Matthews' hat trick lifts Leafs past Devils 7-4

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Posted at 11:25 PM, Jan 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-14 23:25:35-05

Auston Matthews had his first hat trick since scoring four times in his NHL debut and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the New Jersey Devils 7-4 .

John Tavares also scored as part of a three-point night for the Leafs and Rasmus Sandin had two assists in his first game since getting called up from the minors.

William Nylander and Zach Hyman each had a goal and an assist, and Frederik Gauthier had the other goal for Toronto. Frederik Andersen made 24 saves for the Leafs.

Blake Coleman, with his first-career hat trick, and P.K. Subban scored for New Jersey.