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John Tavares's move draws keen interest from pending free agents

When John Tavares decided to pass on signing an extension with the New York Islanders and test free agency, he became the most interesting man in hockey. NHL stars don’t ordinarily get to that point, and it led to Tavares going home to Toronto to sign a $ 77 million US, seven-year contract with the Maple Leafs. Fellow players were ...

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Kopech diagnosed with torn UCL, Tommy John recommended

Chicago White Sox right-hander Michael Kopech, who made his major-league debut in August, has been diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, the team announced Friday. Although he’ll seek a second opinion, it’s been recommended that Kopech undergo Tommy John surgery to reconstruct the ligament, which would cause the top pitching prospect to miss the entire ...

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Tommy John likely for No. 13 prospect Kopech

White Sox fireballer Michael Kopech will likely undergo Tommy John surgery after tests revealed a UCL tear in his right elbow, the White Sox announced on Friday. He will receive a second opinion to confirm the diagnosis. If Kopech has the procedure, the team said he is expected to be ready for Spring Training in 2020. <a class="article-item__gameday-link" href="http… MLB ...

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John in Toronto: The best moments from Gibbons' 2nd stint with Blue Jays

With recent reports indicating that John Gibbons’ second tenure as manager of the Toronto Blue Jays will end this offseason, it’s time to look back on the affable Texan’s best moments during his most recent six-year stint. 5. Arguing Stroman’s quick pitch <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed… MLB | theScore

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