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Mike Smith
Mike Smith
Goaltender
((SMIHTH, MIGHK))
Number: 41
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 215
Catches: Left
Born: Mar 22, 1982  (Age 32)
Birthplace: Kingston, ON, Canada
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Acquired: From Dallas with Jussi Jokinen, Jeff Halpern and a fourth-round pick in 2009 in exchange for Brad Richards and Johan Holmqvist on 2/26/08.
Drafted: DAL / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 5th (161st overall)
2013-14: Made 22 saves in 2-1 win vs. FLA, Mar. 20…Recorded 31 saves in 3-1 win at FLA, Mar. 11…Stopped 28 of 31 to defeat TBL 4-3 (SO), Mar. 10…Posted his 3rd shutout of the season (23 saves) vs. VAN, Mar. 4…Notched his 2nd shutout of the season vs. CHI, Feb. 7…Recorded 23 saves in win vs. PIT, Feb. 1…Registered 29 saves in his 1st shutout of the season vs. VAN, Jan. 16…Made a season-high 48 saves in 3-2 SO win at SJS, Nov. 2.
 
2012-13: Posted a 15-12-5 record with a 2.58 GAA and a .910 SV% in 34 starts…His 5 shutouts tied for 1st in the NHL.
 
NOTES: Has also played for DAL and TBL…His wife Brigitte is a Canadian World Cup and Olympic skier…Played hockey and softball growing up in Ontario…His softball teams won 7 Ontario championships and he almost played in the 2001 World Junior Softball Championship, except it coincided with his hockey playoffs….Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia…Signed a six-year contract with the Coyotes on July 1, 2013.


2008-09: Missed his first game of season due to injury with an upper body injury 2/3 at NYI.
Season HIghs: SV:42(2x,last-10/25 vs. SJS) SA:46(10/11 vs. CAR)
GA: 7(1/1 at WSH) Fewest GA: 0(10/18 vs. MIN)br /> Shootout Statistics: Career: 21-35 (.600), 5-6 - 2008-09: 13-25 (.520), 2-6
Drafted: By DAL in the 5th Rd, 161st overall, in 2001