Derek Fisher is right pick for Knicks

Phil Jackson's second choice may ultimately be the perfect fit for New York

Updated: June 10, 2014, 10:09 AM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

Derek Fisher may be Phil Jackson's second choice. But he very well could be the best fit for the New York Knicks and potentially even better than Steve Kerr.

Jackson was always going to hire his first coach from his triangle tree. His two biggest stars in waiting are Kerr and Fisher.

Kerr is considered as bright as they come, and obviously is close to Jackson and won titles with the former Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers coach. He is charismatic and could end up being a terrific ...

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