NBA News: Billy Hunter Plans To Sue Thunder Guard Derek Fisher

NBA Labor BasketballA day after being eliminated from the NBA playoffs, Thunder guard Derek Fisher has bigger issues. Former NBAPA executive director Billy Hunter plans to sue Fisher and Jamie Hoir, his publicist after the fall-out from the NBA lockout.

Hunter believes that Fisher and Hoir went behind his back and negotiated with a select group of owners that ultimately led to his dismissal as the head of the NBPA.

The lawsuit is 36 pages long and Hunter blames Fisher and Hoir for his eventual breach of contract, but it’s not certain if the case will go to court.

With high-profile cases, chances are that both sides will settle out of court if it needs to get that far. Fisher is still the players president of the NBPA and it’s unknown whether or not he’ll stay in that role going forward.

For more on the story, head over to SportsCity.com.

__________________________________________________________________________________________

In case you missed it, be sure to check out what Mark Madsen had to say about his new job!

Don’t forget to click here to subscribe to our Lakers Nation YouTube Channel!

You May Also Like

NBA Suspends 2019-20 Season After Jazz Player Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The NBA announced that a player on the Utah Jazz has preliminarily tested positive for COVID-19. The rest result was…

NBA, NBPA Agree To Salary Cap & Luxury Tax For 2021 Season

The NBA and NBPA reached an agreement in principle on adjustments to the Collective Bargaining Agreement…

Team USA Rumors: Age Limit ‘Unlikely’ For 2016

There has been a lot of talk surrounding the current state of…

NBA News: Latest Western Conference Championship Odds

We are hopefully edging towards a resumption of NBA action in the…