Brian Gionta Newswire

Brian Gionta Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brian Gionta.

Results 1 - 20 of 99 in Brian Gionta

  1. A mixture of youth and vets: Building the new Buffalo SabresRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Die By The Blade

    ... is an asset. Matt Moulson signing a five-year year deal was an incredibly helpful boon, as was the addition of Brian Gionta . Veterans who have already been in the NHL for years and understand the daily grind - even if on a bad team - can help set ...


  2. Buffalo Sabres Keys To Success For 2015-2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Sabre Noise

    Mar 17, 2015; Boston, MA, USA; Buffalo Sabres right wing Brian Gionta and left wing Tyler Ennis celebrate a goal with their teammates during the second period against the Boston Bruins at TD Banknorth Garden. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports If a person takes a hard look at the Stanley Cup Champions of the recent years, they all have a few things in common; top level players, young budding stars, and a strong defensive core.


  3. Gionta: Sabres' offseason 'excites guys in the locker room'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | MSNBC

    The biggest winners of the Buffalo Sabres' summer of resounding improvements might just be the players who suffered through the 2014-15 season . Veteran winger Brian Gionta probably isn't very familiar with seasons like that, so it makes sense that he seemed excited about the additions of Dan Byslma, Ryan O'Reilly , Jack Eichel , Robin Lehner and so on.


  4. Buffalo Sabres Players: How Well Will Jack Eichel Do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Sabre Noise

    ... plays, he would be well suited centering a line featuring fellow top prospect Sam Reinhart, and Sabres captain Brian Gionta . That line would have everything it needs for the players and the team to succeed; Reinhart as an intelligent playmaking ...


  5. Who will be the Buffalo Sabres leading scorer next season?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Die By The Blade

    ... center is the one of three players on the Sabres roster to have previously cracked 60 points (and I don't see Brian Gionta as a threat to ever do that again) and he'll get every opportunity to score on the power play and the team's top line. Why he ...


  6. Buffalo Sabres Leaders: Who Will They Be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Sabre Noise

    Dec 4, 2014; Tampa, FL, USA; Buffalo Sabres right wing Brian Gionta against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the third period at Amalie Arena.Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Buffalo Sabres 5-0. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports With a newfound sense of team pride flowing through the Buffalo Sabres organization, the burden of being a leader on this team is lifting.


  7. Buffalo Sabres Roster: Protecting Against NHL ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Sabre Noise

    ... a little after that. One would think the team would be partial to keeping their captain around and allowing Brian Gionta the ability to retire closer to home. That might be the only reason the Buffalo Sabres protect him. As far as long term ...


  8. Brown, Gionta, Nieuwendyk hit the ice at CornellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Brown, Gionta, Nieuwendyk hit the ice at Cornell Some big names helped raise money for a good cause on Saturday Check out this story on Buffalo Sabres captain Brian Gionta greets his teammates on Team Cornell before the Racker Rivals Big Red exhibition game on Saturday at Lynah Rink. A Scrivens was back in net on the ice of Lynah Rink at Cornell University, and another one was trying out a new position.


  9. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    Buffalo Sabres Captain Brian Gionta joined the "John DiTullio Show" Thursday telling Tools "the players are every bit as excited for this season as the fans are."


  10. Star-studded charity hockey game for Racker Centers will feature NHL players and Cornell alumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | 14850 Today

    ... Dustin Brown, Cornell alum and NHL goalie Ben Scrivens, and Buffalo Sabres captain and Stanley Cup winner Brian Gionta. Nieuwendyk, one of just two Cornell hockey players ever to have his jersey number retired, is one of a handful of players in NHL ...


  11. Buffalo Sabres Sign Jack Eichel: Future Is NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... to become the number one center the Buffalo Sabres have so desperately looked for and heir apparent to captain Brian Gionta . All of that will come in future seasons. Maybe Eichel takes over the top line later in 2015-16. Whenever that day comes, ...


  12. Sabres captain extremely excitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    The Sabres roster Brian Gionta looks at today is decidedly different than the one he saw when the Rochester native signed as a free agent last summer. After a weekend over which the Sabres added Jack Eichel, Ryan O'Reilly and Robin Lehner, among others, the team's captain shared his thoughts with WGR.


  13. A Frank Exchange of Ideas: An Interview With Die By the BladeRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Mile High Hockey

    ... and will ease his transition to the NHL a bit. I fully anticipate McGinn to play win on the third line with Brian Gionta and either Zemgus Girgensons or Sam Reinhart at center, and ohmygod I'm getting giddy just typing this. Crafting the Sabres ...


  14. After the Draft, Paul Martin Would be a Perfect Signing for BuffaloRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Die By The Blade

    ... perfect signing for the Sabres on a two or even three year deal, maybe his former teammate and Sabres Captain Brian Gionta might agree. I could not think of a better teacher for Dan Bylsma's systems to the younger defenseman like Ristolainen, and ...


  15. Buffalo Sabres Draft Recap: The picks, trades, analysis, and moreRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Die By The Blade

    ... but a much better defensive game. He'll slot in very well on the third line alongside Zemgus Girgensons and Brian Gionta to form a line that can shut down opponents but still score 50 combined goals. As for what the Sabres gave up to get Lehner, ...


  16. Ranking the Most Likely Destinations for Free-Agent Forward Martin St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... centers and could move one of them to the right wing, but as of now, the only true right wing under contract is Brian Gionta. The Sabres have plenty of cap space to entice St. Louis to come there for a year, and perhaps the opportunity to play with ...


  17. Buffalo Sabres New Player Profile: David LegwandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Sabre Noise

    ... he is an active dynamic player with great leadership qualities. He will be a great compliment to the likes of Brian Gionta in the leadership department. Legwand played most of his career with the Nashville Predators, so he understand what it means ...


  18. Jack Eichel's next step will be his hardestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 |

    ... No. 1 defenseman. Mikhail Grigorenko, their 2012 first-rounder, is considering KHL offers. Montreal castoffs Brian Gionta and Josh Gorges are on their back nines. Nikita Zadorov and Rasmus Ristolainen, first-rounders from 2013, are finding their NHL ...


  19. The Four Types of Players the Sabres Should/Will Pursue this SummerRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Die By The Blade

    ... Unless Patrick Kaleta is resigned, the Sabres' only natural right winger headed into next season will be Brian Gionta, with Tyler Ennis, Zemgus Girgensons and (assuming he's retained) Cody Hodgson able to play the position. Though the Sabres' ...


  20. Buffalo Sabres Players Year In Review: Josh GorgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Sabre Noise

    ... each game, and he was growing even further fed up with the whole situation. After it took the great word of Brian Gionta to get Gorges to waive his no trade clause to come to Buffalo, he was greeted with the worst season of his career and fans that ...