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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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Report: Sens offered Karlsson $80M; now deep in trade talks

The Ottawa Senators’ contract offer to defenceman Erik Karlsson was for eight years and $ 80 million US, and they are now in serious trade talks with multiple highly interested suitors, according to an NBC Sports report on Tuesday. Senators general manager Pierre Dorion said Sunday the team had offered Karlsson — who is entering the final year of a seven-year, $ 45 million deal he signed in June of 2012 — an extension, ...

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Karlsson, Kessel the big trade bait at NHL draft

A year after shaking up his team with trades at the draft that altered the landscape of the NHL, Stan Bowman isn’t letting on that he’ll make the same kinds of moves now. “I learned to never try to predict the future,” the Chicago Blackhawks general manager said. “It’s difficult to predict the magnitude of changes as we go forward.” ...

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