Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Andrew Murray
Andrew Murray was born November 7, 1981 in Selkirk, Manitoba. The eighth round, 242nd overall selection of the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, Murray is a graduate of Bemidji State University.

A hard working centreman, Murray capped off a four year stint at Bemidji State University with a personal best 38-point campaign in 2004-05. Murray went on to make his professional hockey debut with the Columbus Blue Jacket's AHL affiliate in Syracuse the following season. He spent two and a half seasons in Syracuse before he was called up by the Blue Jackets mid-way through the 2007-08 season. Under the defensive minded Ken Hitchcock, Murray would spend the rest of his season in Columbus and lead the Blue Jackets in goal rookie goal scoring in just half a season of work.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1999-00 Selkirk Steelers MJHL 63 29 48 77
2000-01 Selkirk Steelers MJHL 64 46 56 102 72 5 3 0 3 6
2001-02 Bemidji State University CHA 35 15 15 30 22
2002-03 Bemidji State University CHA 36 9 18 27 38
2003-04 Bemidji State University CHA 25 6 14 20 41
2004-05 Bemidji State University CHA 32 16 22 38 30
2005-06 Syracuse Crunch AHL 77 13 16 29 73 +3 6 0 1 1 17
2006-07 Syracuse Crunch AHL 72 10 12 22 62 -8
2007-08 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 39 6 4 10 12 0
2007-08 Syracuse Crunch AHL 34 13 2 15 15 +3
2008-09 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 67 8 3 11 10 -6
2009-10 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 46 5 2 7 6 -6
2010-11 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 29 4 4 8 4 +2
2011-12 San Jose Sharks NHL 39 1 3 4 4 +3
2011-12 Worcester Sharks AHL 10 2 1 3 0 -4
2012-13 Peoria Rivermen AHL 51 14 17 31 18 -4
2012-13 St. Louis Blues NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013-14 Medvescak Zagreb KHL 54 3 3 6 28 3 0 1 1 0
2014-15 Medvescak Zagreb (CRO) KHL 51 3 4 7 14
NHL Totals 221 24 16 40 36


MJHL First All-Star Team (2001)
CHA All-Rookie Team (2002)
Missed majority of 2010-11 due to recurring lower-body injury. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, July 19, 2011. Traded to Detroit by San Jose with San Jose's 7th round pick (Alexander Kadeykin) in 2014 NHL Draft for Brad Stuart, June 10, 2012. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, July 6, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Zagreb (KHL), July 29, 2013.
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