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Ryan Smyth

Position: LW ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-1 (185 cm)
Weight: 192 lbs. (87 kg)

Born: February 21, 1976 in Banff, Alberta
Draft: Edmonton, 1st round (6th overall), 1994 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Moose Jaw Warriors
Relatives: Kevin Smyth (brother)

Other SR Links: Olympics at Sports-Reference.com, Olympics at Hockey-Reference.com


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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Aug 31, 2015 2:25 AM

NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
1994-95 18 EDM NHL 3 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
1995-96 19 EDM NHL 48 2 9 11 -10 28 1 1 0 0 9 0 0 65 3.1
1996-97 20 EDM NHL 82 39 22 61 -7 76 19 20 0 4 18 4 0 265 14.7 AS-6
1997-98 21 EDM NHL 65 20 13 33 -24 44 10 10 0 2 6 7 0 205 9.8
1998-99 22 EDM NHL 71 13 18 31 0 62 7 6 0 2 12 6 0 161 8.1 1025 14:26
1999-00 23 EDM NHL 82 28 26 54 -2 58 17 11 0 4 21 4 1 238 11.8 1574 19:12
2000-01 24 EDM NHL 82 31 39 70 10 58 20 11 0 6 23 14 2 245 12.7 1637 19:58 AS-12,Selke-43
2001-02 25 EDM NHL 61 15 35 50 7 48 7 7 1 5 26 9 0 150 10.0 1187 19:27
2002-03 26 EDM NHL 66 27 34 61 5 67 17 10 0 3 26 8 0 199 13.6 1277 19:21 AS-6
2003-04 27 EDM NHL 82 23 36 59 11 70 13 8 2 6 25 10 1 245 9.4 1612 19:39 Byng-43
2005-06 29 EDM NHL 75 36 30 66 -5 58 15 19 2 3 16 12 2 230 15.7 1516 20:13 AS-10
2006-07 30 TOT NHL 71 36 32 68 2 52 20 15 1 5 24 7 1 210 17.1 1472 20:44 Byng-60,Selke-57
2006-07 30 EDM NHL 53 31 22 53 2 38 16 14 1 5 18 4 0 161 19.3 1068 20:09 Byng-60,Selke-57
2006-07 30 NYI NHL 18 5 10 15 0 14 4 1 0 0 6 3 1 49 10.2 404 22:26 Byng-60,Selke-57
2007-08 31 COL NHL 55 14 23 37 -4 50 12 2 0 3 17 6 0 168 8.3 247 1079 19:37 13 20 39.4 31 8 27 38
2008-09 32 COL NHL 77 26 33 59 -15 62 15 10 1 3 23 10 0 257 10.1 380 1562 20:17 89 85 51.1 46 31 48 70
2009-10 33 LAK NHL 67 22 31 53 8 42 11 11 0 3 18 13 0 206 10.7 293 1319 19:41 30 30 50.0 41 24 23 52
2010-11 34 LAK NHL 82 23 24 47 -1 35 14 9 0 2 19 5 0 195 11.8 307 1479 18:02 57 75 43.2 25 18 33 46
2011-12 35 EDM NHL 82 19 27 46 -5 82 15 4 0 4 23 4 0 194 9.8 315 1565 19:05 66 84 44.0 53 31 54 51
2012-13 36 EDM NHL 47 2 11 13 -5 40 1 0 1 0 10 1 0 69 2.9 113 722 15:22 87 115 43.1 41 24 15 26
2013-14 37 EDM NHL 72 10 13 23 -18 44 5 5 0 1 11 2 0 129 7.8 202 1111 15:25 91 91 50.0 58 29 27 35
15 yrs EDM NHL 971 296 335 631 -42 773 163 126 7 45 244 85 6 2558 11.6 2796 14293 18:29 244 290 45.7 152 84 96 112
2 yrs COL NHL 132 40 56 96 -19 112 27 12 1 6 40 16 0 425 9.4 627 2641 20:00 102 105 49.3 77 39 75 108
2 yrs LAK NHL 149 45 55 100 7 77 25 20 0 5 37 18 0 401 11.2 600 2798 18:47 87 105 45.3 66 42 56 98
1 yr NYI NHL 18 5 10 15 0 14 4 1 0 0 6 3 1 49 10.2 404 22:26
Career NHL 1270 386 456 842 -54 976 219 159 8 56 327 122 7 3433 11.2 4072 20135 18:47 433 500 46.4 295 165 227 318

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 31 Colorado Avalanche NHL 55 820.0 716 707 50.3 -0.5 557 548 50.4 -2.3 10.2 88.6 98.7 59.1 40.9
2008-09 32 Colorado Avalanche NHL 77 1158.7 1133 1135 50.0 2.1 864 802 51.9 2.7 7.7 89.4 97.1 49.7 50.3
2009-10 33 Los Angeles Kings NHL 67 981.4 925 836 52.5 2.6 736 633 53.8 3.4 8.4 91.8 100.3 57.9 42.1
2010-11 34 Los Angeles Kings NHL 82 1189.3 1207 1012 54.4 3.2 873 781 52.8 2.3 8.3 91.7 99.9 51.5 48.5
2011-12 35 Edmonton Oilers NHL 82 1154.3 1008 1139 46.9 -0.9 749 817 47.8 -1.6 9.6 91.4 101.0 48.3 51.7
2012-13 36 Edmonton Oilers NHL 47 533.6 420 554 43.1 -4.3 312 396 44.1 -3.1 6.0 93.4 99.4 42.1 57.9
2013-14 37 Edmonton Oilers NHL 72 784.0 668 789 45.8 1.1 482 605 44.3 0.1 6.8 91.5 98.4 36.1 63.9
2 yrs NHL 77 1978.7 1849 1842 50.1 1.1 1421 1350 51.3 0.7 8.6 89.1 97.7 53.2 46.8
3 yrs NHL 82 2471.9 2096 2482 45.8 -0.8 1543 1818 45.9 -1.1 8.0 91.9 99.9 42.9 57.1
2 yrs NHL 67 2170.7 2132 1848 53.6 2.9 1609 1414 53.2 2.8 8.4 91.7 100.1 54.1 45.9
Career NHL 55 6621.2 6077 6172 49.6 1.2 4573 4582 50.0 1.1 8.3 91.0 99.3 49.4 50.6

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1994-95 18 EDM NHL 3 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.67 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
1995-96 19 EDM NHL 48 4 0.04 0.19 0.23 0.07 0.58 1.35 2 9 11 4 18 1 27 0 -10 -0.8 0.4 -0.4
1996-97 20 EDM NHL 82 28 0.48 0.27 0.74 0.34 0.93 3.23 40 23 63 28 92 40 62 3 -7 6.3 0.8 7.2 AS-6
1997-98 21 EDM NHL 65 15 0.31 0.20 0.51 0.23 0.68 3.15 23 15 38 17 51 29 46 0 -24 3.1 0.0 3.1
1998-99 22 EDM NHL 71 12 0.18 0.25 0.44 0.17 0.87 2.27 15 20 35 14 58 26 32 0 0 1.8 0.9 2.8
1999-00 23 EDM NHL 82 22 0.34 0.32 0.66 0.27 0.71 2.90 31 28 59 25 87 32 69 12 -2 4.2 1.6 5.7
2000-01 24 EDM NHL 82 27 0.38 0.48 0.85 0.33 0.71 2.99 34 42 76 30 116 48 61 3 10 5.8 2.0 7.8 AS-12,Selke-43
2001-02 25 EDM NHL 61 18 0.25 0.57 0.82 0.29 0.79 2.46 17 40 57 20 70 24 41 2 7 3.8 1.7 5.5
2002-03 26 EDM NHL 66 24 0.41 0.52 0.92 0.36 1.02 3.02 31 38 69 27 81 27 55 6 5 5.9 1.5 7.3 AS-6
2003-04 27 EDM NHL 82 23 0.28 0.44 0.72 0.27 0.85 2.99 27 41 68 26 87 29 64 17 11 4.9 1.8 6.7 Byng-43
2005-06 29 EDM NHL 75 27 0.48 0.40 0.88 0.36 0.77 3.07 36 29 65 28 119 60 77 13 -5 5.5 1.7 7.3 AS-10
2006-07 30 TOT NHL 71 28 0.51 0.45 0.96 0.39 0.73 2.96 37 32 69 29 98 44 65 13 2 6.4 2.0 8.4 Byng-60,Selke-57
2006-07 30 EDM NHL 53 22 0.58 0.42 1.00 0.42 0.72 3.04 32 22 54 23 77 35 50 10 2 5.5 1.6 7.2 Byng-60,Selke-57
2006-07 30 NYI NHL 18 5 0.28 0.56 0.83 0.30 0.78 2.72 5 10 15 5 21 9 15 3 0 0.9 0.4 1.2 Byng-60,Selke-57
2007-08 31 COL NHL 55 13 0.25 0.42 0.67 0.24 0.91 3.05 15 25 40 15 59 17 48 2 -4 2.3 1.0 3.3
2008-09 32 COL NHL 77 23 0.34 0.43 0.77 0.30 0.81 3.34 27 34 61 24 87 37 76 11 -15 4.4 1.5 6.0
2009-10 33 LAK NHL 67 20 0.33 0.46 0.79 0.30 0.63 3.07 24 32 56 22 85 40 39 2 8 4.3 1.8 6.1
2010-11 34 LAK NHL 82 19 0.28 0.29 0.57 0.23 0.43 2.38 25 26 51 21 75 25 54 3 -1 3.3 2.0 5.3
2011-12 35 EDM NHL 82 17 0.23 0.33 0.56 0.21 1.00 2.37 21 30 51 20 70 20 72 17 -5 2.9 1.7 4.5
2012-13 36 EDM NHL 47 4 0.04 0.23 0.28 0.08 0.85 1.47 4 21 25 8 19 5 27 8 -5 -0.4 0.6 0.3
2013-14 37 EDM NHL 72 9 0.14 0.18 0.32 0.12 0.61 1.79 11 14 25 10 42 19 47 6 -18 0.6 0.7 1.2
15 yrs EDM NHL 971 251 0.30 0.35 0.65 0.26 0.80 2.63 324 372 696 278 987 395 731 97 -42 49.1 17.0 66.0
2 yrs COL NHL 132 36 0.30 0.42 0.73 0.27 0.85 3.22 42 59 101 39 146 54 124 13 -19 6.8 2.5 9.3
2 yrs LAK NHL 149 38 0.30 0.37 0.67 0.26 0.52 2.69 49 58 107 43 160 65 93 5 7 7.6 3.8 11.4
1 yr NYI NHL 18 5 0.28 0.56 0.83 0.30 0.78 2.72 5 10 15 5 21 9 15 3 0 0.9 0.4 1.2
Career NHL 1270 331 0.30 0.36 0.66 0.26 0.77 2.70 420 499 919 365 1314 523 963 118 -54 64.3 23.6 88.0

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
1996-97 20 EDM NHL 12 5 5 10 -4 12 4 1 0 2 48 10.4
1997-98 21 EDM NHL 12 1 3 4 -2 16 0 1 0 0 24 4.2
1998-99 22 EDM NHL 3 3 0 3 -1 0 1 2 0 0 7 42.9 74 24:35
1999-00 23 EDM NHL 5 1 0 1 -2 6 0 0 1 0 13 7.7 97 19:18
2000-01 24 EDM NHL 6 3 4 7 0 4 3 0 0 0 22 13.6 149 24:46
2002-03 26 EDM NHL 6 2 0 2 -1 16 1 0 1 0 12 16.7 106 17:39
2005-06 29 EDM NHL 24 7 9 16 -2 22 3 4 0 1 60 11.7 515 21:27
2006-07 30 NYI NHL 5 1 3 4 1 4 1 0 0 0 9 11.1 114 22:42
2007-08 31 COL NHL 8 2 3 5 -1 2 1 1 0 1 22 9.1 32 140 17:29 1 1 50.0 4 3 3 5
2009-10 33 LAK NHL 6 1 1 2 0 6 1 0 0 0 11 9.1 21 112 18:39 0 3 0.0 3 0 0 3
2010-11 34 LAK NHL 6 2 3 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 14 14.3 23 110 18:21 6 2 75.0 4 1 3 2
Career NHL 93 28 31 59 -9 88 17 9 2 4 242 11.6 271 1415 20:30 7 6 53.8 11 4 6 10

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1997-04-25 DAL EDM 1-0 DAL 2 20:22

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 31 Colorado Avalanche NHL 8 106.2 90 86 51.1 5.6 74 64 53.6 5.4 6.9 93.5 100.4 68.5 31.5
2009-10 33 Los Angeles Kings NHL 6 86.2 91 87 51.1 7.6 70 64 52.2 9.9 9.6 88.1 97.7 58.7 41.3
2010-11 34 Los Angeles Kings NHL 6 86.0 84 75 52.8 10.2 59 56 51.3 6.9 12.5 94.7 107.2 41.9 58.1
2 yrs NHL 6 172.1 175 162 51.9 8.8 129 120 51.8 8.4 10.9 91.3 102.1 50.6 49.4
Career NHL 8 278.3 265 248 51.7 7.8 203 184 52.5 7.5 9.3 92.1 101.4 57.3 42.7

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1990-91 14 Banff Blazers Minor-AB 25 100 50 150
1990-91 14 Lethbridge Y's Men Titans AMHL 34 8 21 29
1991-92 15 Caronport Cougars SMHL 35 55 61 116 98
1991-92 15 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 2 0 0 0 0
1992-93 16 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 64 19 14 33 59
1993-94 17 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 72 50 55 105 88
1994-95 18 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 50 41 45 86 66
1994-95 18 Canada WJC-A 7 2 5 7 4
1995-96 19 Cape Breton Oilers AHL 9 6 5 11 4
1998-99 22 Canada WC-A 10 0 2 2 12
1999-00 23 Canada WC-A 9 3 6 9 3 0 0 2 1 2 19 15.8
2000-01 24 Canada WC-A 7 2 3 5 2 4 1 0 1 0
2001-02 25 Canada Olympics 6 0 1 1 -4 0 0 0 0 0
2001-02 25 Canada WC-A 7 4 0 4 3 2 3 1 0 1
2002-03 26 Canada WC-A 9 2 2 4 1 2 1 1 0 1
2003-04 27 Canada WC-A 9 2 2 4 -1 2 2 0 0 0
2004-05 28 Canada W-Cup 6 3 1 4 0 2
2004-05 28 Canada WC-A 9 2 1 3 2 6 1 1 0 0
2005-06 29 Canada Olympics 6 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0
2009-10 33 Canada WC-A 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season AHL 9 6 5 11 4
Career 1 Season AMHL 34 8 21 29
Career 1 Season Minor-AB 25 100 50 150
Career 2 Seasons Olympics 12 0 2 2 -3 4 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season SMHL 35 55 61 116 98
Career 1 Season W-Cup 6 3 1 4 0 2
Career 8 Seasons WC-A 61 15 16 31 10 28 8 5 2 4 19 15.8
Career 4 Seasons WHL 188 110 114 224 213
Career 1 Season WJC-A 7 2 5 7 4

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1994-95 18 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 10 6 9 15 22
Career 1 Season WHL 10 6 9 15 22
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2002 CAN 1 0 -3 11
2 2006 CAN 0 1 1 4 10 12
Car 1 1 1 1 10 23

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 19 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Ryan Smyth 8.4 7.8 7.3 7.3 7.2 6.7 6.1 6.0 5.7 5.5 5.3 4.5 3.3 3.1 2.8 1.2 0.3 -0.1 -0.4
Vyacheslav Kozlov 95.6 8.6 8.2 7.5 7.4 7.1 7.1 6.8 6.2 5.2 4.9 4.6 3.9 3.7 3.3 2.5 0.2 -0.1
Bernie Federko 92.4 8.4 8.0 7.5 7.5 7.4 7.1 6.0 5.7 5.6 4.7 4.3 3.3 2.3 2.1
Doug Weight 91.6 9.0 8.5 8.3 7.8 7.2 6.6 5.9 5.7 5.4 5.3 4.1 3.0 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.4 1.4
Alex Delvecchio 91.1 7.2 7.0 6.8 6.7 6.3 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.6 5.2 4.8 4.6 4.2 4.1 4.1 3.0 0.0
Rick Tocchet 90.8 10.2 7.9 7.5 7.0 6.2 6.2 5.5 5.5 5.4 4.3 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.0 2.6 1.8 1.7
Bobby Smith 90.7 8.7 7.4 7.2 7.0 6.9 6.4 6.1 5.9 5.1 4.7 3.3 2.9 2.1 1.4 0.0
Steve Sullivan 90.5 8.8 8.2 7.4 7.2 7.2 6.9 6.9 5.0 4.9 4.7 3.9 3.3 2.5 2.2 1.1 1.0
Rod Brind'Amour 90.4 9.0 8.2 8.2 8.2 7.3 6.8 6.8 6.5 5.8 5.6 5.2 5.1 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 1.4
John MacLean 89.8 8.0 7.8 7.5 7.1 6.2 6.1 4.6 4.5 4.2 4.0 3.5 3.2 3.1 2.4 1.6 0.4 -0.5
Brian Propp 89.6 8.8 8.1 8.0 7.1 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.5 6.2 5.9 4.9 2.9 2.5 2.0 0.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Ryan Smyth 8.4 7.8 7.3 7.3 7.2 6.7 6.1 6.0 5.7 5.5 5.3 4.5 3.3 3.1 2.8 1.2 0.3 -0.1 -0.4
Vyacheslav Kozlov 95.0 8.6 8.2 7.5 7.4 7.1 7.1 6.8 6.2 5.2 4.9 4.6 3.9 3.7 3.3 2.5 1.4 0.2 -0.1
Bernie Federko 92.4 8.4 8.0 7.5 7.5 7.4 7.1 6.0 5.7 5.6 4.7 4.3 3.3 2.3 2.1
Doug Weight 91.3 9.0 8.5 8.3 7.8 7.2 6.6 5.9 5.7 5.4 5.3 4.1 3.0 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.4 1.4 0.9 0.5
Rick Tocchet 90.7 10.2 7.9 7.5 7.0 6.2 6.2 5.5 5.5 5.4 4.3 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.0 2.6 1.8 1.7 -0.1
Bobby Smith 90.7 8.7 7.4 7.2 7.0 6.9 6.4 6.1 5.9 5.1 4.7 3.3 2.9 2.1 1.4 0.0
Steve Sullivan 90.5 8.8 8.2 7.4 7.2 7.2 6.9 6.9 5.0 4.9 4.7 3.9 3.3 2.5 2.2 1.1 1.0
Brian Propp 89.6 8.8 8.1 8.0 7.1 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.5 6.2 5.9 4.9 2.9 2.5 2.0 0.0
John MacLean 89.4 8.0 7.8 7.5 7.1 6.2 6.1 4.6 4.5 4.2 4.0 3.5 3.2 3.1 2.4 1.6 0.5 0.4 -0.5
Shane Doan 89.4 9.0 8.3 7.3 6.6 6.3 6.3 5.8 5.7 5.5 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.0 3.1 2.2 1.1 0.6 -0.1 -0.3
Brian Bellows 89.2 9.5 7.4 7.0 6.9 6.5 6.4 5.9 5.8 4.8 4.1 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.5 2.0 1.2 1.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

February 27, 2007: Traded to NY Islanders by Edmonton for Ryan O'Marra, Robert Nilsson and NY Islanders' 1st round choice (Alex Plante) in 2007 Entry Draft, February 27, 2007.

July 1, 2007: Signed as a free agent by Colorado, July 1, 2007.

July 3, 2009: Traded to Los Angeles by Colorado for Kyle Quincey, Tom Preissing and Los Angeles' 5th round choice (Luke Walker) in 2010 Entry Draft, July 3, 2009.

June 26, 2011: Traded to Edmonton by Los Angeles for Colin Fraser and Edmonton's 7th round choice (later traded to Dallas - Dallas selected Dmitri Sinitsyn) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 26, 2011.

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