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Ty Smith from Lloydminster, SK, plays his junior career with the Spokane Chiefs of the Western Hockey League. The New Jersey Devils drafted him 17th overall in 2018, in August he signed an entry-level contract with the NHL club.

The rearguard leads all WHL defencemen in the league points race with three goals and 36 assists through 28 games played this season. He is third on team scoring and 19 in the league overall.

Smith played in the final exhibition game against Slovakia scoring a goal at The Q Centre in Victoria, BC.