Flames D Smith signs 2-year deal for $1.55 million


CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- The Calgary Flames have re-signed defenseman Derek Smith to a $1.55 million, two-year contract.

The Flames announced the deal Wednesday.

Smith is currently sidelined with a high ankle sprain. He has two goals and eight assists in 32 games this season.

Smith originally signed as a free agent with the Flames on July 13, 2011.