Importance of Role Players

Derek Fisher knows a thing or two about the importance of players around the superstar when it comes to winning basketball. "Boston seemed to have several guys that were ready to step up to the moment. The Bucks got great contributions from Eric Bledsoe, Khris Middleton and Giannis overall, but not enough from the other [...]

By | 2018-04-30T12:55:09-08:00 April 29th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Lakers Season Recap

The Lakers were better than expected this year, finishing at 35-47. Throughout the course of the year, there were numerous injuries especially with the young-budding stars Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram. This team did not give up and Luke Walton deserves a ton of credit for keeping the team energized for game time.  Derek Fisher provided some [...]

By | 2018-04-13T10:18:17-08:00 April 12th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Players Only: Warriors at Thunder

For one last time this season, Derek Fisher and the TNT Players Only crew were on the call for a memorable tilt. The final Players Only Tuesday of the season took Fish and the guys to Oklahoma City for a potential playoff preview tilt between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the visiting Golden State Warriors. [...]

By | 2018-04-04T14:27:53-08:00 April 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Lakers Lose to Bucks in OT

In a game where the Lakers were down 14 going into the fourth quarter, the injury-riddled squad almost hobbled away victorious. Kyle Kuzma attempted a game winning three that ultimately fell short, but Derek Fisher saw many positives in the effort to win. “Kuz really has a driving lane to either go to the rim make [...]

By | 2018-04-03T09:39:14-08:00 March 31st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Players Only: Bucks at Clips

TNT's Players Only delivered once again on Tuesday night in Los Angeles. Derek Fisher was on the call once again, joined by Brent Barry, Nate Robinson and Dennis Scott for a tilt between the Clippers and Bucks that held huge playoff implications for both teams as they each sit on the edge of the postseason [...]

By | 2018-03-28T13:01:47-08:00 March 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

D-Fish Joins Mohr Stories

Any trip down memory lane often leads Derek Fisher someplace special. His recent appearance on Mohr Stories with comedian Jay Mohr was no different. While Jay and Derek certainly shared some laughs, the wide-ranging interview connected on several key moments in his life and eventually delved into a more sensitive subject: fatherhood. Particularly Derek’s daughter [...]

By | 2018-03-22T09:41:24-08:00 March 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Lakers Lose to Indiana

Derek Fisher explains how the Lakers could really benefit from everyone being healthy and how that was a key factor in their loss to the Pacers on Monday night. “Lakers got off to a good start, shooting the basketball well and then again you start to see the depth and the missing players like Josh [...]

By | 2018-03-22T09:42:18-08:00 March 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Basketball Academy Dates Set

The Derek Fisher Basketball Academy dates have now been announced! This is for boys and girls ages 8-15. Edward R. Roybal Learning Center 1200 Colton St., Los Angeles 90026 June 25-June 29 9am-3pm from Monday – Thursday. 9am-12:30pm on Friday. Check out what the camp is all about and sign up here.

By | 2018-03-22T09:44:04-08:00 March 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Favorite Room

Derek Fisher has let us into his home to observe his favorite room, his home office.  This office is to “get away from the madness,” as there are hardly any basketball related objects in the room. "I've been gifted lots of pictures of myself, but I don't really put them up," said the former Lakers [...]

By | 2018-03-22T09:44:28-08:00 March 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Lakers Win 30

The Lakers collected their 30th win of the season on Sunday, something they haven’t done since the 2012-2013 campaign.  “The Lakers put together a great team effort tonight, I think four players had 20 plus points, just sharing the basketball and really playing as a unit and Luke Walton has these guys really believing in [...]

By | 2018-03-19T10:48:16-08:00 March 12th, 2018|News|0 Comments