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Erik Reitz
Erik Reitz
Number: 2
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 222
Shoots: Right
Born: Jul 29, 1982
Birthplace: Detroit, MI, United States
Drafted: MIN / 2000 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 6th (170th overall)
Recorded 34 points (9-25=34) in 73 outings for Houston (AHL) last season...Totaled more PIM (132) and SHG (3) than any Aero defenseman...Skated in one game for Minnesota in 2006-07 (1/19/07 at CHI)...Appeared in the final five NHL contests of 2005-06 after being called up from Houston on April 4...Made NHL debut at CGY (4/7/06)...Posted 28 points (5-23=28) in 72 matches with Houston in 2005-06...Ranked second among Aeros defensemen in points and third on the team in PIM with 139...Became 13th player – and fourth blueliner – in Aeros history to play 200 games at SA (12/31/05)...Notched 14 points (2-12=14) and 91 PIM in 38 games with Houston in 2004-05...Picked up 24 points (5-19=24) in 69 games for Houston in 2003-04...Tallied 19 points (6-13=19) and 112 PIM in 62 games in first season with Houston in 2002-03...Notched three assists and 31 PIM in 11 playoff games...Played three seasons with Barrie (OHL) from 1999-2002...Registered 78 points (20-58=78) and 416 PIM in 192 OHL contests...Paced Barrie in PIM (153) during the 2001-02 campaign while earning a plus/minus rating of +18 and scoring 40 points (13-27=40) in 61 games...Part of Team USA’s top defensive pairing at the 2002 WJC, where he recorded one assist in seven games.
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