How To Become An NBA Agent – Bernie Lee’s Path

Bernie Lee is the President of Lee Basketball Services Ltd., a full-service basketball agency specializing in representing basketball players overseas. Bernie is certified by the NBPA and is based out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. An interview between he and Darren Heitner can be found here. A common question for those interested in becoming an agent…

On To The Next One: Clint Capela

Houston Rockets center and Swiss national, Clint Capela, has signed with Wasserman. The 25th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft was previously represented by Comsport. At Wasserman, Capela will be represented by Darren Matsubara and Jason Ranne. The 6’10” 240 pound center has played in 73 career games with 35 starts. He is averaging…

Mike Conley Jr. Signs With NCLUSIVE Sports

Press Release Los Angeles, CA, March 4th, 2016 – NCLUSIVE Sports has announced the signing of NBA star Point Guard Mike Conley Jr. of the Memphis Grizzlies, for marketing, public relations, merchandising, and digital branding. The Hollywood-based sports marketing and branding firm will manage all marketing opportunities, as well as digital assets for the former Ohio…

On To The Next One: Greivis Vasquez

Milwaukee Bucks Guard Greivis Vasquez has signed with Octagon agent Alex Saratsis for representation. In doing so, Greivis has parted ways with Wasserman Media Group, and his agent Darren Matsubara. The 29 year old veteran out of Maryland, is in the final year of his 2 year / $13,000,000 contract, as he is set to…

On To The Next One: Joel Embiid

Per our own Darren Heitner, Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is expected to switch his representation and sign with Leon Rose. He was formerly represented by Wasserman Media Group, who have represented him since he turned pro. The third overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft out of Kansas, Embiid has yet to play in…

On To The Next One: Al Horford

Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford has decided to rejoin Wasserman Media Group last week after briefly being represented by Bill Duffy and BDA Sports Management. This decision comes after only two months of being represented by the agency. Horford had been represented by Arn Tellem at Wasserman for the majority of his eight year career…

On To The Next One: Raymond Felton & Gerald Henderson

Portland guard Gerald Henderson and the Mavericks’ Raymond Felton have both decided to drop Wasserman Media Group as their representation. Both guards have now signed with Tandem Sports & Entertainment. Veteran agent Jim Tanner founded Tandem in 2013 after building an extremely successful talent representation practice at law firm Williams & Connolly. In addition to…

Jabari Parker Leaves Agent B.J. Armstrong

The following is the first contribution from new contributor Donovan Phillips. He graduated with a B.A  in Economics from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and is currently living in Berlin and working for a sports agency that represents basketball players. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Bucks forward Jabari Parker has confirmed that he is…