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Auston Matthews named NHL’s first star of the week

The Leafs rookie gets one of many, many, to come.

2017 Scotiabank NHL Centennial Classic - Detroit Red WIngs v Toronto Maple Leafs

Auston Matthews was named first star of the week by the NHL today.

After leading the NHL in scoring this past week with four goals and two assists, Matthews was given the honour above Chris Kreider of the Rangers, and Marc-Andre Fleery of the Penguins.

Auston Matthews is leading the rookies in points (32), goals (20), sits 10th in rookie assists (12), and is third in power play points (10).

Check out his highlights from the week below: