Barron Smith

Hometown:

Hinsdale Illinois

Team:

OHL

Currently Playing In:

CHL

Birthday:

1991-04-02

Position:

D

Eligible for draft:

2009

Shoots:

Right

Drafted:

Height:

6-5

Acquired:

7th Round (188th Overall), 2009

Weight:

210 lbs.

Probability of Success
  • D

History

2009-10: Barron played a limited role on the Petes, only appearing in 36 games. He would manage four assists and 62 penalty minutes.

Toronto Maple Leafs used 2009 NHL Draft to add skill and toughness to prospect pool

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Photo: Selected by the Toronto Maple Leafs seventh overall in the 2009 NHL Draft, forward Nazem Kadri has developed into a solid top-six forward in the NHL. (courtesy of Nick Turchiaro/Icon SMI)

Brian Burke's first draft as General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs featured a variety of picks intended to help implement his somewhat idiosyncratic vision for a franchise in dire need of direction. The Maple Leafs finished the 2008-09 season with 34 wins and 81 points, and had missed the playoffs for the fourth consecutive season.

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