Marc Stein: Despite hard push late from Hapoel Jerusalem back home, former Mavs/Pels PG Gal Mekel formally signed this AM with Nizhny Novgorod in Russia
February 8, 2016 | 11:13 am EST Update
NY_KnicksPR: Feb. 8-Phil Jackson announced that Derek Fisher has been relieved of his coaching duties.
The New York Knicks have fired coach Derek Fisher after a 23-31 start to his second season, sources tell ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne. New York has lost nine of 10 games and five in a row. The Knicks went 17-65 in his first season.
February 8, 2016 | 10:58 am EST Update
Ramona Shelburne: The Knicks have fired Derek Fisher, sources told ESPN.