So Wednesday, the NHL’s Twitter account decided to hop on the recent trend of voting using retweets, likes, and comments to decide who was the better: Connor McDavid, Nathan MacKinnon, or Auston Matthews.
Who would you rather have?
– Comment for Connor McDavid (@cmcdavid97)– Retweet for Nathan MacKinnon (@Mackinnon9)– Like for Auston Matthews (@AM34) pic.twitter.com/7F98yTn4OZ
— NHL (@NHL) June 17, 2020
Naturally, Leafs fans had some fun with this, and jumped at an opportunity to make Oilers fans angry, resulting in more votes for Matthews than MacKinnon and McDavid combined (of course, there’s the fact that it’s easier for someone to like a tweet than retweet it onto their timeline or reply to it).
Now, this obviously doesn’t mean that Matthews is officially better than McDavid, and I’m pretty sure if you asked any Leafs fan who they unironically think is better, they’ll say McDavid.
But, one thing I noticed during all this is that there are a lot of NHL fans that think he shouldn’t even be in this conversation, which is just flat out wrong. Matthews has proven to …
Author: Scott Maxwell / The Leafs Nation