LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) – Derek Fisher’s playoff run came to an end Saturday night when Oklahoma City lost in game six to the San Antonio Spurs.
It could also have been the final game of his career as he contemplates retirement.READ MORE: Woman Says She Was Refused Service At An Encino Dunkin' Donuts For Being Deaf
If Fisher does walk away, a job coaching in the NBA could be a possibility.READ MORE: Illegal Marijuana Grow Bust Nets Nearly 30,000 Plants And Leads To 31 Arrests In San Bernardino
Although Fisher has said he hasn’t talked directly with either team, his name has come up as a potential candidate for both the Knicks and Lakers vacancies.
On Sunday, Fisher was asked about the possibility of coaching his former teammate Kobe Bryant.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Related Hospitalizations Continue To Drop In Los Angeles County
“I hadn’t thought about that much,” said the 5-time champion. “But when you’re brothers, you’re brothers, regardless of what capacity it’s in. If something like that were to happen, we’re brothers so we’ll figure it out.”