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Ladislav Smid Will Miss Entire 2016-17 Season

Calgary Flames defenseman Ladislav Smid has consistently battled a neck injury over the last couple seasons. Flames general manager Brad Treliving announced Thursday that Smid will sit out the entire 2016-17 season recovering from that neck injury. Smid only saw 22 games of action last year and 31 the season before that. The decision to hold him out for the season means that Smid...
Via The Hockey Writers
September 23, 2016

Ladislav Smid Not Playing This Season

His time playing for the Flames is over. Today, Brad Treliving announced that Ladislav Smid will not play this season. Smid has been suffering on and off the past couple years from a serious neck injury, and has not been able to shake it off. Last season he only played in 22 games before being shut down for the season. While he has not officially retired, this could spell the end...
Via Matchsticks and Gasoline
September 22, 2016

Smid's Future Uncertain After Suffering Yet Another Season-Ending Neck Injury

When the NHL's buyout window opens on June 15, a handful of Flames are possibilities for the infrequently-used option that in recent memory has seen Calgary buy out Shane O'Brien and Nigel Dawes. However, one often-discussed player that will not be a candidate is Ladislav Smid.Photo by Larry MacDougal/The Canadian PressAfter suffering a season-ending upper body injury Feb. 17 on...
Via Flames from 80 Feet
June 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Flames GM: Smid nearing return following surgery

Calgary Flames defenseman Ladislav Smid is progressing in his bid to return to the ice, according to general manager Brad Treviling.Sidelined since Jan. 19, Smid had season-ending surgery the following month to repair a herniated disc in his neck.The 29-year-old Smid participated in informal skating in Calgary recently and is eyeing a return to the club."My sense right now is everything...
Via FOX Sports
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

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