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How Leafs' Matthews, Jets' Laine have fared head-to-head since rookie seasons
When you look at their past meetings, Auston Matthews and Patrik Laine's best head-to-heads were actually their first two contests against one another, as the pair of dynamic rookies took turns putting on a show in 2016-17.
NHL Rookie Notebook: Best Calder candidates by position
Seeing as there's just one award dedicated to rookies and a whole bunch of talented young players, we're separating the class by position -- defence, goalie, and forward -- to look at the best of the Calder candidates among their positional peers.