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Tavares, Karlsson prove NHL players in their prime can move

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It's rare for a franchise player in his prime to leave an NHL team via free agency or trade.
This off-season, it happened twice.
Toronto signed John Tavares away from the New York Islanders to make the biggest splash in free agency.
The 28-year-old centre with a $77 million, seven-year contract sounds motivated to validate his hometown Maple Leafs making such an investment in him.
“I think there's a lot to prove,” Tavares said. “Resting on what you've already done is where you can kind of get caught especially as your career goes on. Every day, each season, you have to go out there and...
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Matt Harvey knows which team he will definitely not be signing with in free agency: report

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Matt Harvey has no idea where he'll be pitching next season. He does know where he will not be, though, that is for sure. The pitcher formerly known as the Dark Knight took a shot at the Mets when asked about his free agency options, according to The Athletic's C. Trent Rosencrans. “There's only...
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MLB free agency: Matt Harvey says there's ‘only one team' he wouldn't sign with

MLB free agency: Matt Harvey says there's ‘only one team' he wouldn't sign with

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The Reds acquired Harvey from the Mets in exchange for catcher Devin Mesoraco in early May.
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