DINAMO RĪGA team has entered into a new contract with the 28 year old right-shooting Canadian defenceman Reece Scarlett, who became the top scoring defenceman in the 2020/2021 KHL season playing for the DINAMO RĪGA team with 2 goals and 15 assists in 47 games, earning 18 penalty minutes and the efficiency rate “-11”, performing 36 hip checks and blocking 41 competitors’ shots and spending 19:47 minutes in the rink on average.
Reece Scarlett (height 185 cm, weight 84 kg) was born on 31 March 1993 in the Canadian city Edmonton (AB). In 2011, in the sixth round, with the overall 159th number in the NHL draft, he was picked by Dallas STARS. Before joining the DINAMO RĪGA team he played 325 games in the AHL regular championship and 32 play-off matches. In seven seasons in the AHL, the defenceman has contributed 24 goals and had 94 assists (0+3 in the play-off games).