Jul
28

WME | IMG Signs American Tennis Star Jack Sock

Jack Sock signs with WME|IMG for representation. Photo via nytimes.com.

Per a tweet by Liz Mullen of SBJ, rising American tennis star Jack Sock has signed with WME|IMG for worldwide marketing and management representation. He was previously represented by CAA Sports. The 22-year-old is the latest signing for WME|IMG’s tennis division and joins the likes of Petra Kvitova, Jo-Wilfred Tsonga, and other rising stars Eugenie Bouchard…
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Jul
27

On To The Next One: Dominique Easley

Dominique Easley Via USA Today

Per Ben Volin, New England Patriots DE Dominique Easley has signed with Sean Stellato of SES. Easley was formerly represented by Tom Santanello of Elevate Football Agency. The former Florida Gator was selected 29th overall by the Patriots in the 2014 NFL Draft. The 6’2 285 lb. DE had a very quiet rookie campaign playing…
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Jul
24

Recap: 2015 The Sports Entertainment Group at Kelley Drye Player/Agent Retreat

Adisa Bakari & Jeff Whitney. Via WashingtonPost.com

“To Whom Much Is Given, Much Is Required!” This was the theme of the 2015 Annual Client Retreat hosted by The Sports Entertainment Group (TSEG) at Kelley Drye. The annual retreat has reached its 5th year and moved from its usual location in Las Vegas, Nevada to Miami Beach, Florida with plans to return to Miami…
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Jul
22

On To The Next One: Robert Ayers

Giants DE Robert Ayers has switched agencies via bigblueinteractive.com.

Per Liz Mullen of SBJ, New York Giants defensive end Robert Ayers has signed with Sean Kiernan and Erik Burkhardt of Select Sports Group. He was previously represented by Eastern Athletic Services’ founder Tony Agnone. The former first round (18th overall) pick by the Denver Broncos in 2009 out of Tennessee is entering his seventh NFL…
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Jul
22

A Look Behind ASM Sports’ 2015 NBA Draft Preparation

Kristaps Porzingis was ASM Sports' highest drafted player selected 4th by the Knicks in the 2015 NBA Draft

ASM Sports is one of the largest and most successful basketball agencies in the world. Founded by Andy Miller, ASM Sports represents some of the NBA’s elite talent including Kevin Garnett, Kyle Lowry, Serge Ibaka, and Jeff Teague. This year, ASM had 8 players selected in the NBA Draft, the most of any agency. One…
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Jul
21

On To The Next One: Terrence Brooks

Ravens S Terrence Brooks has joined Rosenhaus Sports. via BaltimoreRavens.com.

Per Liz Mullen of SBJ, Baltimore Ravens safety Terrence Brooks has signed with Drew Rosenhaus and Michael Katz of Rosenhaus Sports. He was previously represented by Jordan Woy of Willis & Woy and Associates. The Ravens selected Brooks in the third-round of the 2014 NFL Draft out of Florida State. The 5’11” 200 lb safety was…
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Jul
21

Russell Okung Is Taking On Free Agency Without An Agent

Russell Okung says he will negotiate his next contract without an agent (Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports)

The following was written by our new contributor, Alex Fernandez.  Russell Okung hates Jerry McGuire. “This movie insinuates that athletes need someone else to “show them the money” because they can’t get out there and get the money themselves. I hate that.” Okung has received plenty of courting attempts by agencies promising him the money…
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Jul
20

On To The Next One: Zach Mettenberger

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Per Sports Business Journal, Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger has signed with CAA Sports. He was previously signed to JL Sports and now will be represented by agents Jim Denton, Patrick Collins, Jimmy Sexton and Tom Condon in the CAA Football division. Mettenberger is entering his second year in the NFL and has totaled 8…
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Jul
20

On To The Next One: Sheldon Richardson

Sheldon Richardson has left CAA for Relativity Sports (Photo Cred: CBSSports.com)

Per Sports Business Journal, New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson has left CAA Sports & signed with Relativity Sports. Richardson will be represented by agents Ben Dogra, Eugene Parker and Kyle Evans. He was represented by Dogra while with CAA Sports. Richardson was drafted in 1st round of the 2013 NFL Draft by the…
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Jul
13

2015 NBA Draft Players/Agents & Analysis

Karl Towns, the #1 pick, is represented by Leon Rose of CAA Sports (Photo Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports)

Highlights ASM Sports had 8 clients drafted including 4 1st rounders BDA Sports had 7 clients selected including 4 1st rounders and 3 in the top 10 Excel Sports Management had 6 clients drafted including 2 1st rounders CAA Sports had 4 clients drafted including the 1st and 2nd overall picks Priority Sports had 4…
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