Why Duchene, Panarin And 12 Other Free Agents On The Columbus Blue Jackets Need To Make The Playoffs

The biggest names on the list of free agents include Sergei Bobrovsky, Matt Duchene, Artemi Panarin and Zachary Werenski. Out of these top players, all but one, Werenski, will be unrestricted free agents on July 1, 2019. As unrestricted free agents, these players are allowed to sign with any club. This gives them a lot of leverage in negotiating a new contract. A full list of the free agent players currently on the Blue Jackets is below. NamePositionStatusSergei BobrovskyGoal

Mike Trout And Bryce Harper Pioneer New Ground For Players With Record-Breaking Contracts

Earlier in 2019, the Colorado Rockies gave superstar third baseman Nolan Arenado a $260 million deal, the San Diego Padres landed Manny Machado with a $300 million contract, and Bryce Harper signed a 13-year, $330 million deal with the Philadelphia Phillies. If you are a die-hard baseball fan, it is easy to lose perspective on just how massive these deals are. Trout’s $430 million deal alone is worth as much as or more than eight NHL franchises and all 23 Major League Soccer