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Devante Smith-Pelly | Winger | #25

Team: New Jersey Devils
Age / DOB:  (24) / 6/14/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 214
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 2 (42) / ANA
Contract: view contract details

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The New Jersey Devils have re-signed Devante Smith-Pelly to a two-year contract.
Smith-Pelly will get $1.25 million this season and $1.35 million in 2017-18. He has eight goals and 13 points for New Jersey in 18 games after having trouble with Montreal where he had only six goals and 12 points in 46 games. Look for a 40-45 point season from the forward who was taken 42nd overall in 2010 by the Ducks. Jul 1 - 1:44 PM

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Devante Smith-Pelly can be an unrestricted free agent on July 1, but the Devils are confident they can sign him to a new deal.

He didn't get a qualifying offer from New Jersey on Monday. Smith-Pelly was great for the Devils after he was acquired from Montreal. He notched eight goals and 13 points in 18 games after he produced just six markers and 12 points in 46 appearances with the Canadiens.
Jun 27 - 5:25 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly capped off a successful run with New Jersey with another goal during Saturday's 5-1 win over Toronto.

Through 18 games, Smith-Pelly scored eight goals and 13 points. Contrast that with the six goals and 12 points through 46 games in Montreal prior to the trade, and he may have found a new home.
Apr 10 - 12:57 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly scored his 13th goal of the season in a 2-1 win over the Blue Jackets on Sunday.

Since being traded to the Devils, DSP has seven goals and ten points in only ten games. He is now just two points shy of equally his offensive output with the Canadiens this season. Everyone seems to be waiting for him to slow down, but he seems to have other ideas. Ride him while he's hot. Reid Boucher opened the scoring for the Devils 4:32 into the first period.
Mar 20 - 7:40 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly notched two goals and an assist in New Jersey's 7-4 win over Minnesota on Thursday night.

The 23-year-old seems to have found his stride with the Devils, as he's now collected six goals and nine points in just seven games with his new squad. He's just three points shy of matching his output from 46 games with the Habs. If Smith-Pelly can keep it up, he would be a terrific add to boost your playoff roster.
Mar 17 - 10:27 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly was the only New Jersey Devil to find the back of the net in Monday night's 7-1 loss to the Anaheim Ducks.

It was Smith-Pelly's fourth goal in six games. He now has ten goals and eight assists (18 points) in fifty-two games played this season. Smith-Pelly's goal was assisted by Tyler Kennedy and John Moore.
Mar 15 - 3:31 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly picked up an assist in Saturday's 2-1 OT win over the Los Angeles Kings.

Smith-Pelly was acquired from Montreal for Stefan Matteau on trade deadline day and he's been pretty impressive so far. Not many expected him to produce with his new team, but he's scored three goals and five points in five games. It would be surprising to see him keep this up.
Mar 13 - 10:11 AM

As a member of the Devils, Devante Smith-Pelly can't stop scoring.

Make it three goals and four points across four games since coming over from Montreal at the trade deadline. Thursday marks his first winner with the Devils as well, as he scored the opening tally in the 3-0 win over the Sharks. Sure, he's only taken five total shots as well, but a hot hand is a hot hand at this time of the fantasy calendar.
Mar 11 - 1:15 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly scored a goal in Friday's 3-2 loss to the Dallas Stars.

The 23-year-old has produced some intriguing numbers since being acquired from the Montreal Canadiens on Monday. Smith-Pelly has two goals and three points in two games with his new squad. It's nice to see him produce, but don't expect him to be able to keep this up long-term. He should be left on the waiver wire in most fantasy formats.
Mar 4 - 11:33 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly had a goal and an assist in his debut with the Devils on Thursday.

Smith-Pelly's efforts helped the Devils earn a 5-4 overtime win against Nashville. He was acquired from Montreal on Monday in exchange for Stefan Matteau. "I couldn't have drew it up any better, first and foremost, coming back like that and getting the win, but, for me to be able to contribute offensively, that's a step in the right direction," Smith-Pelly said.
Mar 4 - 11:03 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly has been handed a $2,000 fine for embellishment.

Smith-Pelly received a warning on Dec. 22 and had a second incident on Feb. 24, which elevated this to the level of a fine. Both acts of embellishment occurred when Smith-Pelly was still a member of the Montreal Canadiens.
Mar 3 - 2:22 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly is projected to play alongside Reid Boucher and Adam Henrique in his Devils debut on Thursday.

The Devils acquired Smith-Pelly from Montreal in exchange for Stefan Matteau on Monday, but he was scratched for Tuesday's contest. That gave Smith-Pelly a chance to settle in with New Jersey, but he's looking forward to getting into a game. He had six goals and 12 points in 46 contests this season.
Mar 3 - 10:49 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly and Seth Helgeson will be scratched against Carolina on Tuesday.

Through 46 games with Montreal this season, Smith-Pelly has posted six points and 12 points with 22 PIMs and 85 hits. Which unfortunately is not nearly enough to warrant a slot on your squad.
Mar 1 - 6:28 PM

The New Jersey Devils have acquired Devante Smith-Pelly from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Stefan Matteau.

Smith-Pelly had six goals and 12 points in 46 games this season and scored on Saturday against the Maple Leafs. This is the second time he has been dealt as he was originally drafted in the second round in 2010 by Anaheim. He is still only 23 but he is turning into a third line player at best so his fantasy value is limited.
Feb 29 - 3:35 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly will play in Thursday's match with Colorado.

Smith-Pelly will skate to the right of Lucas Lessio and Torrey Mitchell on Montreal's fourth line. It's been a trying season for Smith-Pelly, who's posted just five goals and 11 points with 76 hits in 41 games this season.
Feb 17 - 6:31 PM

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4Reid Boucher
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RW1Kyle Palmieri
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