Diamondbacks right-hander Zac Gallen and Yankees ace Gerrit Cole will kick off the festivities on the mound at the 2023 All-Star game. The two pitchers were acquired by their respective clubs at very different stages of their careers.
After the conclusion of the 2021-22 NCAA season, Marc McLaughlin signed out of college with his hometown team, the Boston Bruins, on a two-year, $1.85M contract. Becoming a restricted free agent this offseason, the team announced a one-year, $775K contract for next season.
The 23-year-old registered nine goals and 34 assists for 43 points in 79 games, averaging 21:57 of ice time during the 2022-23 season. Miller added 37 penalty minutes, 162 hits and 105 blocked shots. He ranked third on the Rangers for hits and fourth in blocked shots.
When teams don't pick up a player's fifth-year option, the feeling around the NFL is that player is available for a potential trade. That is why some believe the Ravens could trade their star linebacker for a former No.2 overall pick.
Matthew Stafford was the toast of the NFL this time last year after leading the Los Angeles Rams to a Super Bowl victory. Following one of the worst title defenses imaginable last season, it appears as though LA was fully prepared to move on from their quarterback.
The contract averages out to $15M per year with $4M in performance bonuses that could increase the value to the $64M figure, Omari Sankofa II of the Detroit Free Press tweets. The fourth year will be a team option, he adds.
The Boston Bruins have signed defenseman Ian Mitchell to a one-year contract worth $775,000. They were set to go to arbitration to determine his next contract but avoid it by coming to an agreement on a one-year deal.
The Philadelphia Flyers have signed defenseman Cam York to a two-year contract with a cap hit of $1.6 million. York, 22, was a restricted free agent after the conclusion of his three-year entry-level contract that came at a cap hit of $880,833.
Heat players are trying to focus on their Summer League games, but trade rumors are never far away, especially for those who might be sent to Portland in a potential Damian Lillard deal, writes Ira Winderman of The Sun-Sentinel.
On the third day of the current league year, the Rams picked up Matthew Stafford‘s 2023 option bonus and his 2024 salary, a decision that guaranteed just under $60M of the veteran quarterback’s contract.