Sport Penguins' Murray to miss at least 1 game due to family matter

03:10  13 january  2018
03:10  13 january  2018 Source:   thescore.com

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Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray has returned home to Ontario, Canada because of a personal family matter and will miss at least one game , head coach Mike Sullivan confirmed Friday.

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray has returned home to Ontario, Canada because of a personal family matter and will miss at least one game , head coach Mike Sullivan confirmed Friday.

a man holding a sign © Christian Petersen / Getty Images Sport / Getty Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray has returned home to Ontario, Canada because of a personal family matter and will miss at least one game, head coach Mike Sullivan confirmed Friday.

The Penguins are scheduled to play back-to-back games against the Detroit Red Wings and the New York Rangers on Saturday and Sunday, and then travel to California for a three-game road trip beginning Jan. 17 in Anaheim.

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Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is in Canada with his family to tend to a personal matter and will be away from the team indefinitely. Will miss at least 1 game and coach Mike Sullivan says he will be given 'as much time as he needs'.

Penguins goaltender Matt Murray has gone home to Ontario because of a personal family matter . pic.twitter.com/DUEWsiNjQG. Playoffs are a lot about the little breaks, and the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins series saw them again.

Tristan Jarry and Casey DeSmith will be the Penguins' netminders in Murray's absence.

Through 31 games, Murray posted a record of 15-12-1 with a .903 save percentage for a Pittsburgh team currently on the playoff bubble.

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