Auston Matthews becomes fastest NHL player to score 50 goals since Alex Ovechkin

Another reason to be impressed with the Leafs’ star center.

Hey, have you heard about Auston Matthews? Not that you needed another reason to gush over the Maple Leafs’ young superstar, but he reached the 50-goal milestone in his 96th NHL game on Thursday night. It’s the fastest that any player has scored that many goals since Alex Ovechkin.

Matthews, who scored 40 times as a rookie, potted his 10th goal of the 2017-18 season with a penalty shot against the Kings. He had drawn the...


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