Blues sign forward Andrew Murray
JUL 06, 2012 11:38a ET
ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced the club has signed forward Andrew Murray to a one-year, two-way contract.
Murray, 30, dressed in 39 games for the San Jose Sharks last season recording four points (one goal, three assists) and four penalty minutes while also appearing in 10 games for their American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, Worcester Sharks, tallying three points (two goals, one assist). Overall, the 6’2, 218-pound forward has appeared in five National Hockey League (NHL) seasons (2007-2012) totaling 40 points (24 goals, 16 assists) and 36 penalty minutes in 220 games between San Jose and the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The Selkirk, Manitoba native was originally drafted by Columbus in the eighth round, 242nd overall, of the 2001 Entry Draft.