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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Penguins have activated their star goaltender from injured reserve.

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According to the Penguins’ official website, the team activated Matt Murray Tuesday morning.

Murray suffered a lower-body injury in a game against the Philadelphia Flyers on Nov. 27.

Murray was injured when Jakub Voracek crashed into him on a breakaway. The resulting collision threw Murray into the post at an awkward angle. Murray was helped to the bench and appeared to be favoring his right leg.

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To make room for Murray, the Penguins have re-assigned goaltender Casey DeSmith to their AHL affiliate in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

Murray’s return comes just in time for the Penguins’ first-ever trip to Las Vegas to take on the Golden Knights.

And, they could see a familiar face between the pipes for the Golden Knights.

Marc-Andre Fleury has been out of the lineup since Oct. 13, when he suffered a concussion in a game against Detroit.

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On Sunday, the Golden Knights activated him from injured reserve, which sets up the possibility of Fleury getting the start against his former team.