Apr
17

Oklahoma’s Cameron Clark Sign With Basketball Agents Mike Silverman And Brandon Grier

Oklahoma Sooners forward Cameron Clark (21) reacts in the first half of a men's college basketball game during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament against the North Dakota State Bison at Veterans Memorial Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Last week, NBPA Certified Contract Advisors, Mike Silverman and Brandon Grier, signed Michigan State point guard Keith Appling.  The duo did not waste time in signing another NBA draft prospect in Oklahoma University guard/forward, Cameron Clark. The Sherman, Texas native finished the 2013-14 campaign averaging 15.6 PPG, 5.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists while shooting 43%…
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Apr
12

Huge Loss For IMG As Marketing Agent Alan Zucker Joins Excel Sports

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After signing a multi-year extension with IMG in 2011, marketing agent Alan Zucker left the agency for Excel Sports earlier this week. Zucker now joins a few former IMG employees at Excel, including sports agents Jeff Schwartz, Casey Close, and Mark Steinberg.  He currently serves as the marketing agent for a number of athletes including…
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Apr
09

Group Of 2014 NBA Prospects Pick Their Sports Agents

Cincinnati Bearcats guard Sean Kilpatrick (23) addresses the media in a press conference during practice before the second round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament at Veterans Memorial Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Michigan State men’s basketball coach Tom Izzo has unfortunately lost his dynamic backcourt of Gary Harris and Keith Appling, according to Darren Heitner of Sports Agent Blog. Heitner tweeted last week that Harris will likely sign with Aaron Mintz of Creative Artists Agency.  Harris is slated to go to the Orlando Magic at No. 15…
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Apr
07

Texas A&M Announces Its Sports Law Symposium

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What: Inaugural Sports Law Symposium by Texas A&M’s Sports & Entertainment Law Society When: Friday, April 25, 2014 Where: Texas A&M University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas Time: 9:30am – 4:30pm Confirmed speakers are from the Texas Rangers, FC Dallas, Willis & Woy, SMU, TCU, the Lonestar Conference, and more. Schedule 8:00 – 9:30     …
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Apr
03

Six Questions With Lyle Yorks, Group Director/FIFA Sports Agent At James Grant Sports

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The following “Six Questions” short interview is with Lyle Yorks, Group Director/FIFA sports agent, with James Grant Sports. Connect with Lyle on Twitter. 1) When did you realize you wanted to work in sports, and more specifically, in the sports agency industry? Everything in my life led up to what I do now for a…
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Apr
01

On To The Next One: Brittan Golden

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Brittan Golden (10) catches a pass over Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane (20) during the first half at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports

Over the last few years and most recently in the past couple of months, Relativity Sports is becoming the sports agency of choice for wide receivers.  The agency represents the likes of Dez Bryant, Larry Fitzgerald, and Michael Crabtree. This week, Arizona Cardinals wideout Brittan Golden signed with one of Relativity’s NFLPA Certified Contract Advisors,…
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Mar
27

Priority Sports Signs Creighton’s Doug McDermott

Creighton Bluejays head coach Greg McDermott embraces forward Doug McDermott (3) after they lost to the Baylor Bears in a men's college basketball game during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament at AT&T Center. Photo Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Doug McDermott bowed out of the NCAA Tournament last weekend at the hands of Baylor. The Creighton small forward is already planning for the next stage in his professional career as he signed with Chicago-based Priority Sports earlier this week, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman.  Sports agent Mark Bartelstein will represent him. This past season, McDermott…
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Mar
26

TPG Sports Career Conference Anticipates Over 200 Attendees

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What: 3rd Annual TPG Sports Group Career Conference When: March 28-29, 2014 Where: Wells Fargo Auditorium, Charlotte, North Carolina About: For the third consecutive year, undergraduate and graduate students along with sports business professionals will descend on Charlotte, North Carolina for the third annual TPG Sports Group Career Conference.  The two-day event will feature speaker…
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Mar
19

Two-Day Symposium In South Florida Spans Music, Film, Television And Sports

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What: ABA 5th Annual International Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports When: May 1-2, 2014 Where: The Palms Hotel and Spa, Miami Beach About: The 5th Annual International Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports is a two-day event in South Florida.  The Symposium will feature 12 panels…
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Mar
19

IF Management Signs ESPN Studio Analyst Mark Brunell

Former Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Mark Brunell speaks with Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan in the second quarter of their game against the Buffalo Bills at EverBank Field. Brunell was inducted into the "Pride of the Jaguars" during halftime ceremonies. Photo Credit: Phil Sears-USA TODAY Sports

Broadcasting agency, IF Management, represents some of the most recognizable broadcasters and media personalities in the sports business industry, including Doug Gottlieb (CBS), Seth Greenberg (ESPN), Bill Patrick (NBC Sports), Clay Travis (Fox Sports 1), Dave Revsine (Big Ten Network), and others. The New York-based sports agency recently expanded its client base, signing ex NFL…
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