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Matthew Murray
Matthew Murray
Goaltender  - PIT
(MUHR-ee, MAT)
Number: 30
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 178
Catches: Left
Born: May 25, 1994  (Age 21)
Birthplace: Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Drafted: PIT / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (83rd overall) PROSPECT BIO
Murray recorded 16 shutouts in his first 58 games at the AHL level. Stopped career-high 34 shots on Dec. 30 vs. TOR, including 3 breakaways. Earned 1st NHL road win on Dec. 26 at MIN. Won 1st NHL game on Dec. 21 vs. CBJ. Stopped 22 of 24 shots. Made 24 of 26 saves but suffered loss in NHL debut on Dec. 19 vs. CAR. Has posted a 12-4-0 record in 17 games with WBS this season. Has registered 4 shutouts (t-1st), a 1.84 GAA (3rd) and a .938 SVP (t-2nd). Was named AHL goaltender of the Year and Rookie of the Year after leading the league in shutouts (12), save percentage (.941) and goals-against average (1.58) in 2014-15. Set AHL record for longest shutout sequence at 304 minutes, 11 seconds between Feb. 8 and March 8, 2015, the best mark in the AHL's 79-year history. His 12 shutouts are the most ever posted by a rookie AHL netminder. Native of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. Career Info: HIGHS: Saves: 34 Shots: 36 PENALTY SHOTS: -- Saves;-- Shots

OHL Second All-Star Team (2014) AHL All-Rookie Team (2015) AHL First All-Star Team (2015) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Trophy (AHL - Top Rookie) (2015) Harry ``Hap'' Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (2015) (shared with Jeff Zatkoff) Aldege "Baz" Bastien Award (AHL Outstanding Goaltender) (2015)
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