BDA believes there is a great opportunity for athletes to transcend their popularity, visibility and resources into areas far greater than athletic endeavors. BDA challenges each client to recognize their unique position and maximize all long-term possibilities. BDA believes that the key to long-term successful career management begins with the establishment of intimate relationships between our staff and our clients. BDA Sports Management is able to deliver unmatched personal attention, with the business savvy and business relationships to deliver top of the line results. We pride ourselves as being the most respected worldwide agency in the industry.

Contract Negotiations

BDA Rookies are consistently drafted higher than projected and our free agents are paid top dollar. We have negotiated some of the largest and most lucrative contracts in the history of European basketball.  Our players have competed at the highest level in Italy, Spain, Greece, Germany, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Israel and Russia. Many of our clients have been drafted high in the 1st round of the NBA Draft and have maintained successful Pro careers.

Career Management

BDA Sports has experts in every field. We maintain the strongest basketball network in the world through the development of personal and intimate relationships with key coaches, management and teams.

Besides having the best staff in the industry, BDA has formed partnerships with elite companies in the entertainment, financial, legal and health fields to provide our athletes the best opportunities and advice possible.

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Marketing

The BDA marketing department has been referred to as “the most aggressive marketers in the industry.” Our clients get the very best shoe and trading card deals available. Our clients are among the highest endorsement earners in the NBA because we focus on much more than the standard deals. By focusing on the complete development of the player-brand, we allow our clients to maximize their off the court earnings.

Player Relationships

BDA challenges each client to recognize their unique position and maximize all long-term possibilities. We believe that the key to long-term successful career management begins with the establishment of intimate relationships between our staff and our clients.  We are able to deliver unmatched personal attention, with the business savvy and business relationships to deliver top of the line results.

Basketball Skill Development

BDA is one of the only Sports Agency’s in the world to have an in house skill development program. Players fly in from around the world to Los Angeles to train in a world class basketball facility. BDA skills coaches and conditioning trainers have one of the most extensive experiences in the NBA and on international level. Our skills development department is headed by Coach Nenad Trajkovic.

Family Relationships

Through a series of conversations with the client and the client’s family, we formulate an individual strategy that is tailored to each player’s unique talents, goals and visions. We build marketing plans that are very specific to each client. No one focuses more time, attention or energy on the individual player than BDA Sports. Client’s family is encourage to be involved in every aspect of the client’s career.

Transition Guidance

Moving to another country whether it is to North America, Europe or Asia is often a difficult transition and requires multi-level adjustments. BDA supports the athlete every step of the way – from obtaining necessary visas, securing housing to establishing day-to-day necessities. With BDA staff on the ground worldwide, the athlete’s every need is taken care from the moment he arrives in the new city.

Health and Nutrition

Through our strategic alliances in the medical field, each BDA athlete has access to the best medical professionals in their respective fields. From injury management to health maintenance, our medical professionals support the career longevity of the BDA athlete. Nutritional assessment precedes a customized plan implemented to ensure maximum performance on the court for the BDA athlete.