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NBA prospect Darius Bazley agrees to million-dollar deal with New Balance

20 days ago   |   By Yardbarke

Potential 2019 first-rounder Darius Bazley figures to be draft-eligible next spring, but he's not spending the 2018-19 season in college or playing in a professional league. As Marc Stein of The New York Times reports, Bazley has secured a three-month internship with New Balance as part of a shoe and endorsement deal with the company. According to Stein and Shams Charania of The Athletic , Bazley's agreement with New Balance will pay him a guaranteed $1M and can be worth up to $14M if he reaches various performance incentives after going pro. Bazley, who initially planned to play with...
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Report: Darius Bazley signs $1M internship with New Balance

20 days ago   |   By USA Today

Report: Former Syracuse recruit Darius Bazley lands job as an intern for New Balance in deal that includes a shoe contract with the company
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Why John Calipari isn't a big fan of the G League offering $125K deals to players even though it might help Kentucky

20 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Calipari believes only a small portion of elite HS prospects will take the G League route
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Reports: Top high school prospect Darius Bazley signs New Balance million dollar deal

Reports: Top high school prospect Darius Bazley signs New Balance million dollar deal

20 days ago   |   By USA Today

Darius Bazley is training and preparing for the 2019 NBA Draft instead of playing in the G League.
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2019 prospect Bazley signs deal with New Balance worth up to $14M

21 days ago   |   By TheScore

One of the top amateur basketball prospects appears to be locking in some future earnings. Darius Bazley, a likely lottery pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, has signed an endorsement deal with New Balance that's guaranteed for at least $1 million, his agent, Rich Paul, confirmed to The New York Times' Marc Stein. If certain performance benchmarks are reached, the deal could be worth up to $14 million. Bazley, a McDonald's All-American and a unanimous five-star recruit, eschewed the collegiate ranks in order to focus on making the jump to the NBA. The 6-foot-9 forward originally announced he...
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Darius Bazley Takes $1M Internship with New Balance After Skipping G League

21 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

First, Darius Bazley decided to forego a scholarship at Syracuse to play one season in the G League before declaring himself eligible for the NBA draft...
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