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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 14

NBC Sports hockey analyst Eddie Olczyk  will face off against fans in a shoot-the-puck competition at Horseshoe Casino in Indiana.

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03/01/13
Ronda Rousey Signs With WME

UFC fighter Ronda Rousey "has signed with" William Morris Endeavor for representation, according to Borys Kit of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. While male fighters and athletes “have a long tradition of crossing over from sport to screen, women are less known for making the transition” ( HOLLY ...

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02/21/13
Bank Being Sought To Handle IMG Sale

Private equity firm Forstmann Little & Co. has "decided to put its sports and modeling talent agency IMG up for sale and is in the process of picking an investment bank to lead the effort,” according to sources cited by Damouni & Kim of REUTERS. Sources said that the decision to shop I ...

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02/12/13
Relativity Sports Adds Dan Fegan

Relativity Sports “continues to build its talent representation business by bringing on prominent NBA agent Dan Fegan to lead its basketball division,” according to Liz Mullen of SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL. Fegan will bring “his 40 NBA clients," who include Lakers C Dwight Howard, Mave ...

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01/15/13
Latest NFL Agents Signings

A trio of All-Americans from the SEC who are expected to go in the first round of this year's NFL Draft have signed for representation. Lagardere Unlimited has signed Univ. of Georgia LB Jarvis Jones, who is among the players being talked about as the No. 1 overall pick. NFL player agent Joel Segal, ...

Tags: Labor and Agents, NFL

01/09/13
CAA Sports Signs Joeckel, Te'o

CAA Sports has signed Texas A&M OT Luke Joeckel, who some analysts project as the No. 1 pick in April’s NFL Draft. CAA Football co-Head and NFL player agent Ben Dogra will lead his representation at CAA Sports. Dogra said, “What makes him unique is his blend of power and athleticism. ...

Tags: Labor and Agents

01/04/13
FSU's Bjoern Werner Picks CAA Sports

More top NFL prospects have signed with agents for representation. CAA Sports has signed Florida State DE Bjoern Werner, who is projected as an early first-round NFL Draft pick. CAA Sports agents Jimmy Sexton, Ben Dogra and R.J. Gonser will represent him. Website NFLDraftScout.com had Werner ra ...

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01/03/13
Top NFL Prospects Select Agents

With the college football season nearing an end, several prominent players are announcing their choice of representation as they head to the NFL. CAA Sports has signed USC QB Matt Barkley, with Jimmy Sexton, Ben Dogra and Tom Condon representing him. Barkley is seen as a possible first-round selecti ...

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12/27/12
Rafael Nadal To Leave IMG

Tennis player Rafael Nadal is "preparing to join Roger Federer and leave IMG Worldwide ... just as it announces the recruitment of Novak Djokovic, the world No 1, to its portfolio of sporting stars," according to Neil Harman of the LONDON TIMES. When Federer "declined to sign the new contract o ...

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12/18/12
Golden Boy Looks To Britain For Promotion

Golden Boy will apply for a license to "promote in Great Britain,” as the company “intends to stage four big shows in Britain each year and hopes to sign three members” of the British Olympic team from the London Games, according to Ron Lewis of the LONDON TIMES. Golden Boy CEO Ric ...

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11/15/12
Jury Awards Mintz $85,000

An L.A. federal court jury yesterday awarded CAA Sports NBA agent Aaron Mintz $85,000 to compensate him for the emotional distress he suffered after his former employer, Priority Sports & Entertainment, hacked into his personal e-mail account, violating California law. The jury also answered &ld ...

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