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Maverick Carter says LeBron wasn't pushed to Cleveland, made decision 'in his heart'

When LeBron James announced his decision to return to Cleveland on July 11, many people found themselves wondering, "why?" The answer, according to James, is simple. He wanted to come home. Apparently that answer didn't satisfy everyone and it wasn't long before people were speculating that it was pressure from James' wife and inner circle that pushed him to return to the Cavaliers...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Nike Buys Billboard Advertising in Cleveland

Multiple sources have reported that Nike has purchased a large amount of Billboards throughout Cleveland and around the Midwest. James met in Las Vegas this afternoon with several representatives leading up to his Skills Camp. Before being absolutely flooded by media, James was seen with long-time manager Maverick Carter, Nike Representatives and sponsors of the […]
Via Legion Report
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Manziel inks deal with LRMR, following LeBron path

Johnny Manziel confirmed Monday that he has signed with LRMR and Maverick Carter, the longtime friend and associate of LeBron James, to handle some of the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner's off-field projects. Manziel also said Erik Burkhardt will be his agent and Bradley Beckworth and Jeffrey Angelovich are overseeing his business-related matters. The relationship with LRMR and Carter...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel files paperwork to enter NFL draft

In a move shocking absolutely nobody, Johnny Manziel has filed paperwork to enter the NFL Draft,’s Gil Brandt reports. This development comes a day after it was reported that Manziel has chosen Select Sports Group in Houston to negotiate his contracts and Maverick Carter’s LRMR to represent him for marketing. It’s unclear if he […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Johnny Manziel Has Officially Submitted Declaration Papers For 2014 NFL Draft, Will Go Pro

Johnny Manziel has done a lot of thinking about his future recently, and asked some big-time personalities for advice, and it appears that he has come up with an answer for his football future: he needs to be in the NFL next season. Yesterday, ESPN’s Darren Rovell reported that Johnny has selected Maverick Carter, LeBron’s business partner, and Select Sports Group, to represent...
Via College Spun
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel reportedly picks agent, will have Maverick Carter do his marketing

Johnny Manziel hasn’t officially declared for the NFL draft yet, but he reportedly has picked his representation. According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, Manziel has chosen Houston-based Select Sports Group to represent him for his contract talks. He also has picked LRMR, which is the firm run by LeBron James’ business partner, Maverick Carter, for his […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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