|July 3 7:58 AM PT8:58 AM MT9:58 AM CT10:58 AM ET14:58 GMT22:58 7:58 AM MST9:58 AM EST18:58 UAE10:58 ETNaN:� BRT - The Capitals have signed Smith-Pelly to a one-year, two-way contract.
Analysis: Smith-Pelly, 25, registered nine points (four goals, five assists) in 53 games with the New Jersey Devils last season. During the 2015-16 season, the 6-foot, 215-pounder recorded 25 points (14 goals, 11 assists) in 64 games for the Montreal Canadiens and Devils, earning career highs in goals, points and game-winning goals with five.
|June 30 11:21 AM PT12:21 PM MT1:21 PM CT2:21 PM ET18:21 GMT2:21 11:21 AM MST1:21 PM EST22:21 UAE14:21 ETNaN:� BRT - The Devils have placed Smith-Pelly on waivers for the purpose of buying out the final year on his contract.
Analysis: The forward tallied a career-high 14 goals and 25 points with the Devils and Montreal in 2015-16, but scored just four times and was a minus-19 in 53 games last season. Still just 25 years old, Smith-Pelly figures to catch on as a bottom-six forward with another team.