as a five-time champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, veteran guard Derek Fisher is now a gun-for-hire.
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