TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Bay Lightning, NHL parent club of the Norfolk Admirals, have reassigned forward Trevor Smith to the Admirals today, Lightning Vice President and General Manager Steve Yzerman announced.
Smith, 27, has played in 16 games with the Lightning this season, recording two goals and five points to go along with four penalty minutes. He scored his first goal of the season with the Lightning on March 19 versus the Buffalo Sabres. Smith has averaged 12:27 time on ice during his 16 games with the Lightning this season.
The 6-foot-1, 195-pound forward has played in 58 games with the Admirals this season, recording 22 goals and 62 points. He ranks second on the Admirals in assists and third on the club in points. He ranks tied for second in the AHL with a plus-27 rating and is tied for ninth in assists (40). Smith has played in 340 career AHL games with Norfolk, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the Syracuse Crunch and the Springfield Falcons. In those games, he has registered 114 goals and 254 points. He has also appeared in 10 career Calder Cup Playoff games, notching two goals and seven points.
A native of North Vancouver, British Columbia, Smith was signed as a free agent by the Lightning on July 5, 2011. He was originally undrafted out of the University of New Hampshire where he was selected to the All Hockey East First Team and a Second Team All American.
The Admirals return Scope Tuesday night in search of their 23rd consecutive win as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins visit Norfolk for the final time in the regular season. The puck drops at 7:15 p.m. in the final Admirals Value Night of 2011-12.
Family Fun Packs include four discounted Red Level Tickets for just $48 plus four free hot dogs, four free popcorns and four free sodas. Fans get all of that for just $48 – that’s a savings of $37!
Student Rush Nights provide $8 White Level Tickets (normally $12) for students with a valid current high school or college ID.
Family Fun Packs are available at the Scope Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000 or online at Ticketmaster.com. Student Rush Night Tickets are available ONLY at the Scope Box Office after 2:00 p.m. on the day of the game.
Individual tickets for all regular season games start at just $12. Tickets are available now at the Scope Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000 and online at ticketmaster.com.
Reserve your 2012-13 season tickets with a deposit of as little as $100 per seat today. Current season ticket holders may also reserve 2012 Calder Cup Playoff Packages now. Stop by the Admirals’ Administrative Offices at Scope, call (757) 640-1212 weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or visit norfolkadmirals.com anytime!