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Mississippi State Point Guard Dee Bost Signs with Max Ergul

Utah Jazz forward Enes Kanter is not yet 20-years-old, but he is making over $4 million this year as a rookie.  NBPA agent Max Ergul represents the #3 overall pick from the 2011 NBA Draft.  He also recently picked up another player who may also soon be playing in the NBA – Dee Bost – albeit not close to the rookie salary of the aforementioned Kanter.

Dee Bost is quite the interesting story.  The guard from Mississippi State declared for the NBA Draft after his Sophomore year.  The NCAA slapped him with a nine game suspension after violating the early entry requirements.  He also missed games throughout his collegiate career based on academic issues.  However, he showed promise in his Senior season, averaging 15.8 points per game. currently lists Bost as the site’s 31st best Senior available and does not project him to be drafted. has Bost being one of the last picks of the 2012 NBA Draft, at #57 overall.

By Darren Heitner

Darren Heitner created Sports Agent Blog as a New Year's Resolution on December 31, 2005. Originally titled, "I Want To Be A Sports Agent," the website was founded with the intention of causing Heitner to learn more about the profession that he wanted to join, meet reputable individuals in the space and force himself to stay on top of the latest news and trends.

Heitner now runs Heitner Legal, P.L.L.C., which is a law firm with many practice areas, including sports law and contract law. Heitner has represented numerous athletes and sports agents as legal counsel. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor at Indiana University Bloomington from 2011-2014, where he created and taught a course titled, Sport Agency Management, which included subjects ranging from NCAA regulations to athlete agent certification and the rules governing the profession. Heitner serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he teaches a Sports Law class that includes case law surrounding athlete agents and the NCAA rules.