Sean McMorrow

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Sean McMorrow
Born (1982-01-19) January 19, 1982 (age 35)
Vancouver, BC, CAN
Height 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight 235 lb (107 kg; 16 st 11 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Right
Played for Belfast Giants
NHL
Buffalo Sabres
AHL
Rochester Americans
Dundee Stars
NHL Draft 258th overall, 2000
Buffalo Sabres
Playing career 2002–2012

Sean McMorrow (born January 19, 1982) is a Canadian ice hockey winger. He most recently played for the Saguenay Marquis of the LNAH during the 2011-12 season. Prior to signing with the Marquis, McMorrow played for the Belfast Giants and the Dundee Stars of the EIHL. He spent the 2008-2009 season with the Rockford Icehogs of the American Hockey League. McMorrow was born in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Playing career[edit]

McMorrow was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 8th round, 258th overall in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft from the Ontario Hockey League. He made his NHL debut for the Sabres in the 2002–03 NHL season on March 22, 2003 against the Toronto Maple Leafs, McMorrow spent the rest of his time with the Sabres' affiliate, the Rochester Americans. McMorrow was not re-signed by the Buffalo Sabres after the 2005-2006 season, and subsequently signed with the Chicago Wolves of the AHL. Due to a lack of playing time, McMorrow left the Wolves in 2006 to play for Saint-Hyacinthe Top Design a semiprofessional hockey team in Quebec's LNAH.

McMorrow signed a professional try-out contract with the Rockford IceHogs of the AHL on October 22, 2008, playing for them in the 2008-09 Season.[1]

McMorrow would then go on to sign a contract to play for the Belfast Giants of the Elite Ice Hockey League for the 2009-10 Season.[2]

He appeared on season 14 episode 4 of Top Gear as a Belfast ice hockey player supposedly being hit by Jeremy Clarkson in a Renault Twingo as the presenter was driving it around the Belfast Odyssey ice during a scrimmage.

It was announced that McMorrow would return to the EIHL for the 2010-2011 season, to play for expansion team, Dundee Stars.[3]

On November 5, 2010, it was announced that McMorrow had left the Dundee Stars by mutual consent[4] signing for the LNAH's Saguenay Marquis shortly afterwards[5]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1999-00 Sarnia Sting OHL 31 0 1 1 75 -- -- -- -- --
1999-00 Kitchener Rangers OHL 31 0 1 1 67 4 0 0 0 12
2000-01 Mississauga IceDogs OHL 13 0 0 0 34 -- -- -- -- --
2000-01 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 7 0 1 1 22 -- -- -- -- --
2000-01 London Knights OHL 29 0 3 3 75 5 0 0 0 0
2001-02 London Knights OHL 38 0 1 1 107 -- -- -- -- --
2001-02 Oshawa Generals OHL 27 6 1 7 63 5 1 0 1 12
2002-03 Rochester Americans AHL 64 0 1 1 315 3 0 0 0 17
2002-03 Buffalo Sabres NHL 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2003-04 Rochester Americans AHL 57 0 0 0 287 14 1 0 1 15
2004-05 Rochester Americans AHL 59 3 3 6 288 4 0 0 0 16
2005-06 Rochester Americans AHL 40 1 1 2 130 -- -- -- -- --
2006-07 Saint-Hyacinthe Top Design LNAH 20 1 1 2 166 5 0 1 1 23
2007-08 Saint-Hyacinthe Top Design LNAH 48 1 4 5 527 20 0 0 0 138
2008-09 Rockford IceHogs AHL 25 0 0 0 141 -- -- -- -- --
2009-10 Belfast Giants EIHL 25 1 1 2 201 -- -- -- -- --
NHL Totals 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --

References[edit]

  1. ^ "McMorrow added to IceHogs roster". Rockfordicehogs.blogspot.com. 2008-10-25. Retrieved 2008-11-16. 
  2. ^ Sean McMorrow Is The New Sheriff In Town
  3. ^ The Sheriff is Coming to Town!
  4. ^ [1]
  5. ^ [2]

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