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Morrow joins Lehtinen on bench with injury

1/16/2010

DALLAS -- Stars captain Brenden Morrow will not return to today's game against the Red Wings because of an upper-body injury. Morrow might have suffered the injury late in the first period on a blocked shot.

He went to the locker room but returned to action. He played one shift in the second period before leaving the game for good. Morrow, a member of the Canadian Olympic team, has 14 goals and 27 points on the season.

Forward Jere Lehtinen also left the game with an upper-body injury. The Finnish Olympic team member, played just 3:15 in the first period before leaving.