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USA Brian Gionta
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Database: 781 154 players
Last added: Hubert Ball
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexis Lafrenière 52 35 77 112
2. Alexander Khovanov 51 32 67 99
3. Yegor Sokolov 52 46 46 92
4. Félix Robert 46 36 56 92
5. Xavier Simoneau 61 28 61 89
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW
Age
41
Height
5'7" / 170 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
179 lbs / 81 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time NCAA (Championship) Winner 1
3-time NCAA (Hockey East) Champion 3
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1

Brothers: Stephen Gionta, Michael Gionta, Joe Gionta
Son: Adam Gionta

Team Staff profile of Brian Gionta also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1993-94 Aquinas Institute USHS-NY - - - - - | -
1994-95 Rochester Jr. Americans EmJHL 28 52 37 89 - | -
1995-96 Niagara Scenic MetJAHL 51 47 44 91 59 | -
USA U17 WHC-17 - - - - - | -
1996-97 Niagara Scenic MetJAHL 50 57 70 127 101 | Playoffs 6 6 11 17 21
1997-98 Boston College NCAA 40 30 32 62 44 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 7 5 3 8 4 | -
1998-99 Boston College NCAA 39 27 33 60 46 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 6 6 5 11 6 | -
1999-00 Boston College “A” NCAA 42 33 23 56 66 1 | -
USA WC 7 2 1 3 2 0 | -
2000-01 Boston College “C” NCAA 43 33 21 54 47 9 | -
USA WC 9 2 0 2 6 -1 | -
2001-02 New Jersey Devils NHL 33 4 7 11 8 10 | Playoffs 6 2 2 4 0 -1
Albany River Rats AHL 37 9 16 25 18 0 | -
2002-03 New Jersey Devils NHL 58 12 13 25 23 5 | Playoffs 24 1 8 9 6 5
2003-04 New Jersey Devils NHL 75 21 8 29 36 19 | Playoffs 5 2 3 5 0 -2
2004-05 Albany River Rats AHL 15 5 7 12 10 0 | -
USA WC 7 2 1 3 6 1 | -
2005-06 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 48 41 89 46 18 | Playoffs 9 3 4 7 2 -1
USA OG 6 4 0 4 2 -1 | -
2006-07 New Jersey Devils NHL 62 25 20 45 36 -3 | Playoffs 11 8 1 9 4 5
2007-08 New Jersey Devils “A” NHL 82 22 31 53 46 1 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 2 -2
2008-09 New Jersey Devils NHL 81 20 40 60 32 12 | Playoffs 7 2 3 5 4 0
2009-10 Montréal Canadiens “A” NHL 61 28 18 46 26 3 | Playoffs 19 9 6 15 14 -6
2010-11 Montréal Canadiens “C” NHL 82 29 17 46 24 3 | Playoffs 7 3 2 5 0 -6
2011-12 Montréal Canadiens “C” NHL 31 8 7 15 16 -7 | -
2012-13 Montréal Canadiens “C” NHL 48 14 12 26 8 3 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0 -3
2013-14 Montréal Canadiens “C” NHL 81 18 22 40 22 1 | Playoffs 17 1 6 7 2 0
2014-15 Buffalo Sabres “C” NHL 69 13 22 35 18 -13 | -
2015-16 Buffalo Sabres “C” NHL 79 12 21 33 12 -5 | -
2016-17 Buffalo Sabres “C” NHL 82 15 20 35 22 -11 | -
2017-18 Rochester Americans AHL 1 1 0 1 0 1 | -
Boston Bruins NHL 20 2 5 7 2 -1 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -1
USA “C” OG 5 0 0 0 4 -4 | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2017-18 Team USA “C” International 2 0 0 0 2 -1 | -
USA “C” Deutschland Cup 2 0 0 0 2 -1 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2019-20 Buffalo Jr. Sabres 14U Bantam Asst. Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 53 15 23 38 0.72 28 1 | 0
Deutschland Cup 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1 | 0
EmJHL 1 28 52 37 89 3.18 0 0 | 0
International 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1 | 0
MetJAHL 2 101 104 114 218 2.16 160 0 | 1 6 6 11 17 2.83 21 0
NCAA 4 164 123 109 232 1.41 203 10 | 0
NHL 16 1026 291 304 595 0.58 377 35 | 12 113 32 36 68 0.60 34 -12
OG 2 11 4 0 4 0.36 6 -5 | 0
USHS-NY 1 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
WC 3 23 6 2 8 0.35 14 0 | 0
WHC-17 1 - 0 0 0 - 0 | 0
WJC-20 2 13 11 8 19 1.46 10 0 | 0
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/24/2018
09/24/2018 Confirmed Boston Bruins Retired
02/25/2018
02/25/2018 Confirmed No team Boston Bruins
01/29/2018
01/29/2018 Confirmed No team Rochester Americans
07/01/2014
07/01/2014 Confirmed Montréal Canadiens Buffalo Sabres
07/02/2009
07/02/2009 Confirmed New Jersey Devils Montréal Canadiens
Media and Articles
Date Article Website
11/07/2017 Former Sabres captain Brian Gionta excited to represent Team USA BuffaloHockeyBeat.com
07/18/2017 Brian Gionta likely won't return to Sabres BuffaloHockeyBeat.com
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Albany River Rats

Cult/Star player for Aquinas Institute

Cult/Star player for Boston College

Cult/Star player for New Jersey Devils

Career transactions
- 2009-07-01 • Signed to a five-year contract by the Montreal Canadiens
- 2006-10-03 • Re-signed to a three-year contract by the New Jersey Devils
- 2005-07-31 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the New Jersey Devils
- 2005-01-14 • Released by the Iserlohn Roosters
- 2005-01-03 • Signed to a lockout contract by the Iserlohn Roosters

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