About Derek Fisher
It has been claimed that the overall amount of the current Derek Fisher net worth reaches 40 million dollars. He became famous and rich because of his career in professional basketball. He was born in 1974 in Little Rock, Arkansas. When he was attending high school, Derek Fisher was already playing basketball. After graduation, Derek Fisher decided to study at the University of Arkansas, where he got his degree in communications. Moreover, he proved to be one of the best basketball players of his university, as he ended up with getting a runner-up position in steals, assists and points. In his senior year, Derek Fisher was awarded with the Sunbelt Conference Player of the Year award.
In 1996, Derek Fisher participated in the NBA Draft. There, he was drafted by Los Angeles Lakers. In this team, he played till 2004, and during this time a bigger part of Derek Fisher net worth also was accumulated. In 2004, he joined another team, that being the Golden State Warriors, where he played for two years. In 2006, he changed teams again, and this time it was the Utah Jazz, where he stayed for one season.
In the period of 2007-2012, Derek Fisher came back to the first team in which he played in the beginning of his career – the Los Angeles Lakers. Playing for all these teams has increased Derek Fisher net worth a lot. In 2012, Derek Fisher moved to another team – the Houston Rockets. However, although he belonged to it, he never played as a member of it. Another team in which he played was the Oklahoma City Thunder. In 2012, he played for the Dallas Mavericks. In 2013, he came back to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
In addition, Derek Fisher’s career in basketball has also been awarded with numerous recognitions. He became a winner of the NBA Championships five times. All of them were won as him being a member of the Los Angeles Lakers team, which has added most of revenues to the total size of Derek Fisher net worth.
In addition to his work on the court, Derek Fisher also worked as the president of the National Basketball Players Association. Thus, besides being a basketball player, he has also been involved into other fields of this sport, which have also increased his image in this industry even more. Today, Derek Fisher is one of the most prominent name in basketball.