Was named to the AHL all-star team for the upcoming Jan. 30 contest along with Admiral teammates Mark Barbiero and Cory Conacher.
Has recorded 20 goals in each of his past four seasons in the AHL.
Smith made his NHL debut with the New York Islanders during the 2008-09 season.
Prior to his recall, Smith led all Norfolk skaters in points, was second for goals, assists and power-play goals, and was also tied for second with a plus-17 rating.
While at the University of New Hampshire, Smith was named to the All Hockey East First Team and also was honored as a Second Team All-American