The Lightning have signed Gemel Smith to a one-year, two-way contract.
Smith is expected to make his Bruins debut on Saturday.
Smith was claimed off of waivers on Friday and is expected to play vs. the Maple Leafs on Saturday. Smith is expected to replace Jake DeBrusk, who is sidelined with an undisclosed injury. The 24-year-old has three points (2G / 1A) in 14 games this season.
The Bruins have claimed Gemel Smith off of waivers from the Stars.
Smith, 24, was a fourth-round pick in 2012 and has recorded 20 points (11G / 9A) in 77 career NHL games with Dallas. Smith is a good skater who is a good two-way forward that will help solidify the Bruins bottom-6.
Smith will be a healthy scratch on Monday.
Smith played just 3:25 TOI in Vancouver on Saturday and will be replaced by Valeri Nichushkin on Monday.
Smith will be a healthy scratch on Friday.
Smith will draw into Stars lineup on Tuesday.
Source: Mike Heika 10/16/18, 5:23 pm EST
The Stars re-signed Gemel Smith to a one-year extension worth $720K.
Source: 08/14/18, 12:15 pm EST
Smith is expected to draw into the Stars lineup on Friday.
Smith will be back in the Stars lineup on Friday.
Smith has been a healthy scratch for the last three games, but will be back in the lineup vs. the Penguins. Smith has four goals and five assists in 31 games this season. There’s no word on who will come out in favour of Smith, but head coach Ken Hitchcock said Smith will play.
The Stars have reassigned Gemel Smith to Texas (AHL).
The Stars have recalled Gemel Smith from Texas (AHL).
Smith, 22, was a fourth round pick (104th overall) in 2012 and it looks like he will make his NHL debut on Saturday. The Stars are dealing with injuries to Patrick Sharp and Patrick Eaves, so it looks like Smith will draw in on the fourth line. He had 26 points (13G / 13A) in 65 games with Texas (AHL) last year and one goal in three games to start this season.