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Josh Morrissey

20-Year-Old Defenseman – Winnipeg Jets

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Morrissey got a chance to compete for an Opening Night roster spot with the Jets in training camp last season, but ultimately spent 2014-15 in the WHL with the Prince Albert Raiders and Kelowna Rockets. While he fell back significantly prom the prior season's 28-goal, 73-poi...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 176   DOB: 3/28/1995   BORN: Calgary, Alberta   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #13 Overall in 2013   Show ContractHide Contract


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Signed with the Jets to a three-year, entry-level deal worth a total of $4.275 million in October 2013.

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Morrissey is expected to open the upcoming season with AHL Manitoba, the Winnipeg Sun reports.

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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2014-15 19 ECHL BAK 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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Morrissey remains in contention for an Opening Night roster spot with the Jets, Joanne Ireland of the Edmonton Journal reports.

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Morrissey has been selected by the Jets with the 13th pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

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Morrissey seemed to fulfill the lofty expectations placed upon him after the Jets selected him 13th overall in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, finishing as one of the top scoring defensemen in the WHL in 2013-14. After registering a whopping 29 goals and 47 assists in 59 games for Prince Albert, Morrissey earned a promotion to AHL St. Johnís during the postseason, where he fared well against advanced competition. His successes last season will put him in the mix for a nine-game taste of the NHL coming out of training camp, but he'll then head back to the junior level for some additional seasoning. Once he arrives in Winnipeg, Morrissey could have an immediate impact as a scorer, much like Jacob Trouba provided for the Jets as a rookie last season. Roster him in dynasty leagues -- he could be riding the planes as early as next season.


Terrific offensive upside, if only he was bigger. Still amongst fellow defensemen in the 2013 draft, only Seth Jones has as much offensive potential. A must have in all keeper leagues.