Sharks sign C Murray to 1-year contract

July 19, 2011

The San Jose Sharks have signed center Andrew Murray to a one-year contract.

The Sharks announced the signing on Tuesday.

The 29-year-old Murray had eight points (four goals, four assists) in 29 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets last season. He also missed 31 games because of two separate injuries.

In 181 NHL games all with Columbus, Murray posted 36 points (23 goals, 13 assists) and 32 penalty minutes.