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Stephen Murphy returns for his eleventh season in Belfast.
He originally joined the Giants in 2009 from the Manchester Phoenix and the Scot played a vital role in helping the organisation to the Playoff Championship at the end of his first season in Belfast. Murphy famously starred in the decisive shootout in the 2010 grand final against the Cardiff Devils.
Since Murphy’s debut season in Northern Ireland, he has collected All-Star awards and winning the British Netminder of the Year award on eight occasions on his way to backstopping the organisation to Elite League titles in the 2011/12, 2013/14 and 2018/19 seasons. He also helped Team GB win their first World Championship Gold Medal in 24 years during the 2017 tournament in Belfast.