Arlington, VA, March 15, 2022 – Tandem Sports + Entertainment has signed NBA G League guard DJ Steward for full-service representation. Darrell Comer will represent Steward. The agency will handle contractual agreements, personal appearances, public relations, corporate partnerships and community relations initiatives.
Steward is playing his rookie season for the NBA G League’s Stockton Kings (Sacramento Kings affiliate). In his last 10 games, he is averaging 19.1 points, 5.4 assists and 5.0 rebounds. Prior to playing professionally, Steward played one season at Duke. He was named to the ACC All-Freshman team and led all conference freshmen in scoring.
“We are excited to welcome DJ and his family to Tandem,” Comer said. “DJ is 20 years old with a whole NBA career ahead of him and we are excited about the opportunity to play a role in his professional development and career.”
Steward is from Chicago and was named the 2020 Illinois Player of the Year by both the Chicago Sun-Times and Prep Hoops. He was also honored as a 2020 McDonalds All-American.
ABOUT TANDEM SPORTS + ENTERTAINMENT
Tandem, a You First Sports company, is a leading full-service athlete and entertainment representation agency. The agency was honored on Forbes’ list of the World’s Most Valuable Sports Agencies and has been honored by the Washington Business Journal as one of the area’s “Best Places to Work.” Tandem’s roster of clients includes Ja Morant, Jarrett Allen, Desmond Bane, Serge Ibaka, Cam Thomas, Thaddeus Young. Hall of Fame clients include Tim Duncan, Grant Hill, Ray Allen, Dominique Wilkins and Tamika Catchings. Marketing and public relations clients include World Series champion pitcher Chris Young and first baseman Mike Ford. Tandem also provides communications services for authors including Andrea Chamblee (“The Capital of Basketball”) and sports documentaries including “A Most Beautiful Thing.”