Brendan Smith didn't skate on Monday due to a hip/groin injury.
Brendan Smith is confident he'll be better in 2014-15.
Brendan Smith is coming into the final year of his two year contract that is paying him $1.26 million annually on the Detroit Red Wings' blueline.
Brendan and Reilly Smith will be on opposing sides in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Brendan Smith generated a goal and an assist in Saturday's win over Minnesota.
Brendan Smith will return to the back end Thursday night versus Pittsburgh.
Defenseman Brendan Smith will serve as a left winger on Tuesday.
Brendan Smith appears to be fine and should be ready to play Sunday in Ottawa.
Brendan Smith (shoulder) will return to the Detroit Red Wings' lineup on Tuesday.
Look for the Red Wings to activate Brendan Smith (shoulder) from injured reserve prior to Tuesday's game versus Nashville.
Brendan Smith (shoulder) might be ready to return on Tuesday.
Brendan Smith (shoulder) isn't expected to return this week.
Brendan Smith (shoulder) has been placed on injured reserve.
Brendan Smith had a minus-three rating in his return to the Red Wings' lineup.