According to the Arizona Republic, neither player was on the ice for the team's practice Monday prior to its departure for Long Island. The team announced Monday that both players are day-to-day with upper-body injuries.
Morris has one assist and is a plus-1 in two games; Ekman-Larsson has a goal and an assist in two games.
He's, believe it or not, actually one of my favorite guys, and I've ended up trading him twice. I appreciate what he's done. He was one year away from being an unrestricted free agent, and I felt with this opportunity, that it was a chance that we were able to get somebody for him in Nick Bonino and Adam Clendening.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on forward Brandon Sutter