D-Fish Joins NBA Soundsystem

A champion from the previous era in the NBA, Derek Fisher is enjoying what he's calling basketball's Home Run Era. D-Fish joined fellow NBA Champion Brent Barry and Laurence Scott on the second episode of the NBA Soundsystem podcast and talked about the State of the Game. "Overall, the game is in a really good place. There are [...]

By | 2017-05-01T10:28:01-08:00 March 29th, 2017|Featured, News|0 Comments

Fish Debuts on TNT’s Players Only

Derek Fisher joined the TNT #PlayersOnly cast, alongside Brent Barry, Lisa Leslie and Grant Hill, for Monday night's meeting between the Indiana Pacers and Houston Rockets. Derek and his three fellow professional basketball retirees called a back-and-forth battle, ending in an upset win by the Pacers in Houston. Throughout the night, Fish dished on the MVP [...]

By | 2017-03-01T11:45:38-08:00 February 28th, 2017|Featured, News|0 Comments

Derek Discusses the Lakers Shakeup

Tuesday was a big day in the history of the Los Angeles Lakers. The team announced the appointment of team and NBA legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson to the position of President of Basketball Operations as well as the dismissal of General Manager Mitch Kupchak and Jim Buss, who had served as the team's Executive Vice [...]

By | 2017-03-01T11:50:30-08:00 February 23rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Derek to Join TNT for Players Only

This February, Turner Sports will be putting a unique twist on their coverage of the NBA and Derek Fisher is proud to be a part of it. Starting on February 27, TNT will be the home of Monday night doubleheaders under the heading of "Players Only," showcasing the game "through the unique lens of the [...]

By | 2017-03-01T13:03:17-08:00 February 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Shooting Woes Doom LA in Portland

The Portland Trail Blazers continue to be a thorn in the side of the Los Angeles Lakers. The penultimate meeting of the season between the two Western Conference squads saw the Lakers come out strong, but fizzle in the second half to suffer their third straight loss to Portland this season, and second in a [...]

By | 2017-03-01T12:01:57-08:00 January 26th, 2017|Featured, News|0 Comments

Ingram Turns Tide Against Indy

The Los Angeles Lakers went into the final game of their three-game homestand on Friday night reeling, losers of five straight games after starting the new year with wins in three of their first five games. But an inspired performance by rookie Brandon Ingram helped LA snap their skid. Ingram tallied 10 of his 15 [...]

By | 2017-03-01T12:03:33-08:00 January 21st, 2017|Featured, News|0 Comments

Congrats, Big Man: Shaq, HOF

Late in the summer of 1996, I headed up to Loyola Marymount University to workout with Shaquille O'Neal for the first time. I'd just been drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers, and the idea was for me to get to know Shaq a little bit since we were going to be playing together. One of [...]

By | 2016-11-21T16:41:21-08:00 September 8th, 2016|Blog, News|0 Comments

Without Kobe, There Is No Derek Fisher

The day has finally come. This is it. Kobe Bryant is leaving the game of basketball behind. It’s surreal. As the countdown to his final NBA game draws to an end, I find myself struggling to answer how it feels to see my good friend’s and former teammate’s career conclude, and how I think we [...]

By | 2016-11-21T16:39:55-08:00 April 13th, 2016|Blog, News|0 Comments

Highlights From Fish’s Time at Turner

Derek Fisher shared his basketball knowledge with the masses last week, making appearances on NBA TV and TNT as a guest analyst. D-Fish joined NBA TV's GameTime on Wednesday and returned to the Turner studios alongside Matt Winer, Brent Barry and former teammate Shaquille O'Neal for TNT's Thursday night broadcast. Fish dished on his and Shaq's [...]

By | 2016-10-27T22:32:38-08:00 April 13th, 2016|Featured, News|0 Comments