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C.J. SMITH

Inactive (At the NHL level)

Left Wing
Estimated Career Earnings Tooltip : $1,841,719
BORN: Dec. 1, 1994
AGE: 29
BIRTHPLACE: Des Moines, Iowa, United States
NATIONALITY: United StatesUnited States
SHOOTS: Left
HEIGHT:
5'11"
180cm
WEIGHT:
181 lbs
82kg
ELC SIGNING AGE: 22
WAIVERS AGE: 22
DRAFTED: Undrafted
DRAFTED OVERALL: -
DRAFT ROUND: -
DRAFTED BY: -
SUMMARY

C.J. Smith is a 29 year old left wing who was born on Dec. 1, 1994. He has signed 5 contracts worth a total value of $5,624,125. Over a career that spans 4 seasons (with at least 1 NHL GP), he has a total 3 Pts in 15 GP.

CONTRACT HISTORY

Entry-Level Contract
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SIGNED BY: Tim Murray
Length: 2 years
Value: $1,850,000
Expiry Status: 10.2(c)
Cap % Tooltip: 1.27
Signing Team: Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo Sabres
Signing Date: Mar. 30, 2017
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C.J. Smith signed a 2 year, $1,850,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres on Mar. 30, 2017. The contract has a cap hit of $925,000.

SEASONClauseCap HitTooltipAAV TooltipP. BonusesTooltipS. BonusesTooltipBase SalaryTooltipTotal SalaryTooltipMinors SalTooltip
2016-17$925,000$925,000$0$92,500$832,500$925,000$70,000
2017-18$925,000$925,000$0$92,500$832,500$925,000$70,000
TOTAL$1,850,000$1,850,000$0$185,000$1,665,000$1,850,000$140,000
Qualifying OfferTooltip: $874,125
Standard Contract
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SIGNED BY: Jason Botterill
Length: 1 year
Value: $874,125
Expiry Status: RFA (Arb)
Cap % Tooltip: 1.10
Signing Team: Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo Sabres
Signing Date: Jul. 16, 2018
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C.J. Smith signed a 1 year, $874,125 contract with the Buffalo Sabres on Jul. 16, 2018. The contract has a cap hit of $874,125.

SEASONClauseCap HitTooltipAAV TooltipP. BonusesTooltipS. BonusesTooltipBase SalaryTooltipTotal SalaryTooltipMinors SalTooltip
2018-19$874,125$874,125$0$0$874,125$874,125$70,000
TOTAL$874,125$874,125$0$0$874,125$874,125$70,000
Qualifying OfferTooltip: $917,831
Standard Contract
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SIGNED BY: Jason Botterill
Length: 2 years
Value: $1,400,000
Expiry Status: UFA (Group 6)
Cap % Tooltip: 0.86
Signing Team: Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo Sabres
Signing Date: Jul. 2, 2019
Source: CapFriendly

C.J. Smith signed a 2 year, $1,400,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres on Jul. 2, 2019. The contract has a cap hit of $700,000.

SEASONClauseCap HitTooltipAAV TooltipP. BonusesTooltipS. BonusesTooltipBase SalaryTooltipTotal SalaryTooltipMinors SalTooltip
2019-20$700,000$700,000$0$0$700,000$700,000$100,000
2020-21$700,000$700,000$0$0$700,000$700,000$700,000
TOTAL$1,400,000$1,400,000$0$0$1,400,000$1,400,000$800,000
MINIMUM GUARANTEED SALARY: 2019-20: $125,000
Standard Contract
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SIGNED BY: Don Waddell
Length: 1 year
Value: $750,000
Expiry Status: UFA
Cap % Tooltip: 0.92
Signing Team: Logo of the Carolina HurricanesCarolina Hurricanes
Signing Date: Jul. 28, 2021
Source: CapFriendly

C.J. Smith signed a 1 year, $750,000 contract with the Carolina Hurricanes on Jul. 28, 2021. The contract has a cap hit of $750,000.

SEASONClauseCap HitTooltipAAV TooltipP. BonusesTooltipS. BonusesTooltipBase SalaryTooltipTotal SalaryTooltipMinors SalTooltip
2021-22$750,000$750,000$0$0$750,000$750,000$250,000
TOTAL$750,000$750,000$0$0$750,000$750,000$250,000
MINIMUM GUARANTEED SALARY: 2021-22: $300,000
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SIGNED BY: Chris Drury
Length: 1 year
Value: $750,000
Expiry Status: UFA
Cap % Tooltip: 0.91
Signing Team: Logo of the New York RangersNew York Rangers
Signing Date: Aug. 2, 2022
Source: CapFriendly

C.J. Smith signed a 1 year, $750,000 contract with the New York Rangers on Aug. 2, 2022. The contract has a cap hit of $750,000.

SEASONClauseCap HitTooltipAAV TooltipP. BonusesTooltipS. BonusesTooltipBase SalaryTooltipTotal SalaryTooltipMinors SalTooltip
2022-23$750,000$750,000$0$0$750,000$750,000$275,000
TOTAL$750,000$750,000$0$0$750,000$750,000$275,000
MINIMUM GUARANTEED SALARY: 2022-23: $300,000

SALARY PROGRESSION

CAREER STATS

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIMTOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60TOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60
2010-11Academy of Holy AngelsUSHS-MN25172037-18|PLAYOFFS1000010-------|-------
2011-12Austin BruinsNAHL531314271320|-------|-------
2012-13Austin BruinsNAHL603029592122|PLAYOFFS841524-------|-------
2013-14Muskegon LumberjacksUSHL1341536|-------|-------
Chicago SteelUSHL46231740-110|-------|-------
2014-15UMass-LowellNCAA391619351228|-------|-------
2015-16UMass-LowellNCAA401722391550|-------|-------
2016-17Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo SabresNHL2011-10|11:5000.12-1.22-0.97-52.39-45.12|-------
UMass-LowellNCAA412328512246|-------|-------
2017-18Rochester AmericansAHL57172744416|PLAYOFFS3022-40-------|-------
2018-19Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo SabresNHL1120200|11:1721.08-0.56-0.221.845.14|-------
Rochester AmericansAHL622830582626|PLAYOFFS3112-20-------|-------
2019-20Rochester AmericansAHL50121527-918|-------|-------
2020-21Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo SabresNHL100000|8:5700.00-2.11-1.34-26.11-8.13|-------
Rochester AmericansAHL154913-46|-------|-------
2021-22Logo of the Carolina HurricanesCarolina HurricanesNHL1000-10|10:1800.15-4.32-4.46-33.15-43.44|-------
Chicago WolvesAHL60243458018|PLAYOFFS1636964-------|-------
2022-23Hartford Wolf PackAHL21426-126|-------|-------
2023-24JYPLiiga255111618|-------|-------
NHL TOTALNHL15213-20|PLAYOFFS------PLAYOFFS