New York-Area Reporters Are Losing Their Shit Over Derek Fisher

  • Eric Goldschein

Derek Fisher is officially the coach of the New York Knicks, introduced today in a press conference alongside Phil Jackson. You can watch video of the presser here.

Considering he’s a first-time head coach who was playing NBA basketball in Oklahoma just a few weeks ago, he’s already incredibly popular among assembled media. Just look at these gushing tweets:

Meanwhile, Phil Jackson said something about Fisher being “hip-hop” and ready to go with their language? The fuck? He’s old, man.