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Ryan Murray | Defenseman | #27

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (23) / 9/27/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 208
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (2) / CLM
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Ryan Murray (head) will not play Tuesday in Los Angeles.
Murray suffered the injury Friday against Chicago and did not play Saturday. While the Blue Jackets did not provide an update on his status, Murray will sit at least one more game out as the Blue Jackets invade California to play three this week. Oct 24 - 8:13 AM

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Ryan Murray (head) was sent back to Columbus and sat out Saturday's game in Dallas.

Murray suffered the injury in Friday's first period against Chicago. The defenseman is highly regarded as he was selected second overall in 2012, but injuries have held him back in his NHL career. He managed to play in all 82 games last season but has missed two of four this year while playing in only the first period Friday. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Oct 23 - 7:44 AM

Ryan Murray suffered an upper-body injury in the first period against the Chicago Blackhawks.

He has officially been ruled out for the remainder of the game. It's a tough blow for the talented rearguard who was just making his return to the lineup after sustaining a bone bruise blocking a shot in the Blue Jackets season opener. We will update you with any further information when it is made available.
Oct 21 - 9:33 PM

Defenseman Ryan Murray will be back in the Columbus lineup for the Blue Jackets' game against the visiting Chicago Blackhawks tonight.

Murray suffered a bone bruise after blocking a shot during the Blue Jackets' season opener.
Oct 21 - 6:51 PM

Ryan Murray (leg) thinks he'll be available for Friday's game.

Nothing has been decided yet, but it helps that Murray participated in Tuesday's practice. "It was good to get out there and skate again," Murray said. "It (stinks) sitting in here and watching." He suffered a bone bruise while blocking a shot during the season opener.
Oct 19 - 8:30 AM

Ryan Murray (leg) was on the ice for practice Tuesday.

It is believed that Murray suffered a bone bruise on a blocked shot in Columbus' season opener. He felt good after the session, but he is listed as day-to-day.
Oct 18 - 5:26 PM

Ryan Murray's lower-body injury is a bruised lower leg.

Murray sustained the injury when he blocked a shot on Thursday and couldn't play Saturday as a result. He also missed Monday's practice and remains day-to-day.
Oct 18 - 4:48 AM

Ryan Murray (lower body) will miss Saturday's contest.

Murray was hurt when blocking a shot on Thursday and is considered day-to-day. Look for Dalton Prout to play in Saturday's game as a result.
Oct 14 - 4:29 PM

Ryan Murray (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision Wednesday.

He received a maintenance day Tuesday, but he will see if he can play in the pregame warmup. If Murray can't play then Team North America will have to dress 13 forwards and five defensemen against Sweden.
Sep 21 - 1:04 PM

Ryan Murray is questionable for Saturday's game against Carolina as he is 'banged up'.

The Blue Jackets recalled defenseman Justin Falk in case Murray is unable to go. Murray, who was selected second overall in 2012, has four goals and 22 points in 77 games this season and has a bright future in keeper leagues.
Apr 2 - 8:16 AM

Ryan Murray is dealing with an undisclosed injury.

Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella described Murray as a "little banged up." We'll take that to mean that he's day-to-day and questionable for Saturday's contest.
Apr 1 - 5:54 PM

Ryan Murray led the Blue Jackets in ice time as well as tied for most shots on the team on Sunday

Murray registered over 25 minutes of ice time and collected five shots. The young defenceman has 4 goals and 22 points in 69 games this season. Forwards Nick Foligno and Boone Jenner also collected five shots for the Blue Jackets in Sunday loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Mar 14 - 8:13 AM

Ryan Murray didn't skate Monday because of an illness.

However, he is expected to play on Tuesday against Detroit. Murray has posted 21 points in 66 games this campaign.
Mar 7 - 4:50 PM

Coach John Tortorella is thinking about splitting up his defense pairing of Ryan Murray and Seth Jones.

The two were high first round picks as Murray went second overall in 2012 while Jones was selected fourth in 2013. They are the future of the Blue Jackets but Tortorella won't do anything until defenseman Jack Johnson returns from his upper body injury. Murray has four goals and 21 points in 65 games while Jones has two goals and 24 points in a season split between Nashville and Columbus.
Mar 5 - 8:13 AM

Ryan Murray had two assists in a 6-4 victory over Boston Monday night.

Murray ended a six-game point drought. This was also the first time he recorded a point since inking a two-year, $5.65 million extension on Feb. 11. He has four goals and 19 points in 60 contests in 2015-16.
Feb 23 - 8:53 AM

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5Gregory Campbell
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4Matt Calvert
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RW1Cam Atkinson
2Nick Foligno
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5David Savard
6Dalton Prout
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