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Rob Gronkowski retires... again, plus Auston Matthews cleans up at NHL Awards

Happy Wednesday, everyone. Good morning to everyone but especially to... Auston Matthews has won his first MVP award. It probably won't be his last. The 24-year-old Maple Leafs superstar won the Hart Trophy, given to the league's most valuable player, by a wide margin over second-place finisher Connor McDavid. Matthews also won the Ted Lindsay Award, given to the league's most outstanding player.
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Auston Matthews Is the Greatest Toronto Maple Leafs Player Ever

Auston Matthews is the greatest Toronto Maple Leafs player, ever. Possibly a controversial statement to some, but now, there is no denying it. At the NHL awards show Tuesday night, the Toronto Maple Leafs franchise player cleaned up, collecting the Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy, the Hart Memorial Trophy, and the Ted Lindsay Award. He was also named a first team all-star.

Maple Leafs C Auston Matthews claims NHL MVP honors

June 22 (UPI) -- Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews is the winner of the 2021-22 Hart Memorial Trophy, given annually to the NHL's MVP, the league announced. Matthews collected that hardware, as well as the Ted Lindsay Award -- the MVP trophy given out by the NHLPA -- at the NHL Awards on Tuesday at Armature Works in Tampa, Fla. He also claimed the Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy, as the league's top goal scorer.
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Auston Matthews is the Maple Leafs’ First True Superstar

TAMPA - "They said we could go somewhat casual tonight," explained Auston Matthews, showing off the monogrammed jacket, unbuttoned white shirt, and gold chain he wore to the 2022 NHL Awards ceremony he had cleaned up at just minutes before. "I don't love wearing a tie if I'm being honest...

Toronto Maple Leafs: Auston Matthews Completes Trophy Hat-Trick

Toronto Maple Leafs star forward Auston Matthews added two more trophies to his collection last night at the NHL Awards. He won the Ted Lindsay Award and the Hart Trophy. Matthews already won the Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy for leading the NHL in goals. This is the first...

Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews wins 2022 Hart Memorial Trophy

Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews won the 2022 Hart Memorial Trophy, which recognizes the NHL's most valuable player. Matthews, 24, finished the 2021-22 season with 60 goals, the most for any NHL player in a single season in a decade. He received 119 first-place votes on the 195 ballots to win the Hart Trophy. The Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid — who won the award last season — finished second with 29 first-place votes and New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin finished third with 24 first-place votes.