Derek Fisher,who use to play for Oklahoma City till “yesterday” ended his career as a player but immediately started a new one,as a coach.He will be the new coach of the NBA team, the New York Knicks. President Phil Jackson decided to gave the role to Derek Fisher, with whom the club signed a five-year contract for $ 25 million.
According to U.S. media, Phil Jackson hesitated between Steve Kerr and Derek Fisher, but after Kerr decieded to coach Golden State Warriors, then Jackson unhesitatingly entrust the work of Fisher, who will be 26th coach in the club’s history.
Fisher and Jackson have collaborated in the past, in the ranks of the Los Angeles Lakers, when Fisher was a junior player “ezerdzhiite” and Jason headed off to the big successes.
40 year old Derek Fisher was a playmaker in Los Angeles Lakers from 1996 to 2004 and from 2007 to 2012, and has won five NBA championship titles with the team from the city of angels. He was part of the roster also in Golden State, Utah, Dallas and Oklahoma.
I think i will have Derek wear all five of his rings the first time he comes in and talks to Carmelo said the zenmaster Phil Jackson.