Derek Fisher dines with Mike Brown

Updated: June 10, 2011, 12:13 AM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

Derek Fisher may not have made much headway in resolving the NBA's impending labor crisis as head of the NBA Players Association during several days of intense collective bargaining talks in Dallas, but his week is ending on a high note.

The Lakers co-captain returned to Los Angeles late Wednesday night, and the first item on his agenda Thursday was to confirm dinner plans with new coach Mike Brown, according to a Lakers source.

Both Fisher and Brown felt it was important ...

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