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  1. Buffalo Sabres Player Projections: Marcus FolignoRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sabre Noise

    ... last season, but it was pretty apparent that Foligno was benefiting from playing alongside Larsson and captain Brian Gionta , with the elder-statesman Gionta having the largest impact on Foligno. Listening to Foligno describe the season, you have to ...

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  2. CaptaincyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Die By The Blade

    At the end of the 2016-2017 season Brian Gionta, in-all likelihood, will either go to free agency or retire on his own terms from the NHL. Gio was brought here for the 2014-2015 season after playing five seasons with Atlantic division rival, the Montreal Canadiens.

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  3. Sabres re-sign FolignoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    ... Foligno got off to a slow start last season before finishing the season strong on a line with Johan Larsson and Brian Gionta. In 267 career games with the Sabres, Foligno has scored 36 goals and has posted 93 points. Foligno was Buffalo's fourth ...

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  4. Sabres sign Marcus Foligno to one-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Die By The Blade

    ... $2.25 million last year. Towards the end of the year, Foligno found chemistry playing with Johan Larsson and Brian Gionta , a line which Dan Bylsma has said he wants to keep together next season. The 24-year old forward was the Sabres best +/- ...

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  5. Sabres re-sign FolignoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    ... Foligno got off to a slow start last season before finishing the season strong on a line with Johan Larsson and Brian Gionta. In 267 career games with the Sabres, Foligno has scored 36 goals and has posted 93 points. Foligno was Buffalo's fourth ...

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  6. The Curious Case of the Buffalo Sabres' Bottom SixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Die By The Blade

    ... your captain play on the 4th line. A 4th line player acting as your captain and leader is not ideal. I love Brian Gionta, don't get me wrong, but I'm tired of "twilight of their careers" captains in Buffalo. I know we needed him for the rebuild to ...

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  7. Kyle Okposo's Signing with Non-Contender Surprising, but He Will Improve SabresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | BleacherReport

    ... r bust so far. He had only eight goals and 21 points in 81 games last season. Buffalo will also pay 37-year-old Brian Gionta $4.25 million this coming season.

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  8. 10 under-the-radar free agents the Sabres could targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    ... will have some cap space to spend. Last year, four Buffalo forwards scored 20 goals, but the next highest was Brian Gionta with 12 goals. The Sabres' 6/7 defenseman spot is also unclear, depending on where the team sees Casey Nelson. There are ...

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  9. Casey Fitzgerald Drafted by Buffalo Sabres in 3rd RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | BC Interruption

    ... ll call on him to step up and take a leadership role over the young defensive corps. Fitzgerald joins BC legend Brian Gionta in the Sabres organization (although Gionta may be retired by the time Fitzgerald reaches the NHL).

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  10. Buffalo Sabres NHL Expansion Draft OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Sabre Noise

    ... and choose. For the forwards, I'd protect Ryan O'Reilly , Evander Kane , Nicolas Deslauriers , Tyler Ennis , Brian Gionta , Zemgus Girgensons and Marcus Foligno . That leaves, at least, Matt Moulson , David Legwand Johan Larsson as potential ...

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  11. Buffalo Sabres Draft Options: Alexander NylanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Sabre Noise

    ... scoring on the left wing, if you look at their roster, you wil notice there are only two right-wingers listed: Brian Gionta , and Hudson Fasching . Granted, Sam Reinhart played right wing alongside Jack Eichel , and the Sabres would be nuts to break ...

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  12. 2015-16 Buffalo Sabres Grades: Johan LarssonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Die By The Blade

    ... be a contributor in a smaller capacity, finding some great chemistry on the third line with Marcus Foligno and Brian Gionta toward the end of the season. Key Stat: 10 points in 18 games. That's what Larry accumulated in March and April of this ...

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  13. Buffalo Sabres: NHL Free Agency, Draft PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... extended time in 2015-16, and the RW struggled. Center's continue to slide over to play the right side with Brian Gionta the only natural top-six RW. Oddly enough, the right side could be a strength of this team. If Ennis can play 70+ games, and ...

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  14. Buffalo Sabres Player Grades: Brian GiontaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Sabre Noise

    ... 169 shots on goal, fourth-highest among Buffalo Sabres players. What can we say about Buffalo Sabres captain Brian Gionta? He made the play of Marcus Foligno better this season. He's not an overtly-offensive player but still managed to put up over ...

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  15. 2015-16 Buffalo Sabres Grades: Zemgus GirgensonsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Die By The Blade

    ... However, he got a bit more into a groove towards the end of the season, when Dan Bylsma put him alongside Brian Gionta and Marcus Foligno. He scored only two points in his first two months, but seven in his final two full months. Key Stat: ...

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  16. 2015-16 Buffalo Sabres Grades: Brian GiontaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Die By The Blade

    ... everybody who played at least 20 games for the Sabres this year, from Bogosian to Ullmark. Introduction: Brian Gionta , the hometown boy from Rochester, is no longer a boy at the ripe old age of 37. He's also no longer the offensive producer he once ...

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  17. Who are the Best Alternatives to Steven Stamkos in Free Agency?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Die By The Blade

    ... in free agency unless you get really creative with the roster meaning finding a taker for Matt Moulson and Brian Gionta, and convincing them to waive their no trade clauses. In my opinion, the trade market is pretty dry for left handed defenseman. ...

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  18. Sabres ink LarssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    ... received $800,000. In 74 games Larsson had 10 goals and seven assists, but found a late season home centering Brian Gionta and Marcus Foligno. In 19 games at the end of the season, Larsson had eight goals and three assists for 11 points. Towards the ...

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  19. Buffalo Sabres Brian Gionta Key To Marcus Foligno's Breakthrough?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Sabre Noise

    To all you Brian Gionta haters out there: if you were hoping to hear the captain of the Buffalo Sabres say the words, "I retire," you're going to have to wait at least one more season. That may sound like bad news to many of you, but there's at least one player on the Sabres who is no hurry to see Gionta hang up his skates, and that is 24 year-old Marcus Foligno.

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  20. Sabres Gionta not ready to quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    For the second straight season Brian Gionta has had a strong finish to his season. With that in mind, the 37 year old captain of the Sabres has no designs on retiring.

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