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Zack Smith
Zack Smith
Centre  - OTT
Number: 15
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 209
Shoots: Left
Born: 5 Apr 1988  (Age 28)
Birthplace: Maple Creek, SK, Canada
Drafted: OTT / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (79th overall) PROSPECT BIO

2014-15: Was limited to only 37 regular-season games primarily on account of sustaining a dislocated left wrist on Dec. 13 at Boston (3-2 SO win) and missing more than three consecutive months of action … Completed a two-game conditioning assignment with Binghamton (AHL) where he recorded two points (one goal, one assist) before returning to the Senators lineup on March 23 vs. San Jose (5-2 win) … Played in the 300th game of his NHL career on Nov. 20 vs. Nashville (3-2 win) … Reached 400 penalty minutes for his NHL career on Oct. 18 vs. Columbus (3-2 win). 2013-14: Was one of four Senators (Karlsson, Michalek, Turris) to have appeared in each of the club’s 82 games … Established a new career high with four game-winning goals … Ranks 15th in franchise history in having appeared in 145 consecutive games for the Senators … Averaged greater than 15 minutes of time-on-ice for the second consecutive season while averaging a season career high of 16:32 … Ranked second among Senators (Spezza) faceoff leaders at 52.7% … Ranked second among Senators (Neil) and 22nd among all NHL players with 111 penalty minutes … Became the 20th player in franchise history to reach 300 penalty minutes with the club when he did so on Nov. 1 against the Islanders (5-4 SO loss) … Recorded the third two-goal game of his NHL career when he scored twice in the contest’s opening six minutes on April 4 vs. Montreal (7-4 loss). 2012-13: Was one of six Senators to appear in each of the club’s 48 games ... Registered two multi-point games including the first two-assist game of his NHL career vs. Montreal (1/30/13, 5-1 win) ... Played his 200th career NHL game at Boston (4/28/13, 4-2 win), the 39th player all-time to reach that mark as a Senator ... Ranked first among Senators faceoff leaders with a 51.8% average ... Ranked second among Senators with 56 penalty minutes ... Played in all 10 of Ottawa’s playoff games ... Recorded his first NHL playoff goal at Montreal (5/9/13, Game 5, 6-1 win) ... Opened season with Frederikshavn (Denmark) recording 10 points in seven games. 2011-12: Established new NHL career highs in games played (81), goals (14), assists (12), points (26) and plus/minus (+4) ... Recorded the first multi-point game (one goal, one assist) of his NHL career at Toronto (11/12/11, 5-2 win) ... Registered the first game-winning goal of his NHL career at Toronto (11/12/11, 5-2 win) ... Recorded his first two-goal game at Winnipeg (11/29/11, 6-4 win) that included the first power-play goal of his NHL career ... Was one of three Senators to record more than one shorthanded marker... Had one assist and 10 penalty minutes in seven playoff games against the N.Y. Rangers ... Played his 100th career NHL game at New Jersey (12/8/11, 5-4 SO loss) ... Reached 200 penalty minutes for his NHL career at Florida (2/15/12, 6-2 win). 2010-11: Recalled from Binghamton on three occasions … Appeared in a career-high 55 NHL games, setting career highs in goals (four) and assists (five) … Played a season-high 19:41 at Florida (3/10/11) … Was a member of Calder Cup championship team in Binghamton, and tied for fourth in AHL playoff scoring with 20 points (8-12). 2009-10: Made his 2009-10 NHL debut against Florida (1/9/10) … Scored his first NHL goal (and first NHL point) with a shorthanded marker in a 4-2 win at Montreal (1/16/10). It was only the third time in team history that a player’s first NHL goal was scored shorthanded … Appeared in each of Ottawa’s six post-season contests against Pittsburgh … Completed his second professional season with the Binghamton (AHL), tallying 41 points (14 goals, 27 assists) in 68 games. 2008-09: Completed his first full professional season with Binghamton, missing only one regular-season game (due to NHL recall) … Tallied his first professional goal in the B-Sens’ 3-1 win at Rochester on 10/12/08 … Was recalled by Ottawa on one occasion (11/28/08) and made his NHL debut in a 4-2 loss on 11/29/08 at the N.Y. Islanders … Ranked second (tie) among all B-Sens in goals (24), fifth in points (48) and fifth in penalty minutes (132) … Finished third (tie) among all AHL rookies in goals and 14th (tie) in points … Co-winner of the B-Sens rookie-of-the-year award. 2007-08: Signed amateur tryout contract with the Manitoba Moose (AHL) on 4/15/08 … Made professional debut with the Moose on 4/18/08 at Syracuse and recorded first professional point (an assist) in that contest … Appeared in six AHL playoff contests … Led the Swift Current Broncos (WHL) in scoring and was also first in assists (48) … Ranked fourth in team post-season scoring and first in penalty minutes (29) … Appeared in all regular and post-season contests. 2006-07: Was one of three players to appear in all but one regular-season contest … Surpassed 100 penalty minutes and ranked third among Broncos in penalty minutes (130).