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City Football Group Teams Up With CAA Sports To Develop Global Partnerships

City Football Group (CFG) has partnered with CAA Sports to develop significant global agreements with CFG’s current football clubs. A few of CFG’s clubs include English Premier League’s Manchester City, MLS’s New York City FC, and A-Leagues’s Melbourne City FC to name a few. CFG owns football-related businesses in major cities around the world. Those […]

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Soccer Sports Agents Sports Business

Wasserman Client’s Drafted Early And Often In 2018 MLS SuperDraft

Regardless of the sport it seems that Wasserman is always making moves to represent the best. They continued that trend in this year’s MLS SuperDraft. The culture-centric agency had three clients drafted in the top five picks and had another two clients drafted in the top fifteen. Wasserman client’s who will be joining MLS clubs […]

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Vayner Sports Continues To Turn Heads With 2018 NFL Draft Class

Vayner Sports has plunged into the sports representation industry while only operating since June of 2016. The birth of Vayner Sports occurred after a Twitter conversation between Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO of Vayner Media, and Mook Williams, NFL agent. Williams and his partner Brian Mclaughlin wanted to take the next step with their agency called Symmetry; they proposed […]

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Leigh Steinberg Adds Clients While Still Rebuilding Career

Former NFL “Super Agent” Leigh Steinberg has regained control of his life and career after dealing with alcoholism that took everything from him. The man that inspired the famous movie “Jerry Maguire” currently represents 18 NFL players which includes Kansas City Chiefs Quarterback, Patrick Mahomes II and Denver Broncos Quarterback, Paxton Lynch. Over the course […]

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NFL Agent Drew Rosenhaus Inks Two Players Bound For Big Deals

Drew Rosenhaus has been an icon in the NFL representation industry and continues to be a force after inking two players who are bound for big contracts in 2018. According to Forbes, Rosenhaus Sports has negotiated nearly $800 million in active NFL player contracts. Some of the stars Rosenhaus represents include Antonio Brown, Rob Gronkowski and […]

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Motorsports Agency Spire Sports Start Their Engines In New Markets

Spire Sports & Entertainment has grown to be one of the most influential agencies in the sport of NASCAR but is looking to start their engines in the markets of music and esports. The motorsports agency has the reputation to fly under the radar and claim that their privacy gives them appeal to their sponsors, […]

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Golf Sports Agents Sports Business

Young Champ Signs With Wasserman And Turns Pro

The 22 year old Cameron Champ stormed the golf scene when we captured the attention of the world during the 2017 U.S. Open. The Sacramento native turned heads during his first major appearance when he out drove the entire field with a staggering tournament average of 337.3 yards per drive and was just two shots […]

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Sports Business

Interview With Franklin Capital Strategies Founder Paul I. Franklin

The following interview is with Paul I. Franklin, Founder and Principle of Franklin Capital Strategies. Franklin Capital Strategies specializes in the protection, accumulation, and distribution of wealth to individuals, families, small businesses, entrepreneurs, and professional athletes throughout the country. This interview was conducted by Evan Thammahong, J.D. Candidate and aspiring NFL/Sports Agent. 1. How did […]

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Attorney Weighs In On College Basketball Federal Investigation

Per an article from Sports Business Journal, Christian Dawkins was one of 10 arrested by federal authorities in late September for the involvement in the federal investigation of NCAA basketball. Among those who were arrested are NCAA assistant coaches, financial advisor Munish Sood, Adidas global sports marketing director Jim Gatto, and Andy Miller from ASM […]

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Lagardère Sports Breaking Into Esports Media Rights

Per a press release from the company, Lagardère Sports which is a multi-national sports representation firm is partnering with esports media company to distribute media rights to a new international esports event. Lagardeère Sports announced that they have signed an exclusive worldwide deal with the leading esports company RFRSH Entertainment to represent the media rights […]