Wizards start strong, hold off Heat

...against the NBA players' association for breach of contract can continue, but dismissed most of his claims against Derek Fisher and all of them against a publicist who used to work with the Oklahoma City guard.Hunter contends he had a valid contract...

Rockets beat Thunder to stave off elimination

...four quick points to extend the lead to 104-98 before Harden returned to the game with about three minutes left.Derek Fisher made a 3-pointer to cut Houston's lead to 104-101 with less than three minutes remaining. It was reviewed a few...

Pacers drop Knicks in Game 1

...points and hit a pair of jumpers in the final minute to lift the Thunder in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals.Derek Fisher poked the ball away from Mike Conley to spring Durant the other way and he pulled up to hit a shot with 11.1 seconds...

Mississippi State reaches College World Series

...Wes Rea waited for the ball to get to first base with Derek Fisher chugging down the line.When it did, and in just enough...But with runners on third and second, Holder got Derek Fisher to bounce to third for the final out.In the seventh...

Thunder entering uncharted waters in NBA Finals

OKLAHOMA CITY - When the Oklahoma City Thun der signed five-time champion Derek Fisher late in the season, they added a veteran guard with oodles more NBA Finals experience than the rest of the roster he was joining...


...Rondo talked with the league for an hour before the Celtics' Thursday afternoon practice.? Veteran point guard Derek Fisher has signed a contract with the Dallas Mavericks after passing a physical on Thursday. ? From staff and wire reports

Bench helps Nets down short-handed Bulls

...practices.The union is forming an interim executive committee and an advisory committee, the group's president, Derek Fisher, said in a statement released Friday. An outside attorney is also being hired as players begin moving forward, likely...

NBA players union head voted out

...divided, misled, misinformed.""This is our union and we have taken it back," players' association president Derek Fisher said.Fisher said it was a day of change for the union, which has seemed inevitable since a review of the union last...

Cavaliers shock playoff-bound Knicks

...the Western Conference. UNDER FIRE: The NBA union's executive committee has requested the resignation of President Derek Fisher.The NBPA said in a statement on its Twitter feed Friday that the executive committee voted 8-0 Wednesday that it...

Spurs pull away from Thunder in Game 1

...talk about San Antonio's superior bench, it was the Thunder's reserves who picked up the slack.None more so than Derek Fisher, whose famous game-winner for the Lakers on this same court in the 2004 playoffs has made "0.4 seconds" a phrase...