About Durrant Sports Management
Durrant Sports Management (DSM) is a full-service sports management agency that represents elite and professional basketball players. DSM was founded by NBPA Certified Player Agent, Gary Durrant .
Offering a variety of services across the board, DSM sets itself apart from other sports management agencies. From media prep, to identifying opportunities to leverage an athlete’s personal brand, to having a skilled team working on your behalf through contact negotiations and gaining team exposure, DSM provides the full package of support for a young athlete with his sights on the NBA.
Meet Gary Durrant
Gary is a well-respected and prominent figure in the North American and International basketball communities. With a successful career that has been immersed in all levels of basketball; from professional player, to coach, to front office executive and TV analyst. Durrant understands the game of basketball from a variety of different angles, and perspectives.
When Gary ended his Pro Basketball career as a player, Durrant returned to Canada to teach youth the game of basketball and serve as a mentor in the local community. Gary then started a non-profit organization called the Gary Durrant Basketball Association which provides youth from across Ontario with a safe place to learn fundamental basketball skills along with free tutoring, mentoring, assistance finding scholarships, employment, clothing, short-term housing and financial assistance where possible.
As a certified NBA player agent licensed with the NBPA, Durrant provides his clients with a unique approach that draws on his lifetime of experiences and contacts both in the basketball world and in business.
Gary has a very impressive lineup of basketball and community accolades including:
McDonald’s All American nominee
Full basketball scholarship to Florida Atlantic University
Founded and Managed Gary Durrant Basketball Association for 15 years
Community Award for Leadership & Mentorship - York Regional Police
Motivational Speaker and Workshop Facilitator for Corporate & NGO Clients
President - Oshawa Power, NBL Canada
TV Basketball Analyst
Certified NBA Sports Agent
At Durrant Sports Management, we bring our expertise in talent representation to basketball athletes from around the world. With a diversely equipped team that’s highly experienced in the professional basketball community, we fight for our talent’s personal success.
We want to see our talent grow as athletes AND as people. We provide the experience and opportunities to develop in various areas.
We stand by our talent. We believe in the ones we represent and go above and beyond to make sure they are in the best situation to succeed.
We don’t call it the #DSMFamily for nothing! From our employees to our signed talent - whether they be in the NBA, fresh out of college or fighting for their position in the G-League - we treat all them same: as family.