Smid named to Czech Republic Olympic roster

Ladislav Smid will represent the Czech Republic at the 2014 Winter Olympics

Monday, 06.01.2014 / 1:57 PM / News
By Torie Peterson  - (@toriepeterson)

CALGARY, AB -- As per Sport.CZ, Calgary Flames defenceman Ladislav Smid has been named to the Czech Republic's Olympic roster.

The blueliner has played for his country on multiple occasions in his career but this will be his first Olympic appearance.

In 24 games with the Flames, Smid has one assist and 27 PIM. Prior to being acquired by the Flames, the rearguard played 474 games with the Edmonton Oilers.