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The Legal Fight Between A Powerful Agent And His Former Company Is Getting Ugly

The Legal Fight Between A Powerful Agent And His Former Company Is Getting Ugly

Until very recently, Dan Fegan was one of the most powerful agents in the NBA. He represented John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Dwight Howard, Ricky Rubio, DeAndre Jordan, and others, while the agency he
Former NFL Agent Pleads Guilty To Paying Three Ex-UNC Football Players

Former NFL Agent Pleads Guilty To Paying Three Ex-UNC Football Players

Terry Watson, an ex-NFL agent who represented Cortland Finnegan and a handful of other players, agreed to a plea deal in a North Carolina court this afternoon and was sentenced to a suspended jail
Metaphors Made By Scott Boras Today, Ranked

Metaphors Made By Scott Boras Today, Ranked

Baseball’s GM meetings are happening this week, and agent Scott Boras has been doing his typically excellent job of talking up his clients’ value as he calls for them to get paid. Here are some of the
Report: MLB Agent Fired After Filming Clients Showering At His Home [Update]

Report: MLB Agent Fired After Filming Clients Showering At His Home [Update]

MLB agent Jason Wood was fired from his position as president of baseball at CSE Talent agency after a player discovered a camera hidden in a shower at Wood’s home, according to FanRag Sports. Read
How An NFL Contract Negotiation Goes Down

How An NFL Contract Negotiation Goes Down

NEW ORLEANS — Back and forth they went, both sides snapping off data points and counterpoints in a careful effort to leverage whatever they had. They were so into the task at hand that neither the
How An NFL Contract Negotiation Goes Down

How An NFL Contract Negotiation Goes Down

NEW ORLEANS — Back and forth they went, both sides snapping off data points and counterpoints in a careful effort to leverage whatever they had. They were so into the task at hand that neither the
Ex CIA Chief Explaining How CIA Uses Disguises Will Freak You Out

Ex CIA Chief Explaining How CIA Uses Disguises Will Freak You Out

Above all else, this is fascinating. The lady in the video is clearly the master of disguise. We finally found her.
Photos: Donald Trump Tours Texas Southern Border with Law Enforcement

Photos: Donald Trump Tours Texas Southern Border with Law Enforcement

“It’s all common sense. Nancy and Chuck know that," Trump said to reporters. "They’re not winning this argument. They’re losing the argument badly. They know it."
Episode 48: "How We Got Started"

Episode 48: "How We Got Started"

Grab your pencils and get ready to take notes! This week Dani and Ify delve into their own histories and share some of the moments that got them to where they are today. From sleeping on floors to
Adding audio data helps AI navigate 3D mazes

Adding audio data helps AI navigate 3D mazes

In a newly published preprint paper, researchers augmented visual data with audio data to see if it might improve AI agents' ability to navigate.
NYT op-ed: I’m not saying we should doxx immigration officers staffing Trump’s detention centers, but I am sort of saying that

NYT op-ed: I’m not saying we should doxx immigration officers staffing Trump’s detention centers, but I am sort of saying that

"These agents’ actions should be publicized, particularly in their home communities." The post NYT op-ed: I’m not saying we should doxx immigration officers staffing Trump’s detention centers, but I
Pour One Out For The Sad Fucker Who Flunked His Being-Zion Williamson's-Agent Exam

Pour One Out For The Sad Fucker Who Flunked His Being-Zion Williamson's-Agent Exam

Reader, I will be honest with you: My eyes turned to little wads of chalk and I lapsed into a coma for 50,000 lifetimes of the earth while trying to read this ESPN.com feature about the twists of
The NCAA's New Agent Regulations Sure Look Like They're Targeting Rich Paul [Update]

The NCAA's New Agent Regulations Sure Look Like They're Targeting Rich Paul [Update]

The NCAA, continuing its bid to desperately cling to the archaic model of amateurism for as long as it possibly can, sent out a memo to NBA agents on Monday attempting to reassert its control over
NBA Agents Refuse NCAA's Latest Bullshit Regulatory Proposal

NBA Agents Refuse NCAA's Latest Bullshit Regulatory Proposal

The National Basketball Players Association sent a letter to the NCAA on behalf of player agents that outlines those agents’ refusal to be a part of a new certification process that the collegiate

DeepMind’s AI can apply learned knowledge to complete novel tasks

In an experiment, DeepMind researchers investigated the extent to which AI agents could generalize learned knowledge to unseen tasks.
Notorious MMA Manager Cited For Battery After Allegedly Hitting Another MMA Manager At Event

Notorious MMA Manager Cited For Battery After Allegedly Hitting Another MMA Manager At Event

Multiple MMA outlets reported on a brief physical altercation between two of MMA’s most prominent managers during a Professional Fighters League card Friday night at Mandalay Bay. Ibrahim Kawa of

Sports teams are using Signal to duck deflategate-like scandals

Facebook isn't the only company struggling over the prospect of end-to-end encryption in messaging apps, as a report from Yahoo Sports cites examples from "every level of sport" turning to encrypted