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It’s Time To Let Baseball Student-Athletes Consult Agents
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It’s Time To Let Baseball Student-Athletes Consult Agents

May 23rd, 2017 | by Dan Matheson
The 2017 Major League Baseball draft will take place in three weeks.  Last year, the NCAA revised bylaw 12.3.1.1 to permit non-college players selected in the MLB draft to use sports agents in contract negotiations without...
Sports Agent Steinberg Advocates For Professional Development Of One-And-Done Players
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Sports Agent Steinberg Advocates For Professional Development Of One-And-Done Players

March 16th, 2017 | by Javier Morales
What might attract highly touted recruits is the ability to win, playing time and national exposure, but what does life bring after that? According to the NCAA, only 1.6 percent of football athletes advance to the NFL and 1.1...
The NCAA Decides To Finally Work With NBA, MLB Hopefuls With New Rules
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The NCAA Decides To Finally Work With NBA, MLB Hopefuls With New Rules

January 20th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
The NCAA and Power 5 conferences in two bold moves last week improved the welfare of student-athletes, who are now provided more time and information before making a jump to the pros. Thanks to legislation passed last week at the...
New Rules May Further Distance The Power Five From The Rest
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New Rules May Further Distance The Power Five From The Rest

October 20th, 2015 | by Javier Morales
Autonomy for the Power 5 conferences to implement their own rules when it comes to the benefits student-athletes receive finally puts the emphasis of college athletics where it belongs – on the athletes. The stodgy NCAA of...
To Hire An Agent Or Not: The Dilemma Of College And The MLB Draft
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To Hire An Agent Or Not: The Dilemma Of College And The MLB Draft

June 3rd, 2015 | by Cody Junot
On Monday, June 8, the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft will take place live from the MLB Network studios. As with any draft, young lives will be forever changed and instant millionaires will be born. But what separates the Major...