Derek Fisher returns to face a Lakers team that could use his leadership.
Lakers coach Mike Brown said he did not address the team about Thursday's trades, nor did he confer with Kobe Bryant to hear his thoughts about losing his longtime backcourt mate in Derek Fisher.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Derek Fisher got tangled up under the basket with the Charlotte Bobcats' Kwame Brown in the third quarter Friday and suffered a sprained left elbow.
Derek Fisher says staying healthy is the most important thing in the final games of the season.
Kobe Bryant gets a lot of credit for being tough, but so should Derek Fisher.