Gary Durrant

Gary Durrant | Tidal League Advisor

Gary Durrant is currently the President and Founder of Durrant Sports Management Inc.

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. We are blessed to have Gary on our advisory board as an agent for he will be graciously providing the Tidal League Tournament with the talent NBA players that he currently manages.

Gary has a very impressive lineup of basketball and community accolades including:

  • McDonald’s All American nominee

  • Full basketball scholarship to Florida Atlantic University

  • NCAA Slam Dunk Champion ‘99

  • 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

Tidal League is very blessed to have Gary on our side as we continue to grow our brand and player roster for the Tidal League Tournament. Gary understands the importance of leadership, hard work, volunteerism, and he is committed to sharing these views as an active Member on our advisory board. With his incredible basketball network, insights as a player, coach and agent and love for the game of basketball Gary brings a highly valued amount of quality guidance and knowledge that will ensure the continuously growth of Tidal League Inc. and make a massive splash on the Canadian basketball community.