Derek Fisher makes coaching debut

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Derek Fisher, who played on five championship teams that Jackson coached, expects the Knicks to win next season and beyond with Carmelo Anthony locked in contractually.

See photos of the former NBA player making his coaching debut with the Knicks.

Head coach Derek Fisher, assistant coach Kurt Rambis, and assistant coach Rasheed Hazzard of the New York Knicks on the bench against the Dallas Mavericks during the game on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher, assistant coach Kurt Rambis, and assistant coach Rasheed Hazzard of the New York Knicks on the bench against the Dallas Mavericks during the game on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher and assistant coach Rasheed Hazzard of the New York Knicks on the court against the Dallas Mavericks before the game on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher and assistant coach Rasheed Hazzard of the New York Knicks on the court against the Dallas Mavericks before the game on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher, assistant coach Kurt Rambis, and assistant coach Rasheed Hazzard of the New York Knicks on the court before the game against the Dallas Mavericks on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher, assistant coach Kurt Rambis, and assistant coach Rasheed Hazzard of the New York Knicks on the court before the game against the Dallas Mavericks on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks coaches before the game against the Dallas Mavericks on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks coaches before the game against the Dallas Mavericks on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks speaks with Shane Larkin #0 against the Dallas Mavericks during the game on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks speaks with Shane Larkin #0 against the Dallas Mavericks during the game on July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks speaks with the media during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks speaks with the media during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks speaks with the media during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks speaks with the media during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks draws out a play against the Charlotte Hornets during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks draws out a play against the Charlotte Hornets during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks looks on against the Charlotte Hornets during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks looks on against the Charlotte Hornets during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks and the rest of the coaching staff looks on against the Charlotte Hornets during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Head coach Derek Fisher of the New York Knicks and the rest of the coaching staff looks on against the Charlotte Hornets during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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