Detroit Red Wings

 
Brendan Smith
current status: Off season
Birth Date:February 8, 1989 (25 years old)
Place of Birth:Toronto, Ont.
Shoots:L
Experience:3 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2007 (1/27).
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 71 5 14 19 -2 68 1 0 0 18:23 90 0.27
Playoffs 5 0 0 0 1 8 0 0 0 19:36 7 0.00
Scouting Report
Assets: Skates extremely well and is adept at rushing up ice with the puck. Has offensive upside, an aggressive nature and a projectable frame. Has the puck skills and hockey sense required to help out on the scoresheet.
Flaws: Will need to continue bulking up in order to handle bigger National Hockey League forwards. Has a mean streak, but must also learn to pick his spots in the hitting department.
Career Potential: Talented all-round defenseman with good upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AHL All-Rookie Team 2010-1
WCHA Defensive Player of the Year 2009-10
WCHA First All-Star Team 2009-10
NCAA West First All-American Team 2009-10
NCAA Frozen Four All-Tournament Team 2009-10

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