Originally Posted by VincentVega
Craig Smith. What are your thoughts on him? How long to wait? He's got a nice upside, and an extra appeal in setups that include PIM, but he's been getting very little ice-time so far this year. Given the sparseness of offensive talent in Nashville, that is not a good sign for Smith.
Like his game, but Nashville has a lot of depth and balance up front. And as you said, his ice time is lacking.
If he sees top six minutes and PP time, he is a 50-55 point guy (full season). If not, he's a 30-35 point guy. That is a big swing.
I'd wait another year at least, if you can, though.