Roc Nation Sports
Roc Nation Sports is the sports management division of Roc Nation. Roc Nation Sports was founded by Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter in Spring 2013 in partnership with Creative Artists Agency, a prominent talent agency based in Los Angeles.
|Sports management company|
|Founder||Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter|
|Headquarters||New York City, U.S.|
Roc Nation Sports' first major move was signing New York Yankees All-Star second baseman Robinson Canó. They have also signed New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz and WNBA prospect Skylar Diggins-Smith to Roc Nation Sports. Jay-Z also showed interest in signing ice hockey prospect Seth Jones to Roc Nation Sports after the 2013 NHL Draft. In May 2013, New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith joined the agency as his new representation. He is the second NFL player to join Roc Nation Sports. On June 20, 2013 it was revealed that Jay-Z was officially certified as a sports agent for the National Basketball Association and Major League Baseball. On February 24, 2014 wide receiver Hakeem Nicks of the Indianapolis Colts joined Roc Nation Sports. On May 1, 2014 Roc Nation Sports added James Young of the Kentucky Wildcats, predicted to go during the first round of the 2014 NBA draft. On July 11, 2014, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown left the firm after just two months with the company. In November 2014, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant would also join the company. On January 3, 2018, it was announced that Penn State running back Saquon Barkley had signed with Roc Nation Sports prior to entering the 2018 NFL Draft. 
- Stephen Alemais, Pittsburgh Pirates
- Erick Aybar, Acereros de Monclova
- Robinson Canó, New York Mets
- Rusney Castillo, Boston Red Sox
- Yoenis Céspedes, New York Mets
- D. J. Peterson, Chicago White Sox
- Jacob Nottingham, Milwaukee Brewers
- Dustin Peterson, Detroit Tigers
- CC Sabathia, New York Yankees
- Braden Shipley, Arizona Diamondbacks
- Dominic Smith, New York Mets
- Marcus Wilson, Boston Red Sox
- Jaire Alexander, Green Bay Packers
- Saquon Barkley, New York Giants
- Dez Bryant, Free Agent
- Victor Cruz, Free Agent
- Leonard Fournette, Jacksonville Jaguars
- Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams
- C. J. Prosise, Seattle Seahawks
- Geno Smith, Seattle Seahawks
- JuJu Smith-Schuster, Pittsburgh Steelers
- Ronnie Stanley, Baltimore Ravens
- Jaelen Strong, Cleveland Browns
- Ndamukong Suh, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
- Trey Burke, Philadelphia 76ers
- Willie Cauley-Stein, Golden State Warriors
- Wilson Chandler, Brooklyn Nets
- Ángel Delgado, Beijing Royal Fighters
- Skylar Diggins-Smith, Dallas Wings
- Henry Ellenson, Brooklyn Nets
- Kevin Durant, Brooklyn Nets
- Rudy Gay, San Antonio Spurs
- Michael Gbinije, Mitteldeutscher BC
- Danny Green, Los Angeles Lakers
- Kyrie Irving, Brooklyn Nets
- Ty Lawson, Shandong Golden Stars
- Caris LeVert, Brooklyn Nets
- Jeremy Lin, Toronto Raptors
- Kevin Porter Jr., Cleveland Cavaliers
- P. J. Washington, Charlotte Hornets
- Justise Winslow, Miami Heat
- James Young, Maccabi Haifa
- Markelle Fultz, Orlando Magic
- Axel Witsel, Borussia Dortmund
- Eric Bailly, Manchester United
- Jérôme Boateng, Bayern Munich
- Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City
- Romelu Lukaku, Inter Milan
- Samuel Chukwueze, Villarreal CF
- Reece James, Chelsea FC
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- "Borussia Dortmund & Belgium's Axel Witsel Signs with Roc Nation Sports". Roc Nation. 15 April 2019.
- "Eric Bailly Signs with Roc Nation Sports". Roc Nation. 8 January 2019.
- "Welcome Jerome Boateng to Roc Nation Sports". Roc Nation. 22 June 2015.
- "Manchester City & Belgium Star Kevin De Bruyne Signs with Roc Nation Sports". Roc Nation. 19 March 2019.
- "Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku signs for Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports and poses with NFL star Leonard Fournette". Mirror. 1 March 2018. Retrieved 1 March 2018.
- "Roc Nation Sports Welcomes Footballer Samuel Chukwueze". Roc Nation. 1 August 2019.
- "Roc Nation Sports Signs 6 New Boxers". sportsagentblog.com. Retrieved June 22, 2017.