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Lightning GM Yzerman Lauded For Keeping Steven Stamkos With $68M DealPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 30 / 16
Lightning C Steven Stamkos is "staying put" after signing an eight-year, $68M deal with the Lightning yesterday, "spurning a sweepstakes" when free agency begins tomorrow, according to a front-page piece by Joe Smith of the TAMPA BAY TIMES. Stamkos had been "talking with other teams through a f...
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