Auston Matthews

nhl playoffs

The Good Far Outweighed the Bad During Maple Leafs' Exciting Playoff Run

From Matthews and Andersen to Kadri and, yes, Dart Guy, the Toronto Maple Leafs delivered a steady supply of great postseason moments.
Dave Lozo
4.24.17
Hockey

McDavid and Matthews' Playoff Debuts Signal the Start of a New NHL Era

Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby have dominated the playoff conversation in the past decade. It's time for Auston Matthews and Connor McDavid's star turn.
Dave Lozo
4.11.17
conspiracy theories

Is the NHL Bailing on the Olympics to Protect Team Canada? A VICE Sports Conspiracy Theory

Team USA was set to have a young, fast-paced roster at the 2018 and 2022 Olympics. They are now likely to be denied a chance at winning gold.
Dave Lozo
4.6.17
Hockey

The Best Races to Track in the Last Two Weeks of the NHL Season

You probably think most of the conventional races in the NHL regular season have been settled. We are here to show you some of the more unconventional races still to be decided.
Dave Lozo
3.29.17
NHL

Are the Ottawa Senators the New Maple Leafs?

We used to be able to laugh at the ineptitude of the Maple Leafs. No more. But maybe the Senators will take their place.
Dave Lozo
2.28.17
NHL

Matthews-Laine Is the New Crosby-Ovechkin

We hope the NHL's latest rivalry isn't full of as many terrible narratives as the last one.
Dave Lozo
2.22.17
NHL

Biscuits! Lozo and Down Goes Brown on Matthews, Outdoor Games, Canada's World Junior Obsession

Dave and Sean also discuss All-Star Game voting and how to fix the Colorado Avalanche in our monthly NHL review.
Dave Lozo & Sean McIndoe
1.4.17
calder trophy

Breaking Down the Race for the Calder Trophy

Will voter bias keep Matt Murray from winning the Calder? Will voters punish Patrik Laine for having too much fun?
Dave Lozo
12.22.16
NHL

The Toronto Maple Leafs Will Make the Playoffs … Maybe

If Ben Affleck can start making good movies, the Toronto Maple Leafs can start making the playoffs.
Dave Lozo
12.6.16
NHL

Biscuits! Lozo and Down Goes Brown on Young Guns, NHL's Worst, and the Mass Extinction of Trades

VICE Sports hockey writers Dave Lozo and Down Goes Brown swap emails, talk some nonsense, and debate the biggest topics in the NHL in our monthly review.
Dave Lozo & Sean McIndoe
11.1.16
Hockey

The NHL's Millennial Generation Is Lit AF

From Auston Matthews to Connor McDavid, the NHL is enjoying a historic infusion of exciting young talent. Will anyone outside of Canada notice?
Dave Lozo
10.31.16
Hockey

Can Auston Matthews Help Bring Beautiful Hockey Back to the NHL?

Auston Matthews has already proven he can do the spectacular, which isn't as common as it should be.
Aaron Gordon
10.13.16
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