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Knicks Relieve Fisher of Coaching Duties

***COURTESY NEW YORK KNICKS*** Kurt Rambis Named Interim Head Coach NEW YORK, February 8, 2016 – New York Knickerbockers President Phil Jackson announced today that Derek Fisher has been relieved of his coaching duties. Associate Head Coach Kurt Rambis has been named the interim head coach. Fisher, who was originally hired on Jun. 10, 2014, […]

Phil Jackson: It Was Time to Make a Change

Phil Jackson met with the media Monday after relieving Derek Fisher of his coaching duties earlier in the day. “It was time for us to make a change and turn this team around,” Jackson said. [MORE JACKSON: Could Phil Take Over as Coach?; What Rambis Brings to Knicks] The Knicks, 23-31, have dropped nine of […]