MARKO ARAPOVIC AND MINDAUGAS KUZMINSKAS SIGN WITH WASSERMAN FOR REPRESENTATION

Per a press release from the company, Wasserman [yesterday] announced the signing of Cedevita’s Marko Arapovi? and Unicaja’s Mindaugas Kuzminskas for representation in all areas. Croatian power forward and center Marko Arapovi? has been playing professionally in Croatia since 2011, most recently for Cedevita in the Croatian League. He is a three-time Croatian Cup champion,…

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…

Roc Nation Sports Signs Boxer John Bauza

Per a tweet from the company, Roc Nation Sports has added 18 year old John Bauza to its Boxing roster. Bauza is a Junior Welterweight from San Juan, Puerto Rico and will make his professional debut on April 23 at the Roger L. Mendoza Coliseum in Caguas, Puerto Rico, as part of Miguel Cotto Promotions’ DIRECTV Boxing Nights…

Octagon Hockey and GONGSHOW Launch Original Content Series: The Road

Per a press release from the company, with less than 70 days till the 2016 NHL Draft, Octagon Hockey, a leading global hockey representation agency, and GONGSHOW, the world’s most innovative Lifestyle Hockey Apparel company, have created an original content series, The Road. A six-episode series, The Road follows the path of eight top hockey prospects preparing and training for…

Lauren Thompson Signs With Fidelity Sports Group

Press Release: Lauren Thompson, a fixture on Golf Channel, signs with Fidelity Sports Group for exclusive representation across broadcasting, endorsements, appearances, and philanthropy. Orlando, Florida (April 15th, 2016)–Media personality Lauren Thompson has signed with Fidelity Sports for exclusive worldwide sports marketing and management representation. She will be co-represented by Fidelity Sports’ principles David Moorman and…

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…

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (4/15/2016)

Coming to you live from New York today, where I am speaking on a fantasy sports panel at Cozen O’Connor’s Sports Law event, which features fantastic panelists throughout. We are quickly coming up to the 2016 NFL Draft and just learned about a blockbuster trade between the Tennessee Titans and St. Louis Rams, swapping the…