Detroit Red Wings

 
Brendan Smith
current status: Off season
Birth Date:February 8, 1989 (26 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 76 4 9 13 -2 68 0 0 1 17:53 88 0.17
Playoffs 5 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 16:05 6 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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