The business of outfitting players for the NBA draft may have started out as a necessity for the 6-foot-and-up crowd, but it’s turned into a show within the show, creating a boutique industry as well as a branding opportunity for the players.
CAA Sports could have the No. 1 pick in both the NBA and NHL drafts later this month, as the agency is representing Zion Williamson and Jack Hughes.
REP Worldwide will structure and manage MLSPA licensing partnerships across categories, including digital, apparel, hardlines and experiential.
The Unanimous Media CEO and co-founder met Steph Curry when the Warriors visited the White House in 2016. Curry had aspirations to do more away from the court.
The agency’s basketball and hockey divisions have signed top prospects for the NBA and NHL drafts, including one player vying for the top spot in the hockey draft.
The MLB Players Association aims to fix a free-agency system that the union says is broken for players, MLBPA General Counsel Ian Penny said before the annual meeting of the Sports Lawyers Association.