Brendan Smith Wife Samantha Lynn: Married Life And Kids

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Brendan Smith and his wife Samantha recently celebrated their daughter’s birthday in June. The couple are blessed with two kids. 

Brendan Smith is a Canadian professional ice hockey player currently serving as a defenceman for the New Jersey Devils in the NHL. 

He started his junior career at the St. Michael’s Buzzers in the Ontario Provincial Junior A Hockey League. 

Following his successful junior career, Smith went on to play three seasons for the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Brendan Smith
Brendan Smith During Training (Source: Instagram)

Smith began his professional career after being selected by the Detroit Red Wings as the 27th overall pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.

This marked a significant milestone for him as he embarked on his journey as a hockey player at the highest level.

Prior to his professional career, he was recognized for his exceptional skills and was named a finalist for the prestigious Hobey Baker Award.

Brendan Smith Wife: Samantha Lynn

Brendan and Samantha Lynn Smith’s relationship began in 2017, and five years later, they tied the knot at The Edgewater in Madison.

Samantha was born on November 6 to her father, Bob Frank, who often visits his son-in-law’s games and supports him wholeheartedly.

Bob is a financial advisor in Madison. In January 2023, he flew to New Jersey to celebrate the holidays with their son-in-law, Brendan, and daughter, Samantha, and their two adorable children, Nolan and Ryenn. 

Brendon And His Wife Samantha Lynn
Brendon And His Wife, Samantha Lynn (Source: Instagram)

Samantha previously worked as a bartender at the Kollege Klub, the renowned campus bar of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Brendan and Samantha’s love story began when Samantha was working at the bar, where the athlete and his Badger hockey teammates frequently visited. 

Over time, their connection grew stronger, leading to a deep and meaningful relationship. Eventually, their love blossomed, culminating in their marriage.

Brendan Smith’s Two Beautiful Children

After a year of blissful marriage, Brendan and Samantha were overjoyed to welcome their first child, a son named Nolan, into the world in June 2018.

Samantha Visiting Brendon's Game With Their Two Children
Samantha Visiting Brendon’s Game With Their Two Children (Source: Instagram)

Two years later, in June 2020, their family grew even more with the arrival of their second child, a precious daughter named Ryenn.

The Smith family frequently shares photos of their holiday celebrations and precious moments spent together.

Brendan Smith Parents And Brother

The player was born on February 8, 1989, in Etobicoke, Ontario, to his parents, Deidre and Lester Smith.

Brendan grew up along with his two athlete brothers, Rory and Reilly. All three siblings participated in minor hockey within the Mimico neighborhood, representing the Faustina Sports Club.

Father Smith With His Three Son Brendan, Rory and Reilly
Father Smith With His Three Sons Brendan, Rory, and Reilly (Source: Instagram)

The eldest brother Rora is two years older than Brendan and is a lacrosse player. He currently plays for the Vancouver Stealth in the National Lacrosse League and also represents the Victoria Shamrocks in the Western Lacrosse Association.

While on the other hand, the youngest brother Reilly was born on April 1, 1991, and is two years younger than Brendon.

Reilly is also an ice hockey player like Brendan. He currently serves as the alternate captain for the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL. 

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