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Maple Leafs win free agency by signing John Tavares

The Kyle Dubas regime is off to a fantastic start after he landed one of the biggest free agents in league history, signing John Tavares to a monstrous seven-year, $77 million deal. Coming off his second 80-point season in four years, Tavares — who has scored 30 percent of his career goals with the man advantage — will join a power play that already has Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner and ranked second in the league last season. If Matthews and Tavares score 40-plus goals apiece as some pundits predict, they'll be the first teammates to do so since Evgeni Malkin and James Neal with Pittsburgh in 2012-13.

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