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R elativity Sports has been planning to expand its football division for more than a year and held discussions with numerous NFL agents before last week hiring Doug Hendrickson and C.J. LaBoy away from Octagon . But that doesn’t mean ...
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Whether it's a natural correction or mass preparation for a new economic system, NHL teams clearly have kept tighter purse strings during this year's free-agent signing period. Since July 1, when free agents could begin signing deals with NHL clubs, only a handful have signed lucrative con ...
N BA players union chief Billy Hunter told NBA player agents gathered in New York last month that he plans to crack down on the practice of client stealing. The subject came up when a number of agents, gathered at the National Basketball Players Association's annual agent meeting, ...
Woolf Associates, the Boston-based sports management and marketing agency started more than 30 years ago by sports agent pioneer Bob Woolf, has closed its doors. Ed Eskandarian, who in 1996 bought Woolf Associates from Woolf's family after his death, could not immediately be reached for ...
S FX Sports has signed three-time Olympic track gold medalist Gail Devers for representation and has begun preliminary discussions with companies about endorsement deals, said Rob Urbach , executive vice president of SFX Sports. "We are very excited to represent Gail," Urbach ...
Teamsters officials say they are on their way toward creating a first-ever boxers union, but the way it has been organized has caused a major rift in the boxing community. Members of the Boxers Organizing Committee, a group that has been trying to form a boxers union for years, have accuse ...
The following is a listing of first-round draft picks and their agency represenation for the 2003 NBA draft.
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The following is a listing of 2003 NHL draft first-round picks .
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A sports agency headed by NHL legend Bobby Orr scored big in this year's NHL draft, representing five players selected in the first round — more than any other agency — and two of the top three picks. The Orr Hockey Group represents No. 2 Eric Staal, No. 3 Nathan Horton, No. 11 ...
SFX Sports has won a two-year recruiting battle with heavyweights IMG and Octagon, signing the most sought-after male tennis client since Andy Roddick. Brian Baker, an 18-year-old from Nashville and the No. 1-ranked junior tennis player in the world, signed an exclusive representation deal a ...
I t was on the last day of 2002, during a game between Canada and Finland at the world junior championships in Halifax, Nova Scotia, that agent Allan Walsh realized that he might be representing the No. 1 pick in this year's NHL draft. Walsh's client and Canada's starting goalte ...