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Golden Knights, William Karlsson avoid arbitration with 1-year deal

William Karlsson and the Vegas Golden Knights avoided arbitration with a $ 5.25 million US, one-year contract for the high-scoring forward. General manager George McPhee announced the deal Saturday. Karlsson gets a significant raise from his previous $ 1 million salary. “In the arbitration process, it helps to get the deal done,” McPhee said. “The parties get sharper and more ...

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Knights' William Karlsson can expect raise as 43 NHLers file for arbitration

Vegas forward William Karlsson is among 43 NHL players seeking salary arbitration after he finished third in the NHL in scoring with the expansion Golden Knights last season. Two more Golden Knights, defenceman Colin Miller and forward Tomas Nosek, also are on the list of players electing to have an arbitrator determine their contracts, the NHL Players’ Association announced on Thursday. The number was 44 before the Hurricanes agreed to a ...

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Trevor Bauer announces '69 Days of Giving' in mockery of the arbitration process

Only Trevor Bauer could make charity this annoying. In his unending campaign to prove that he’s smarter than everyone, Bauer has set out to mock the baseball arbitration process… with giving. Bauer initially set his arbitration price at $ 6.9 million, before the MLB asked him to be reasonable. Bauer then set his number for $ 6,420,969.69, before eventua… CBSSports.com ...

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NHL linesman's $10.2M lawsuit against Calgary Flames, Dennis Wideman sent to arbitration

A $ 10.2-million lawsuit filed by an NHL linesman against the Calgary Flames and defenceman Dennis Wideman has been stayed by a judge and ordered to be heard by an NHL arbitrator.  Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Willie deWit made the ruling Friday afternoon after the defendants applied to stay the lawsuit earlier this year. DeWit agreed with the defendants’ position that NHL ...

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Reds' Gennett wins in arbitration, players beat clubs 12-10

PHOENIX (AP) Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett has won his salary arbitration case, giving players a final 12-10 margin over clubs this year. Gennett was awarded a raise from $ 2,525,000 to $ 5.7 million. The Reds offered $ 5.1 million. Players finished with a winning record for the second time in three years, but only their fourth since ...

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Marcus Stroman frustrated with Blue Jays over negativity in arbitration

Toronto pitcher Marcus Stroman met with Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins on Friday, a day after the 26-year old right-hander’s salary arbitration loss triggered him to vent on Twitter. Stroman received a raise from $ 3.4 million to $ 6.5 million instead of his $ 6.9 million request. “The negative things that were said against me, by my own ...

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Stroman angry at Blue Jays over negativity in arbitration

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) Toronto pitcher Marcus Stroman met with Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins on Friday, a day after the 26-year old right-hander’s salary arbitration loss triggered him to vent on Twitter. Stroman received a raise from $ 3.4 million to $ 6.5 million instead of his $ 6.9 million request. ”The negative things that we… FOX Sports Digital

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Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman says he'll use lost arbitration case as fuel

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman wasn’t satisfied with the results of his salary arbitration case, and he didn’t shy away from talking about it.  Stroman received a lift from $ 3.4 million US to $ 6.5 million instead of his $ 6.9 million request on Thursday. Edna Francis, Elizabeth Neumeier and Gary Kendellan heard the case Monday. Stroman went 13-9 with a 3.09 ERA in 2017. The 26-year-old right-hander struck out 164, ...

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