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Joe Morrow | Defenseman

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (21) / 12/9/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 197
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Joe Morrow has been acquired by Boston.
He was sent to the Bruins as part of the deal that saw Tyler Seguin go to Dallas and Loui Eriksson head to Boston. Morrow was picked up by the Stars in the deal that sent Brenden Morrow to Pittsburgh. In his first season of AHL play, he recorded 19 points and 39 penalty minutes in 66 games between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Texas. Thu, Jul 4, 2013 03:41:00 PM

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Joe Morrow isn't likely to play with the Dallas Stars this season.

The AHL Texas Stars are leading the South Division and Morrow is expected to stick around for their playoff run. The Stars acquired Joe Morrow from the Pittsburgh Penguins as part of the Brenden Morrow deal.
Tue, Apr 2, 2013 10:08:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have sent Joe Morrow to the AHL.

Dallas acquired Morrow from the Pittsburgh Penguins as part of the Brenden Morrow deal. Joe Morrow could be a future power-play quarterback for the Stars, but for now he'll continue to hone his skills in the minors.
Wed, Mar 27, 2013 08:52:00 AM

Defenseman Joe Morrow could be the Stars future quarterback on the power play.

Morrow was acquired Sunday from the Penguins in exchange for Brenden Morrow with draft picks dealt from both sides. Morrow is a two-way blueliner who is tough and physical defensively but has improved the offensive side of his game and can now quarterback the power play and has a big shot from the point. "He was a person that we had our eye on in the draft," GM Joe Nieuwendyk said. "He has great skating ability, a really hard shot, and he's still very young. He just turned 20. He's a legitimate NHL prospect who fits a need in our group." Morrow was selected 23rd overall in the 2011 Draft and could be called up from the AHL before the end of the season.
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 06:41:00 AM

It's true: prospect Joe Morrow is now a member of the Dallas Stars via a trade that involved Brenden Morrow (no relation).

Also involved in the trade: a third-rounder goes to Pittsburgh while Dallas gets a fifth-round pick. The deal has interesting ramifications for both sides.
Sun, Mar 24, 2013 06:18:00 PM

Joe Morrow has been sent down to the minors.

Morrow was called up on Sunday, but didn't end up getting any playing time. He has 10 points and 31 penalty minutes in 39 AHL games this season.
Mon, Feb 11, 2013 11:05:00 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled defenseman Joe Morrow from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL on Sunday.

Morrow, 20, will be looking to make his NHL debut Sunday night against New Jersey. Kris Letang being placed retroactively on IR earlier in the day is simply a roster move (for now) to allow for the Morrow recall from the AHL.
Sun, Feb 10, 2013 12:03:00 PM

Joe Morrow has impressed his coaches during AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton's training camp.

"Joe has done a really good job so far," said Baby Penguins coach John Hynes. "He's so talented. You can see that in the way he skates, the way he shoots the puck. His offensive instincts are so good. For him, like most defensemen his age, he just needs to get better defensively. Playing without the puck, angles, stuff like that. He's on his way." Morrow was the 23rd overall choice in the 2011 draft and he will enter his first season of AHL play in 2012-13 after completing a successful junior career. He registered 17 goals, 64 points and 99 penalty minutes in 62 contests with the Portland Winterhawks of the WHL last year.
Tue, Oct 2, 2012 12:02:00 PM

Joe Morrow has been sent to the WHL Portland Winterhawks.

Morrow was the 23rd overall pick in the 2011 NHL entry draft. He should develop into a good two-way defenseman, but it will be several years before he has any fantasy value.
Mon, Oct 3, 2011 01:23:00 PM

Joe Morrow signed a Joe Morrow a three-year, entry-level contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Morrow was taken by the Penguins with the 23rd overall pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. He is expected to spend the 2011-12 season with WHL Portland.
Wed, Aug 3, 2011 10:38:00 AM

Penguins defenseman Joe Morrow is one of 47 players invited to Team Canada's tryout camp for the World Junior Championships.

Morrow was a first round pick in this summer's NHL Entry Draft and while scouts don't expect much offense from him, he profiles as a very reliable NHL blueliner.
Sat, Jul 30, 2011 07:30:00 AM

2011 first round pick Joe Morrow has been impressive so far in scrimmages at the Penguins development camp.

Morrow was paired primarily with 2009 first-rounder Simon Despres and the duo had a lot of success against other Penguins youngsters. While the sample size is pretty small at this point, Morrow seems like a future NHLer.
Sun, Jul 17, 2011 08:03:00 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have made Joe Morrow the 23rd overall pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

Originally tabbed as a physical stay at home defenseman, scouts have been surprised by Morrow's improved skating game. The Portland Winterhawk has worked hard this past season on improving his footwork to cement himself as a capable two-way defenseman. Morrow registered a solid 49-point campaign while establishing himself as a tough fighter in the WHL. An injury-plagued junior career may cause warning signs to rise around Morrow, but he has promise as a mobile defender.
Fri, Jun 24, 2011 10:19:00 PM

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