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Jason Smith

Born:November 2, 1973Draft:1992 Devils 18th Overall
Hometown:Calgary, AlbertaPosition:Defense
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Lehigh Valley Phantoms (Asst. Coach)

Jason Matthew Smith (born November 2, 1973) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenseman who played in over 1,000 regular season games in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1993 to 2009. Smith played for the New Jersey DevilsToronto Maple LeafsEdmonton OilersPhiladelphia Flyers and Ottawa Senators, having been originally selected by New Jersey in the first round, 18th overall, at the 1992 NHL Entry Draft. Smith served as team captain of both the Edmonton Oilers and Philadelphia Flyers, the former of which he led for five years and guided to the 2006 Stanley Cup Finals.

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Staff History

  • NHL, Ottawa Senators, Team Consultant (2012-2014)
  • NHL, Ottawa Senators, Assistant Coach (2014-2016)
  • WHL, Kelowna Rockets, Head Coach (2016-2018)
  • WHL, Prince George Cougars, Associate Coach (2019-2021)
  • AHL, Lehigh Valley Phantoms, Assistant Coach (2021-present)


  • WHL First All-Star Team (1993)
  • IIHF U20 World Juniors Gold Medal (1993)