Morrissey collected two assists in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime win over the Senators. He was a key part of the comeback victory, picking up the primary helpers on both the tying and winning goals. Morrissey went scoreless over the Jets' first two games, but the 25-year-old is seeing big minutes on the power play and could be headed for a big year after recording exactly 31 points in each of the last two seasons.
Morrissey collected an assist in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Oilers. Morrissey garnered a secondary apple on Kyle Connor's empty-net tally, effectively tying his career high in points (31). A heady defenseman with deft passing skills, Morrissey is making a strong case to command more than the $3.15 million AAV on his current two-year deal.
Morrissey provided a power-play assist in Friday's 4-0 win over the Golden Knights. Morrissey set up Mathieu Perreault's second-period tally. Friday was Morrissey's second game back since an upper-body cost him four contests. The 24-year-old defenseman has reached the 30-point threshold for the second straight year. He's added 116 shots, 56 blocked shots and a minus-3 rating in 63 outings.
Morrissey (upper body) said he'll play in Tuesday's game against the Sabres, Ken Wiebe of The Athletic reports. Morrissey has missed the last four games, but he logged a full practice Monday and relayed that he's ready to return. The 24-year-old blueliner has been clocking top-pairing minutes (22:53 per game) this year along with power-play time, and he's accrued 29 points -- 11 with the man advantage -- through 61 games.
Morrissey (upper body) will miss Saturday's road game against the Oilers, Ken Wiebe of The Athletic reports. Morrissey will sit for a fourth straight game but remains day-to-day with an upper-body injury. His next chance to return now comes Tuesday, when the Sabres pay Winnipeg a visit.
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