Smith (upper body) will miss Monday's season finale against the Flyers, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports. Smith's rookie season was cut a few games short by the upper-body injury, but he nonetheless managed to post an impressive 23 points in 48 games. The 2018 first-round pick should be fully healthy by the start of next season and will look to build on this successful rookie campaign.
Smith (upper body) won't be available Tuesday against the Bruins, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports. Smith evidently aggravated the upper-body injury he was dealing with in late April during Monday's loss to the Bruins, so at this point it wouldn't be surprising to see him miss the rest of the season. If that ends up being the case, he'll finish the campaign having racked up 23 points in 48 games as a 21-year-old rookie.
Smith (upper body) collected two assists and two blocks in a 6-4 win over the Flyers on Tuesday. Smith was back after missing the previous four games and immediately chipped in offensively, assisting on Pavel Zacha's power-play goal in the second period and Connor Carrick's tying tally midway through the third. The 21-year-old Smith busted out of his six-game point skid with his performance and now has two goals and 21 assists in 45 games on the year.
Smith (upper body) is on the ice for pregame warmups and will play Tuesday against visiting Philadelphia, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports. The rookie rearguard has missed the last four games due to injury, but it appears he's good to go after being labeled a game-time decision Tuesday morning. Despite having just two points in his last 11 contests, Smith is still sitting at 21 points in 44 games this year -- which is quite a healthy ledger for a 21-year-old blueliner on one of the league's worst teams.
Smith (upper body) will be a game-time decision for Tuesday's matchup with Philadelphia, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports. Smith has missed New Jersey's last four games with an upper-body injury, but he was on the ice for Tuesday's morning skate, which was the first indication he may be ready to return versus the Flyers. Confirmation on the rookie blueliner's status should surface prior to puck drop.
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