Penguins place goalie Matt Murray on IR

Matt Murray will likely be missing in action until 2019.

The Penguins on Thursday placed the goaltender on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Pittsburgh recalled fellow goalie Tristan Jarry from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on an emergency basis in a corresponding move.

The Penguins will recall goaltender Tristan Jarry on an emergency basis from the @WBSPenguins. Matt Murray has been placed on injured reserve. Details: https://t.co/DscNqjGfjZ pic.twitter.com/HWY2njcWia

Murray, who suffered a concussion last month, is expected to be out long-term. He has a 4.08 GAA and .877 save percentage in 11 games this season as he split time with backup Casey DeSmith.

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Jarry, 23, has a 2.89 GAA and .909 save percentage through 11 games in the AHL this season. He previously played 26 games for the Penguins last season.

The Penguins (8-8-4) are at the Bruins (11-6-4) at 7:30 p.m. ET Friday.

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