Trevor Smith C TOR 5 Hrs

Smith (undisclosed) returned to practice Friday, Terry Koshan of the Toronto Sun reports.

Smith missed Thursday's game against the Panthers due to the injury, but his return to practice suggests a long-term absence was off the table. The Leafs reassigned Greg McKegg back to AHL Toronto earlier Friday, which suggests the Leafs likely expect to have Smith back for Saturday's match with the Senators.

Trevor Smith C TOR 1 Day

Smith (undisclosed) was not spotted at Thursday's morning skate, Jonas Siegel of TSN 1050 reports.

With Smith (who missed Wednesday's practice) presumably out for Thursday's game against the Panthers, look for Greg McKegg to join the team's forward mix for the contest.

Trevor Smith C TOR 2 Days

Smith missed Wednesday's practice with an undisclosed injury and is uncertain to play Thursday against the Panthers, Terry Koshan of the Toronto Sun reports.

Coach Peter Horachek suggested that Smith was still "banged up" following Monday's loss to the Wild. Smith will likely be reevaluated Thursday morning before the team reaches a final verdict on his availability against the Panthers. The center has only two goals and five points in 50 games this season.

Trevor Smith C TOR 24 Days

Smith (lower body) is expected to return to the lineup Tuesday against the Panthers, Paul Hendrick of Leafs TV reports.

Smith hasn't appeared in a game since Feb. 14 due to an injury. As the Leafs' fourth-line center, point-gathering opportunities are scarce for Smith, and he doesn't do much to supplement his value outside of the non-scoring categories, either.

Trevor Smith C TOR 27 Days

Smith (lower body) could be ready to play Sunday against the Capitals, Mark Masters of TSN reports.

Smith has been practicing with the Maple Leafs for several days, and while he won't warrant lineup consideration for Saturday's game against the Canadiens, the team could turn to him for the second game of its back-to-back set. The 30-year-old has occupied a fourth-line role for the Maple Leafs this season, contributing four points, eight PIM, and 58 hits over 40 games.

Trevor Smith C TOR 1 Month

Smith (lower body) was able to get back on the ice for Toronto's optional morning skate on Saturday, Paul Hendrick of Leafs TV reports.Smith has already been ruled out from a return to action for either of the Maple Leafs' two games this weekend, but the fact that he was able to get back on the ice for the first time since sustaining the injury is certainly a positive development. His next opportunity to play will be Feb. 26 against the Flyers.

Trevor Smith C TOR 1 Month

Smith (lower body) has been ruled out from a return to action for either of the Maple Leafs' two games this weekend, Mark Masters of TSN reports.Smith has been unable to practice since apparently sustaining the injury in last Saturday's game against the Canadiens. The Leafs will give him a week off to recover, as his next opportunity to play won't come until Feb. 26 against the Flyers.

Trevor Smith C TOR 1 Month

Smith (undisclosed) will not play Tuesday against the Panthers, TSN's Mark Masters reports.It's not clear what is plaguing Smith, but the fourth-liner will be forced to hit the press box for this one. The newly-recalled Brandon Kozun will assume Smith's lineup spot.

Trevor Smith C TOR 1 Month

Smith's status for Tuesday's game against the Panthers has come into question due to an undisclosed injury, Mark Masters of TSN reports.Smith's injury has reportedly been nagging over an extended period of time, and could have played a part in one caused him to leave the team earlier in February, although that was listed as a personal issue. His status for Tuesday remains up in the air, but he should receive an updated status either after morning skate or at some point before the opening face-off.

Trevor Smith C TOR 2 Months

Smith (personal) returned to the ice for Saturday's game against the Oilers.

Smith was off the ice for the past two games as he dealt with a personal matter. After making an appearance Saturday, the 29-year-old center should be deployed as usual.