top of page
HKY-IQ logo

Troy Smith has coached over 120 NHL players. 

Coach Troy Smith on the bench talking to Team Canada players

His mentorship and guidance has had significant influence - on and off the ice - in developing the amateur to professional careers of notable players. Troy's indelible mark on the world of hockey is through his extensive coaching career spanning over 12 seasons in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). From Kitchener, Hamilton and Saginaw, Smith has been a guiding force behind the success of numerous teams. In 2008, Smith served as an Assistant Coach for the OHL Champion and Memorial Cup Finalist Kitchener Rangers. The team achieved unparalleled success, setting a club record for wins with an impressive 53 victories. Beyond the borders of the OHL, Smith brought his expertise to the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) when he joined the Humboldt Broncos in 2020. Smith's influence extends far beyond the confines of local arenas, as he proudly represented Canada on the international stage at eight different events, including the prestigious Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne, Switzerland. His dedication to developing hockey talent has been instrumental in shaping the careers of over 120 NHL players, a testament to his profound impact on the sport. Despite his extensive experience and accomplishments, Smith remains deeply rooted in grassroots hockey, actively engaging with local minor hockey associations and sharing his wealth of knowledge as a sought-after speaker at elite coaching clinics. His passion for the game and unwavering dedication to fostering the next generation of hockey stars continue to inspire players and coaches alike, ensuring that his legacy in the world of hockey endures for years to come. Troy continues to utilize his keen video skills to impart his particular hockey knowledge and awareness with new players to aspiring professionals, their supportive parents, and the coaches who are the lifeblood of this sport.

  • Youtube
  • Instagram
  • X
unlaced hockey skate

Play the smart game.

Be the best coach.
Be the best player.
Be hockey smart.
The details.

The insights.

The rewards.
This is HKY-IQ.

unlaced hockey skate
bottom of page