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Rangers Get Jacob Trouba in a Major Deal, Hastening Their Rebuild

The Rangers made a major deal four days ahead of this weekend’s draft, acquiring Jacob Trouba, an elite defenseman, from the Winnipeg Jets. To get Trouba on Monday, the Rangers traded defenseman Neal Pionk plus the 20th choice in Friday night’s first round, a pick they acquired from the Jets as part of a trade…

Erik Karlsson Stays With the Sharks, Taking a Top Free Agent Off the Market

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks re-signed the pending free agent Erik Karlsson to a $92 million, eight-year deal on Monday, turning a one-year rental into a long-term commitment to one of the league’s most dynamic defensemen. Karlsson was eligible to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1 but decided to stay…