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Stephen Gionta | Winger | #24

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (33) / 10/9/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'6' / 175
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Stephen Gionta made his Islanders debut Monday afternoon.
Gionta was inserted into the Islanders' lineup because Andrew Ladd and Cal Clutterbuck were both dealing with minor injuries. Gionta had a shot on goal, a hit, and two blocked shots in 12:47 minutes of ice time. Jan 17 - 4:41 AM

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Stephen Gionta will continue as a healthy scratched against the Jets on Saturday.

The 33-year-old has posted three points in seven games down on the farm, but has yet to make his Islanders' season debut.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 06:16:00 PM

Stephen Gionta is a healthy scratch on Thursday.

Gionta was called up on Dec. 21, but hasn't made his NHL season debut yet. He has a goal and two assists in seven AHL contests.
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 08:13:00 PM

Stephen Gionta will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Washington Capitals.

Gionta was recalled late last week, but was made a healthy scratch in Friday's game against Buffalo. He'll be back in the press box tonight. Thomas Greiss will also watch the game from the press box.
Tue, Dec 27, 2016 06:57:00 PM

Stephen Gionta and J-F Berube will be scratched against the Sabers on Friday.

Gionta, who has one goal and two assists in seven games with Bridgeport, will have to wait until after the holiday break to make his season debut.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 06:58:00 PM

Stephen Gionta has been summoned from the minors by the Islanders.

New York also signed Gionta to a two-way contract. He attended training camp with the Islanders on a professional tryout, but injuries played a role in him not earning a spot on the team. Gionta has one goal and two assists in seven games with Bridgeport.
Wed, Dec 21, 2016 05:04:00 PM

Stephen Gionta suffered a lower-body injury on Tuesday night.

He has been dealing with injuries throughout training camp, but he still could get a two-way deal with the Islanders. However, he would likely be ticketed for Bridgeport to play in the AHL.
Wed, Oct 5, 2016 11:33:00 AM

Stephen Gionta is dealing with a lower-body injury.

Gionta has been competing for a roster spot with the Islanders after agreeing to join their camp on a tryout basis. His chances of making the squad were decreased on Monday when the Steve Bernier agreed to a PTO as well.
Mon, Sep 26, 2016 03:31:00 PM

Stephen Gionta has agreed to a professional tryout with the New York Islanders.

Gionta had a goal and 11 points in 82 games with the New Jersey Devils last season. The 32-year-old didn't make his NHL debut until the 2010-11 campaign, but he's gone on to play in 270 games. It wouldn't be shocking to see him make the Islanders as a fourth liner.
Mon, Sep 12, 2016 05:01:00 PM

Stephen Gionta (shoulder) will draw into the Devils' lineup on Friday.

Gionta missed Thursday's practice, but he was back on the ice Friday morning. He has a goal and eight points in 58 games in 2015-16.
Fri, Feb 19, 2016 12:16:00 PM

Stephen Gionta (shoulder) participated in Friday's optional practice.

Gionta didn't take part in Thursday's practice, but there's still a chance of him playing Friday night. He has a goal and seven assists in 58 contests this season.
Fri, Feb 19, 2016 11:18:00 AM

Stephen Gionta (shoulder) is regarded as questionable for Friday's contest.

Gionta left Tuesday's contest due to the ailment. He is feeling better though and is regarded as day-to-day, so even if he can't play on Friday, Gionta likely won't be out for too long.
Thu, Feb 18, 2016 01:10:00 PM

Stephen Gionta might have injured his right shoulder early in the first period of Tuesday's game.

Gionta only logged 11 seconds of ice time as a result. The Devils didn't have an update regarding the forward's status after the contest, so consider him day-to-day for now.
Wed, Feb 17, 2016 11:21:00 AM

Stephen Gionta had an assist in a 5-2 loss to St. Louis on Tuesday.

Gionta has a goal and seven points in 44 contests in 2015-16. We don't expect him to do any better offensively in the second half of the campaign.
Wed, Jan 13, 2016 07:02:00 AM

Stephen Gionta was handed a $2,284.95 fine for spearing the Senators' Mark Borowiecki on Thursday.

Gionta had been assessed a five-minute major and game misconduct for his actions. He apologized to Borowiecki after the incident.
Fri, Oct 23, 2015 03:06:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1John Tavares
2Brock Nelson
3Alan Quine
4Casey Cizikas
5Mikhail Grabovski
LW1Andrew Ladd
2Anders Lee
3Anthony Beauvillier
4Nikolay Kulemin
5Shane Prince
RW1Ryan Strome
2Josh Bailey
3Cal Clutterbuck
4Jason Chimera
5Stephen Gionta
D1Johnny Boychuk
2Nick Leddy
3Travis Hamonic
4Thomas Hickey
5Dennis Seidenberg
6Calvin de Haan
7Adam Pelech
8Scott Mayfield
9Ryan Pulock
G1Thomas Greiss
2Jean-Francois Berube