Sharks trade Desjardins to Blackhawks for Smith
The Sharks also get a 2017 conditional pick.
The deal was made Monday, just hours before the NHL trade deadline.
Desjardins had five goals and three assists in 58 games for San Jose this season. He also is used as a penalty killer. He is eligible to be an unrestricted free agent after the season.
Smith had five goals and four assists in 61 games. He is under contract for one more season.