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USA C.J. Smith
a.k.a. "CJ, Connor Jeffrey Smith"
#49 Buffalo Sabres / NHL - 20/21
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Database: 848 494 players
Last added: Blake Hunter
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nicolas Deschamps 22 10 19 29
2. Damien Fleury 22 13 15 28
3. Anthony Guttig 22 5 22 27
4. Philippe Halley 22 11 14 25
5. Andrei Rychagov 22 7 17 24
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW
Age
26
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
183 lbs / 83 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Contract
20/21
Cap Hit
$700,000 Powered by
Agency
Highlights
1-time NCAA (Hockey East) Champion 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2010-11 Academy of Holy Angels USHS-MN 25 17 20 37 18 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 10 0
2011-12 Austin Bruins NAHL 53 13 14 27 20 13 |
2012-13 Austin Bruins NAHL 60 30 29 59 22 21 | Playoffs 8 4 1 5 4 2
2013-14 Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL 13 4 1 5 6 3 |
Chicago Steel USHL 46 23 17 40 10 -1 |
2014-15 UMass-Lowell NCAA 39 16 19 35 28 12 |
2015-16 UMass-Lowell NCAA 40 17 22 39 50 15 |
2016-17 UMass-Lowell NCAA 41 23 28 51 46 22 |
Buffalo Sabres NHL 2 0 1 1 0 -1 |
2017-18 Rochester Americans AHL 57 17 27 44 16 4 | Playoffs 3 0 2 2 0 -4
2018-19 Buffalo Sabres NHL 11 2 0 2 0 0 |
Rochester Americans AHL 62 28 30 58 26 26 | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0 -2
2019-20 Rochester Americans AHL 50 12 15 27 18 -9 |
2020-21 Buffalo Sabres NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
Rochester Americans AHL 7 2 5 7 4 1 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
AHL
Wed 07/04 Rochester Americans vs Syracuse Crunch
Fri 02/04 Rochester Americans vs Syracuse Crunch
NHL
Thu 25/03 Buffalo Sabres @ Pittsburgh Penguins
AHL
Sat 27/02 Rochester Americans @ Utica Comets
Sun 21/02 Rochester Americans @ Syracuse Crunch
Fri 19/02 Rochester Americans vs Utica Comets
Sat 13/02 Rochester Americans @ Cleveland Monsters
Thu 11/02 Rochester Americans vs Syracuse Crunch
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 4 176 59 77 136 0.77 64 22 | 2 6 1 3 4 0.67 0 -6
NAHL 2 113 43 43 86 0.76 42 34 | 1 8 4 1 5 0.63 4 2
NCAA 3 120 56 69 125 1.04 124 49 | 0
NHL 3 14 2 1 3 0.21 0 -1 | 0
USHL 1 59 27 18 45 0.76 16 2 | 0
USHS-MN 1 25 17 20 37 1.48 18 - | 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 10 0
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Shooting Accuracy
16
Acceleration
16
Puckhandling
15
Passing
15

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/05/2021
04/05/2021 Up/Down Rochester Americans Buffalo Sabres
02/17/2021
02/17/2021 Up/Down Buffalo Sabres Rochester Americans
07/02/2019
07/02/2019 Extension Buffalo Sabres Buffalo Sabres
07/16/2018
07/16/2018 Extension Buffalo Sabres Buffalo Sabres
03/30/2017
03/30/2017 Confirmed UMass-Lowell Buffalo Sabres
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Date Article Website
09/10/2017 Sabres rookie C.J. Smith enjoying Buffalo BuffaloHockeyBeat.com
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Drafted 2013, 2 #17 overall by Muskegon Lumberjacks in the USHL Entry Draft

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