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Derek Fisher blasts Team USA for snubbing Nneka Ogwumike

Los Angeles Sparks coach Derek Fisher blasted Team USA’s decision to leave forward Nneka Ogwumike off of the Olympic roster, saying he and others were in disbelief that the former Stanford star had been omitted a third time. “We’re pissed, honestly,” Fisher said Tuesday, a day after the 12-player roster...
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Brewers designate outfielder Derek Fisher for assignment

The Brewers announced a series of roster moves before Tuesday night’s game against the Diamondbacks, the most notable of which is the designation of outfielder Derek Fisher. Outfielder Tyrone Taylor was activated from the 10-day injured list, while right-hander Ryan Weber was recalled from Triple-A Nashville. Milwaukee selected the contract of righty Miguel Sanchez, placed starter Brett Anderson on the 10-day IL with a right knee contusion and optioned reliever Hoby Milner to Nashville.
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Sparks’ Derek Fisher goes off on Nneka Ogwumike’s Olympic roster snub

LOS ANGELES — A heated Derek Fisher spoke about Team USA’s decision to leave Sparks star Nneka Ogwumike off the Tokyo Olympic roster during Tuesday media availability. “We’re pissed honestly,” the Sparks coach and GM said. Team USA has now passed over Ogwumike for three Olympic teams: in 2012, as...

Derek Fisher on Nneka Ogwumike’s Team USA snub: ‘We’re pissed’

The Los Angeles Sparks head coach addressed his star player’s omission from the women’s basketball squad for Team USA in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Shawn previously worked as a journalist for several local newspapers until he realized the potential of internet for news reporting. He joined the team as a contributor which provided him a platform to dedicate his experience and knowledge for a wider range of audience. He excels in curating business news for the website.

Sparks coach Derek Fisher not happy about Nneka Ogwumike's snub from Team USA

Los Angeles Sparks coach Derek Fisher did not hold back Tuesday when asked about star forward Nneka Ogwumike's omission from the United States national team for the 2020 Olympics. "Where do I start? We're pissed, honestly," Fisher said. "Nothing has to be 'given' to her. She earned it and she...
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Brewers: OF Derek Fisher Finally Gets His Chance With the Crew

Coming into the 2021 season, there were concerns about depth at a few positions for the Milwaukee Brewers. Outfield was not supposed to be one of them. You had Christian Yelich and Avisail Garcia returning as core pieces from the 2020 team, as well as Lorenzo Cain returning from his 2020 opt out. The team also signed former Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. in the offseason to add into the mix for some semi-regular playing time.

Milwaukee Brewers activate Derek Fisher from Injured List, option Tim Lopes

The Milwaukee Brewers made a move to switch out backup outfielders before Thursday night’s series opener in Colorado. Derek Fisher, on the Injured List with a left hamstring injury since Spring Training, was activated and added to the roster. He took the place of Tim Lopes, who was optioned to Triple-A Nashville.