Crafting An Impressive Basketball Player Resume…

Crafting a standout player resume is the first step to catching the eyes of agents and teams. In this blogpost, I will explain what should be included in your resume, the optimal length, and some essential do’s and don’ts to elevate your chances of getting noticed. Key Elements of a Player Resume Contact Information   – […]

The Pros And Cons Of Upfront Retainer Fees With Agents…

Since FIBA’s decision a few years ago to simplify the process for players to change their agents, it appears that some agents are seeking new ways to recoup their time and investment in players. In my view, this is the motivation behind agents requesting a “retainer” fee. What baffles me is that I’ve heard of […]

Joining a Winning Team: The Final Piece for Season Success..

Imagine the thrill of joining a team that is already excelling in their season. You have the chance to be the final piece that propels them to victory. In this blog post, I explore the unique experience of becoming part of a successful team and how you can contribute to their final push for glory.  […]

Revitalizing a Struggling Team: Making a Difference Mid-Season…

Joining a team in the middle of the season can be a challenging yet exciting opportunity. But what if the team is currently struggling? Here is a 5-step plan to help you make a significant impact and get your new team back on track. -Assess the Situation As you step into your new team, you […]

Injury Buyout Negotiations-Without An  Agent…

If a player does not have an agent to represent them in negotiations when they are injured and unable to finish the season, they may face several challenges and potential disadvantages: 1. Limited knowledge and experience: Negotiating contracts and dealing with injury-related issues can be complex and require a deep understanding of the basketball industry. […]

Analyzing Team USA’s 4th Place Finish in the FIBA World Cup: A 10-Year Plan

As a former European basketball pro and coach, I’ve closely observed Team USA’s recent 4th place finish in the FIBA World Cup. The rise in international competition demands that Team USA adapt and implement a comprehensive plan to regain its dominance for more than just the Olympics. I will propose a 10-year plan that emphasizes […]

Things You Will Never Know, Until You Know In Overseas Basketball…

Hi teammates…Both those who have played overseas and those who have never ventured beyond their home country, often find themselves wondering about the unknown aspects of overseas basketball. I will try to shed light on some of the things players may never know about their experiences abroad, catering to both audiences. From the diligence of […]

The Business of Overseas Basketball: Understanding Low Contract Offers…

As an overseas basketball consultant, part of my job is to educate players of all nationalities, about the intricacies of overseas basketball. One of the most important lessons to learn is that basketball is a business, and sometimes, decisions are made that may not seem fair or just. One such decision is when a team […]

Women’s European Basketball Leagues…

Although still lacking the exposure and recognition of the men’s side, women’s basketball in Europe has experienced remarkable growth and development, thanks in part to the efforts of the FIBA Europe, the governing body for basketball on the continent. I will delve into the world of women’s basketball and explore the three main active club […]