Ben Smith
current status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Group III)
Birth Date:July 11, 1988 (28 years old)
Place of Birth:Winston-Salem, NC
Shoots:R
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Chicago in 2008 (6/169).
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 22 2 4 6 2 0 0 0 1 12:05 17 0.27
Scouting Report
Assets: Is versatile up front and has good skating ability. Is also fairly strong, due to a solid lower base. Is courageous and always willing work in the tough areas of the ice. Has two-way ability.
Flaws: Injuries are a big factor for him. Lacks high-end offensive skills, and also lacks ideal size for the National Hockey League game. Is not a physical player. Needs to find his niche in the NHL.
Career Potential: Versatile depth forward, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2012-13 (Chicago)
HE Sportsmanship Award 2009-10
NCAA Frozen Four Tournament MVP 2009-10
NCAA Frozen Four All-Tournament Team 2009-10
NCAA All-Tournament Team 2007-08

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