Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Joe Morrow
Joe Morrow was born on December 9, 1992 in Edmonton, Alberta. The product of the Portland Winterhawks was drafted in the first round. 23rd overall, in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Pittsburgh Penguins.

In Morrow’s final year in Portland, he was named to the WHL’s First All-Star Team and finished the season placing second in scoring by a defenseman with 64 points. When his WHL career was over, Morrow as assigned to the Penguins’ AHL affiliate, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins for the 2012-13 season. He played 57 games for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton until he was traded on March 24, 2013 along with a fifth round draft choice to the Dallas Stars for Brenden Morrow and a third round draft choice. Joe Morrow finished the season with Dallas’ AHL affiliate, the Texas Stars.

On July 4, 2013, Morrow was traded again, along with Loui Eriksson, Reilly Smith, and Matt Fraser to the Boston Bruins for Tyler Seguin, Rich Peverley, and Ryan Button. The Bruins assigned Morrow to the AHL affiliate, the Providence Bruins, where he played parts of two seasons. On October 30, 2014, Morrow made his NHL debut in a 3-2 overtime win over the Buffalo Sabres. During the 2014-15 season, Morrow scored one goal in 15 games.

Morrow would suit up in 33 games for the Bruins during the 2015-16 season, scoring a goal and adding six assists. He would follow that up by appearing in 17 games the following year, but it would be his last in Boston. As a free agent in the summer of 2017, he signed a deal with the Montreal Canadiens.

In 38 games for Montreal during the 2017-18 season Morrow scored five times and added six assists for 11 points. At the NHL trade deadline his time in Canadiens organization would come to an end. He was dealt to the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for a fourth round draft pick.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2006-07 Strathcona Warriors AMBHL 32 16 16 32 75 4 2 3 5 8
2007-08 Sherwood Park Squires Minor-AB 24 7 11 18 57
2007-08 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 1 0 0 0 0 0
2008-09 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 41 0 7 7 26 -7
2009-10 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 63 7 24 31 59 +17 13 0 2 2 6
2010-11 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 60 9 40 49 67 +23 21 6 14 20 27
2011-12 Portland Winterhawks WHL 62 17 47 64 99 +6 22 4 13 17 35
2012-13 Wilkes-Barre Penguins AHL 57 4 11 15 35 -7
2012-13 Texas Stars AHL 9 1 3 4 4 +3 8 2 1 3 8
2013-14 Providence Bruins AHL 56 6 23 29 28 -1 10 2 5 7 8
2014-15 Boston Bruins NHL 15 1 0 1 4 +3
2014-15 Providence Bruins AHL 33 3 9 12 14 +4 5 0 0 0 6
2015-16 Boston Bruins NHL 33 1 6 7 4 -7
2016-17 Boston Bruins NHL 17 0 1 1 8 -4 5 0 1 1 2
2016-17 Providence Bruins AHL 3 1 0 1 2 +1
NHL Totals 65 2 7 9 16 5 0 1 1 2


WHL West First All-Star Team (2012) Traded to Dallas by Pittsburgh with Pittsburgh's 5th round pick (Matej Paulovic) in 2013 NHL Draft for Brenden Morrow and Minnesota's 3rd round pick (previously acquired, Philadelphia selected Jake Guentzel) in 2013 NHL Draft, March 24, 2013. Traded to Boston by Dallas with Loui Eriksson, Reilly Smith and Matt Fraser for Tyler Seguin, Rich Peverley and Ryan Button, July 4, 2013. Missed majority of 2015-16 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Montreal, July 1, 2017.
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