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Gavin Morgan
Position Forward
Shoots Right
5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
190 lb (86 kg)
GET Team
F. Teams
Vienna Capitals
Dallas Stars
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born (1976-07-09)9 July 1976,
Scarborough, ON, CAN
Pro Career 1999 – present

Gavin Morgan (born 9 July 1976 in Scarborough, Ontario) is a former Canadian professional ice hockey forward.


Early career

Morgan started his career with the junior hockey team Wexford Raiders in 1992. He graduated from the University of Denver, where he played four seasons with the Denver Pioneers, in 1999.

Turning pro

Morgan made his professional début in the 1999–2000, when he split his season between the IHL's Utah Grizzlies, Long Beach Ice Dogs and WCHL's Idaho Steelheads, before earning a regular roster spot with Utah in 2000–01.

Dallas Stars

He went on to play three seasons with Utah before joining the AHL's Hershey Bears in 2003–04. Even though he spent the majority of the season in Hershey, Morgan went on to make his NHL début with the Dallas Stars during the season.[1] He got 21 penalty minutes during his six games in the NHL.

Moving abroad

In the summer of 2004 Morgan was acquired by the Montreal Canadiens, but was immediately sent to the AHL and the Hamilton Bulldogs. He played one season for the Bulldogs, before moving to Switzerland and Basel. He went back to the AHL, playing for the Peoria Rivermen and the Rockford IceHogs, in between a short spell at Austrian team Vienna Capitals. In 2008, Morgan joined Norwegian team Vålerenga.[2]


External links

Gavin Morgan's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database