Brian Gionta

O'Reilly 'absolutely' thinks Eichel is ready to be Sabres' captain

If Jack Eichel thinks he deserves to be the next captain of the Buffalo Sabres, he has one former teammate in his corner.<p>Ryan O'Reilly, who spent the …

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New Jersey Devils Should Honor Brian Gionta In Some Way

A former New Jersey Devils star is coming to the end of the line on his career. The team should find a way to honor Brian Gionta‘s time in the Garden …


NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 11, 2018

<b>Red Wings re-sign Dylan Larkin plus updates on Henrik Zetterberg, Ryan Ellis, Brian Gionta and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.</b><p><b>DETROIT FREE</b> …


NHL Rumors: Brian Gionta, Jeff Skinner, and Matt Duchene

Gionta okay with retirement if it comes to that Dave Stubbs of The 39-year old Brian Gionta hasn’t signed with anyone yet and if he’s played …


BBG: Development Camp

Buffalo Sabres

Brian Gionta pondering future while getting a taste of coaching life

Brian Gionta finds himself in the same situation that he was in a year ago: unsigned and unsure about his hockey playing future.<p>Last summer, however, …

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Rasmus Dahlin (6/1/18)

Boston Bruins: Brian Gionta was a waste of a contract

Brian Gionta will not be returning to the Boston Bruins next season and proved to be an atrocious signing by the B’s.<p>Boston Bruins General Manager …

Boston Red Sox

NHL career likely over for former Canadiens captain Brian Gionta

It looks like Brian Gionta’s NHL career is likely over after 16 seasons.The former Canadiens captain played 20 games with the Boston Bruins this …


Brian Gionta will not be offered a contract to return to Bruins

By<p>May 31, 2018<p>BUFFALO — General manager Don Sweeney, here for this week’s NHL Combine, said Thursday forwards Brian Gionta and Kenny Agostino, as …


Lightning win Game 4 against Bruins in OT, extend lead in series

<b>BOSTON --</b> Dan Girardi scored 3:18 into overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 4-3 win against the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the Eastern …

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Lineup change due for Bruins, and it could mean Ryan Donato

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Phil Housley Postgame (4/7/18)

Buffalo Sabres

Phil Housley Postgame (4/4/18)

Neely vexed by NHL's uneven discipline

BOSTON - The sight of Josh Morrissey speeding in like a missile and crushing B’s defenseman Matt Grzelcyk from behind at the end of the second period …

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Phil Housley Postgame (03/24/18)

Brian Gionta Has Priceless Reaction To Ryan Donato Joining Bruins

by on at 7:09PM<p>Brian Gionta probably isn’t looking for any reminders that he’s getting up there in age.<p>The veteran forward toward 39 in January, …


Morning skate: Does everyone owe Sweeney an apology?

If you asked Brian Gionta how his summer is going, his response might channel baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra--it’s like deja vu all over again.<p>It …


Donato misses practice to attend class

There are a couple of inalienable facts about next year’s goaltending situation with the Boston Bruins.<p>The first is that the B’s have most definitely …

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Bruins choose a line for Donato

Donato to make Bruins debut as a member of the third line<p>File photo<p>BRIGHTON -- Ryan Donato will make his NHL debut for the Bruins on Monday night …

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B' loss, non-call in OT spoil Donato's debut

If you asked Brian Gionta how his summer is going, his response might channel baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra--it’s like deja vu all over again.<p>It …

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Donato impresses, but B's fall in OT

Donato has fantastic debut, but Bruins fall to Blue Jackets in OT<p>BOSTON – It wasn’t a winning debut for Bruins rookie Ryan Donato, but it was …


Ryan Donato's First Day as a Boston Bruin

In his NHL debut, the former Crimson iceman shone in front of family, friends, and hometown fans, registering a goal and two assists in the Bruins' …

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Berkshire Bank Hockey Night In New England: Projected Bruins-Blue Jackets Lineups

by on at 4:19PM<p>The Boston Bruins will insert an exciting young player into their lineup Monday when Ryan Donato makes his NHL debut against the …

Columbus Blue Jackets

Bruins' Donato makes NHL debut vs. Blue Jackets

Newly signed Boston Bruins forward Ryan Donato made his NHL debut Monday versus the Columbus Blue Jackets.<p>Donato was originally going to suit up on …

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Don Sweeney Offers Ryan Donato Scouting Report Ahead Of Bruins Rookie’s Debut

by on at 11:55AM<p>Ryan Donato — perhaps sooner than expected — has arrived.<p>The Boston Bruins signed the star prospect to a two-year entry-level …

Don Sweeney

Get the duckboats ready for these Bruins

SUNRISE, Fla. --The Boston Bruins are going to win the 2018 Stanley Cup.<p>Some might call that wishful thinking -- to the extreme -- and it certainly …

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NHL Power Rankings: Lightning still rule

It’s a wide open race for NHL Awards season with Nikita Kucherov and Evgeni Malkin certainly the front-runners with a number of other quality …


Does Brian Gionta hint at severity of Brad Marchand's injury?

Brian Gionta joins Toucher & Rich to discuss the slew of injuries the Bruins have faced recently.

Brad Marchand

Joe Haggerty's daily spin around the world of hockey . . . and beyond.

If you asked Brian Gionta how his summer is going, his response might channel baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra--it’s like deja vu all over again.<p>It …