Matt Murray

Age 26 May 25, 1994
Thunder Bay CAN
Goaltender shoots right
6'4" 193 cm
178 lbs 81 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2021
Agent Robert Hooper
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2012
Drafted Overall 83
Draft Round 3
Draft Team Pittsburgh Penguins

Transaction History
Apr 1, 2021 Activated Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) has been activated off injured reserve ahead of Thursday's matchup with Montreal.
Mar 31, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) has yet to be cleared to play, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Mar 29, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) participated in Monday's practice, Matt Tidcombe of the Senators' official site reports.
Mar 19, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Per general manager Pierre Dorion, Murray (upper body) is now considered week-to-week with his upper-body injury, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Mar 17, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) is still considered day-to-day with his upper-body injury, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Mar 15, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) will not dress for Monday's contest against the Canucks.
Mar 14, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) left warmups early and will not start Sunday against Toronto, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Mar 14, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will patrol the crease for Sunday's home contest against Toronto.
Mar 10, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray made 29 saves in a 7-1 loss to Edmonton on Wednesday.
Mar 10, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will defend the road goal in Wednesday's game versus the Oilers, per the (NHL)'s official media site.
Mar 7, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray made 31 saves on 34 shots in Sunday's 4-3 shootout win over the Flames.
Mar 7, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will guard the cage in Calgary on Sunday, Aaron Vickers of (NHL).com reports.
Mar 4, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray gave up four goals on 11 shots before he was replaced by Joey Daccord in Thursday's 7-3 loss to the Flames.
Mar 4, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will patrol the crease during Thursday's road clash with Calgary, TSN Calgary's Salim Nadim Valji reports.
Mar 1, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray made 27 saves in Monday's 5-1 win over the Flames.
Mar 1, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will guard the cage for Monday's home showdown against Calgary, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Feb 27, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Joey Daccord | Daccord stopped all five shots he faced after replacing Matt Murray to begin the third period of Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Flames.
Feb 27, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray stopped 27 of 33 shots before being replaced by Joey Daccord to begin the third period of Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Flames.
Feb 27, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray is slated to start between the pipes in Saturday's home game versus Calgary, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Feb 25, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray turned aside 29 shots in a 6-1 win over Calgary.
Feb 25, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will start between the pipes for Thursday's game against Calgary, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Feb 23, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will defend the home net in Tuesday's game versus the Canadiens, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Feb 21, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray stopped 30 of 32 shots in a 3-2 overtime win over Montreal on Sunday.
Feb 21, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will start between the pipes for Sunday's home clash with Montreal, Jean-Francois Chaumont of Le Journal de Montreal reports.
Feb 18, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray made 20 saves in relief Thursday in a 7-3 loss to Toronto. He allowed six goals.
Feb 17, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray stopped 26 of 28 shots in Wednesday's 2-1 loss to Toronto.
Feb 17, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will start between the pipes for Wednesday's road game against the Maple Leafs, Mark Masters of TSN.ca reports.
Feb 17, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) is healthy and available against Toronto on Wednesday, Steve Lloyd of TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) skated Monday but won't be in the lineup against Toronto that evening, Chris Stevens of TSN 1200 reports.
Feb 12, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (upper body) won't dress for Saturday's game against the Jets, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Feb 11, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray was lifted from Thursday's game versus the Jets for precautionary reasons, Ian Mendes of TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Feb 11, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will patrol the road crease for Thursday's game against the Jets, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Feb 9, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray stopped all nine shots he faced after replacing Marcus Hogberg early in the second period of Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Oilers.
Feb 9, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Marcus Hogberg | Hogberg stopped only 10 of 13 shots before being replaced by Matt Murray early in the second period of Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Oilers.
Feb 8, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray turned aside 32 of 34 shots in a 3-1 loss to the Oilers on Monday.
Feb 8, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will get the starting nod at home against Edmonton on Monday, Ian Mendes of TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Feb 6, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray turned aside 30 shots in Saturday's 2-1 loss to the Canadiens.
Feb 6, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will defend the home net in Saturday's matchup against the Canadiens, Ian Mendes of TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray turned away 36 shots in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Canadiens.
Feb 4, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will guard the road goal during Thursday's clash with the Canadiens, per the (NHL)'s media site.
Jan 31, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Marcus Hogberg | Hogberg surrendered five goals on 22 shots in relief of Matt Murray in Sunday's 8-5 loss to the Oilers.
Jan 31, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray gave up three goals on nine shots before he was replaced by Marcus Hogberg in Sunday's 8-5 loss to the Oilers.
Jan 31, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will patrol the crease in Edmonton on Sunday.
Jan 28, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray allowed four goals on 25 shots in Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Canucks.
Jan 28, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will draw the start for Thursday's road matchup with the Canucks, Jeff Paterson of TSN 1040 Vancouver reports.
Jan 25, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray gave up seven goals on 35 shots in a 7-1 loss to the Canucks.
Jan 25, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will draw the start in Vancouver on Monday, Thomas Drance of The Athletic Vancouver reports.
Jan 21, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray allowed four goals on 26 shots Thursday in a 4-1 loss to Winnipeg.
Jan 21, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray is set to patrol the blue paint at home versus Winnipeg on Thursday, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray turned aside 24 shots in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Jets.
Jan 19, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will tend the home twine in Tuesday's game against the Jets, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Jan 16, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray made 37 saves in a 3-2 loss to Toronto on Saturday night.
Jan 16, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will defend the home goal in Saturday's game against the Maple Leafs, Brent Wallace of TSN.ca reports.
Jan 15, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray stopped 20 shots in Friday's 5-3 win over the Maple Leafs.
Jan 15, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray will patrol the crease during Friday's home game versus Toronto, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Jan 5, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray (personal) rejoined the team for Tuesday's practice session, Mike Zeisberger of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 3, 2021 Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray is away from the team because of the birth of his child, Wayne Scanlan of the Ottawa Citizen reports.
Oct 9, 2020 Ottawa Senators | Re-igned G Matt Murray to a five-year, $25 million contract.
Oct 7, 2020 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The Ottawa Senators acquired Matt Murray from the Pittsburgh Penguins for Jonathan Gruden and 2020 Second Round Pick (#52)
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Oct 7, 2020 Trade Pittsburgh Penguins | Johnny Gruden | Gruden has been traded to the Penguins for goalie Matt Murray, reports TSN.ca. The deal also includes a second-round pick at the 2020 (NHL) Entry Draft.
Oct 7, 2020 Trade Ottawa Senators | Matt Murray | Murray has been traded to Ottawa in exchange for the 52nd overall pick in the 2020 (NHL) Entry Draft and forward Jonathan Gruden, reports TSN.ca.
Dec 12, 2018 Activated Pittsburgh Penguins | activated G Matt Murray from injured reserve.
Nov 22, 2018 Injured Pittsburgh Penguins | placed G Matt Murray on IR.
Dec 12, 2017 Activated Pittsburgh Penguins | activated G Matt Murray from injured reserve.
Nov 28, 2017 Injured Pittsburgh Penguins | placed G Matt Murray on IR.
Oct 25, 2016 Activated Pittsburgh Penguins | activated G Matt Murray from injured reserve.
Oct 20, 2016 Pittsburgh Penguins | signed G Matt Murray to a three-year, $11.25 million contract extension.
Feb 27, 2016 Recalled Pittsburgh Penguins | recalled G Matthew Murray from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Feb 22, 2016 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | assigned G Matthew Murray to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Feb 21, 2016 Recalled Pittsburgh Penguins | recalled G Matthew Murray from Wilkes Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Jan 2, 2016 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | assigned G Matthew Murray to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Dec 15, 2015 Recalled Pittsburgh Penguins | recalled G Matthew Murray from Wilkes Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Sep 17, 2013 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | assigned G Matthew Murray to Sault Ste. Marie (OHL).
Sep 4, 2013 Pittsburgh Penguins | signed G Matthew Murray to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Matt Murray
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx
Ottawa Senators 22 3.84 0.880 0 -14.86
Matt Murray Stats by Elite Prospects Matt Murray Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2007-2008 Thunder Bay Kings U15 AAA U15 AAA 32 5.92 0.870 0
2007-2008 Thunder Bay Kings U15 AAA WAAA U15 12 6.71 0.000 0
2008-2009 Thunder Bay Kings U15 AAA U15 AAA 29 2.94 0.000 0
2009-2010 Thunder Bay Kings U16 AAA U16 AAA 40 1.71 0.000 0
2009-2010 Thunder Bay Kings U16 AAA OHL Cup 3 2.67 0.000 0
2010-2011 Soo Greyhounds OHL 28 3.79 0.887 0
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Soo Greyhounds OHL 36 4.08 0.876 0
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Canada U18 WJC-18 7 2.72 0.910 0
2012-2013 Soo Greyhounds OHL 53 3.67 0.894 0 Playoffs 6 2.67 0.910 0
2013-2014 Soo Greyhounds OHL 49 2.57 0.921 0 Playoffs 9 2.63 0.915 0
2013-2014 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 1 2 0.920 0 Playoffs 1 0 1.000 0
2013-2014 OHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 1 4 0.810 0
2014-2015 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 40 1.58 0.941 0 Playoffs 8 2.37 0.923 0
2015-2016 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 31 2.1 0.931 0
2015-2016 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 13 2 0.930 0 Playoffs 21 2.08 0.923 0
2016-2017 Team North America WCup 2 3.16 0.886 0
2016-2017 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 49 2.41 0.923 0 Playoffs 11 1.7 0.937 0
2017-2018 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 49 2.92 0.907 0 Playoffs 12 2.43 0.908 0
2018-2019 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 50 2.69 0.919 0 Playoffs 4 3.01 0.906 0
2018-2019 Canada WC 7 2.01 0.926 0
2019-2020 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 38 2.87 0.899 0 Playoffs 3 2.5 0.914 0
2020-2021 Ottawa Senators NHL 22 3.84 0.880 0 -14.86
Matt Murray Stats by Elite Prospects | Matt Murray Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date October 9, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Robert Hooper
Standard Contract | 4 Years $25,000,000 7.67% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $6,250,000 $6,250,000 $6,250,000 $6,250,000
UFA
AAV $6,250,000 $6,250,000 $6,250,000 $6,250,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,000,000 $6,000,000 $7,000,000 $8,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,000,000 $6,000,000 $7,000,000 $8,000,000
Minors Salary $4,000,000 $6,000,000 $7,000,000 $8,000,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
10 Team NTC year 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date October 20, 2016
Signing Status RFA
Agent Robert Hooper
Standard Contract | 3 Years $11,250,000 5.00% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
RFA
AAV $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
Minors Salary $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date September 8, 2013
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 1.01% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $650,833 $628,333 $628,333 $628,333
RFA
AAV $925,000 $902,500 $902,500 $902,500
Performance Bonuses $0 $282,500 $282,500 $257,500
Base Salary $0 $550,000 $575,000 $575,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $642,500 $667,500 $575,000
Minors Salary $0 $62,500 $62,500 $62,500
Clauses
UFA Year