1. Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up

    Shabbat Shalom! Rosh Hashanah is right around the corner, followed by Yom Kippur. Nothing like looking forward to a day of no eating and drinking. How about Oregon State last night? Looking good for the Gators...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 161 reads 0 comments

  2. Shirt Selling? - How the current financial crisis affects your client

    Unless you’ve lived under a rock the last few weeks you would have seen that financial markets around the world are in wide state of volatility...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 83 reads 0 comments

  3. Monta Mo-ped Ellis

    Looks like Monta Ellis may in fact be on his own island.  At least he has an agent, Jeff Fried, to help him along in the process of trying to resolve the mess Monta currently finds himself in...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 88 reads 0 comments

  4. Interview With The Agent: Darren Heitner

    Yesterday, I had the privilege of answering a few interview questions for the very popular sports website, Hugging Harold Reynolds...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 271 reads 0 comments

  5. Odd Man Out: USC Left Out of BCS Title Game?

    Take my word for it, this will be the year that the BCS comes crashing down. Do you want to know why?  The USC Trojans, the top ranked and most talented team in the country, could fail to make the BCS Championship Game despite an undefeated record...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 92 reads 0 comments

  6. UnderArmour Enters Basketball

    I briefly mentioned Brandon Jennings yesterday and then came to find out that the soon-to-be overseas youngster just signed a deal with UnderArmour...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 508 reads 0 comments

  7. The Millers: Andre and Andy

    Many of Philly’s finest believe that PG, Andre Miller, was the MVP of their team last year.  Those sentiments mean a lot right now as Miller is in the final year of his contract with the 76ers and will be earning $10...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 99 reads 1 comments

  8. Is It All About The Benjamins?

    Brandon Jennings decided to go overseas to play for Pallacanestro Virtus Roma in the Italian league instead of going to Arizona...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 128 reads 1 comments

  9. Agent Spotlight: Kyle Rote Jr.

    Kyle Rote Jr. is a man who has lived a very full life. He is currently in his late 50s, but as a young child, was probably heavily influenced by his father, who once played for the New York Giants...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 700 reads 0 comments

  10. Pedro May Soon Be A Pirate

    Was it all an image issue?  Was Boras Corp pissed that Buster Posey, a guy drafted later than Boras client, Pedro Alvarez, received the highes signing bonus in the history of the MLB Amateur ...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  11. Chris Paul’s Winston-Salem Weekend

    I learned a lot this weekend. Perhaps the most important nugget of information was that I should never wait until the last minute to start looking to book a flight...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 612 reads 1 comments

  12. StubHub’s FanProtect Guarantee

    This Sunday my beloved Yankees play their final game at the old Yankee Stadium.  I have been a diehard Yankee fan my whole life and have been to the stadium countless times...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 2,474 reads 3 comments

  13. Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up

    I am heading up to Winston-Salem, NC today (a lovely 8+ hour drive) and will be attending Chris Paul’s PBA Celebrity Invitational tomorrow at the AMF Major League Lanes...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  14. Mike Danton’s Lovely Life

    Does anything work in favor of former NHL player, Mike Danton?  He went to jail for plotting to kill his former agent, David Frost.  Frost was not only his agent, but took Danton as a part of his family after Danton disowned his own kin...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 154 reads 0 comments

  15. What Was Josh Howard Thinking?

    Some of the videos of this are being taken down from sites like YouTube, but if the below video doesn't work another version of it should. Here is what Mavericks forward Josh Howard says in the clip: ”The Star-Spangled Banner is going on right now..

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 1,477 reads 2 comments

  16. One First Rounder Left To (Maybe) Sign

    Only three players in the first round did not sign with the teams that selected them in the 2008 MLB Amateur Draft.  The previous statement may not hold true if it is found that Pedro Alvarez and Eric Hosmer were signed after the deadline...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  17. The Moral Clause

    If a couple years ago most player contracts contained moral clauses, you better believe that in the wake of the Michael Vick case, almost every athlete will encounter such a clause when signing a deal with a team and/or sponsor...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 720 reads 0 comments

  18. Philadelphia Sports Film Festival Announces First Series Of Films

    The inaugural U.S. Sports Film Festival (USSFF) will kick off this year on October 23 and run through the 26th in the City of Brotherly Love.  The first series of nine films selected to be screened was announced earlier today via press release...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 255 reads 0 comments

  19. One Million Page Views Contest

    If you would have told me on December 31, 2005 (when I first started this blog, originally named I Want to be a Sports Agent and located at www.dhpromo...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  20. Agent Joel Bell Gets Rung By Michael Beasley

    Mid-day yesterday, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports broke the news that Michael Beasley dropped his agent, Joel Bell, and his advisor, D.C. Assault director Curtis Malone...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 2,776 reads 5 comments

  21. Holdem Starting Hands 101

    Sponsored Post: Deciding which hold’em hands to start with can be confusing. Should you play any two suited cards? Should you play everything? Should you wait for aces? Here’s ...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 100 reads 0 comments

  22. Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up

    Three weeks down, and it barely even feels like I started my second year of law school.  We have signed quite a few basketball clients at Dynasty; expect some of them to be placed on the website soon...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  23. Who Really Won in the Medal Standings at Beijing – Jamaica?

    Football season has just started and the stretch run of the baseball regular season is under way. My favorite baseball team, the Toronto Blue Jays, are making their annual September push for 2nd in the wild card chase...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 96 reads 0 comments

  24. The King Of The Agents

    From a recent 7-page piece in the New York Daily News: [Scott] Boras most definitely does not look like an agent spurned, like a man taken to the baseball woodshed...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 66 reads 0 comments

  25. Expected Batting Average

    Your baseball client’s contract is about to expire and you and your interns are crunching numbers to make sure that he is properly valued in the upcoming negotiations with various organizations...

    Darren Heitner Written by Darren Heitner about almost 6 years ago 187 reads 0 comments