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Wasserman Acquires The Montag Group Talent Agency

As of January 5, 2022, Wasserman COO Jason Ranne announced the acquisition of The Montag Group, a New York-based talent agency founded by Sandy Montag. The agency prides itself on representing a variety of talent in media and broadcasting, including the likes of NBC’s Bob Costas, TNT’s Kenny Smith, and ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt. The […]

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Kayvon Thibodeaux Declares For Draft And Opts Out Of Alamo Bowl

Oregon’s star defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux declared for the NFL draft and signed with Wasserman for on-field representation. Grand Sports Management will undertake his marketing, media, and business endeavors. In addition, Kayvon will receive his draft prep from Athletic Gaines. Regarded as one of the best college defensive players in the country, Thibodeaux is a […]

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2021 NBA Draft Recap

By: Jacoby Vault and Samantha Greenberg The NBA welcomed its newest rookies last night as 60 players were drafted in the two rounds of the NBA Draft. The NBA Draft took place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Excel Sports Management represented the first pick of the NBA Draft with Cade Cunningham from […]

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Day Two NFL Draft Agent Recap: Athletes First Leads The Way

Day 2 of the 2021 NFL Draft is in the books, and the top-tier agencies continued to see plenty of their clients selected whereas some of the smaller agencies finally got on the board for the first time.  Athletes First turned in an impressive round 1 with eight clients selected and the agency continued that […]

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Feron Hunt Signs With Wasserman Sports

Wasserman Sports has signed junior Feron Hunt to their client roster. Hunt will be joining Jalen Suggs, David Duke Jr, Evan Mobley, Joel Ayayi, and Trendon Watford for their rookie NBA Draft class. The 6’8, 195-pound small forward is from DeSoto, Texas where he attended DeSoto High School. During the 2020-2021 season, Hunt appeared in […]

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Wasserman Sports Announces 2021 NBA Draft Class

With the 2021 NBA Draft set to take place on July 29th, Wasserman Sports has announced their 2021 NBA Draft Class which includes: Jalen Suggs, David Duke Jr, Evan Mobley, Joel Ayayi, and Trendon Watford. Jalen Suggs – Gonzaga University 2020-2021 Accolades: Sporting News NCAA D1 2nd Team All-Americans Wooden Award Finalist Bob Cousy Point […]

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2021 NFL Draft Round 1 Recap Of Player-Agent Pairings

Trevor Lawrence – MGC Sports/Excel Sports [marketing] Zack Wilson – Brian Ayrault (WME) Trey Lance – Patrick Collins, Tommy Condon, Jimmy Sexton (CAA) Kyle Pitts – Andre Odom and David Mulugheta (Athletes First)/ESM [marketing] Ja’Marr Chase – Alliance Sports Jaylen Waddle – Joel Segal (SportFive)/GSE Worldwide [marketing] Penei Sewell – Joe Panos, Justin “Scoop” Schulman, […]

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Wasserman Finalizes 2021 NFL Draft Class

Roughly one month before the 2021 NFL Draft gets underway, Wasserman has solidified its group of 11 draft prospects, per a release from the company.  The 11 prospects will be represented by Doug Hendrickson, Chafie Fields, CJ Laboy, Mike Swenson, and Richard Irvin.  RB Najee Harris, Alabama 2020 accolades include: Doak Walker winner (best RB […]

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Emily Fox Signs With Wasserman

Team Wasserman has added another addition to their client lineup: Emily Fox. Fox was selected in the first round of the National Women’s Soccer League Draft by Racing Louisville FC. The 22-year-old, 5’5, senior defender out of the University of North Carolina is from Ashburn, Virginia. Fox played one year of varsity soccer at Stone […]

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Former Washington Huskies Defensive Star Signs With Wasserman

After the Washington Huskies were unable to play in the Pac-12 championship game due to a number of positive COVID-19 tests and, thereafter, declined to play in a bowl game, versatile defensive playmaker Elijah Molden’s college career came to a close. On Wednesday, Molden took the first step in his professional football career and signed […]