Richard Smehlik
Richard Smehlik
- Defenseman
NUMBER: 2
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
WEIGHT: 230
Shoots: Left
BIRTHDATE: 01/23/1970
BIRTHPLACE: Ostrava, CZE
DRAFTED: BUF: 1990-97 overall

TEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGWG
REGULAR SEASON
ATL 432911 -4 16000
NJD 12022 -1 0000
SEASON TOTALS5521113 -5 16000
PLAYOFFS
NJD 5000 -2 2000
GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG
REGULAR SEASON
644 49 146 195 62 415 5 5 5
PLAYOFFS
88 1 14 15 1 40 0 0 0
Missed entire 1995-96 due to knee surgery, August 11, 1995. Signed as a free agent by Atlanta, July 11, 2002. Traded to New Jersey by Atlanta with New Jersey's 6th and 8th round choices (previously acquired) in 2004 Entry Draft for New Jersey's 4th round choice (Michael Vannelli) in 2003 Entry Draft, March 10, 2003. Officially announced his retirement, September 17, 2003.