Thunder Re-Sign Point Guard Derek Fisher
The Oklahoma City Thunder has signed guard Derek Fisher, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
According to Darnell Mayberry of "The Oklahoman," Fisher signs a one-year deal for the veteran minimum of approximately $1.4 million.
"Derek has proven to be a valuable member of our team and we are excited to have him back," Presti said. "He has such a positive impact on his teammates and the organization."
Fisher has appeared in 44 regular season games with Oklahoma City during the past two seasons, averaging 4.5 points, 1.0 assist and 1.2 rebounds in 17.1 minutes per game. In 31 playoff games with the Thunder, he averaged 7.1 points, 1.6 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 22.8 minutes per game.
A five-time NBA champion, Fisher has appeared in 240 career playoff games (158 starts) averaging 8.6 points, 2.4 assists, 2.3 rebounds, 1.1 steals and 27.3 minutes per contest.