Shabbat Shalom: Saturday Wrap-up (4/25/15)

We are one week away from the "Fight of the Century" with Mayweather vs. Pacquiao on May 2nd. In the spirit of the delayed ticket sales for the fight, our Shabbat Shalom series was also delayed to today. There's plenty of sporting events over the next week including the NFL Draft

2015 NFL Draft Player/Agency Attendees

Per a Tweet by Randall Liu, there are 26 players confirmed to attend the 2015 NFL Draft. The noticeable absentees include the top QB prospect, and projected number one overall pick, Jameis Winston, the number two QB prospect, Marcus Mariota, and top WR Amari Cooper. Winston has said that he will

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (4/26/2013)

We are in the thick of the 2013 NFL Draft, and I am in Dallas (until tonight) being a good American and attending events surrounding the official unveiling of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.  The Rounds 1-7 NFL Draft Player/Agent page will certainly be created this year; however, I have decided to

On To The Next One: Mike Harris

NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor Terry Watson had two players selected in the 2012 NFL Draft - Florida State cornerback Mike Harris (#176 overall to the Jacksonville Jaguars) and South Carolina strong safety Antonio Allen (#242 overall to the New York Jets).  Unfortunately for Watson, the higher pick, Harris, has already decided to make a

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (5/4/2012)

Earlier this week, I had a blast speaking at the American Bar Association Forum On The Entertainment And Sports Industries.  I spoke on the issue of high interest rate loans to athletes, and was somewhat surprised to find that much of those in attendance were unaware of the loans (not just

NFLPA Contract Advisor Ken Sarnoff Departs From Lagardère Unlimited

Earlier this year, when Lagardère Unlimited acquired Scottsdale, Arizona-based Gaylord Sports Management Group, it inherited a golf division, baseball division, and football division.  That football division was run by NFLPA Contract Advisor Ken Sarnoff.  Almost immediately, the Gaylord Sports association was dropped and Sarnoff became a part of the Lagardère team, working in a football