After a quiet period in the subject of signings in the Endesa League and after the closure of the transfer market in the NBA we hear about veterans taking two bases roads very different with the intention of improving their situation. We speak of Derek Fisher and Carlos Cabezas, distant entity players each but now have come to the fore by negotiating their contracts.
First, the experienced American base returns to the NBA Oklahoma City Thunder hand after a period of rest after terminating his contract with the Dallas Mavericks in last December. The 38-year player did not play for a month with the Texas franchise, leaving the team for personal decision although Rick Carlisle had given several minutes, being part of the starting lineup in most games.
Thus, Fisher returns to the team that welcomed him after he left the Lakers last season, which caught on strong performances in the role of backup point guard Russell Westbrook’s electric. Although statistical point their numbers were not spectacular – 5 points, 2 assists, 2 rebounds in 20 minutes – the experienced point guard was the team of Scott Brooks seriousness and experience from the direction of play that badly needed. So, helped the Thunder to reach the NBA Finals past where they were swept by Miami Heat. Read more »