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.
Although lacking official confirmation of the NBA, the General Manager of own Oklahoma City, Sam Presti, has confirmed an agreement that only lacks the review and approval of the league itself.
On the other side, away from the spotlight of American basketball, the Caja Laboral has confirmed today that Carlos Cabezas longer part of the discipline of the club Vitoria. The basis leaves Malaga forced by Baskonia, which refers to the disparity of the player with the tactical scheme of Zan Tabak. And former Unicaja and Khimki among others saw the dismissal of Ivanovic and technical arrivals Croatian point guard Omar Cook his minutes were reduced markedly.
Heads arrived this season from the CAI Zaragoza Vitoria after trying his hand at training with several NBA teams in the Summer League but never settle in the Basque, a poor averaging 4 points and 1.5 assists.