Metropolitan Division RANK: 4
Record: 45-25-5 NHL rank: 6
Brendan Smith#42 • D
- Status: On roster
- Height: 6'2
- Weight: 211 lbs.
- Shoots: L
- Experience: 5 years
- Birthdate: Feb 8, 1989
- Birthplace: Mimico, Ont.
- Drafted: Drafted by Detroit in 2007 (1/27).
- Acquired: Acquired in a trade with Detroit in 2017.
2016-17 Season Stats
|Skates extremely well and is adept at rushing up ice with the puck. Has offensive ability, an aggressive nature and excellent size. Has good puck skills and a bit of a mean streak.|
|Lacks consistency in all areas of the game of hockey. Also, he could stand to pick his spots better in the hitting department, as he can at times lose his positioning and focus.|
|Inconsistent, solid all-around defenseman.|
Career Honors & Awards
|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|