In his pregame press conference, Fisher revealed he had spoken to the team “to make sure … It’s not something that’s going to take me away from what we’re trying to do.” Last season, Fisher’s kids lived with him and his wife in New York.
if they’re asked about it, they heard from me directly about my state of mind and how present I am,’’ Fisher said. Sometimes we go through things we can’t or can control. A Knicks spokesman said the franchise is in full support of Fisher.
Fisher is not going to press charges, the Post reports.
Fisher, who was in LA also visiting his kids, did not make Knicks practice Monday, and his altercation with Barnes is said to be the reason why.
one month after they celebrated their 10th anniversary.
He has been in trouble with the law multiple times and had a rocky relationship with Govan, which was on-and-off several times.Fisher and Barnes landed in the news in October after Barnes allegedly drove to Los Angeles to confront the then-Knicks coach about dating his estranged wife, Gloria Govan.Punches apparently flew, though, as Fisher explains, and it wasn’t exactly a one-on-one fight. There’s nothing more to what happened than that.” Fisher also cleared the air on his relationship with Barnes — or lack thereof — by explaining the two weren’t friends and had no mutual friends.and was even more shocked that he moved all of his stuff out of their home in the middle of the night ... but freezing her out of his life almost immediately. this according to court docs obtained by TMZ Sports. According to the docs, Candace says Derek refused to answer her calls and texts for nearly two weeks ... Candace says she finally went to their NY apartment the week of March 30th ... The ball had yet to be tipped off for the first preseason game Wednesday night when the Knicks again were starring in their annual circus of dysfunction.Coach Derek Fisher needed to address the team before beating Brazilian powerhouse Bauru 100-81 at the Garden in the preseason opener, reminding the players he is still committed to them despite The Post’s report on his love-triangle skirmish with Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes in Los Angeles on Saturday night.Fisher missed Monday’s practice for what the team classified as “personal reasons,’’ but he had flown to LA on Saturday afternoon to see his kids and new girlfriend, Barnes’ estranged wife, Gloria Govan.The Post reported Barnes attacked Fisher in the back yard of Govan’s home Saturday night.Fisher is back in Los Angeles, offering studio analysis on Lakers games for their regional TV network and watching NBA contests on TV pretty much every other night, too.He remains open to coaching in the future, but he's open to other life paths as well.