|Born||5 April 1988,|
Maple Creek, SK, CAN
|6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
202 lb (92 kg; 14 st 6 lb)
|NHL team (P)
Binghamton Senators (AHL)
|NHL Draft||79th overall, 2008|
Playing career[edit | edit source]
After playing four seasons in the Western Hockey League with the Swift Current Broncos, Smith was offered an amateur tryout contract with the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League (AHL). He appeared in six playoff games with the Moose during the 2008 AHL playoffs, recording one assist.
In 2008–09, Smith signed an entry-level contract with the Ottawa Senators and attended the team's training camp. He played with the team until 21 September, when he was demoted to the Binghamton Senators of the AHL. He was the final cut made by the Senators in the pre-season. He made his NHL debut as an emergency call-up for a 29 November 2008 game against the New York Islanders, registering no points. On 16 January 2010, Smith scored his first NHL goal against Carey Price of the Montreal Canadiens. Smith would play in all 6 of Ottawa's 2010 playoff games.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
|2004–05||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||14||1||1||2||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||64||2||5||7||78||3||0||0||0||9|
|2006–07||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||71||16||15||31||130||6||0||2||2||11|
|2007–08||Swift Current Broncos||WHL||72||22||48||70||136||12||5||5||10||29|
References[edit | edit source]
- DRAFT TRACKER (Rounds 2 – 7). TSN.ca.
- 2008 NHL Central Scouting Rankings. TSN.ca. Retrieved on 25 June 2008.
- Bulletin: Senators Sign 2008 Third-Round Draft Pick Smith. Ottawa Senators (4 August 2008). Retrieved on 30 September 2008.
- Ottawa Senators (20 May 2011). Bulletin: Senators re-sign forward Zack Smith to a two-year contract. Press release.
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