Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

The Coyotes aren't prepared to issue a timetable for Mike Smith (leg) until Friday.

Smith will see doctors in Phoenix at that time. He was forced to leave Monday's game with a leg injury and is currently being labeled as day-to-day. "Until doctor (Gary) Waslewski and our medical staff get their hands on Mike, we won't have a clear idea," general manager Don Maloney said. "The encouraging thing is he is feeling much better today than he was yesterday. It's all trending positively."

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Mike Smith (leg) is currently being referred to as day-to-day.

Smith is still being evaluated though and we might know more on Wednesday. He sustained the injury during Monday's game against the Rangers.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Phoenix goaltender Mike Smith was forced to leave Monday's game against the Rangers with what appears to be a right leg injury.

Smith's leg seemed to have been landed on by the Rangers' Derick Brassard, causing the netminder to immediately begin favoring it. Smith was unable to put any weight on the leg as he departed the ice. Thomas Griess entered the game to take his place.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Mike Smith has been red hot the last seven weeks.

Since February 1st, Smith has posted a 1.86 goals against average and a .937 save percentage over 15 games. Both marks rank second amongst all NHL goalies who have played in at least 10 games over that period of time. For those of you who were patient with Smith while he was struggling early in the season, you are being rewarded now.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Mike Smith lost for the first time in four games Saturday night as the Coyotes dropped a 4-2 decision to Boston.

Smith allowed three goals on 27 shots in the defeat, but he can be forgiven for the result as the Bruins are easily the hottest team in the NHL. His record drops to 27-21-10 while his GAA is 2.65 and his save percentage is .915.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Mike Smith will be in goal for Phoenix again on Saturday night.

It will mark his 10th straight start. He posted a 7-2 record in his previous nine outings.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Mike Smith turned aside 22 of 23 shots in Phoenix's 2-1 win over Florida Thursday night.

Smith started again for the Coyotes and he has now won seven of his last nine starts. He has started 60 games this season and that is the most in the league. He now has a 27-20-10 record with a 2.64 GAA and .915 save percentage.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Mike Smith stopped 36 of 39 shots in Phoenix's 4-3 win over Los Angeles Monday evening.

Smith, in his ninth straight start, looked sharp at the beginning, but then became flustered at times. But Smith kept the Coyotes in the game early and he improved his record to 26-10-10. He also has a 2.67 GAA and .915 save percentage. He has won six of his last eight starts and he has to continue his strong play in order to have chance at a playoff berth.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Mike Smith kicked away 30 shots in Phoenix's 3-2 win against Calgary on Saturday night.

Smith allowed two goals on 18 shots in the second period. He's given up two or fewer goals in three straight contests now. He has a 2.67 goals-against average and .914 save percentage. The Coyotes need him to continue this strong play in order to have a chance at a playoff berth.

Mike Smith G PHO 5 Months

Phoenix oaltender Mike Smith made 20 saves but two Boston shots got past him in the first period and that was all the Bruins needed Thursday night to record a 2-1 victory over the visiting Coyotes.

Smith's GAA is now 2.67. His save percentage is .914.