LeBron James leads the 2013 Power 100. His agent is Rich Paul of Klutch Sports. Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports
LeBron James sporting a USA jersey. Photo Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

A special Shabbat Shalom, Happy July 4th to you and yours.  Congratulations to Sports Agent Blog contributor Mark Burns on joining the SportsMoney team at Forbes.  It is always exciting to see Sports Agent Blog contributors expand their horizons and take hold of new opportunities.  Speaking of, another Sports Agent Blog contributor Benjamin Haynes recently started writing for Sporting News.  Who is next up?  This week for me on FORBES: (1) How Isaiah Austin Became NBA’s Most Valuable Draft Pick; (2) Former NFL Wide Receiver Mark Clayton To Compete In Crowded Headphone Industry; (3) Three Intriguing NBA Free Agents Ready To Test The Market; (4) Phil Ivey Cashes In With Tenth WSOP Bracelet As Main Event Set To Begin; and (5) Short Window For Tim Howard To Earn Seven-Figures From World Cup Success.  And as always, the weekly wrap-up: