Derek Morris

D
  • Height: 6'0
  • Weight: 210 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 16 years
  • Birthdate: Aug 24, 1978
  • Birthplace: Edmonton, Alta.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Calgary in 1996 (1/13).
Scouting Report
Assets:
Was very strong and aggressive along the blueline. Possessed a well-rounded package of top-level skills, specifically an excellent skating stride and booming shot from the point.
Flaws:
Didn't always harness his aggressive nature properly. Had a tendency to lose his concentration in the defensive zone and gave the puck away at the most inopportune moments.
Career Potential:
Solid, rugged defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL All-Rookie Team 1997-98
WHL East First All-Star Team 1996-97