Description: Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith is questionable for Friday's game against the NY Islanders due to an upper body injury.
Insight: Smith has little-to-no fantasy value with one point in 16 games and an ugly -8 rating.
7/17/2013 5:52:00 PM
Description: Brendan Smith is returning to the Red Wings. SOURCE: Darren Dreger, TSN
Insight: Detroit re-signed him for two years and $2.525 million. In his first full season in the NHL, Smith tallied eight assists in 34 games in 2013. He averaged about 18 and a half minutes of ice time per game.
2/4/2013 9:55:00 AM
Description: Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith was placed on injured reserve and is expected to miss a couple of weeks.
Insight: In 2011-12 Smith posted seven points (1 G, 6 A) in 14 games, but he has started slowly this season with just one assist in eight games.