Numerology: Ladislav Smid
A numerical look at defenceman Ladislav Smid
Friday, 08.11.2013 / 5:26 PM
By Torie Peterson
- CalgaryFlames.com (@toriepeterson)
||Smid has suited up for 474 NHL games in his 7+ seasons in the league. All of those games were played in an Oilers jersey.
||Smid has accrued 391 PIM in his 474 games. His single-season high came in the 2010-11 campaign when he put up 85 PIM.
||The rearguard brings size and strength to the blueline, checking in at 6-foot-3 and 209 pounds.
||Prior to making the jump to North America, Smid played 88 games with Liberec Bili Tygri HC in the Czech league. Those games fell over the span of 3 seasons.
||The defenceman signed a 4-year deal with the Oilers last April. His cap hit sits at $3.5 million through all 4 years of the contract.
||Smid is 27 years old.
||Smid was drafted 9th overall in the 2004 NHL Draft by the Anaheim Ducks.