Who Will Have the Better Career: Auston Matthews or Connor McDavid?

October 13th, 2016 by Adrian Dater Leave a reply »

Auston Matthews or Connor McDavid? 

Already, hockey fans and pundits are choosing sides as to who will be the NHL's brightest star of the future. On Wednesday night, Matthews shocked the entire sporting world by scoring a record four goals in his first career NHL game for the Toronto Maple Leafs. The No. 1 pick of the 2016 draft, Matthews' feat had everybody scrambling for the record books.

Not to be totally forgotten, though, was the Edmonton Oilers' super sophomore McDavid. The No. 1 pick of the 2015 draft had two goals and an assist in the Oilers' 7-4 win over Calgary. 

Bleacher Report's own Adrian Dater and Jonathan Willis debated Thursday over who is likely to be viewed as the best player when all is said and done. It may be way too early to proclaim judgment, but that didn't stop Dater and Willis from forecasting who will enjoy the best career: the American Matthews or the Canadian McDavid.


Dater: So Jonathan, I hear you want to debate who will be the better player in the long run, Auston Matthews or Connor McDavid. Jon, I hear health care is free up there in ...

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