Jan
16

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (1/16/15)

Credit: Nathaniel Turner for the New York Times

Darren is out of the country but the weekly Shabbat Shalom series will still be coming to you. While I am jealous of Darren, I am extremely honored and excited to run the site as he enjoys Peru. Here are a couple of Darren’s pieces over the week on FORBES: (1) Tostitos Turns To Eagles…
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Jan
09

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (1/9/2015)

Mike Tannenbaum (left). Photo by William Perlman/THE STAR-LEDGER via USA TODAY Sports.

Exactly one month until my 30th birthday.  Yes, I’m leaving the glorious 20’s and I’m not thrilled about it.  I am in Gainesville, FL today for somewhat of a business trip, with an exciting announcement relating to same hopefully coming to you in the near future.  On Monday, I am heading out of the country…
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Jan
02

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (1/2/2015)

Andy Murray will be sporting Under Armour with new deal. Photo by Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports.

Happy New Year and Shabbat Shalom!  Sports Agent Blog is now officially nine years old and does not feel a day older than three.  Thanks to all of you who have stuck by and continued to read our content over the years.  We have some new contributors coming on board and will continue to pump…
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Dec
26

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (12/26/2014)

Jon Jones after the UFC light heavy weight championship fight against Glover Teixeria at Baltimore Arena. Jones retained the light heavy height championship by defeating Teixeria. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

It’s the day after Christmas, the Miami Heat beat the Cleveland Cavaliers and all is well in the world.  Signing season is heating up, and many big time NFL prospects will begin to sign Standard Representation Agreements with NFLPA certified Contract Advisors.  As always, Sports Agent Blog will stay on top of the signings and report…
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Dec
19

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (12/19/2014)

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Shabbat Shalom my friends.  And a Merry Christmas to those celebrating the holiday next week.  A lot of interesting occurrences this week, including a featured interview on Above the Law and some coverage of a trademark application I filed for Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (“Money Green”).  As the year wraps up, I am looking…
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Dec
12

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (12/12/2014)

Scott Boras

December 31, 2005.  That was the day I decided to create this website.  Amazingly, almost a decade later, it is still up and running, and hopefully providing worthwhile content to you that you enjoy to consume.  Please let me know what we can do to make the website even better in the future.  We have…
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Dec
05

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (12/5/2014)

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) steals the basketball against Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris (12) during the fourth quarter at Oracle Arena. The Warriors defeated the Magic 98-97. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

It’s Art Basel week in Miami, which means the streets are even more clogged than usual and parties recommend you dress in some sort of “Artistic Chic” fashion.  Tough season for my Florida Gators, but we finally have a new coach.  Hope remains high for the Miami Dolphins, with a big game against the Baltimore…
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Nov
28

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (11/28/2014)

Ray Rice. Photo Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports.

I hope everyone reading this had a Happy Thanksgiving and enjoys the rest of their weekend.  For me, it has been full of food, family, football and today a nice round of golf.  The weather in South Florida is beautiful, which once again reminds me why I choose to live in this tropical paradise.  This…
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Nov
21

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (11/21/2014)

Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton (right) signs his contract next to Marlins owner Jeffery Loria (left) during a press conference at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Not many Shabbat Shalom wrap-ups before the start of a new year.  Where did the time fly?  But before a new year comes a wealth of football, including some Thanksgiving Thursday match-ups next week.  I was at UNC-Chapel Hill last weekend to celebrate their homecoming.  Beautiful place, but boy was it cold outside!  Stay in South…
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Nov
14

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (11/14/2014)

JR Rickert is the CEO of JR Sports Enterprises, LLC based and the former co-owner of National Sports Management.

Had a fantastic time in New York last weekend.  Spent all day Sunday chowing down on Mark Schlereth’s delicious creations while watching football at DIRECTV’s FantasyZone in Soho.  Life could have been worse for those few hours.  Today, I am off to Raleigh, North Carolina and will get to experience UNC for the first time…
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