C.J. Smith

Age 26 Dec 1, 1994
Des Moines USA
Left Wing shoots left
5'10" 178 cm
184 lbs 83 kg
ELC Signing Age 23
Waivers Signing Age
UFA Year 2022
Agent Daniel Plante

Transaction History
Jul 28, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | C.J. Smith | Smith signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Hurricanes on Wednesday, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
May 3, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was promoted to the taxi squad Monday.
Apr 18, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was reassigned to AHL Rochester on Sunday.
Apr 8, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was added to Buffalo's taxi squad Thursday.
Apr 7, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was reassigned to AHL Rochester on Wednesday.
Apr 3, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was promoted to Buffalo's taxi squad Saturday.
Apr 2, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was returned to AHL Rochester on Friday.
Mar 25, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was promoted to the active roster Thursday.
Feb 28, 2021 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was recalled from AHL Rochester to the taxi squad Sunday.
Feb 17, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was reassigned to AHL Rochester on Wednesday.
Feb 13, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was promoted from AHL Rochester to Buffalo's taxi squad Saturday.
Feb 12, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was demoted to AHL Rochester on Friday.
Feb 11, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was promoted from AHL Rochester to Buffalo's taxi squad Thursday.
Feb 10, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was assigned to AHL Rochester on Wednesday.
Feb 1, 2021 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | Smith was recalled from AHL Rochester to the taxi squad Monday.
Jan 10, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | C.J. Smith | The Sabres waived Smith on Sunday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Sep 22, 2019 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW C.J. Smith to Rochester (AHL).
Jul 2, 2019 Buffalo Sabres | re-signed LW C.J. Smith to a two-year, $1.4 million contract.
Feb 23, 2019 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW C.J. Smith to Rochester (AHL).
Feb 4, 2019 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled LW C.J. Smith from Rochester (AHL).
Jan 11, 2019 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW C.J. Smith to Rochester (AHL).
Dec 31, 2018 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled LW C.J. Smith from Rochester (AHL).
Jul 16, 2018 Buffalo Sabres | re-signed LW C.J. Smith to a one-year, two-way contract worth $874,125.
Sep 24, 2017 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW C.J. Smith to Rochester (AHL).
Mar 30, 2017 Buffalo Sabres | signed LW C.J. Smith to a two-year, entry-level contract.
Regular Season Stats

C.J. Smith
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
C.J. Smith Stats by Elite Prospects C.J. Smith Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2010-2011 Academy of Holy Angels USHS-MN 25 17 20 37 18 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
2011-2012 Austin Bruins NAHL 53 13 14 27 20
2012-2013 Austin Bruins NAHL 60 30 29 59 22 Playoffs 8 4 1 5 0
2013-2014 Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL 13 4 1 5 6
2013-2014 Chicago Steel USHL 46 23 17 40 10
2014-2015 UMass-Lowell NCAA 39 16 19 35 28
2015-2016 UMass-Lowell NCAA 40 17 22 39 50
2016-2017 UMass-Lowell NCAA 41 23 28 51 46
2016-2017 Buffalo Sabres NHL 2 0 1 1 0 22 40.00 43.88 2.40 31.96 -12.04 0.00 2.77
2017-2018 Rochester Americans AHL 57 17 27 44 16 Playoffs 3 0 2 2 0
2018-2019 Rochester Americans AHL 62 28 30 58 26 Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0
2018-2019 Buffalo Sabres NHL 11 2 0 2 0 113 50.00 42.83 -5.76 51.94 0.70 1.06 1.06
2019-2020 Rochester Americans AHL 50 12 15 27 18
2020-2021 Rochester Americans AHL 15 4 9 13 6
2020-2021 Buffalo Sabres NHL 1 0 0 0 0 8 7.80 -57.00 28.60 -27.70
2021-2022 Chicago Wolves AHL 3 3 0 3 0
C.J. Smith Stats by Elite Prospects | C.J. Smith Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date July 28, 2021
Signing Status UFA
Agent Daniel Plante
Standard Contract | 1 Years $750,000 0.92% of cap space
2021-2022
Cap Hit $750,000
UFA
AAV $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $750,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $750,000
Minors Salary $250,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out
300K Guaranteed

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date July 2, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Plante
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,400,000 0.86% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $700,000 $700,000
UFA
AAV $700,000 $700,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $700,000 $700,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Minors salary unconfirmed
Signing Team
Signing Date July 16, 2018
Agent Daniel Plante
Standard Contract | 1 Years $874,125 1.10% of cap space
2018-2019
Cap Hit $874,125
RFA
AAV $874,125
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $874,125
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $874,125
Minors Salary $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year