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Derek Morris
Derek Morris
Defenseman
Number: 53
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 210
Shoots: Right
Born: Aug 24, 1978
Birthplace: Edmonton, AB, Canada
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Acquired: Signed as a free agent, July 24, 2009
Drafted: CGY / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (13th overall)
2008-09: Began the season in Phoenix with 5-7=12 totals in 57 games prior to his Mar. 4 trade to NY Rangers ... Added eight assists in 18 Rangers games along with two assists in their seven post-season contests ... Had four multiple-point games, all two-point efforts ... Matched his career-best with a four-game point streak from Nov. 28-Dec. 4 (2-3=5 totals) ... Had his consecutive-games played streak snapped at 203 when he missed three games with an injury from Nov. 22-26 ... 2007-08: Played in all 82 games for the second straight season ... Had three multiple-point games with his season-high a 1-2=3 effort Mar. 18 in Edmonton ... Ranked second on the team in plus/minus at +8 ... Played his 700th NHL game Feb. 27 at Chicago and recorded his 300th NHL point with a goal Nov. 24 vs. Toronto ... 2006-07: Played in every game for the third time in his career ... Had four multiple-point games, all two-point efforts ... Had a three-game point streak from Dec. 14-21 (1-2=3 totals) ... Ranked third on the team with a career-high 115 penalty minutes ... Played his 600th NHL game Jan. 17 at Colorado ... 2005-06: Had six multiple-point games, all two-point nights ... Had a three-game point streak from Apr. 11-15 (2-2=4 totals) and had points in consecutive games on six other occasions ... Scored an overtime goal Oct. 18 at Edmonton ... Missed 29 games with injuries (ankle, rib, groin) ... 2004-05: Did not play during the NHL lockout ... 2003-04: Had 6-22=28 totals in 69 games with Colorado before his Mar. 9 trade to Phoenix ... Added four assists in 14 Coyotes games, giving him a career-high of 83 combined games played ... Had seven multiple-point games, including tying a 1-3=4 night Nov. 11 at San Jose and 1-2=3 totals Dec. 6 vs. Columbus ... Played his 500th NHL game Mar. 31 in Calgary ... 2002-03: Established career-highs in all offensive categories with 11-37=48 totals and was tied for seventh among NHL defensemen in scoring ... Had ten multiple-point games, including three three-point nights ... Had a four-game point streak from Nov. 12-17 (1-4=5 totals) and had two three-game streaks, from Feb. 27-Mar. 2 (1-4=5 totals) and Mar. 27-31 (1-2=3 totals) ... Played his 400th NHL game Mar. 1 vs. Pittsburgh and recorded his 200th NHL point with an assist Mar. 7 in Tampa Bay ... Missed seven games with a blowout fracture of his eye ... Played in the playoffs for the first time in his NHL career with three post-season assists ... Played his first NHL playoff game Apr. 10 vs. Minnesota and recorded his first playoff point with an assist Apr. 12 vs. the Wild ... 2001-02: Had six multiple-point games, all two-point performances ... Had a career-best four-game assist streak from Mar. 28-Apr. 4 (0-5=5 totals) ... Led the Flames in average ice time for the third straight season (24:40) and led all Calgary defensemen in scoring ... Played his 300th NHL game Nov. 17 vs. St. Louis and recorded his 100th NHL assist Oct. 3 vs. Edmonton ... Missed 21 games following wrist surgery ... 2000-01: Had five multiple-point games, including a career-high three assists Dec. 16 in Toronto ... Had a four-game assist streak from Feb. 1-10 (0-5=5 totals) ... Led the Flames in average ice time at 25:50 ... Missed the first 27 games of the season before re-signing on Nov. 29 and played a three-game conditioning stint in Saint John/AHL with 1-2=3 totals in those games ... 1999-2000: Had four multiple-point games with his season-high a three-assist effort Jan. 18 vs. Detroit ... Had a four-game point streak from Dec. 26-Jan. 2 (1-3=4 totals) ... Led the team in average ice time at 24:30 ... Scored an overtime goal Oct. 22 at Florida ... Played his 200th NHL game Jan. 28 in Detroit and recorded his 100th NHL point with an assist Apr. 5 in St. Louis ... Missed four games to injury ... 1998-99: Had five multiple-point games, all two-point efforts ... Had a four-game assist & point streak from Nov. 28-Dec. 7 (1-5=6 totals) and had four three-game streaks as well ... Played his 100th NHL game Nov. 19 in Montreal ... Missed ten games with injuries ... 1997-98: Played in every game his rookie season and was named to the NHL’s All-Rookie Team ... Led Calgary defensemen  and was second overall among NHL rookie defensemen in scoring with 29 points ... Had five multiple-point games, all two-point efforts ... Had two three-game point streaks, from Oct. 12-17 (2-3=5 totals) and Dec. 22-27 (1-2=3 totals) ... Played his first NHL game Oct. 1 vs. Detroit, recorded his first NHL point with an assist at Detroit on Oct. 12 and scored his first NHL goal Oct. 14 in Dallas ... 1996-97: Joined Saint John/AHL at the conclusion of his junior season in Regina with three assists in seven regular season games and another three assists in five post-season games ... Juniors: Played two seasons of junior hockey with Regina of the Western Hockey League with 26-101=127 totals and 250 PIM in 134 career junior games ... Named Regina’s Rookie of the Year in 1995-96 ... Was named a WHL East First Team All-Star in 1996-97 when he led all WHL defensemen in scoring with 57 assists and 75 points in 67 games with the Pats ... International: Has played for Team Canada in three World Championships - 1999 (0-4=4 totals in 10 games), 2001 (1-1=2 totals in seven games) and 2004 (0-5=5 totals with 35 PIM in nine games while winning a Gold medal).

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