2016 NBA Draft Recap: Excel Sports, CAA And ASM Sports Lead Agencies

Top 5 Agencies of the 2016 NBA Draft Excel Sports Management CAA ASM Sports Wasserman Priority Sports Honorable Mention: Roc Nation Sports Top 5 Agents of the 2016 NBA Draft Mike Lindeman – Excel Sports Management (4 players drafted, 1 in the first-round) Rob Pelinka – Landmark Sports (2 players drafted, both in the top-ten) Mike George…

2016 NBA Draft First Round Mock With Agents

My friend Michael Schottey just published a mock draft for the 2016 NBA Draft scheduled to take place on June 23. Mock drafts never provide a completely accurate position on where players are picked, especially because teams are prone to trade slots and selections prior to and during the draft. Additionally, it is impossible to…

Maryland Center, Diamond Stone, Signs With Tandem Sports

According to SBJ, Maryland center, Diamond Stone, has signed with Tandem Sports & Entertainment for his representation in the 2016 NBA Draft. The 6-foot-11, 255 pound Stone did not have to go very far from the Maryland campus in College Park, MD to his new agency – Tandem is located in Arlington, VA a mere…

Yogi Ferrell Signs With Keith Kreiter Of Edge Sports International

Per a Tweet by Jeff Goodman, former Indiana standout point guard Yogi Ferrell has signed with Edge Sports International for his representation in this summer’s NBA Draft. He will be represented by Keith Kreiter. The 6-foot, 180-pound Ferrell had a record setting career as a four-year starter for the Hoosiers. By the end of his…

DOMANTAS SABONIS AND ALEX CARUSO TAP WASSERMAN FOR REPRESENTATION

Per a press release from the company, Wasserman [yesterday] announced the signing of Gonzaga’s Domantas Sabonis and Texas A&M’s Alex Caruso for representation in all on- and off-the-court endeavors. Agent Greg Lawrence will represent Caruso, while Lawrence and Jason Ranne will co-represent Sabonis. Gonzaga University power forward/center Domantas Sabonis had one of the best seasons of…

Wasserman Signs NBA Prospects Georges Niang And Stephen Zimmerman

Per a press release from the company, Wasserman today announced the signing of two NBA Draft prospects – Georges Niang and Stephen Zimmerman. Niang will be represented by agents Thad Foucher and Makhtar Ndiaye and Zimmerman by agent Darren ‘Mats’ Matsubara. Both have signed with Wasserman for representation in all areas. Iowa State forward Georges Niang is a 2016 consensus…

UConn Phenom Breanna Stewart Signs With Wasserman

Per a tweet from Sports Business Journal’s Liz Mullen, Unviersity of Connecticut basketball player Breanna Stewart has signed a representation agreement with Wasserman. She will be managed by Lindsay Kagawa Colas. Breanna Stewart was a dominant player all the way through her 4 years at Connecticut. Amongst her many accolades, she is the only player…

Georges Niang Signs With Wasserman

As reported by ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, former Iowa State standout forward, Georges Niang, has signed with Wasserman for his 2016 NBA Draft representation. He will be represented by Thad Foucher and Makhtar Ndiaye. The 6-foot-8, 230 pound Massachusetts native finished his four-year career in Ames, IA with a senior year average of 20.5 PPG, 6.2…