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First of all, I must say that it is always pleasant to be listed on Deadspin and Yardbarker on the same day. With that being said, the fine people over at Yardbarker.com informed me of their service today after this post became very popular, and I have decided to add a button of theirs to […]

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Will The Yankees Success Hurt Agents?

Since the beginning of the Steinbrenner era, the Yankees have been notorious for purchasing high-priced and sometimes overvalued free-agents.  George Steinbrenner’s willingness to spend an exorbitant amount of money on his team has made Sports Agents eager to have their clients signed by the New York Yankees (for recent story, see: Johnny Damon). But when […]

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Lack Of Posts…

Sorry that content has been weak lately, but there has not been much Sports Agent news and I have been extremely busy. I do not talk much about myself on this blog, but will tell a little about what has been keeping me occupied other than this website. Today, I just sent in my 12th […]

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Sports Agents

Show Yourself The Money

Ask any Sports Agent, you most likely need to have some money before you can start making any.  Clients may cost you a lot of money prior to you receiving any sort of profit on your investment.  A chance is being taken on a man named Sun Ming Ming by Charles Bonsignore. A graduate of […]

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Nightmare Clients of the Week

Nightmare Clients for the Week of October 1st-October 8th

1. Terrence Kiel of the San Diego Chargers was arrested for shipping a codeine type of cough syrup called “lean” and may be missing some future games [You Can Leon On Him]. 2. Albert Haynesworth of the Tennessee Titans received a 5 game suspension after stepping on another player’s head [Titans’ Haynesworth gets five-game suspension]. […]

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Sports Law

Milwaukee: Beer & Sports

Tomorrow (Friday, October 6, 2006), the National Sports Law Institute will kick off its conference to cover Individual Performer Sports: Current Legal and Business Issues.  The entire conference will be held at Marquette University in Alumni Memorial Union, #36.  Attendance counts for 8 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits hours.  You only need to worry about […]

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Social Networking

The Stalkerbook Strikes Again

Would you be scared if every current/former student and corporation had access to your personal information, photos, etc?  How about if you someone never even had to go to school or be an employee of Apple/EA Sports/etc to access your information.  Would that make you feel a little uneasy? Last week, Facebook decided to go […]

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NBA Players Sports Agents

True Hoop Wiki

Henry Abbott, through his basketball blog True Hoop, is on a mission to provide more knowledge about basketball agent/client relations to the common man/woman.  On October 3rd, Abbott announced the creation of the first publicly available online list of NBA players and their agents.  The website is named TrueHoopWiki, and will attempt to cover other […]

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Don’t Sell This Guy Short

“Sports GMs are really like stock traders. They get profits by identifying the players that will bring the biggest returns on the field.” – Mike Kerns, CEO of PROTRADE. PROTRADE was founded in 2004 in an effort to allow its users to trade professional athletes like stocks. With a ticker always running on the bottom […]

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Nightmare Clients for the Week of September 24th-October 1st

It has been rather quiet on the nightmare client front for the past 2 weeks. That definitely changed this week… 1. Odell Thurman of the Cincinnati Bengals has become the 6th Bengal arrested this year after getting pulled over for a DUI. Tack a year-long suspension on top of his current 4 game suspension for […]