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Born: Aug 9, 1974 (40 years old)

Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-1 (185cm)     Weight: 210 (95kg)

Current Agent: Rob Pelinka

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Oklahoma City Thunder)

Current Team: New York Knicks

Job Title: Head Coach

Draft Entry: 1996 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 24, Los Angeles Lakers

Pre-Draft Team: Arkansas-Little Rock (Sr)

High School: Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High School [Little Rock, Arkansas (United States)]

Website: http://www.derekfisher2.com/

Twitter: http://twitter.com/DEREKFISHER

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DerekFisher

Derek Fisher News

Derek Fisher Agrees To Become Head Coach Of Knicks
The Knicks and Derek Fisher are close to agreement on a five-year, $25 million deal.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Knicks Considered Frontrunner For Derek Fisher
Phil Jackson is eager to sell Derek Fisher on the idea of serving as his mentor.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Fisher Still Considering Retirement, Coaching Opportunities
Derek Fisher can continue his playing career with the Thunder if he decides not to retire.

Anthony Slater/Oklahoman

Jackson Waiting On Coach Search To Seriously Discuss Job With Fisher
Phil Jackson is in no rush to hire a head coach for the Knicks until he has the opportunity to seriously discuss the opportunity with Derek Fisher.

Marc Stein, Ramona Shelburne/ESPN

Derek Fisher Emerges As Leading Candidate For Knicks' Coach Opening
Phil Jacksonís plan would be to assemble an experienced staff around Derek Fisher.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Derek Fisher To Play In Game 3 With Shoulder Contusion
Derek Fisher will play in the Thunder's Game 3 on Friday night after suffering a left shoulder contusion.

Darnell Mayberry/The Oklahoman

Derek Fisher: Coaching Knicks, Even Coaching In General Not On Radar
Derek Fisher has consistently stated he will retire after this season.

Darnell Mayberry/The Oklahoman

Billy Hunter Claims Kobe Was Source Of Info On Fisher Conspiring With NBA On 50-50 BRI
Billy Hunter continues to claim that Derek Fisher conspired with the NBA on a 50-50 revenue split during the lockout, according to a new court filing.

Howard Beck/Bleacher Report

Derek Fisher Agrees To Re-Sign With Thunder
Derek Fisher will sign for the veteran's minimum at approximately $1.4 million.

Darnell Mayberry/Oklahoman

Thunder, Derek Fisher Mutually Interested In Re-Signing
Derek Fisher has spent parts of the past two seasons with the Thunder.

Ken Berger/CBS Sports

Mavericks 'Agitated' By Fisher Signing With Thunder
Derek Fisher signed with the Thunder a few months after leaving the Mavericks citing an injured knee and desire to be with his family in California.

Brad Townsend/Dallas Morning News

Thunder Sign Derek Fisher
Derek Fisher, 38, ended last season with a run to the NBA Finals with the Thunder.

RealGM Staff Report

Billy Hunter Unanimously Voted Out Of NBPA
Derek Fisher said a new executive committee was elected and he will remain as president.

RealGM Staff Report

Mavericks Waive Derek Fisher, Set To Sign Chris Douglas-Roberts
Derek Fisher played nine games for the Mavericks.

Eddie Sefko/Dallas Morning News

Derek Fisher To Sign With Mavericks
Derek Fisher is delaying his retirement and will join the Mavericks.

K.C. Johnson/Chicago Tribune

Sources: Derek Fisher To Sign NBA Contract Within Days
Derek Fisher is considering up to three teams.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN (via Twitter)

Derek Fisher Eligible To Sign With Lakers
Derek Fisher is free to sign with the Lakers due to a wrinkle in the new CBA.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Derek Fisher In Talks With Thunder, Bulls, Nets, Cavaliers, Mavericks
Derek Fisher had previously been in talks with the Knicks until they reached an agreement with Jason Kidd.

Howard Beck/New York Times

Bulls Make Contact With Roy, Fisher
The Bulls have engaged in free agent discussions with Brandon Roy and Derek Fisher.

Ramona Shelburne and Nick Friedell/ESPN

Fisher Plans To Play In 12-13, Unsure Of Future With Thunder
Derek Fisher is unsure if he will return to the Thunder next season.

NBA.com

Fisher Sees Similarities Between Bryant, Durant
Kevin Durantís practice habits remind Derek Fisher of Kobe Bryant.

SI.com

Knicks To Pursue Veteran Free Agent Point Guard
The Knicks will pursue a veteran point guard in free agency to pair with Jeremy Lin.

Marc Berman/New York Post

Paul Could Replace Fisher As Union President
Chris Paul has emerged as a potential replacement for NBA Players Association president Derek Fisher.

USA TODAY

Hunter Pushing For Fisher To Step Down As President
The NBPA executive committee has voted to seek the resignation of Derek Fisher.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Brooks Pleased With Fisher's Chemistry Transition
Derek Fisher has been working to find a comfort level with his new teammates of the Thunder.

John Rohde/Oklahoman

Fisher To Earn $2.3M Total From Thunder
Oklahoma City still had $3 million of its midlevel to use in their offer to Derek Fisher.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Derek Fisher Officially Signs With Thunder
Derek Fisher will be in uniform with the Thunder on Wednesday.

RealGM Staff Report

Fisher In Oklahoma City Finalizing Contract
Derek Fisher is in Oklahoma City finalizing a contract with the Thunder for the remainder of the season.

Randy Renner/NBA.com

Fisher Close To Agreement With Thunder
Derek Fisher is likely to sign with Oklahoma City once he clears waivers on Wednesday evening.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Bulls, Celtics Not Interested In Fisher
Derek Fisher is expected to hold conversations with the Heat, Thunder and Spurs to discuss "ideas and concepts."

Ken Berger/CBS Sports (via Twitter)

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