DJ Smith is talking in the news a lot these days. Smith discusses his expectations for the Sens moving forward Senators head coach DJ Smith joins Brent Wallace and talks about his first year behind the bench, how long it took for players to buy into his philosophy, and what the expectations are for next season Smith discusses his expectations for the Sens moving forward Even the Telegram knows... GARRIOCH: Coach D.J. Smith says he and GM Pierre Dorion have discussed the possibility of naming a captain | The Telegram As the Ottawa Senators start looking towards next year, coach D.J. Smith told this newspaper in a post-season wrap up interview Monday morning he and general manager Pierre Dorion have discussed the possibility of naming a captain next season, but those talks will continue in the coming months. D.J. Smith studying the top 10 to find ways to improve "We're looking at the top 10 teams in the league and what they do with special teams and what systems they play."