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Stephen Gionta | Winger

Team: New Jersey Devils
Age / DOB:  (31) / 10/9/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'7' / 185
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Stephen Gionta scored his second goal of the season Tuesday, but it was't enough for the Devils to avoid a 3-2 shootout loss to Chicago.
New Jersey is struggling mightily to find offense so they'll take goals from whichever sources they can. With only five points in 29 contests, Gionta offers no fantasy value. Jordan Tootoo also found the back of the net in the loss. Dec 9 - 10:08 PM

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Stephen Gionta returned to New Jersey's lineup on Thursday night.

He left Tuesday's game after playing just 2:02 of ice time, but he was ready to go against Toronto. Gionta recorded his first goal of the season in the match. He has four points in 26 games this year.
Dec 5 - 2:08 AM

Devils forward Stephen Gionta exited Tuesday's contest against the Penguins due to an apparent injury.

The nature or severity of the ailment is not known, but Gionta joins Jaromir Jagr and Patrik Elias as New Jersey players to suffer an injury Tuesday. Consider him day-to-day until further notice.
Dec 2 - 9:16 PM

Stephen Gionta recorded an assist in New Jersey's 4-2 loss to Detroit on Friday.

Gionta now has three points in 14 games this season. He doesn't do nearly enough offensively to make him worthy of consideration in standard leagues.
Nov 8 - 10:52 AM

Stephen Gionta had two assists in the Devils' 8-3 loss on Tuesday.

Gionta didn't record a point in his first eight contests. He doesn't have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
Oct 29 - 8:49 AM

Stephen Gionta has re-signed with the Devils on a two-year contract.

He got a one-way deal with the team after skating in 66 games last season. Gionta recorded four goals and 11 points, so he doesn't have any fantasy value.
Jul 1 - 4:07 PM

The New Jersey Devils are hoping to re-sign Stephen Gionta.

Gionta is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent this summer. He's a decent bottom-six forward and should get a decent raise after coming with a $562,500 annual cap hit over the last two years.
Jun 18 - 5:22 PM

Stephen Gionta returned to action Saturday after missing three games with an ankle injury.

Gionta picked up his sixth assist of the season on Saturday and now has 10 points in 62 games. He has no fantasy value in traditional pools.
Apr 6 - 2:35 AM

Stephen Gionta's lower-body injury is related to his ankle.

Gionta missed his third consecutive game on Friday. He has no fantasy value in standard leagues.
Apr 5 - 2:41 PM

Stephen Gionta (lower body) took part in Friday's morning skate.

Gionta isn't expected to return for Friday's game against Washington. He has already missed two straight contests.
Apr 4 - 10:37 AM

Stephen Gionta left Saturday's game with a lower-body injury and did not return.

It happened in the third period. His status for Monday's game is unclear at this time so consider him day-to-day. Gionta has only four goals and nine points in 61 games with a minus-nine rating and a measly 18 penalty minutes, so if he is on your fantasy roster, you had better be a really good friend or related to Gionta.
Mar 30 - 4:26 AM

Stephen Gionta scored a tip in goal with just 37 seconds remaining to lift the Devils to a 4-3 win over Detroit on Tuesday night.

Gionta’s fourth of the year propelled the Devils (27-23-13) to a win in the first of a home and home with Detroit. Marek Zidlicky, Travis Zajac and Adam Henrique also scored in the Devils’ win.
Mar 4 - 9:47 PM

Stephen Gionta scored a goal in the Devils' 5-2 loss to Chicago on Monday.

Gionta has just two goals and four points in 25 games this season. He might do a bit better offensive in the second half of the campaign, but he's certainly not worth owning in standard fantasy leagues.
Tue, Dec 24, 2013 09:46:00 AM

Stephen Gionta netted a shorthanded goal in his first shift back from an ankle injury on Wednesday.

It was Gionta's first goal of the 2013-14 campaign. He was out for 11 consecutive games with the ankle problem. "I was joking around saying my game went downhill after that goal," Gionta said. "You can skate as hard as you want and condition off the ice. It's definitely an adjustment getting back into games and getting back into that game shape. I just tried keeping it simple tonight to try to catch up with that."
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 09:36:00 AM

Stephen Gionta (ankle) is ready to rejoin the New Jersey Devils.

Gionta was sidelined for 11 straight contests. He has two assists in 21 games this season.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 02:23:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Travis Zajac
2Patrik Elias
3Adam Henrique
4Jacob Josefson
5Scott Gomez
LW1Michael Cammalleri
2Dainius Zubrus
3Ryane Clowe
4Stephen Gionta
5Tuomo Ruutu
6Jordin Tootoo
RW1Jaromir Jagr
2Martin Havlat
3Michael Ryder
4Steve Bernier
D1Andy Greene
2Damon Severson
3Marek Zidlicky
4Bryce Salvador
5Eric Gelinas
6Peter Harrold
7Jonathon Merrill
8Adam Larsson
9Seth Helgeson
G1Cory Schneider
2Keith Kinkaid