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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 72 games at the AHL level. Has won 13 of last 14 starts (reg. + post). Murray's 6 wins by a Penguins rookie goalie is the most in a single season. Via Elias, Murray became just the 2nd rookie goalie since 1967-68 to make 47 saves in a playoff game in G3. First rookie goalie to win 4 of 1st 5 playoff starts since Michal Neuvirth (WSH) in 2011. Recorded 1st career playoff SO in R1-G4, 1st PIT rookie to record a playoff shutout. Named to Team North America roster on March 2. Named NHL 'Third Star' for week of March 28-April 3. Had 122:05 shutout sequence Mar. 29-Apr. 3. Recorded 1st NHL shutout April 2 at NYI. Earned 1st win Dec. 21 vs. CBJ. Named AHL Second-Team All-Star. Named AHL Goaltender & Rookie of the Year in 2014-15. Set AHL record for longest SO sequence at 304 minutes, 11 seconds between Feb. 8 and March 8, 2015. His 12 shutouts are the most by a rookie AHL goalie. NHL Playoffs Career Info: Highs: Saves: 47 Shots: 49

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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