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New St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay McKee shows off his new jersey during a press conference at the Savvis Center in St. Louis on July 6, 2006. McKee comes to St. Louis from Buffalo where he played 10 seasons (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
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Jay McKee (born September 8, 1977, Kingston, Ontario) is an ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League. He previously played with the Buffalo Sabres and the St. Louis Blues. Throughout his career he has been noted as one of the NHL's best shot-blockers.

McKee was drafted in the first round, 14th overall, of the 1995 NHL Entry Draft by the Buffalo Sabres. McKee played his junior hockey with the Niagara Falls Thunder, where he was an OHL second team all-star in 1996.

McKee parlayed his solid junior career into a steady pro career, becoming one of the Sabres top defenceman in his 9 years with the club. McKee played in 582 regular season games with the Sabres, amassing 98 points and 470 penalty minutes. During the 2005–06 NHL season with the Buffalo Sabres he served as an alternate captain under co-captains Danny Briere and Chris Drury.

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