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Matthews, Tavares Score 2 Each, Maple Leafs Beat Stars

Tyler Seguin had a goal and three assists for Dallas

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    Matthews, Tavares Score 2 Each, Maple Leafs Beat Stars
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    John Tavares #91 of the Toronto Maple Leafs celebrates his goal against the Dallas Stars in the second period at American Airlines Center on October 9, 2018 in Dallas, Texas.

    Auston Matthews and John Tavares each had two goals, and the high-scoring Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Dallas Stars 7-4 on Tuesday night.

    Toronto defenseman Morgan Rielly had a career-high four assists after he scored the winning goal in Sunday night's 7-6 overtime win at Chicago. Mitchell Marner had a goal and three assists as the Maple Leafs improved to 2-0 on a four-game trip.

    Led by Matthews and Tavares, Toronto has won three of its first four games. Matthews has seven goals and three assists already. Tavares, who signed a blockbuster deal with his hometown Maple Leafs this summer, has scored five of his six goals in the past two games.

    Tyler Seguin had a goal and three assists for Dallas, and Alexander Radulov finished with a goal and two assists.

    Ben Bishop, who had stopped 62 of 63 shots to help the Stars to a 2-0 start, made 23 saves.

    Frederik Andersen had 30 stops for the Maple Leafs.

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