Fisher chooses family; waived

Posted: December 23, 2012 at 3:24 a.m.

Dallas Mavericks guard Derek Fisher (UALR, Little Rock Parkview) was released by the team Saturday at Fisher’s request so he could be closer to his family.

The Dallas Mavericks waived Derek Fisher (Little Rock Parkview, UALR) on Saturday at the request of the veteran guard, who said he was having a difficult time being away from his family in Los Angeles.

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