1. We Remember: Derek Fisher Sinks Game-Winner vs. Spurs with 0.4 Seconds Left

    On this day 11 years ago, Derek Fisher hit one of the most cold-blooded shots in basketball history. With the 2004 Western Conference Semifinals deadlocked at two games apiece, ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 month ago 31,033 reads 66 comments

  2. Like Heroes of Recent Past, Lakers Coming to Terms with Tough, New Realities

    LOS ANGELES — They stayed in their separate corners throughout the second half. Kobe Bryant sat near the end of the Los Angeles Lakers bench, Derek Fisher mostly stood ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 46,637 reads 127 comments

  3. Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher Have Time to Make It Work with NY Knicks but Not Much

    This painful New York Knicks season will end without further bloodshed. Head coach Derek Fisher and president Phil Jackson will get a pass for their dreadful rookie year...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 4 months ago 3,204 reads 27 comments

  4. Derek Fisher Will Get Fair Assessment as New York Knicks' Coach Next Season

    The New York Knicks may be having a terrible season, but it shouldn't have too much of an impact when it comes to assessing Derek Fisher 's long-term competence as head coach...

    Ciaran Gowan Written by Ciaran Gowan about 4 months ago 8,021 reads 36 comments

  5. Derek Fisher Will Be a Better Coach Because of New York Knicks' Season from Hell

    Derek Fisher finally knows what losing feels like. In 18 years as a player, he only suffered two losing seasons...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 4 months ago 5,183 reads 30 comments

  6. 5 Biggest Takeaways from New York Knicks' 1st Half of the Season

    In the first full year of the Phil Jackson regime, things have not been going well for the New York Knicks . Facing injuries, inconsistency and an irrefutable lack of talent, they've been one of the worst teams in the NBA at the halfway point...

    Ciaran Gowan Written by Ciaran Gowan about 5 months ago 6,448 reads 47 comments

  7. 3 Key Takeaways After New York Knicks Finally Break Losing Streak

    It didn't come in the most impressive fashion, and it didn't come against the stiffest of competition, but after 16 long games, the New York Knicks are finally back in the winners column...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 5 months ago 904 reads 2 comments

  8. NY Knicks' Nightmare Season Makes Assessing Derek Fisher Basically Impossible

    When he was hired on June 10 as the New York Knicks ' newest head coach, Derek Fisher 's prospects in his new role were a complete unknown. Team president Phil Jackson made the decision knowing two certainties, however...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 6 months ago 7,415 reads 23 comments

  9. Grading Derek Fisher's Job as New York Knicks Head Coach So Far

    The New York Knicks are having an abysmal season, but coach Derek Fisher is doing fine work, all things considered. Of course, any conversation about the Knicks and how they're being run right now must start with their record...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 6 months ago 26,565 reads 43 comments

  10. NBA Insider: West Playoff Race Headed for Surprisingly Early Conclusion

    This should be a buoyant time for the New Orleans Pelicans, a time of boundless possibilities. There should be confidence in Phoenix, optimism in Sacramento and hope in Denver. There should be...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 6 months ago 186,142 reads 192 comments

  11. Despite Losses, Derek Fisher Can Still Be a Good Coach

    Oh, sure, the record is 5-25, and yeah, head coach Derek Fisher is presiding over the worst season in New York Knicks ' history, but don't let that fool you...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 6 months ago 1,378 reads 0 comments

  12. Knicks Need Only Look in the Mirror to See Reasons Behind Their Demise

    NEW YORK — During his three-year NBA sabbatical, Phil Jackson wrote another book, watched a lot of basketball and mastered a new form of communication: the tweet...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 7 months ago 148,870 reads 183 comments

  13. 6 Reasons New York Knicks Fans Should Keep Hope Alive

    New York Knicks fans, you have three options. Scream to the heavens, columnists and strangers on the subway that the Knicks will be terrible until the day you die, may that day come soon...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 7 months ago 12,062 reads 41 comments

  14. Derek Fisher Calling out New York Knicks Shows He's Growing as Coach

    At first glance, it wasn ’t much different from scores of other stretches authored by the New York Knicks this season: Bad offense, worse defense and the kind of body language better suited for a wake than an NBA basketball game...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 7 months ago 12,836 reads 37 comments

  15. Howard Beck on Why the Knicks' Win in Cleveland Was So Crucial for Derek Fisher

    The New York Knicks spoiled the homecoming party for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers , giving first-year head coach Derek Fisher his first win in the NBA ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 11,065 reads 30 comments

  16. How Crucial Will Triangle Be to Derek Fisher's Success as New York Knicks Coach?

    It wouldn't be fair to Derek Fisher or the New York Knicks to suggest that the coach's familiarity with the triangle offense was the sole reason he landed the gig. But it certainly didn't hurt...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 months ago 4,062 reads 29 comments

  17. NY Knicks' Coaching Staff Has a Lot of Work to Do Right Away

    In Derek Fisher Knicks fans must trust. The first-year head coach, in his first practice of training camp, spent 2.5 hours on defense, something N.Y. must improve on in order to be a contender...

    Frank Cesare Written by Frank Cesare about 9 months ago 4,149 reads 1 comments

  18. Biggest Adjustments NY Knicks Must Make This Coming Season

    The New York Knicks have two glaring reasons to make adjustments for the 2014-15 campaign: They are coming off a lottery finish one season after winning 54 games (and an actual playoff series); and a new regime has taken over the team...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 9 months ago 2,580 reads 1 comments

  19. Derek Fisher's First Season with NY Knicks Will Reflect Directly on Phil Jackson

    As the New York Knicks embark upon the first full season of Phil Jackson 's reign as president of basketball operations, they'll have a permanent reminder of the Zen Master's presence stalking the sidelines...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 10 months ago 9,802 reads 38 comments

  20. Will It Really Be That Hard to Fix New York Knicks' Defense?

    Last year's New York Knicks defense was a mess. Good thing the current squad has a new cleaning service...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 10 months ago 11,736 reads 60 comments

  21. How Derek Fisher Can Help Each Point Guard on NY Knicks Roster

    Phil Jackson's presidency over the New York Knicks has brought a sea change to the point-guard position...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 11 months ago 7,187 reads 6 comments

  22. How Derek Fisher Can Best Utilize Carmelo Anthony

    It's hard to shoot accurate jump shots on weary legs worn out from 38 minutes of doing everything yourself. Carmelo Anthony knows...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 12 months ago 14,542 reads 84 comments

  23. Shannon Brown Uses Lakers Past to Fight for Knicks Future at NBA Summer League

    LAS VEGAS — It's not at all uncommon to watch a game at the NBA Summer League and wonder, "What's he doing here?" And not just when Flavor Flav decides to mosey on down to Cox Pavilion, clock bling and all...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 12 months ago 68,689 reads 82 comments

  24. Why Derek Fisher Is the Best Possible Coach for Carmelo Anthony

    Coach-Killer. As sports epithets go, it doesn ’t get much more damning than that. It’s a label that can compromise chemistry and ruin reputations. Once widely applied, it seldom comes unstuck...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 12 months ago 14,567 reads 56 comments

  25. Little Adjustments Will Go Long Way for Derek Fisher, NY Knicks Next Season

    Without a game of coaching experience under his belt, we already have a general knowledge of how Derek Fisher will run the New York Knicks ...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 12 months ago 10,711 reads 28 comments