Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (3/9/2018)

It is with great pleasure that I am announcing the availability of the Second Edition of my book How to Play the Game: What Every Sports Attorney Needs to Know, published by the American Bar Association. While it is certainly something many lawyers (and especially sports lawyers) as well as

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (8/4/2017)

Well it's been one hell of a week. The El Clasico Miami was an awesome event and my buddy Daniel Sillman did a great job as host. It is clear that Miami is a great host city for international soccer matches. Then, on Monday, I closed on a new house

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 (2/10/2017)

As of yesterday, I am 32-years-old. Beyond my fiancee reminding me "how old I am," I still feel rather young. It's a combination of mentality as well as physical routine. And in reality, I am still young. At least I'll keep telling myself that. This Saturday, I'm excited to serve as

On To The Next One: Zach Mettenberger

Tennessee Titans QB, Zach Mettenberger, has signed with Tom Condon and Jimmy Sexton of CAA for his representation, according to a Tweet by Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean. This comes after Mettenberger parted ways with his former agent Joe Linta of JL Sports. Linta made some highly publicized remarks to ESPNs Chris Mortensen

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (7/4/2014)

A special Shabbat Shalom, Happy July 4th to you and yours.  Congratulations to Sports Agent Blog contributor Mark Burns on joining the SportsMoney team at Forbes.  It is always exciting to see Sports Agent Blog contributors expand their horizons and take hold of new opportunities.  Speaking of, another Sports Agent Blog contributor Benjamin Haynes recently

Auburn’s Iron Bowl Hero, Chris Davis, Signs With Sports Agent Joe Linta

The hero of Auburn University’s memorable Iron Bowl victory over Alabama recently took the next step towards an NFL career: signing with a sports agent.  Senior cornerback, Chris Davis, signed with NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor, Joe Linta. “We couldn't be more thrilled to be working with Chris Davis,” Linta said.  “He

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (5/31/2013)

This week's Friday Wrap-up is heavy on Joe Flacco's agent, Joe Linta, who publicly called the Baltimore Ravens "dumb".  This is probably my favorite time of the year, especially in recent past with the Miami Heat dominating the NBA.  Last night's game was a blast to witness in person.  This week on