Buffalo Sabres GM Tim Murray cleared house on Sunday evening, along with firing Head Coach Ted Nolan, he fired Assistant Coach Danny Flynn, and did not renew the contracts of Bryan Trottier & Tom Coolen.
Brian Gionta scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 4-2 loss to Columbus.
Brian Gionta produced a goal and an assist during the Sabres' 4-3 triumph over the Carolina Hurricanes in Buffalo Monday night.
Brian Gionta contributed two assists in a 4-3 win over Toronto on Wednesday night.
Brian Gionta collected a short-handed goal and an assist, both into empty nets, to finish off Monday's 4-1 victory over Arizona.
Brian Gionta will replace Tyler Ennis on the Buffalo Sabres' top line Saturday night against the Colorado Avalanche.
Brian Gionta's goal and assist were not enough to help the Sabres get past fellow basement-dweller Arizona on Thursday night.
Brian Gionta scored twice, including once on the power play on Monday night, though the Sabres still fell to the Stars 4-3.
Brian Gionta produced a goal and two helpers in a 6-3 victory against Vancouver on Thursday.
Brian Gionta had a goal in regulation and another in the shootout as Buffalo sealed a rare win against Philadelphia on Thursday.
Brian Gionta tallied the game-winning goal against Montreal to snap Buffalo's 14-game losing streak.
Brian Gionta picked up assists on both of Buffalo's goals, however they still fell to Edmonton 3-2 on Thursday night.
Brian Gionta (upper body) will be back in the lineup against Calgary on Tuesday night.
The Buffalo Sabres expect Brian Gionta (upper body) to return for their first game after the All-Star break.