Posts Tagged With: David

Syracuse University’s College of Human Ecology to be renamed “David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics”

It’s a long horse race. It doesn’t matter where you are at the quarter pole or halfway pole. It doesn’t matter who breaks out of the pack first. What matters is who finishes the race first. This philosophy was not only helpful, but it was essential in guiding David Falk through the difficult fortuitous circumstances that impeded him on his road to becoming the Agent that singlehandedly restructured the way contract negotiations were run in the NBA.

“It allowed me to absorb near-term setbacks because I was committed to the long-term plan. It’s easier not to compromise long-term interests for short-term gains when you have a longer view. It’s about rhythm, pace, and patience.” stated Falk in his autobiography The Bald Truth. Continue reading

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Kobe’s comments not taken lightly in the gay community, receives $100,000 fine from NBA.

Commissioner David Stern, in an attempt to prevent a war with the gay community and preserve the image of his league, fined Kobe Bryant a hefty $100,000 for his comments during the Lakers’ win Tuesday night against the Spurs.

Kobe was vexed about a foul call that forced him to go to the bench in one of the most important games of the regular season.

When Bryant got to the bench, after punching the chair and throwing a towel, yelled to referee Benny Adams “f**king f**got” (see below). Continue reading

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