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Tipsheet: Pronger influences Hoffman’s trade to Florida

Jeff Passan, Yahoo! Sports: “It’s the latest on the growing list of nine-figure deals to blow up. Chris Davis is on the bench with 4½ years left on his seven-year, $161 million deal. Five years remain on Robinson Cano’s contract, and he’s serving a PED suspension. Albert Pujols is in

Tipsheet: Pronger influences Hoffman’s trade to Florida

Jeff Passan, Yahoo! Sports: “It’s the latest on the growing list of nine-figure deals to blow up. Chris Davis is on the bench with 4½ years left on his seven-year, $161 million deal. Five years remain on Robinson Cano’s contract, and he’s serving a PED suspension. Albert Pujols is in

Winger Mike Hoffman traded twice, lands with Panthers

The Sharks sent forward Mikkel Boedker, defensive prospect Julius Bergman and a 2020 sixth-round pick to the Senators for Hoffman, defensive prospect Cody Donaghey and a 2020 fifth-round pick. They then dealt Hoffman and a 2018 seventh-round pick to th…

Salary-cap increase makes for ‘more fun’ NHL offseason

With GMs meeting Thursday in Dallas and around each other this weekend at the draft, trade talk is percolating before free agency opens in July. Ottawa traded winger Mike Hoffman to San Jose on Tuesday, and Buffalo center Ryan O’Reilly, Pittsburgh forward Phil Kessel, Montreal captain Max Pacioretty

Cards notebook: Holland welcomes shot at ‘uncomfortable’ situations

PHILADELPHIA • As the Cardinals speed Greg Holland back from the minors for a second time this season, the former All-Star realizes his deed on the ninth inning has lapsed, but he has an idea where he’d like to fit in the bullpen’s musical chairs. Holland joined the Cardinals at Citizens Bank

Cards notebook: Holland welcomes shot at ‘uncomfortable’ situations

PHILADELPHIA • As the Cardinals speed Greg Holland back from the minors for a second time this season, the former All-Star realizes his deed on the ninth inning has lapsed, but he has an idea where he’d like to fit in the bullpen’s musical chairs. Holland joined the Cardinals at Citizens Bank