NHL insider provides update on NHL's potential investigation into Matt Murray being placed on LTIR
BY JOSH SEPTEMBER 6, 2023 (9:58)
Fans wondered what happened between Game 5 and now. During Game 5, Murray was on the bench and ready to backup, so what happened? Both the Leafs and Murray have been tight lipped.
Multiple people around the NHL called for an investigation into this matter. With the abuse of long-term injured reserve increasing there were serious questions. James Mirtle of The Athletic reached out to the NHL on this matter and received the following answer:
It's clear that at this point the NHL has no interest in investigating the Matt Murray situation. It's nice to know that people like James Mirtle are asking these difficult questions of the league. The only way we will see a change to LTIR abuse is if teams are held accountable.
IS MATT MURRAY LEGITIMATELY INJURED?
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|NO, THEY'RE SCAMMING THE SYSTEM||94||45.9 %|
|HE'S PROBABLY INJURED||36||17.6 %|
|HE'S DEFINITELY HURT||27||13.2 %|
|WHO CARES? GET RID OF THE CAP||48||23.4 %|
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