Picture of Auston Matthews. He has signed a 4-year contract extension with the Leafs.
In the latest Toronto Maple Leafs news the team has signed Hart Trophy winner Auston Matthews to a 4-year deal worth $53 million.

In recent Toronto Maple Leafs news, it has been announced that they have signed Hart Trophy winner Auston Matthews to a four-year contract valued at $53 million. This contract will result in a $13.25 million yearly salary cap hit for the Maple Leafs.

Was this a huge overpay for Matthews or is he worth every penny? I will let you decide in the comments below.

At the 2016 NHL entry draft, the Toronto Maple Leafs selected Auston Matthews with the first overall pick. Throughout his 7-season career, he has played in 481 games and accumulated 542 points. He has also scored 44 playoff points in 50 games.

Matthews’s new contract features a full no-trade clause.

What does the Auston Matthews contract mean for the Toronto Maple Leafs?

To get an idea of how Auston Matthews contract impacts the Toronto Maple Leafs’ projected cap space for the 2023-24 season, check out the updated salary cap information for the team.

The Maple Leafs currently have $-13,256,450 available cap space for the coming season.

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Auston Matthews contract breakdown


Contract based on initial report. Once the details have been confirmed the contract will be updated

What are NHL fans saying about the Toronto Maple Leafs signing Auston Matthews?

Great signing but the Toronto Maple Leafs still need some grit!

I guess he will not be an Arizona Coyote. Papi will bring us the Stanley Cup!

Auston Matthews will be putting 65 goals this season now that the contract is signed and completed. No pressure from the media!

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