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Toronto Star Sep 23, 2022
‘I know what I’m capable of.’ Auston Matthews and the Leafs have high expectations — the number doesn’t matter

‘I know what I’m capable of.’ Auston Matthews and the Leafs have high expectations — the number doesn’t matter

The Hart Trophy winner doesn’t want to talk about predictions or targets for goals as training camp continues, but he believes in his talent.
The Hockey Writers Sep 23, 2022

If Dubas Leaves the Maple Leafs, Will Auston Matthews Follow?

There has been a lot of chatter over the past few days about Kyle Dubas, his expiring contract as general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, and the organization’s unwillingness…
Editor In Leaf Sep 23, 2022

Why Would Auston Matthews Leave the Toronto Maple Leafs?

The chatter around Auston Matthews signing (or not signing) a new contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs has already reached fever-pitch. All of this despite the fact that he remains under contract and will play for the Toronto Maple Leafs for, at the very least and barring some crazy circumstance, the next two seasons. In […] Why Would Auston Matthews Leave the Toronto Maple Leafs? - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Hockey Writers Sep 22, 2022

Maple Leafs Must Make a Case to Extend Auston Matthews

It took three questions until Auston Matthews politely shut down discussions about a contract extension with the Toronto Maple Leafs. The 25-year-old is now in the final two years of…
Toronto Star Sep 21, 2022
Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews on his future in Toronto: ‘I consider it home’

Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews on his future in Toronto: ‘I consider it home’

“I really love playing in the city of Toronto,” said the Leafs superstar after being asked about his contract, which expires in two seasons.
Editor In Leaf Sep 19, 2022

The Toronto Maple Leafs Should Try to Make Their Goal Song Cool

The Toronto Maple Leafs are a lot of things, but “cool” isn’t one of them. The Toronto Maple Leafs may have the best player in the game,  but they also have the worst goal song, apropos though it may be. Auston Matthews looks like a guy who used the millions he made off his first […] The Toronto Maple Leafs Should Try to Make Their Goal Song Cool - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Editor In Leaf Sep 18, 2022

Classis Hockey Wisdom Tells Us It’s the Toronto Maple Leafs Time

The Toronto Maple Leafs are about to enter year seven of the Auston Matthews Era. In case this is your first day being a hockey fan, you should know that although Auston Matthews has become the best player in the history of the Toronto Maple Leafs, he has yet to lead them to a playoff […] Classis Hockey Wisdom Tells Us It’s the Toronto Maple Leafs Time - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Hockey Writers Sep 17, 2022

7 Cool Things About Auston Matthews

The Toronto Maple Leafs have their 25-year-old center and cornerstone Auston Matthews locked in for one more year on a five-year, signing-bonus-laden contract for $58.17 million that comes with an…
Sportsnet.ca Sep 17, 2022
Quick Shifts: Connor McDavid studies Auston Matthews with new goal in mind

Quick Shifts: Connor McDavid studies Auston Matthews with new goal in mind

What Connor McDavid focused on this summer | Why Maple Leafs are high on goalie coach Curtis Sanford | Ads on jerseys, eh? | Most expensive rinks for fans + 8 more NHL goodies. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 16, 2022
Auston Matthews believes Maple Leafs’ playoff pain will pay off

Auston Matthews believes Maple Leafs’ playoff pain will pay off

Auston Matthews believes those deep, painful battle scars of past playoff failures will eventually — finally — pay dividends. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Toronto Star Sep 15, 2022
It’s time to start talking about Auston Matthews’ long-term future in Toronto

It’s time to start talking about Auston Matthews’ long-term future in Toronto

And talk we will, since Matthews and the Leafs can’t reach an agreement before July 1.
Toronto Star Sep 14, 2022

Have your say: Will the Leafs sign Auston Matthews to a long-term deal eventually?

He can’t be an unrestricted free agent until 2024, if it gets that far.
Pension Plan Puppets Sep 14, 2022
2022 Top 25 Under 25: Auston Matthews is #1

2022 Top 25 Under 25: Auston Matthews is #1

Photo by Mike Carlson/NHLI via For the last time. To no one's surprise our #1 Toronto Maple Leaf under 25 is Auston Matthews! However, this will be the last time picking number one will be so easy. Auston Matthews turns 25 on Friday (September 17) and ages out of the Top 25 after having an amazing seven year run as #1. The Player We know who he is. Everyone knows who he is. What Auston Matthews has accomplished as a Maple Leaf before he turned 25 is more than most players of any age ever accomplish as a Leaf. As of the end of last season, Matthews sits: Ninth in...
Pension Plan Puppets Sep 14, 2022
Wednesday FTB: Three paths the Leafs can take to get cap compliant with Rasmus Sandin

Wednesday FTB: Three paths the Leafs can take to get cap compliant with Rasmus Sandin

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 28: Rasmus Sandin #38 of the Toronto Maple Leafs celebrates after scoring a third period goal with John Tavares #91, Justin Holl #3, and Auston Matthews #34 against the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on February 28, 2022 in Washington, DC. | Photo by Rob Carr/ Give me your best guess, what’s the move? We all know the Toronto Maple Leafs are right up to the salary cap ceiling with a 20-player roster with Rasmus Sandin left to sign. At the current moment, there is no money to sign him. If the Leafs are planning to sign Sandin (who’s...
Editor In Leaf Sep 8, 2022

Toronto Maple Leafs: Mitch Marner Is the 4th Best Player in the World

With apologies to Nathan Mackinnon,  Mitch Marner of the Toronto Maple Leafs is the 3rd best forward, and 4th best player overall, in the world right now. The Toronto Maple Leafs second-best player is the fourth best player in the NHL, after Auston Matthews, Connor McDavid (they are co-best players, as Matthews goals and defense […] Toronto Maple Leafs: Mitch Marner Is the 4th Best Player in the World - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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