Buy his book. He saw his first action of the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Ottawa Senators after Fleury was pulled. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience. Although just 26 years old, Murray has the experience of a veteran with 199 regular-season NHL games under his belt, a career .914 save percentage and two Stanley Cups. 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Eliteprospects.com hockey player profile of Matt Murray, 1994-05-25 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN Canada. [14] As a result, there were speculations on who would start in Game 5. [23] He returned to the line-up on October 13 as a backup to Casey DeSmith[24] only to be placed on injured reserve again in November due to a lower body injury.[25]. Murray is excited for a fresh start in Ottawa, reports TSN.ca, and he's optimistic a contract extension that keeps him in Ottawa a long time will be signed soon. You need to be Premium to access this feature. Penguins GM Jim Rutherford is evaluating interest in two of his goalies and said it appears likely one of them will be traded. Execs Unfiltered: Thoughts on Hall, trades and every NHL team’s offseason so far, Salvian: What happened with Anthony Duclair, Matt Murray’s deal and more, No deal: Analyzing 9 intriguing players who weren’t tendered qualifying offers, NHL Draft grades 2020: Corey Pronman evaluates all 31 teams, Grading the Senators’ 2020 NHL Draft: What we know about Ottawa’s class. Season Team; 2015-2016: Pittsburgh Penguins: 2016-2017: Pittsburgh Penguins: Bio On Wednesday, minutes before the start of the second day of the NHL Draft, the Pittsburgh Penguins traded goalie Matt Murray to the Ottawa Senators in return for forward Jonathan Gruden and a 2020 … Get the latest NHL news on Matt Murray. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. [15] Murray was announced as the starter and stopped all 24 shots the Nashville Predators threw at him in a 6–0 win. Are you a Stathead, too? [16] Murray made 27 saves in Game 6, shutting out the Predators 2–0 and winning the Stanley Cup for the second consecutive season. [30], On April 29, 2019, Murray was named as the first choice goaltender to backstop Canada at the 2019 IIHF World Championship held in Slovakia. [26], On October 7, 2020, as a impending restricted free agent Murray was traded by the Penguins to the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Jonathan Gruden and a second-round pick in 2020. The Senators are still in a rebuild, and Murray's winning experience should expedite the process. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. Join our linker program. He was subsequently selected in the 2nd round (35th overall) of the 2010 OHL Priority Selection by the Sault Ste. He was replaced by Marc-André Fleury just once after returning as the starter. The previous record of 268:17 was held by Barry Brust.[2]. home/away, monthly, etc... 2019-20 Senators(25-34-12, 7th place in NHL Atlantic), Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Monday, October 12, 7:07PM. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. The Senators traded a second-round pick and prospect Johnny Gruden for Murray on Wednesday, and now they've locked down their starting goalie through the 2023-24 season. Use of this website (including any and all parts and components) constitutes your acceptance of these. The netminder has a history of injuries, including concussions and lower-body issues. [9] He became only the sixth starting rookie goaltender in the Cup Finals since 1976.[10]. Submit changes (incorrect DOB, missing stats, incorrect stats, social media links etc) using a web form and we will review your update request within 24 hours and update accordingly. Murray was born and raised in Thunder Bay, Ontario and played his minor hockey with the Thunder Bay Minor Hockey Association. 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Murray was then re-signed by the Penguins to a three year contract with an annual average salary of $3.75 million. Some hockey portraits on this site are licensed from Images on Ice, Hockey’s Photo Agency. He spent his younger years playing AA before moving up to the Thunder Bay Kings AAA program. In addition, he is the only goaltender in NHL history with two Stanley Cup wins as a rookie. Game-by-game stat line for the player (Regular season since 1979-80 only). Born: May 25, 1994 in Thunder Bay, Ontario ca, Draft: Pittsburgh, 3rd round (83rd overall), 2012 NHL Entry, Amateur Teams: Sault Ste. [18] Matt Murray returned from his February 2018 concussion, as the Penguins' starting goaltender, on March 20, 2018, against the New York Islanders. The Pittsburgh Penguins are exploring options for two-time Stanley Cup champion Matt Murray, and while rumors have linked the 26-year-old go... HockeyBuzz.com - Eklund - Battle of Alberta For Matt Murray? Murray signed a four-year, $25 million contract with the Senators on Friday, Pierre LeBrun of TSN reports. "I definitely hope we can get something done so I can be here for years to come." Find Matt Murray stats, teams, height, weight, Position: Goalie [7] Two days later, on April 21, Murray recorded his first NHL playoff shutout in a 5–0 win over the Rangers. These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. Matt Murray Media 8/1 post game. This website is not directly or indirectly affiliated, associated, or connected in any way to Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League or the National Hockey League. Flyers/Leafs Trade Rumors. [13] Despite two solid starts in Game 1 and 2 against the Nashville Predators, Murray's game faltered in Games 3 and 4. [17], During the 2017–18 NHL season Murray sustained his second concussion during practice. This elite play allowed Murray to finish 4th in Calder Trophy voting for Rookie of the Year, and earned Murray a spot on the 2016–17 All-Rookie Team and the 2017 NHL All-Playoff Team. The team could turn a corner at some point during Murray's current deal. Murray was selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the third round (83rd overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Important: An official team/league url or a team document must be provided for us to update player stats. Player stats broken down into various categories; i.e. To see the rest of the Matthew Murray's contract breakdowns, & gain access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today. Murray was the starting goaltender for the Penguins to begin the 2018–19 season. Hockey-Reference utilizes Official NHL data for current NHL seasons. 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In 2020-1, Murray will earn a base salary of $4,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $6,250,000. [21] On April 23, 2018, Murray was nominated for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy as a player who best exemplifies leadership qualities and gives back to in his community.