Month: May 2015

Next Evolution in Sports Betting

Risk is fundamental to the world of sports. Athletes risk injury and, in some cases, death for fame and riches. Coaches expose family members to media scrutiny and fan antagonism. Front office personnel work on short-term contracts, moving like nomads across the country to stay in the business. And team […]

Why Sports Agents Matter

Why Agents Matter in Sports  By featured blogger Niral Patel I don’t have an agent. You don’t have an agent. Your parents, siblings and friends don’t have agents. Yet seemingly everyone you read about in the sports industry has one. And it’s not just athletes, right? Executives in the team […]

A Fork in the Road to a Sports Job

Many of us grew up playing high school ball while a gifted few experienced the thrill of college athletics. But nearly all kids dream of hitting buzzer beaters in Madison Square Garden, crushing home runs into the Wrigley Field bleachers and catching touchdown passes in frigid Lambeau Field. Only a […]