Mark Schlarbaum Basketball

China’s uphill search for the next Stephon Marbury

As the first and only licensed foreign sports agent in China, Matt Beyer has a busy job. The Beijing-based Wisconsin native oversees a portfolio of foreign clients — many of whom play professional basketball in the country — managing their contracts and assisting with other aspects of their lives on foreign soil. Beyer witnessed ex-New York Knicks star Stephon Marbury’s …