Name: Derek Fisher
Known For: Former NBA Player and Head Coach
Charge: Suspicion of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol
Former NBA player and head coach Derek Fisher was arrested early Sunday (June 4, 2017) morning in Sherman Oaks, California.
According to the Los Angeles Times, Fisher was arrested after he flipped his vehicle while driving on the 101 Freeway. He and his girlfriend escaped from the accident unhurt.
Fisher, 42, played in the NBA with the Los Angeles Lakers (1996-2004, 2007-12), Golden State Warriors (2004-06), Utah Jazz (2006-07), Oklahoma City Thunder (2012), Dallas Mavericks (2012) and Oklahoma City Thunder (2013-14). He was the head coach of the New York Knicks from 2014 to 2016.
UPDATE: Fisher pleaded no contest on Tuesday (August 29, 2017) to misdemeanor driving with a blood alcohol level over .08 percent.
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