Kukla's Korner

Kukla's Korner Hockey

Matt Murray Headed To Ottawa

Penguins tweet,

The Penguins have acquired forward Jonathan Gruden and a 2020 second-round draft pick (52nd overall) from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Matt Murray.

Filed in: NHL Teams, Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins, | KK Hockey | Permalink
 

Comments

The Meal's avatar

The Atlantic Division gets that much tougher.  Ottawa should compete for a playoff spot next season.

Posted by The Meal from Firestone, CO on 10/07/20 at 12:14 PM ET

Avatar

It’s crazy how a goalie’s stock can rise and fall,
depending on how many are available and how
hot each one has been recently. GMs know many
goalies have sudden peaks, dips, sometimes change teams
or tweak their games and get back to the top.
But it’s just as likely a 2-3 year peak is all you see, then mediocrity.
It’ll be really interesting to see what Murray can do behind a very young
- like extremely young - defense.

Posted by lefty.30 on 10/07/20 at 01:14 PM ET

TreKronor's avatar

Wow.  It’s just so interesting how things can change. 

Hey Panthers - FYI, this is a good reminder of why you don’t give goalies 15 years and $129 billion dollars.

Posted by TreKronor on 10/07/20 at 01:24 PM ET

Add a Comment

Please limit embedded image or media size to 575 pixels wide.

Add your own avatar by joining Kukla's Korner, or logging in and uploading one in your member control panel.

Captchas bug you? Join KK or log in and you won't have to bother.

Smileys

Notify me of follow-up comments?

Feed

Most Recent Blog Posts

About Kukla's Korner Hockey

Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.

From breaking news to in-depth stories around the league, KK Hockey is updated with fresh stories all day long and will bring you the latest news as quickly as possible.

Email Paul anytime at pk@kuklaskorner.com