NBA: Matt Barnes Tells the ‘Real’ Story About Dumping Gloria Govan & Punching Derek Fisher

Derek Fisher recently gave a bizarre interview in which he says he doesn’t care if the drama with Matt Barnes is costing him coaching opportunities.  Barnes reacted to Fisher’s comments and also decided to tell the real story about what occurred between them and Barnes former wife, Gloria Govan, who is still in a relationship with Fisher. 

NBA: Matt Barnes & Gloria Govan are Officially Divorced After He Writes Big Checks

The divorce between Matt Barnes and Gloria Govan is officially final, and all it took was hundreds of thousands of dollars from Matt.

(Photo) NBA: Laura Govan Claims Her Sister Slept With Gilbert Arenas, Gloria Claps Back

Laura Govan has had an ongoing beef with her estranged husband, Gilbert Arenas, for a long time now. Maybe she got tired of just beefing with him because she decided to also attack her sister with claims that she was sleeping with her husband behind her back. Gilbert himself was quick to shoot that down, as well as Matt Barnes, who has been in the picture with the Govan’s for years thanks to his marriage to Gloria. Last night, Gloria decided to respond herself and it’s safe to say there won’t be any family gatherings anytime soon.

(Video) NBA: Matt Barnes Discusses Dating Rihanna, Derek Fisher Fight & More

Matt Barnes recently appeared on Hollywood Unlocked and discussed a multitude of things he’s been in the headlines for.  One topic was the Rihanna situation.  Barnes admitted to dating the superstar but Rihanna denied even knowing him.  Matt was very coy but addressed the situation.  Another topic was the infamous fight with Derek Fisher over Barnes ex-wife Gloria Govan.  Barnes says he and Fisher were closer than Derek portrayed to the media and he was angry with the way they went about everything.  Barnes also discusses how the NBA likes to label him as the villain.

(Photos) NBA: Matt Barnes Wishes Gloria Happy Mother’s Day While She’s at Premiere w/ Derek Fisher & Kids

Matt Barnes won’t be throwing anymore fists (for now) as he’s decided to be a bigger man and accept his ex-wife Gloria Govan’s relationship with his former teammate Derek Fisher.  Barnes wished Govan a Happy Mother’s Day yesterday, posting a heartfelt message on his Instagram with a picture of her and their twin boys.  Someone commented on Barnes picture saying it’s messed up that Gloria is having a great day with Fisher.  Barnes says he’s “over it”, he did what he had to do it and is moving on.  Fisher also posted a mother’s day message to Gloria, also putting up a picture of Glo and her twin boys from Barnes.  Fisher and Govan were spotted flicking it up on the red carpet for the “Angry Birds” movie premiere with the twins Isaiah and Carter.

(Photos) NBA: Derek Fisher & Gloria Govan Aren’t Keeping Anything Hidden Anymore

On the same day Matt Barnes tried to fight John Henson from the Bucks, another player he tried to fight wasn’t having a care in the world while taking pictures with Barnes ex, Gloria Govan. Her and Derek Fisher had no issue being in public together and showing lots of PDA while being out and about in Los Angeles yesterday. Since Fisher was fired by the Knicks he has more free time to spend with her while simultaneously keeping his head on a swivel looking for Barnes. Check the gallery!

NBA: Derek Fisher Tells His Side of the Story on the Matt Barnes/Gloria Govan Situation

We all know a situation occurred between Matt Barnes and Derek Fisher because Fisher was dating Barnes estranged wife Gloria Govan.  Up until now we’ve only heard Barnes side of the story and whatever media “sources” thought they knew.  Now we have Fisher’s side and according to him, there was “no fight”.

(Video) NBA: Laura Govan Says Matt Barnes Needs to Drop Beef With Derek Fisher Over Her Sister

Matt Barnes former sister in law is telling him to squash the beef with Derek Fisher over her sister Gloria Govan.

(Photos) NBA: Matt Barnes Estranged Wife Gloria Govan Posts Pic Going on Vacation With Derek Fisher

Matt Barnes is probably fuming because his estranged wife Gloria Govan and his now enemy Derek Fisher are off together on vacation.  As you know, Barnes got into a fight with Fisher a while back after finding out Derek was at Govan’s house.  Barnes was later suspended for two-games because of the incident; Fisher didn’t receive a punishment but was recently fired as the New York Knicks head coach.  Fisher doesn’t seem too torn up about it as he was seen smiling in a photo with Govan heading on vacation.

NBA: Matt Barnes Suspended Two-Games For Fight With Derek Fisher

I’m sure you remember back in October when Matt Barnes went to his estranged wife Gloria Govan’s house and engaged in a physical altercation with Derek Fisher.  There were reports that Fisher and Govan dating is what set Barnes off and led to the fight.  Barnes later said that texts and Facetime calls showed that his son was uncomfortable with Fisher being at the house and that is why he went over there.  Well the NBA has been investigating the incident and finally came up with a punishment.

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