Jun
26

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (6/26/15)

The Eagles have an interesting contract situation with Sam Bradford (Phot via turfshowtimes.com)

Happy Friday ladies and gentlemen! This has been quite the week for me personally as I moved from Fort Lauderdale to New York City on Wednesday. It has been a huge change and I’m extremely excited to see what the future holds. If any of you want to reach out or connect with me, shoot…
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Jun
19

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (6/19/15)

Tim Duncan Lost Over $20 Million (Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports)

Congratulations to the Golden State Warriors on winning the NBA Championship this week. The Warriors were my pre-playoff pick to win it all and anyone who follows Darren on Twitter knows he was quite happy my prediction came true. The big story in the NBA agent business this week was the announcement that the NBPA…
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Jun
12

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (6/12/15)

Carmelo Anthony is now the owner of a Puerto Rican soccer team (Photo via esquire.com)

We are four games through the NBA Finals and they certainly have not disappointed. ESPN  announced today that this year’s NBA Finals is the most watched and highest-rated ever on ABC through four games. Last week Saturday, history was made as American Pharoah won  the Belmont Stake. He became the first horse in 37 years to…
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Jun
05

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (6/5/15)

No one generated interest in the agent business quite like Ari Gold & Jerry Maguire

While the FIFA scandal has been the biggest story in sports over the past week, today has brought a plethora of newsworthy stories. Kyrie Irving has officially been ruled out of the playoffs with a fractured knee cap. While I picked the Warriors to win it all, I am extremely upset that we won’t be…
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May
30

Shabbat Shalom: Saturday Wrap-up (5/30/15)

Kobe Bryant has signed with WME

The NHL playoffs have not disappointed this year as nearly every series has been exciting to watch. With the Blackhawks up big, it appears it will be Chicago vs Tampa Bay for the Stanley Cup. It’s hard not to root for the Lightning and their well respected owner, Jeff Vinik. Darren looked at Nike’s potential involvement…
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May
22

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (5/22/15)

Via Boris Diaw's Instagram

My not so bold pick to win the NBA Championship, the Golden State Warriors, is still looking pretty good with the Conference Finals underway. Out in the East, JR Smith’s unbelievable performance in game 1, in addition to the NBA Draft Lottery, was yet another reminder life won’t get any easier for me as a…
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May
08

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (5/8/15)

Dwight Freeney is suing Bank of America (Credit: Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports)

Following one of the most exciting weeks in sports, there has been no shortage in headlines. The majority of people (Twitter) were disappointed with the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight. The fight reportedly had over 5 million pay per view buys making it the highest selling pay-per-view fight of all time. The Clippers beat the Spurs in one…
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May
01

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (5/1/15)

Via KMMSports.com

The weekend is finally upon us! This Saturday is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated days in sports history. Prior to the fight, we all get to watch game 7 of the Clippers vs. Spurs series which has certainly lived up to its hype. With the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight and Kentucky Derby taking place on May…
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Apr
25

Shabbat Shalom: Saturday Wrap-up (4/25/15)

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao (Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports)

We are one week away from the “Fight of the Century” with Mayweather vs. Pacquiao on May 2nd. In the spirit of the delayed ticket sales for the fight, our Shabbat Shalom series was also delayed to today. There’s plenty of sporting events over the next week including the NFL Draft this Thursday. Prior to the…
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Apr
17

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (4/17/15)

Jordan Spieth hugs caddie Michael Greller after winning the final round of The Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports

Even though we are coming off of Masters week, there are still many major sporting events to come over the next few weeks. The NBA playoffs begin tomorrow with my pick to win it all, the Warriors, tipping off at 3:30. The 141st running of the Kentucky Derby is Saturday, May 2nd, 2015. If this date…
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