Smith will start Monday's Game 4 in Winnipeg, Daniel Nugent-Bowman of The Athletic reports.

Starting a 39-year-old goaltender for the second time in as many nights with the season on the line isn't an ideal scenario for the Oilers, but they don't have much of a choice given how shaky backup Mikko Koskinen looked down the stretch. Smith imploded late in Game 3 as the Oilers blew a 4-1 third-period lead and suffered a third consecutive loss at the hands of the Jets, but Smith will need to put that disappointment behind him quickly and refocus for this elimination game.

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