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| 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
185 lb (84 kg)
| AHL Team|
| Lowell Devils|
Tampa Bay Lightning
New Jersey Devils
|Born|| February 13 1978,|
Kanata, ON, CAN
|Pro Career||2001 – present|
Undrafted, Murphy played collegiate hockey with Colgate University. Murphy then played five seasons in SM-liiga, the top professional ice hockey league in Finland; two for Blues Espoo, two for Ilves Tampere and in 2006–07 for HIFK Helsinki. In the 2003–04 season with Ilves, he was chosen to the series' all-star team. In the 2006–07 season with HIFK, he was awarded Kultainen kypärä for best player in the league, as well as Lasse Oksanen trophy for best player of the season during regular season play and Pekka Rautakallio trophy for best defenseman of the season. Murphy was a member of the 2007 Canadian IIHF World Championship team that won gold in a 4-2 win against Finland in Moscow.
In the 2008–09 season, Cory played seven games for the Panthers whilst bothered by a re-occurring shoulder injury. Murphy was sent to affiliate, the Rochester Americans, for a two-week conditioning stint before being recalled by the Panthers on January 15, 2009. Murphy was subsequently claimed off re-entry waivers by the Tampa Bay Lightning on January 19, 2009. On July 17, 2009, he was signed by the New Jersey Devils to a two-way contract.
Awards and achievementsEdit
- 2006–07 SM-Liiga Lasse Oksanen trophy
- 2006–07 SM-Liiga Pekka Rautakallio trophy
- 2006–07 SM-Liiga Kultainen kypärä
|2008–09||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||25||5||10||15||12||—||—||—||—||—|
|Competitor for Canada|
|Men's ice hockey|
|Gold||2007 Moscow||Ice hockey|
Played for Canada in:
- 2007 World Championships (Gold medal)
|Senior int'l totals||9||1||6||7||8|
|Winner of the Lasse Oksanen trophy|
| Succeeded by|
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