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Devante Smith-Pelly | Winger

Team: Anaheim Ducks
Age / DOB:  (22) / 6/14/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 220
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Devante Smith-Pelly will be back in the lineup Wednesday night on fourth line against the New York Rangers.
DSP hasn't scored a goal since Dec. 1st, but he does have five helpers during that time. While he'll skate to the right of Patrick Maroon and Rickard Rakell, Smith-Pelly simply gain entry back into your lineup. Jan 7 - 8:48 PM

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Devante Smith-Pelly will be a scratch against the Nashville Predators on Sunday night.

He hasn't scored a goal since December 1st but has five assists during that time. Obviously, that's not nearly enough production. Rene Bourque will tag in.
Jan 4 - 7:48 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly had an assist in the Ducks' 3-2 overtime victory over San Jose on Monday.

Smith-Pelly is now tied with his career-high points total at 13. As impressive as it sounds to be matching your personal best in December, it's worth noting that he has yet to play in more than 49 games in a single season. He probably will do so in 2014-15 though as he's already participated in 32 games.
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 08:21:00 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly ended a five-game point drought on Thursday.

Smith-Pelly had an assist in the Ducks' 2-1 victory against Montreal. That gives him eight assists and 12 points in 31 games this season.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 09:57:00 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly will replace the injured Corey Perry on the Ducks top line Sunday.

Smith-Pelly will get a chance to shine on the wing for Ryan Getzlaf. Smith-Pelly has four goals and 11 points in 25 games and he will get a fantasy boost with the promotion to the first unit.
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 03:46:00 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly (shoulder) will be back in Anaheim's lineup on Thursday.

He is slated to play with Emerson Etem and Nate Thompson on the fourth line. Smith-Pelly has been out of action for the Ducks' last three games.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 05:24:00 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly (shoulder) thinks he'll be able to return Thursday.

Smith-Pelly has spent three straight games on the sidelines. Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau wasn't ready to confirm that Smith-Pelly would play Thursday when the subject was raised on Wednesday.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 08:10:00 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly's upper-body injury is related to his shoulder.

Smith-Pelly was on the ice Tuesday morning, but he's not ready to rejoin the Ducks' lineup. He has been sidelined for two consecutive contests.
Tue, Nov 18, 2014 03:22:00 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly (upper body) will travel with the Ducks on their upcoming two-game road trip.

Smith-Pelly isn't eligible to play in Tuesday's contest, but he might return on Thursday. He has three goals and seven points in 14 contests in 2014-15.
Mon, Nov 17, 2014 02:35:00 PM

Devante Smith-Pelly (upper-body) is not in the Ducks' lineup on Saturday afternoon.

Smith-Pelly is believed to be suffering from a shoulder injury. He is day-to-day right now. The injuries just keep on mounting for the Ducks, who are already without Corey Perry, Francois Beauchmein, Dany Heatley and Ben Lovejoy.
Sat, Nov 15, 2014 04:15:00 PM

Anaheim forward Devante Smith-Pelly scored the lone goal in Anaheim's 1-0 win over the Blackhawks Tuesday night.

Though he was replaced by Dany Heatley on the Ducks top trio alongside Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry, Smith-Pelly's third period shorthanded tally held up as the game-winner in a tight battle. His move to the Ducks second line makes him a less appealing target going forward.
Wed, Oct 29, 2014 02:59:00 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly continues to shine on the first line with the Ducks.

Coach Bruce Boudreau is thrilled with the play of Smith-Pelly and it's going to take some effort in the short term to knock him off the top unit with Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf. "From the beginning of training camp until now, it’s night and day," Boudreau said. "And when he’s finishing checks and being involved in the game, he’s a real dynamic player. People don’t realize he’s almost 220 pounds." Smith-Pelly scored his second of the season on Friday and while he doesn't see a lot of time on the power play, he is still only 22. He led the Ducks in playoff scoring last season with five goals in 12 games so that should tell you a lot about his talent.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 03:58:00 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly skated on the first line in practice Saturday.

Smith-Pelly joined Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry on the first unit as Patrick Maroon is out about a month with a sprained MCL and Dany Heatley is also out of action with a groin injury. "Watching them bring it every night [last season], you see what it takes to be an elite player," Smith-Pelly said. "Last year in the playoffs helped me, I feel much more comfortable with them." Smith-Pelly gets a fantasy boost with this move.
Sun, Oct 19, 2014 06:44:00 AM

Devante Smith-Pelly scored his first goal of the season on Tuesday.

Smith-Pelly had two goals and 10 points in 19 games in 2013-14. He's been getting decent minutes so far this season and it wouldn't surprise us if he surpasses the 40-point mark as a result.
Wed, Oct 15, 2014 05:18:00 AM

Coach Bruce Boudreau placed Devante Smith-Pelly on the second line Friday.

Smith-Pelly started the season on the third unit with Emerson Etem and Rikard Rakell but the line struggled, forcing coach Bruce Boudreau to make changes at practice on Friday. Smith-Pelly will now skate alongside Ryan Kesler and Matt Beleskey and that should help his fantasy value. He could get 45-50 points on the second unit compared with 35-40 on the third.
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 05:10:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Ryan Getzlaf
2Ryan Kesler
3Rickard Rakell
4Nate Thompson
LW1Patrick Maroon
2Jakob Silfverberg
3Matt Beleskey
RW1Corey Perry
2Andrew Cogliano
3Tim Jackman
4Kyle Palmieri
5Devante Smith-Pelly
6Rene Bourque
D1Cam Fowler
2Francois Beauchemin
3Hampus Lindholm
4Ben Lovejoy
5Sami Vatanen
6Eric Brewer
7Colby Robak
8Clayton Stoner
9Sheldon Souray
G1Frederik Andersen
2Ilya Bryzgalov