9:09pm: Vest tweets that Smith will not return to the game due to a lower body injury and will be evaluated in the morning.
8:58 pm: According to Darren Dreger, Arizona Coyotes goalie Mike Smith was helped off the ice during their game against the Ottawa Senators. Dave Vest, the Senior Director of News Content for the Arizona Coyotes, tweets that Smith got “twisted up” in the crease making a save, and grabbed his left leg.
Dreger also indicated that he was unable to put weight on it as he left the ice.
Daren Millard tweets that this should certainly have the Coyotes inquiring about Winnipeg’s available goaltenders.