Derek Fisher Engaged to Gloria Govan' former Lakers Teammate's Ex-wife

Updated On 24 Apr, 2018 Published On

Five-time NBA champion and former New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher knows how to play off the field.

Derek, 43, is engaged to Gloria Govan, Matt Barnes' ex-wife, TMZ reports. Fisher proposed to Govan, 33, on Saturday, April 7, 2018, and she said "YES".

I have two beautiful boys from my ex we are both focussing on co-parenting & providing the best atmosphere & childhood for them,

Barnes told TMZ. 

They love him, so I love it.

Despite not seeing eye to eye initially w Derek he & I are on the same page & communicate weekly about Isaiah and Carter.

With that being said congrats on the engagement!

Video: Derek Fisher and Gloria Govan are engaged

Govan also has two children, twin sons, Carter Kelly Barnes and Isaiah Michael Barnes,  born in 2008 with her ex-husband Matt Barnes.

Derek and Gloria have been dating since 2015. Their relationship has got Derek into some bad blood with his former Lakers' teammate Matt. But Matt recently said the beef is over and they are now good.

The couple is yet to reveal their wedding date.