Geoff Smith (ice hockey)
March 7, 1969 |
Edmonton, AB, CAN
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)|
|Played for||Edmonton Oilers (1989–1993)
Florida Panthers (1993–1997)
New York Rangers (1997–1999)
|NHL Draft||63rd overall, 1987
Geoff Smith was drafted in the third round, 63rd overall, in the 1987 NHL Entry Draft by the Edmonton Oilers. He won the Stanley Cup as a rookie with Edmonton in the 1989–90 season. Part way through the 1993–94 NHL season Geoff Smith was traded to the Florida Panthers. Smith remained in the Panthers' organisation until he became a New York Ranger in 1997–98. He retired following his second season with the Rangers.
Worked as an assistant coach with the Western Hockey League's Kamloops Blazers. Was also head coach of the Kamloops Storm of the KIJHL in 2011-12. He stepped down as head coach due to work commitments.
Awards and achievements
- Geoff Smith biography at Legends of Hockey
- Geoff Smith career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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