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Latvia Zemgus Girgensons

#28 Buffalo Sabres / NHL - 22/23
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G
A
TP
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5
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1
1
+1
10
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1
1
-1
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Database: 983 660 players
Last added: Mylan Martin
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dominik Lakatos 26 13 15 28
2. Martin Ruzicka 25 12 15 27
3. Lukas Radil 26 10 17 27
4. Tomas Zohorna 23 12 14 26
5. Petr Holík 25 4 21 25
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C/W
Age
28
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
212 lbs / 96 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
22/23
Cap Hit
$2,200,000 Powered by
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Highlights
1-time USHL Clark Cup Champion 1
1-time USHL First All-Star Team 1

A well-rounded two-way center, Girgensons has size and can skate really well. Has nice hands and can play a gritty game, too. Good leader and plenty of intensity. (EP 2012)

Father: Aldis Girgensons

Team Staff profile of Zemgus Girgensons also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2009-10 Green Mountain Glades EmJHL 19 17 12 29 6 - |
Green Mountain Glades EJHL 23 11 17 28 13 - | Playoffs 2 0 2 2 0 -
Latvia U18 WJC-18 6 1 1 2 2 -1 |
2010-11 Dubuque Fighting Saints USHL 51 21 28 49 46 7 | Playoffs 11 3 5 8 8 7
Latvia U20 WJC-20 D1 5 4 3 7 8 6 |
Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 5 4 3 7 8 - |
2011-12 Dubuque Fighting Saints “C” USHL 49 24 31 55 69 17 | Playoffs 2 2 2 4 0 2
Latvia U20 “A” WJC-20 6 2 0 2 6 -6 |
Latvia U20 (all) “A” International-Jr 8 2 1 3 6 - |
2012-13 Rochester Americans “A” AHL 61 6 11 17 28 -7 | Playoffs 3 3 0 3 0 2
Latvia WC 5 1 0 1 0 -3 |
Latvia (all) International 5 1 0 1 0 -3 |
2013-14 Buffalo Sabres “A” NHL 70 8 14 22 14 -6 |
Latvia OG 5 1 1 2 2 -2 |
Latvia WC 6 2 0 2 29 1 |
Latvia (all) International 12 3 1 4 31 - |
2014-15 Buffalo Sabres NHL 61 15 15 30 25 -16 |
2015-16 Buffalo Sabres NHL 71 7 11 18 20 0 |
Latvia “A” WC 7 1 0 1 4 -4 |
Latvia (all) International 9 1 0 1 4 -7 |
2016-17 Buffalo Sabres NHL 75 7 9 16 18 -7 |
Latvia OGQ 3 0 1 1 2 1 |
Latvia WC 7 1 1 2 0 -6 |
Latvia (all) International 13 1 2 3 2 -7 |
2017-18 Buffalo Sabres NHL 71 7 8 15 26 -12 |
2018-19 Buffalo Sabres NHL 72 5 13 18 17 -11 |
2019-20 Buffalo Sabres NHL 69 12 7 19 10 -1 |
2020-21 Buffalo Sabres NHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 |
2021-22 Buffalo Sabres “A” NHL 56 10 8 18 27 -7 |
Latvia “A” OGQ 3 0 1 1 0 1 |
Latvia (all) International 5 3 2 5 0 - |
2022-23 Buffalo Sabres “A” NHL 25 3 3 6 8 0 |
Projected NHL 81 10 10 20 26 0 |
2022-23 NHL stats powered by NHL.com
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2018-19 Dubuque Fighting Saints USHL Franchise Owner Part-owner
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
2022-12-07T18:30:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres @ Columbus Blue Jackets
2022-12-04T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres vs San Jose Sharks
2022-12-01T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres vs Colorado Avalanche
2022-11-30T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres @ Detroit Red Wings
2022-11-28T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres vs Tampa Bay Lightning
2022-11-25T19:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres vs New Jersey Devils
2022-11-23T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres vs St. Louis Blues
2022-11-22T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres @ Montréal Canadiens
2022-11-16T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres @ Ottawa Senators
2022-11-15T18:00:00-0600 Buffalo Sabres vs Vancouver Canucks
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 61 6 11 17 0.28 28 -7 | 1 3 3 0 3 1.00 0 2
EJHL 1 23 11 17 28 1.22 13 - | 1 2 0 2 2 1.00 0 -
EmJHL 1 19 17 12 29 1.53 6 - | 0
International 5 44 9 5 14 0.32 37 -17 | 0
International-Jr 2 13 6 4 10 0.77 14 - | 0
NHL 10 570 74 88 162 0.28 165 -60 | 0
OG 1 5 1 1 2 0.40 2 -2 | 0
OGQ 2 6 0 2 2 0.33 2 2 | 0
USHL 2 100 45 59 104 1.04 115 24 | 2 13 5 7 12 0.92 8 9
WC 4 25 5 1 6 0.24 33 -12 | 0
WJC-18 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 2 -1 | 0
WJC-20 1 6 2 0 2 0.33 6 -6 | 0
WJC-20 D1 1 5 4 3 7 1.40 8 6 | 0
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Strength
16
Hitting
16
Shooting Accuracy
15
Defensive
15
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10/09/2020
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07/05/2019
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08/17/2017
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09/01/2016
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05/30/2016
05/30/2016 Confirmed CSKA Moskva Dinamo Riga
07/13/2012
07/13/2012 Confirmed Dubuque Fighting Saints Buffalo Sabres
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Date Article Website
09/20/2017 Zemgus Girgensons Sabres' mainstay through upheaval BuffaloHockeyBeat.com
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Drafted 2011, 2 #28 overall by CSKA Moskva in the KHL Draft

Drafted 2011, 1 #45 overall by Kelowna Rockets in the CHL Import Draft

Cult/Star player for Dubuque Fighting Saints

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