Oklahoma City head coach Scott Brooks needed someone to stop Minnesota's Kevin Martin. He turned to a wily veteran. As reported by The Oklahoman, Derek Fisher proved instrumental in Sunday's win over the Timberwolves. For nearly the entire game, Martin had been on fire. Then OKC's most experienced firefighter checked into the game. As the [...]
When Derek Fisher isn't doling out assists on the court, he is assisting local children with the joys of reading. On Tuesday, D-Fish and his fellow Oklahoma City Thunder teammate, Hasheem Thabeet, passed out books, bracelets and bookmarks to 100 Parkview Elementary second graders in attendance at the Rolling Thunder Book Bus. “As a parent [...]
When the Oklahoma City Thunder needs clutch defense and energy, they have a plan: Turn to Derek Fisher. D-Fish contributed five points and two rebounds over 18 minutes of play in the Thunder’s 115-113 win Monday over the Denver Nuggets. Before the fourth quarter, Derek played a total of six minutes, scoring three points. Heading [...]
The Oklahoma City Thunder line up just became a lot stronger. On Sunday night, Derek Fisher and his Thunder teammates welcomed back point guard Russell Westbrook, months after he suffered a knee injury during last season’s playoffs. With Westbrook’s help, the Thunder won, 103-96, at home against the Phoenix Suns. "The biggest thing, and I've [...]
Derek Fisher's final NBA season began, appropriately, with a contest that had all the intensity of a playoff game.
Throughout his NBA career, Derek Fisher has learned that his job and the platform it gives him isn't always about that night's game. Often it's about something much deeper.
Derek Fisher and the Oklahoma City Thunder kicked off the 2013 NBA preseason overseas in Turkey on Saturday by surviving a tough test by an inspired foe.
I am excited to announce that today I signed on to play my 18th season, my final season, with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Derek Fisher’s infamous 0.4 buzzer beater in San Antonio back during the 2004 playoffs was one of those once in a generation "shot heard round the world" type moments.
For the Oklahoma City Thunder to escape with a victory on Sunday afternoon in the opening game of their Western Conference quarterfinal series, somebody was going to have to make a defensive play t