|6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
195 lb (89 kg)
New York Islanders
Tampa Bay Lightning
|Born||February 22, 1965,|
Victoria, BC, CAN
|NHL Draft||124th overall, 1983|
119th overall, 1985
|Pro Career||1985 – 2002|
A stay-at-home defenceman renowned for his defensive skills, Reekie was originally drafted in 1983 by the Hartford Whalers; however, he never signed with the team and re-entered the NHL draft two years later where he was drafted this time by the Buffalo Sabres. Reekie played for the Sabres, New York Islanders, Tampa Bay Lightning, Washington Capitals, and Chicago Blackhawks.
In all, Reekie played 902 NHL games, scoring 25 goals and 139 assists.
After retiring from active professional play, Reekie became a post-game analyst for the Capitals on Comcast SportsNet.