Derek Fisher named head coach of the New York Knicks - Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com

Derek Fisher named head coach of the New York Knicks

Posted: Updated:
Derek Fisher announced as new head coach of NY Knicks. Photo by Duke Castiglione (June 10, 2014) Derek Fisher announced as new head coach of NY Knicks. Photo by Duke Castiglione (June 10, 2014)
MYFOXNY.COM/AP -

Five-time NBA champion Derek Fisher was named the new head coach of the New York Knicks on Tuesday.

Fisher, 39, just completed his 18th season in the league, finishing his career with the Oklahoma City Thunder.

He played under Knicks President Phil Jackson during his run with the Los Angeles Lakers and helped that franchise win five NBA titles.

Fisher is the 26th head coach in the history of the Knicks franchise.

MyFoxNY/Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

KDFW FOX 4
400 N. Griffin Street
Dallas, Texas 75202

Main Station Directory:
(214) 720-4444
News Fax:
(214) 720-3263 or (214) 720-3333

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices