The following guest contribution is provided by Hardik Sanghavi, who graduated from DePaul University in 2016 with a major in finance and minor in accounting. During his time at DePaul, Hardik interned with ESPN Chicago and Priority Sports & Entertainment. He now works as a Commercial Underwriter in the Insurance Industry
Only 3 days until I make the move within Fort Lauderdale from the beautiful Victoria Park to the even more beautiful Isles of Las Olas. I am incredibly excited and stressed about the move. This weekend is also El Clasico Miami, and I have to give a shout out to
Top 5 Agencies of the 2017 NBA Draft
Excel Sports Management
Honorable Mention: ASM Sports
Top 5 Agents of the 2017 NBA Draft
Happy Walters - Catalyst Sports (5 clients drafted including two first-round picks at #5 and #25)
Andy Miller - ASM Sports (4 clients
While the young NBA offseason has been making most of the headlines in the sports world this week, in NFL news, agents Pat Dye Jr. and Jimmy Sexton are dealing with a lawsuit surrounding the stealing of clients.
Dye and Sexton were partners at SportsTrust Advisors until Sexton decided to break
Here are some quick notes on how certain sports agencies fared through the first two rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft:
Creative Artists Agency (CAA) dominated the first round. In total, CAA had nine clients off the board in the first, with six of them being taken within the top twenty,
According to SBJ, former Baltimore Ravens linebacker and ESPN personality Ray Lewis has signed with Creative Artists Agency (CAA). CAA will represent Lewis in all aspects of his second career, including television, publishing, philanthropy, speaking, endorsements and media.
Lewis played his entire 17-year professional career with the Baltimore Ravens. He was
Per SBJ, Buffalo Bills QB EJ Manuel has signed with CAA Sports for his representation on and off the field.
The former 16th overall pick of the 2013 NFL Draft out of Florida State was previously represented by Eugene Parker, who passed away earlier this year. He was the only quarterback
Per Liz Mullen of SBJ, CAA Sports has signed world No. 7-ranked golfer Patrick Reed for his representation on and off the course. With CAA, Reed will be represented by a team of agents led by CAA Sports Global Head of Sports Endorsements Lowell Taub and Global Head of Sales
Another busy week in the books. And another heart-breaker of a loss for the Miami Dolphins, a team that is 0-2 and somehow is the biggest favorite on the board this week (sure, it is the Browns, but still). I was in Las Vegas last weekend and had a quick
Former Chicago Bears and Carolina Panthers cornerback, Charles "Peanut" Tillman has signed with CAA as he embarks on his broadcasting career, following his retirement this summer.
The Chicago-native was drafted in the second round of the 2003 NFL Draft (35th Overall) out of Louisiana Lafayette by his hometown team - the