Travis Morin and Colton Sceviour have signed new contracts with Dallas, keeping them around for yet another season of Stars hockey. Fans should be excited to see number 23 and number 7 make their appearance at the Cedar Park Center come October. Morin and Sceviour have made great contributions to the team over the years, representing the handful of original Texas Stars who have been around since the inaugural 2009-2010 season.
CEDAR PARK, TX – The Texas Stars announced today that the Dallas Stars, the club’s National Hockey League affiliate, have signed forward Travis Morin to a two year, two-way contract and forward Colton Sceviour to a one year, two-way contract.
Morin, 29, has skated in three career NHL games, all during the 2010-11 campaign. This season, the 6-foot-1, 195-pound forward from Minneapolis, Minn., played 59 games for Texas, where he led the team with 32 assists and ranked third in overall scoring with 44 points (12G-32A). He also earned three assists in seven Calder Cup Playoff games. Morin was Dallas' ninth-round selection (263rd overall) in the 2004 NHL Draft.
Sceviour, 24, has played two career NHL games, and earned his first NHL point (assist) on Jan. 26, 2013 against the St. Louis Blues. The 6-foot, 196-pound forward from Red Deer Alta., led Texas in scoring with 52 points this past season (21G-31A) and also paced the club with a plus-21 rating in 62 regular season contests. Sceviour posted four points (1G-3A) and a plus-1 rating in nine Calder Cup Playoff games this past season. Sceviour was Dallas' fourth-round selection (112th overall) in the 2007 NHL Draft.
Morin and Sceviour are part of the select group of Original Texas Stars, seven players who have appeared in games in each of the team’s four seasons of operations (2009-2013). The names of both forwards are a frequent occurrence throughout the Texas Stars record book. They leading or near the top of almost every all-time offensive category for both the regular season and playoffs.