Concussion Confirmed for Leafs Player

Published April 11, 2023 at 8:54 PM
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After an April 2nd collision with Lucas Raymond during a game against the Red Wings, Matt Murray was initially considered "day-to-day." However, it has now been confirmed that Murray is suffering from a concussion.

Leafs' Matt Murray Out with Concussion

Following the announcement, it was revealed that Matt Murray will not be joining the team on their current trip. According to Kyle Dubas, Murray is making progress in his recovery.

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Woll Takes the Lead, Onuska Backs Up

With Murray sidelined, the Leafs have announced that Joseph Woll will be stepping in as the starting goaltender, while Matt Onuska serves as the backup. This news comes via a report from Mark Masters:

Per Kyle Dubas:

Joseph Woll starts

Matt Onuska backs up

Ilya Samsonov dealing with bumps and bruises

Matt Murray has a concussion

Joseph Woll has had a strong showing in his time with the Maple Leafs, boasting a 4-1 record and a .932 save percentage in five games. His performance in the AHL is also notable, with a 16-4-1 record and a .927 save percentage in 21 starts for the Marlies.

Fans will be eagerly watching as Woll attempts to maintain his impressive form tonight against the Lightning, as he faces their formidable offense.

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