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Bio: Jeff played junior hockey for the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds (1982–1985). He was then selected in the first round (19th overall) of the 1983 NHL Draft by the Edmonton Oilers. He won three Stanley Cups there, before being traded, with Mark Messier, to the New York Rangers. There, he played on the top defensive pairing with Brian Leetch, and was an alternate captain. He led the team in penalty minutes three times (1992–93, 93–94, 95–96) and was on four Stanley Cup winning teams (1987, 1988, 1990 and 1994).

After playing his last game on February 12, 1999, he returned to hockey as an assistant coach for the Toronto Roadrunners (AHL) for the 2003–2004 season. In 2005, he became President and part-owner of the Lindsay Muskies of the Ontario Provincial Junior "A" Hockey League. In 2008, Beukeboom became an assistant coach with the Barrie Colts in the Ontario Hockey League. In June 2009, Beukeboom was named the assistant coach of the Sudbury Wolves of the Ontario Hockey League. In 2012, he returned to the AHL as an assistant coach for the Connecticut Whale.