Magic Sign Justin Jackson

Today, the Orlando Magic have reached a deal with second-round pick Justin Jackson. Jackson was one of the last unsigned players in this year’s draft class. The youngster will head to the Lakeland Magic, which is the NBAGL affiliate of the Orlando Magic. Jeff Weltman (president of basketball operations) announced and reported by Keith Smith…

Diamondbacks To Sign Shumpei Yoshikawa

Today, the Arizona Diamondbacks announced that they did reach an agreement with the 23-year old pitcher from Japan. Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports that back in August, Shumpei Yoshikawa will receive a signing bonus of $650K in an agreement. This move seems to have violated the norms of player movement between Japan and MLB….

Alexeyev Signs With Caps

  Today, the Washington Capitals have locked up their top pick from this year’s draft, giving defenseman Alexander Alexeyev a three-year, entry-level contract. The blueliner announced his deal himself via his Instagram page. The financial terms of the deal have not been released yet. The 18-year-old was the 31st overall pick of the draft, which was…