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NHL Reporter Reveals Auston Matthews Could Make NHL History in Insane Way


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October 7, 2022  (1:11)
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Auston Matthews, a forward born in Arizona who made his NHL debut for the Toronto Maple Leafs in October 2016, quickly made a name for himself as one of the game's elite goal scorers by tallying a career-high four goals in his first contest. Naturally, he now holds the Rocket Richard Trophy, which is "given to the player concluding the regular season as the League's goal-scoring leader." Last year, he set a record with a regular season total of 60 goals.

But Matthews' contract situation and long-term future with the Leafs are something that are now nagging on him. Matthews' current deal allows him to become an unrestricted free agency in 2024, and keeping him around would undoubtedly cost a lot of money.
If The Daily Faceoff's Frank Seravalli is to be believed, Matthews' next deal will not only be enormous, but it will also make him the highest-paid player in the NHL by a significant margin. He could make NHL history with this amount..
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