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Auston Matthews
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Matthews practicing with the Maple Leafs in 2020
Born September 17, 1997 (1997-09-17) (age 23)
San Ramon, California, U.S.
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)
Position Center
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Toronto Maple Leafs
ZSC Lions
National team Flag of the United States.svg United States
NHL Draft 1st overall, 2016
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 2015–present

Auston Taylour Matthews (born September 17, 1997) is an American professional ice hockey center and alternate captain for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2013–14 U.S. National Development Team USHL 20 10 10 20 4
2014–15 U.S. National Development Team USHL 24 20 28 48 10
2015–16 ZSC Lions NLA 36 24 22 46 6 4 0 3 3 2
2016–17 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 40 29 69 14 6 4 1 5 0
2017–18 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 62 34 29 63 12 7 1 1 2 0
2018–19 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 68 37 36 73 12 7 5 1 6 2
2019–20 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 70 47 33 80 8 5 2 4 6 0
NHL totals 282 158 127 285 46 25 12 7 19 2

International

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2014 United States U17 1 6 4 4 8 8
2014 United States WJC18 1 7 5 2 7 4
2015 United States WJC18 1 7 8 7 15 0
2015 United States WJC 5th 5 1 2 3 4
2016 United States WJC 3 7 7 4 11 2
2016 United States WC 4th 10 6 3 9 2
2016 Team North America WCH 5th 3 2 1 3 0
Junior totals 32 25 19 44 18
Senior totals 13 8 4 12 2
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Connor McDavid
NHL first overall draft pick
2016
Succeeded by
Nico Hischier
Preceded by
Mitch Marner
Toronto Maple Leafs first round draft pick
2016
Succeeded by
Timothy Liljegren
Preceded by
Artemi Panarin
Winner of the Calder Trophy
2017
Succeeded by
Mathew Barzal



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