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Panathinaikos capture Mavrokefalidis

Loukas Mavrokefalidis (207-C-84) returned his home country and signed two years lucrative contract with Panathinaikos which is main rival of Olympiakos where [the] Greek player played for before. After his departure from Barcelona, many teams among Fenerbahce Ulker, Olympiakos and Russian teams were interested in him and Olympiakos had an offer on the table to sign [...]

By | July 10th, 2013|BDA News, News, News Ticker|0 Comments

FC Bayern Munich Sign Beko BBL MVP John Bryant

Speculation had been high for weeks that John Bryant (208-C-87, college: Santa Clara) would be heading to FC Bayern Munich and today the team finally made it official signing him to a two year deal.  John big country Bryant is a 26 year old 208cm center from San Pablo, California and has played for ratiopharm Ulm the last three [...]

By | July 3rd, 2013|BDA News, News, News Ticker|0 Comments

Bill Duffy Q & A

Bill Duffy has had over 25 years experience representing professional athletes. Recently, SLAM ONLINE sat down with the NBA’s third biggest agent and talked business, basketball and BDA. Bill’s philosophy of being an agent is being a life coach and a developer of men. He prides himself on guiding his client’s lives and being there [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments

Boom’s Toy Giveaway

On Tuesday, December 21 Baron Davis gave back to the children of his community. Baron and the Clippers Community Relations Department provided over 500 gifts for the students of Southpark Elementary School. Baron, an LA native, attended Southpark himself. The children received wrapped holiday gifts and were told not to open them until they got [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments

DC Completes His Degree

Collison returned to school at UCLA and completed his degree in History this past summer. Darren fulfilled his promise to his parents and himself by earning his Bachelor’s degree in August 2010. After being drafted in 2009 to the New Orleans Hornets he was granted permission to leave their summer league team and enroll in [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments

Yung Buck’s Courtside Kicks

Courtside fans at the Milwaukee Bucks game Friday, January 7 had a surprise waiting for them at their seats. Brandon provided each courtside seat with an autographed pair of his Black Under Armour Micro G Fly signature sneaker along with a personalized letter written on behalf of him and Under Armour. The letter expressed Brandon’s [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments

An Athlete Marketing Guy

If you need news fast about sports marketing, communications, sponsorship and legal aspects, then sports industry blogs can help. Each blog carries a different perspective on the sports industry, from industry insiders to individuals who have made sports teams what they are today. BDA’s own Chief Marketing Officer, Bill Sanders, explores his fascination with the [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments

Millions of Fans and Counting

BDA client’s social media popularity is on the rise. On January 17, Steve Nash reached one million fans on his Facebook page. He is currently the eighth most popular NBA player on Facebook, with 1,012,866 fans. Nash is ranked one ahead of BDA’s own Yao Ming, who has 958,786 fans. BDA’s Rajon Rondo ranks as [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments

BK For President

Effective January 1, BDA's Billy Kuenzinger will handle all functions associated with the position of president, including strategic planning, business operations and management of the entire company, and will remain BDA's General Counsel. Kuenzinger joined BDA with over 15 years of legal experience in the private sector, with much of his work focused in the [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments

Andy Rautins Q & A

Dime: What has been the biggest transition for you from college to the NBA? Andy Rautins: I think for me it is the transition to point guard. Trying to be more of a combo-guard, I’m learning everyday. I’m getting better at it, especially learning from guys like Ray [Felton] and Toney Douglas. The speed of [...]

By | January 28th, 2011|BDA News|0 Comments