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Reilly Smith | Winger | #19

Team: Vegas Golden Knights
Age / DOB:  (27) / 4/1/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 185
College: Miami (Ohio)
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 3 (69) / DAL
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Reilly Smith scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Washington Capitals in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final.
The loss puts an end to the Golden Knights' season, but they can hold their heads up high knowing that they took the NHL by storm in their inaugural season. Smith registered the primary assist on Nate Schmidt's game-tying goal (1-1) in the first period, while his power-play tally at the 19:31 mark of the second frame gave Vegas a 3-2 lead. Unfortunately for the Golden Knights, they allowed the Capitals to score two goals in the third frame. Smith finished the playoffs with five goals and 22 points in 20 games. The 27-year-old had a tremendous bounce-back season in 2017-18. Jun 7 - 11:37 PM

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Reilly Smith found the back of the net in Vegas' 6-2 loss to Washington in Game 4 on Monday.

Smith has recorded at least a point in three of the four games of the finals. That's brought him up to four goals and 20 points in 19 playoff contests. The Golden Knights are just one loss away from being the final team eliminated, but they likely wouldn't have gotten this far if not for Smith's efforts.
Jun 5 - 10:02 AM

Reilly Smith picked up a goal and an assist in Monday's 6-4 win over the Washington Capitals in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.

Smith registered the primary assist on William Karlsson's game-tying goal (2-2) late in the first period. He then gave his team a 3-2 lead less than four minutes into the second frame. The Golden Knights trailed 4-3 early in the third period, but goals by Ryan Reaves and Tomas Nosek (twice) allowed them to put the game away. As for Smith, he finished the night with an even rating, two shots on goal and five hits in 20:34 of ice time. The 27-year-old has three goals and 18 points in 16 games this postseason. The Golden Knights now lead this best-of-seven series 1-0. Game 2 will be played in Vegas on Wednesday night.
May 28 - 11:15 PM

With his assist last night on William Karlsson's opening goal, Reilly Smith set the NHL record for most assists (14) in a team's first postseason appearance.

Smith's assist last night might not be as memorable as his goal, but it put him in the history books with his 14th assist of the playoffs. Both he and Jonathan Marchessault continue to show just how much the Florida Panthers erred by letting them go to Vegas so easily. The Golden Knights can clinch a spot in the Stanley Cup Final with a win on Sunday afternoon.
May 19 - 12:33 PM

Reilly Smith scored the game-winning goal in Friday's 3-2 Game 4 win over the Winnipeg Jets.

Smith took advantage of Dustin Byfuglien's whiff on a one-timer to race in alone on Connor Hellebuyck and fire home his second of the post-season. Smith is up to 15 points in 14 playoff games and he and the Golden Knights are now one win away from improbably getting to the Stanley Cup Final in their inaugural season. William Karlsson and Tomas Nosek also scored in the win. Game 5 is currently scheduled for Sunday afternoon in Winnipeg with Vegas holding a 3-1 series lead.
May 18 - 10:53 PM

Reilly Smith registered a pair of assists in Monday's 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 2 of the Western Conference Final.

The 27-year-old picked up the primary assists on both of Jonathan Marchessault's goals. He finished the game with a plus-2 rating, two shots on goal and three blocked shots in 21:01 of ice time. Smith has just one goal in the playoffs, but he's managed to collect an impressive 13 assists in 12 games. He's registered at least one point in all but two of Vegas' postseason games. This best-of-seven series is tied up at one with Game 3 scheduled for Wednesday night in Vegas.
May 14 - 11:18 PM

Reilly Smith has registered an assist in each of the last three playoff games.

Smith had a hand in setting up Brayden McNabb's goal in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final against Winnipeg. He also had five shots on target in Vegas' 4-2 loss to the Jets. Smith has one goal and 11 helpers in 11 postseason matches this year.
May 13 - 10:44 AM

Reilly Smith notched one goal and one assist in Monday's 4-3 OT win over San Jose in Game 3.

Smith posted both points in the second period to give the Golden Knights a 3-1 lead going into the third frame. The Sharks battled back to force overtime, but Vegas took a 2-1 series lead thanks to a goal by William Karlsson. The top line of Vegas has been a handful for opposing teams in the playoffs and Smith is riding a six-game point streak. He has one goal and eight assists during that stretch.
May 1 - 11:50 AM

Reilly Smith picked up three assists in Thursday's 7-0 win over the San Jose Sharks.

The Golden Knights scored early and often in this one, as they built up a 4-0 lead less than 12 minutes into the first period. Smith registered assists on goals by Jonathan Marchessault (3-0), Alex Tuch (4-0) and Shea Theodore (5-0). He finished the game with a plus-2 rating, two penalty minutes and three shots on goal in 17:24 of ice time. The 27-year-old is up to six assists in five games this postseason. The Golden Knights have a 1-0 lead in this best-of-seven series.
Apr 27 - 12:59 AM

Reilly Smith stretched his playoff point streak to three games on Tuesday night in Game 4 versus Los Angeles.

Smith has generated an assist in each of his last three contests, including a helper on the game-winning goal in his past two outings. He has 16 points in 22 career postseason matches. Smith's efforts have helped Vegas get into Round 2 of the postseason following a series sweep against the Kings.
Apr 18 - 10:22 AM

Reilly Smith set up William Karlsson for the game winner Sunday.

Smith had 22 goals and 60 points in 68 regular season games and picked up his second assist in the playoffs as he outworked the Kings in the corner and found Karlsson who put the puck in the net. Smith has had an outstanding season and his helper Sunday gives the Golden Knights a commanding 3-0 series lead in their best-of-seven series.
Apr 16 - 9:01 AM

Reilly Smith will suit up in Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames.

Smith was considered a game-time decision because he's been dealing with an upper-body injury. He'll skate on the top line with William Karlsson and Jonathan Marchessault. The 27-year-old has 22 goals and 60 points in 66 games this season. He missed 15 games with the injury.
Apr 7 - 9:43 PM

Reilly Smith (upper body) is listed as a game-time decision for tonight's game against the Calgary Flames.

Smith has missed the last 15 games and the Golden Knights might be looking to get him into a game before the post-season begins to knock off some rust. The 27-year-old forward has 22 goals and 60 points in 66 games this season.
Apr 7 - 2:31 PM

Reilly Smith (upper body) didn't play Thursday despite wearing a regular jersey at the morning skate.

"He's not quite ready," coach Gerard Gallant said. "He's real close, though." Smith has sat out 15 straight games because of an upper-body injury. His status for Saturday's regular-season finale is uncertain at this time.
Apr 6 - 12:23 PM

Reilly Smith (upper body) will miss Thursday's game.

Smith last played on March 6. He has 22 goals and 60 points in 66 contests this season.
Apr 5 - 4:10 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1William Karlsson
2Erik Haula
3Cody Eakin
4Ryan Carpenter
5Mikhail Grabovski
LW1Jonathan Marchessault
2David Perron
3Tomas Tatar
4William Carrier
5Oscar Lindberg
RW1Reilly Smith
2James Neal
3Alex Tuch
4Tomas Nosek
5Ryan Reaves
6David Clarkson
D1Colin Miller
2Shea Theodore
3Nate Schmidt
4Brayden McNabb
5Deryk Engelland
6Jon Merrill
7Brad Hunt
8Luca Sbisa
9Clayton Stoner
G1Marc-Andre Fleury
2Malcolm Subban
3Maxime Lagace
4Dylan Ferguson