Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (4/21/2017)

April is a big month of traveling, with stops in New York, Boston and Washington D.C., two of the cities currently having teams in the NBA Playoffs, with Boston hardly counting among them based on their play to date. A trip to Milan could be coming in early May, but

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (12/16/2016)

Labor peace in Major League Baseball and now the NBA. It's a good thing for fans and hopefully works out for owners and players as well. I am taking a real vacation next week, a week-long Celebrity cruise from Saturday through Saturday, so it is very unlikely that you will

Six Questions With Athletes First President Brian Murphy

The following “Six Questions” short interview with President of Athletes First, Brian Murphy, was conducted by Belmont University Law School student and aspiring sports/entertainment agent Mark J. Burns.  Connect with Brian Murphy on Twitter. 1. You created Athletes First in 2001. What motivated you to transition away from practicing law and into

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (12/7/2012)

Last night's loss to the New York Knicks hurt quite a bit, and I know I am going to be hearing about it all day from select clients.  Just remember - it's only December.  What are your thoughts on the Israeli basketball team that suspended its captain for calling another