DeJuan Wright on board!

DeJuan Wright on board!

Guard  DeJuan Wright who just finished his senior season at Florida International University, has decided that Court Side will represent him in his professional basketball career. DeJuan is a very versatile player who can play multiple positions on the floor especially on the defensive end. Despite only standing 6’4 (193 cm), DeJuan was the one of […]

Impact of globalization on Basketball

Impact of globalization on Basketball

International sports is currently going through a revolution and is in a transitional phase with many problems, conflicts of interests, and dilemma’s. Sports is as much about global economy and politics, as it is about sports itself. After all, sports is just a reflection of the real world around it.

Evolution of the Agent

Evolution of the Agent

In order to understand the sports agent’s role, it’s useful to look at the history of the sports agent and how this role has evolved along with professional sports. The sports agent has developed in three stages: 1. Legal advisor — Legal advice on player agreements. At the beginning of professional sports, without globalization or […]

When the NBA dream becomes an obsession

When the NBA dream becomes an obsession

It is natural for professional athletes to try to reach the highest goal. Basketball players are no different. But there is a fine line between having a realistic goal, a dream, and an obsession. There are two ways of making it to the NBA: a) Being drafted b) as a free agent) Many players don’t […]

Welcome to Court Side Basketball News

Welcome to Court Side Basketball News, we appreciate you stopping by our site and hope to develop it into one of the most respected International Basketball resources available. With that in mind, we hope be able to find information on basketball leagues, national teams and other basketball contests globally and hope that you can help […]