1. Kevin Durant, Bill Clinton Tweet Congratulations to Knicks Coach Derek Fisher

    Unless you pride yourself on hating the Los Angeles Lakers or have ever been the victim of one of his Jedi flops, Derek Fisher—the freshly minted coach of the New York Knicks —seems to enjoy near-universal love and respect...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 13,573 reads 29 comments

  2. What Kind of Coach Can We Expect Derek Fisher to Be for NY Knicks?

    Derek Fisher stood before a throng of reporters Tuesday, dressed to the nines, with an intense look on his face and sincerity and certainty in his voice as he was officially introduced as head coach of the New York Knicks ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 6,427 reads 8 comments

  3. Amar'e Stoudemire Says NY Knicks Need Discipline from Derek Fisher

    Derek Fisher probably hasn't even toured his new office in Madison Square Garden yet, and Amar'e Stoudemire has already figured out what he wants from his new head coach...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 25,277 reads 200 comments

  4. Howard Beck: With Phil's Respect and Backing, Fisher Ready to Win Right Away

    Derek Fisher has officially been named the next head coach of the New York Knicks , joining team president Phil Jackson in his quest to return the Knicks to championship contention...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 26,808 reads 69 comments

  5. Amar'e Stoudemire Wants Discipline from Fisher

    Amar'e Stoudemire wants Derek Fisher to be a disciplinarian. Fisher, who was introduced as the Knicks coach on Tuesday, has no coaching experience, so Stoudemire said the most important thing he needs to establish with his new team is discipline...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 1,538 reads 17 comments

  6. Phil Wants Fisher to Bring Rings When Meeting Carmelo

    Earlier today, the New York Knicks officially announcer that Derek Fisher will be their brand-new head coach for the upcoming 2014-15 NBA season...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 2,072 reads 1 comments

  7. Derek Fisher: 'Basketball Is a Game I'm Experienced In'

    During Derek Fisher 's 18-year playing career, the point guard made 259 playoff appearances. That's the equivalent of more than three entire seasons. In other words, he's been around the basketball block...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 1,255 reads 6 comments

  8. J.R. Smith Demands to Be a Starter with New York Knicks

    An explosive scorer with potentially problematic volatility, J.R. Smith has long been viewed as best-equipped for a reserve scoring role. In 692 games over his 10-year career, he's made only 167 starts...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 72,713 reads 207 comments

  9. Top Takeaways from Derek Fisher's Introductory Press Conference with Knicks

    After days of rumors and speculation, the New York Knicks officially introduced Derek Fisher as their new head coach Tuesday during a press conference at the team's practice facility...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 19,112 reads 51 comments

  10. Jackson Comments on Fisher's Influence on Melo

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  11. Fisher Expected to Tap Kurt Rambis as Lead Knicks Assistant

    Derek Fisher, set to be announced Tuesday as the new coach of the Knicks , is expected to hire triangle offense guru Kurt Rambis as his top assistant, according to a source.....

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  12. Smith Doesnt Want to Come Off the Bench Anymore

    J.R. Smith started a majority of his games as a rookie, but ever since – with the New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets , Denver Nuggets and New York Knicks – he's been pigeonholed as an off-the-bench scorer...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 1,522 reads 2 comments

  13. Is Carmelo Anthony Destined to Retire Ringless If Staying with NY Knicks?

    In one of the NBA 's most talented eras of all time, Carmelo Anthony stands out as one of the game's brightest stars. He's won an NCAA title, Olympic golds and just recently missed out on postseason play for the first time in his 10-year career...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 1 month ago 11,579 reads 141 comments

  14. The 1 Offseason Move NY Knicks Must Make

    The New York Knicks are in a tough position this summer, but there's no denying that their decisions this offseason will be key to their rebuilding process...

    Ciaran Gowan Written by Ciaran Gowan about 1 month ago 12,241 reads 53 comments

  15. Is Derek Fisher Really Worth $5 Million a Year as Knicks Head Coach?

    The New York Knicks are going to pay Derek Fisher a whole lot of money to do something he's never done before, and that decision has come with controversy...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 12,612 reads 51 comments

  16. To-Do List for Derek Fisher as NY Knicks' Next Head Coach

    Nine days after his first career ended, word came that Derek Fisher was about to start his second—as head coach of the New York Knicks ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 40,604 reads 80 comments

  17. Debate: Do You Agree with the Hiring of Derek Fisher as Coach?

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  18. What Derek Fisher Coaching Hire Means for Melo, Knicks

    Derek Fisher has reportedly accepted Phil Jackson's offer to become the next head coach of the New York Knicks , per Bleacher Report's Howard Beck ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 43,204 reads 225 comments

  19. Why Isn't Patrick Ewing Getting a Shot to Coach NY Knicks?

    Patrick Ewing absolutely and indubitably wants a job as head coach, but his name does not ring out amid the likeliest rumors regarding the New York Knicks ' vacancy...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 1 month ago 8,170 reads 2 comments

  20. Rick Fox Says He's a Candidate for Knicks Job

    This week the New York Knicks reportedly are cranking up their pursuit of Derek Fisher to be the team's next head coach, mentored by none other than Phil Jackson...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 374 reads 2 comments

  21. Report: Knicks to Ramp Up Pursuit of Fisher

    The New York Knicks ' pursuit of Derek Fisher to be their new coach will ramp up this week and is widely expected to result in the hiring of the 17-year veteran guard, according to NBA coaching sources...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 878 reads 1 comments

  22. Why Lamar Odom Is a Good Fit for Phil Jackson's Triangle Offense

    Plenty has been said about what impact, if any, Lamar Odom ’s signing with the New York Knicks will have on the team, his relationship with president Phil Jackson and, most crucially, the troubled forward himself...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 16,815 reads 26 comments

  23. Phil on Odom: Good 'Risk' to Take

    Lamar Odom is expected to join the Knicks at their practice facility by the end of the month, according to a source with knowledge of the veteran forward's plans...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 5,619 reads 3 comments

  24. Luke Walton Spoke to Phil Jackson About Asst. Coaching Job Amid Steve Kerr Talks

    It's unclear whether Luke Walton will wind up on the New York Knicks ' bench in some capacity, but discussions have certainly taken place. According to ESPNNewYork ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 1 month ago 7,294 reads 20 comments

  25. Walton: No Talks with Phil Since Kerr Loss

    Luke Walton says that he spoke with Phil Jackson about accepting a coaching position with the Knicks while Jackson was courting current Golden State coach Steve Kerr...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 139 reads 0 comments