The owner and governor of the Dallas Star team, Tom gargarardi, announced the trophy, which will be awarded annually to star players who are leading points during the regular season, last night at the exclusive season ticket holder party at the Omni Hotel in downtown Dallas.
"Built an unforgettable legacy in Dallas --in-a-
A generation of players and an American
"Sports Idol," said gagardi.
"His influence on our community and on our movement is immeasurable --and this one-of-a-
Trophy and his number.
9 hang on our raf and praise his influence on the organization and the way Mike has helped our city game grow.
"Modano played 21 seasons in the NHL, it's all-
Time franchise leaders in almost all statistical categories, including games played (1,459), goals (557), assists (802), points (1,359), short-handed goals (29), game-winning goals (92)
And Game of Thrones (156). A seven-time NHL All-
Star and lead of the American Hockey Hall of Fame, Modano is also the United States-
Record holder of birth in the target (561)and points (1,374).
He won a point.
11 times in a row to win the championship, but also to help the star team to win the 1999 Stanley Cup.
The trophy depicts the celebration with his arms raised as soon as he scored a goal.
Carved from famous Texas
Sculptor Bob English is in the tool workshop in Texas.
The base is made of polished walnuts and includes a chopping board that Modano has grabbed for all 11 seasons
Scoring for the stars, there are four yellow coins on the back, with the names of every star player in franchise history, who got the most points before Modano, and star career during and after the legend of Modano.
The main body of the sculpture is made of bronze, and the stick is carved from steel.
The entire sculpture is located on a marble slate attached to a wooden base.
Trophy in 5-foot-
1 from the bottom of the walnut to the top, the weight is about 140-pounds.
Richard Cowan of Hoka Hey Art Foundry in Dublin, Texas made the casting, while Jalea Cowan made the engraving of the plates.
Lynn Colliers is responsible for the production base.
The entire trophy was assembled in Stephen Ville, Texas. 1967-
Danny Grant 651969-70 J. P.
Tim Yang 511976-
Tim Yang 961977-
80 aluminum crushed stone 931980