Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (4/7/2017)

Hello my friends, and welcome to another edition of the weekly wrap-up. This week's version comes to you from Philadelphia, where I will be speaking on a panel concerning esports at an amazing event put on by Andrew Brandt and Villanova Law: 2017 Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Journal Symposium. It

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (3/24/2017)

Miraculously, I came back from Las Vegas a winner, and actually made a decent amount of money between betting on college basketball games (a lot of money won on the Gators) as well as poker. Was about even in blackjack. Today, I'm in Gainesville, where it is currently illegal to

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (3/17/2017)

Here's a special St. Patrick's Day, Darren in Las Vegas edition of the weekly wrap-up. I'm in Vegas for what has been an annual tradition for so many years that I have lost count. Sin City is the destination of choice for the first couple rounds of the NCAA Tournament,

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (3/4/2016)

I'm out here in the Windy City (Chicago) for a full day of fantasy sports. I will be speaking, along with many other very qualified sports lawyers, at the 26th Annual DePaul Law Review Symposium: Daily Fantasy Sports and Sports Gambling. It was a crazy week of working for new

On To The Next One: Jason Richardson

Jason "J-Rich" Richardson is on to the next one.  He has terminated his relationship with basketball agent Dan Fegan, but has not yet chosen a replacement.  In 2011, Richardson signed a 4-year, $25 million contract with the Orlando Magic, and was traded to the Philadelphia 76ers in August 2012.  He has

On To The Next One (Again): Kris Humphries

As was first reported last week by Scott Soshnick of Bloomberg, Brooklyn Nets power forward Kris Humphries has terminated his relationship with basketball agent Dan Fegan and signed with Arn Tellem of Wasserman Media Group.  The change follows the recent news that Fegan separated from Lagardère Unlimited and rumors that Fegan is likely to join fellow basketball

Sources: Basketball Agent Dan Fegan To Join Happy Walters At Relativity Sports

Earlier this month, prominent basketball agent Dan Fegan confirmed that he was no longer an employee at Lagardère Unlimited, but said that he was still involved in "active discussions" with the company.  Based on what Sports Agent Blog has learned from multiple sources, those active discussions have come to a halt, at least to

Basketball Agent Dan Fegan Leaves Lagardère Unlimited; Company To Continue Basketball Representation Practice

Basketball agent Dan Fegan has gone from representing the #1 overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft (former University of Kentucky and current Washington Wizards guard John Wall) to not signing a representation agreement with a single player selected in the 2012 NBA Draft.  When Blue Entertainment Sports Television (BEST) - eventually acquired