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Cameron Gaunce | Defenseman | #49

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (27) / 3/19/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 209
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 2 (50) / COL

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The Columbus Blue Jackets signed Cameron Gaunce to a two-year/two-way contract.
It's a depth move by the Blue Jackets as Gaunce has been a fringe NHLer at best. He had a goal and four points in 10 games last season. Jul 1 - 2:26 PM

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The Pittsburgh Penguins have placed Cameron Gaunce on waivers.

Gaunce is expected to be sent to the minors if he clears. He played in 12 regular season games with Pittsburgh and wasn't used in the Penguins' first round series against Columbus.
Apr 21 - 2:11 PM

Cameron Gaunce will be a healthy scratch against the Blue Jackets on Tuesday.

The Penguins will ice the following pairings: Brian Dumoulin-Ron Hainsey, Ian Cole-Justin Schultz, and Mark Streit-Chad Ruhwedel. Gaunce has one goal and three assists in 10 games.
Apr 4 - 7:07 PM

Cameron Gaunce is likely to be scratched against the Rangers on Friday.

The 26-year-old has posted a goal and four points with 13 PIMs and 18 hits in 10 games thus far with Pittsburgh.
Source: Dan Rosen
Mar 31 - 6:02 PM

Cameron Gaunce will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against Buffalo.

Gaunce will be scratched in a fifth consecutive game. He's picked up two assists in seven games this season. Evgeni Malkin, Tom Sestito, Ron Hainsey and Carl Hagelin are out with injuries.
Mar 21 - 7:05 PM

Cameron Gaunce will be scratched for Wednesday's road game against the Flyers.

Gaunce has dressed only once in the previous four games for the Penguins, his last game lasting 3:20. It's safe to say, unless there's an injury, his most ice time will come in practice. Joining him in the press box will be Josh Archibald.
Mar 15 - 7:29 PM

Cameron Gaunce will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against Calgary.

Gaunce has two assists in seven games this season. He's been a healthy scratch in three of his team's last four contests. Matt Cullen, Bryan Rust, Olli Maatta, Trevor Daley, Kris Letang, Patric Hornqvist and Carl Hagelin are all out with injuries.
Mar 13 - 8:57 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have promoted Cameron Gaunce.

Gaunce has two goals and 11 assists in 49 AHL games this season. With Pittsburgh he has two assists in six contests.
Mar 8 - 10:05 AM

Cameron Gaunce has been assigned to the minors.

He logged 13:11 of ice time in 3-2 loss to Dallas on Tuesday night. He has two assists in six NHL appearances this year.
Mar 1 - 6:12 PM

Cameron Gaunce will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against Carolina.

Gaunce has two assists in four games this season. Nick Bonino (illness) will also miss the game.
Feb 21 - 6:59 PM

Cameron Gaunce will be scratched against the Blue Jackets on Friday.

He should get some time on the blue line while he's up due to Pittsburgh's lack of depth. But he'll be out tonight due to their bloat of warm bodies.
Feb 17 - 6:44 PM

The Penguins summoned Cameron Gaunce from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Friday.

The 26-year-old has a goal and three points with 27 PIMs in 23 career NHL games. He also has two goals and 13 points in 47 games with the baby Penguins this season as well.
Feb 17 - 1:37 PM

Pittsburgh has re-assigned Cameron Gaunce to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

He contributed two assists in three games with Pittsburgh after making his season debut on Jan. 18. Gaunce is heading back down because Brian Dumoulin is ready to return.
Jan 24 - 2:35 PM

Cameron Gaunce has been summoned from the minors by Pittsburgh.

He has eight points and 32 penalty minutes in 39 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL this campaign. Gaunce has one goal in 20 career NHL appearances.
Jan 17 - 5:15 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman Cameron Gaunce to a one-year/two-way contract.

The 26-year-old has played 20 games in the NHL but has not been in the league in the last two seasons. He had two goals and 35 assists in the AHL last season with Florida's affiliate in Portland and will likely play the majority of the 2016-17 season with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL.
Sat, Jul 2, 2016 10:25:00 AM

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