Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Barry Smith
Centre Barry Smith spent four seasons of Junior in the Western League capped by his star performance in the 1975 Memorial Cup where he was named to the All Star Team and captured the Stafford Smythe Trophy as the tournament's Most Valuable Player.

Smith who was born in Surrey, British Columbia on April 25th, 1955 turned pro in 1975 and played 19 games with the Boston Bruins, who drafted him in the '75 Amateur Draft. Smith scored just 1 goal in his 19 games with the Bruins and spent the bulk of that year, and all of the next three in the American Hockey League honing his game.

On September 14, 1979 Smith signed a free agent contract with the Colorado Rockies. Smith played 33 games with the Rockies in 1979-80 and scored two goals and five points. The following year he hit career highs with 62 games, four goals and eight points. Smith retired upon the completion of the season.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1971-72 Vancouver Nationals WCJHL 41 9 15 24 39
1972-73 Vancouver Nationals WCJHL 30 5 6 11 13
1972-73 New Westminster Bruins WCJHL 32 5 6 11 46 5 0 0 0 0
1973-74 New Westminster Bruins WCJHL 65 8 10 18 61 11 2 1 3 12
1974-75 New Westminster Bruins WCJHL 65 19 24 43 50 18 7 6 13 14
1974-75 Canada WJC-A 5 1 2 3 2
1974-75 New Westminster Bruins M-Cup 3 1 2 3 0
1975-76 Boston Bruins NHL 19 1 0 1 2 -5
1975-76 Rochester Americans AHL 50 14 22 36 14 7 4 4 8 5
1976-77 Rochester Americans AHL 79 9 13 22 16 12 3 2 5 4
1977-78 Rochester Americans AHL 81 16 16 32 22 6 2 1 3 0
1978-79 Rochester Americans AHL 80 23 43 66 46
1979-80 Colorado Rockies NHL 33 2 3 5 4 -11
1979-80 Rochester Americans AHL 35 3 7 10 14
1979-80 Birmingham Bulls CHL 13 2 0 2 43 4 1 1 2 0
1980-81 Colorado Rockies NHL 62 4 4 8 4 -2
1980-81 Fort Worth Texans CHL 14 2 5 7 14
NHL Totals 114 7 7 14 10


Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1975)
Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - MVP) (1975)
Signed as a free agent by Colorado, September 14, 1979.
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