Reid has spent his professional career in sports journalism, with stops at the Record-Journal, The National, ESPN and most recently The Hartford Courant. A former youth soccer coach for 10 years, he now enjoys watching his daughter play lacrosse for her college team. He is a life-long resident of Connecticut, graduating from Wilton High School before attending Hartwick College then earning his degree from Ithaca College. He follows the New York Rangers, Yankees and Jets. His life does not revolve around UConn basketball. He has entered four marathons and completed three, none in the last three decades. "You can tell a lot about a person from his or her likes and dislikes." - RLW.
Favorite restaurant: The Bear Cafe, Bearsville, N.Y.
Favorite vacation destination: Yosemite National Park, California.
Favorite movie: Paris Texas.
Favorite movie character: Quint, from Jaws.
Favorite quote: "I'm not talkin' about pleasure boatin' or day sailin'. I'm talkin' about workin' for a livin'. I'm talkin' about sharkin'." Robert Shaw, as Quint, in Jaws.
Favorite TV show: Law & Order SVU.
Favorite sports moment: Rangers 1994 Stanley Cup.
Favorite town for pizza: Oneonta, N.Y.
Favorite sport: probably a tie among soccer, ice hockey, lacrosse.
Favorite book: The Five People You Meet In Heaven, by Mitch Albom.
Favorite musical group: The Moody Blues.
Favorite musical "album:" Quadrophenia, by The Who.
Favorite all-time Yankee: Thurman Munson.
Favorite sports announcer: Marv Albert.
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