Name: Derek Fisher
Career Coaching Record: N/A
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Derek Fisher is currently engaged in a playoff run with the Oklahoma City Thunder. The 18 year veteran and former Laker holds the all time record for most playoff game appearances and victories as a player. A 5 time champion with the Lakers and Kobe Bryant, Derek Fisher has won more games in the playoffs than any FRANCHISE during his 18 years in the league. More than the Lakers, more than the Spurs. He has never coached, and has indicated interest in continuing his playing career, but he is a natural leader and has coaching promise written all over him.
Hit the jump for why Derek Fisher would be a good hire for the Lakers.