Free Agency

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Jeff Hathhorn
July 01, 2019 - 12:20 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – It’s the cash-strapped Pens that are one of the first to make a move as NHL free agency began at noon on Monday. Penguins sign 27-year-old left-winger Brandon Tanev for six years at 3.5 million a year. “We’re really happy about it,” said general manager Jim Rutherford. “...
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June 30, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Free agency opened Sunday with more than $2 billion in deals getting struck in the opening hours — and that’s even without Kyrie Irving officially joining Brooklyn, as has been expected, or any word from Kawhi Leonard about his future plans to either stay with NBA champion Toronto or move elsewhere.
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Kris Letang
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June 19, 2019 - 1:43 pm
By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer Eds: With AP Photos. Matt Niskanen wasn't totally shocked when the Washington Capitals traded him to Philadelphia last week. One look at their salary cap picture explained it. "I know what kind of situation Washington was in, so I knew there was a possibility," he...
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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins
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March 24, 2019 - 10:35 am
For the first 148 deals reached in March, the players' union says $1.116 billion is guaranteed.
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March 18, 2019 - 3:39 pm
After a week of being beaten up in the media over the trade of popular star receiver Odell Beckham Jr., general manager Dave Gettleman went on the offensive, saying the trade was in the best interests of the New York Giants and was a deal the organization could not refuse.
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Noah Hiles
March 14, 2019 - 3:45 pm
“I am looking forward to playing with Ben,” said Moncrief. “I cannot wait to play some years with him and catch a lot of balls.”
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Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell
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March 11, 2019 - 5:54 pm
Defense is the area with the most depth in this year's free agency class.
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February 22, 2019 - 1:26 pm
After adding Manny Machado, the San Diego Padres didn't shoot down the notion that another big news conference could be ahead.
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) and Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson (7) in the handshake line after game five of the first round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs at PPG PAINTS ARENA.
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Josh Rowntree
June 27, 2018 - 4:06 pm
The Penguins are on the verge of signing veteran defenseman Jack Johnson to a long-term contract, this according to Jason Mackey of the Post-Gazette . The deal, Mackey reports, is for five years and will be in the vicinity of $16 million total, with an average anual value between $3.0-3.5 million...
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