Kevin Magnuson’s enthusiasm and business sense fit perfectly with KO Sports innovative and professional approach to representation.
Kevin was a member of the University of Michigan’s 1998 National Championship Hockey Team where he was a four-year letterman and an All-Big Ten Academic Team Member. Kevin grew up playing his minor hockey in the Chicago area and then played in the USHL for the Dubuque Fighting Saints. After graduating from the University of Michigan, Kevin played two seasons of professional hockey in the East Coast Hockey League.
Kevin’s primary role with KO Sports is to scout and identify the best NHL prospects in the Midwestern United States and Ontario. Kevin also plays a critical role in KO Sports affiliation with AMA Sports Agency of Sweden.
Kevin graduated from DePaul University Law School in Chicago and earned his Juris Doctor degree in the spring of 2006. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and did so for five years as a corporate and real estate attorney before becoming a full-time employee with KO Sports. Kevin is a licensed Certified Player Agent with both National Hockey League Player Association and the Professional Hockey Player Association. He has negotiated numerous NHL contracts and endorsement deals for the players he represents.