Friday Sports Briefs

Bill Russell Sues NCAA, EA Sports Legendary Boston Celtic Bill Russell has filed suit in a California federal court against the NCAA and EA Sports alleging that the defendants have misappropriated his image and violated antitrust laws.  The case is similar to O’Bannon v. NCAA (see my article on the case, “Calling a Foul”)  and […]

UConn Football’s Success Brings More Agents to Connecticut

Are you still unconvinced that UConn has become a player in Division I football?  Last month the Huskies saw 4 players chosen in the first 2 rounds of the NFL Draft – more than every college football program with the exception of USC.  After speaking with a few agents at the Sports Lawyers Conference last week […]

Book Review: Next Question by Drew and Jason Rosenhaus

I recently had occasion to read Next Question: An NFL Super Agent’s Proven Game Plan for Business Success, by the Rosenhaus brothers, Drew and Jason.  Having read Drew’s first book, A Shark Never Sleeps, I knew Drew’s story and  was aware of his blustery, self-promoting style.  But the title indicated that this book was more than […]