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Stephen Gionta | Winger | #24

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (34) / 10/9/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'7' / 177
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Stephen Gionta has been placed on waivers by the New York Islanders.
Gionta had a goal and six points in 26 games with the Islanders in 2016-17. The 33-year-old forward is a veteran of 296 NHL contests and it wouldn't be surprising to see him back up with the Islanders at various points during the campaign. Oct 3 - 5:25 AM

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Stephen Gionta has signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Islanders.

Gionta will earn $650,000 at the NHL level or $225,000 in the minors. In 26 appearances with the Islanders last season, he contributed one goal and five assists. Gionta also had three points in seven outings with the AHL's Bridgeport Sound Tigers.
Aug 8 - 2:36 PM

Stephen Gionta will draw into the lineup on Thursday.

He has been scratched for the last three games, but gets a chance to play again because of an injury to Shane Prince. Gionta has zero goals and four assists in 12 games this season.
Mar 9 - 3:59 PM

Stephen Gionta will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Edmonton Oilers.

Gionta has just four assists in 10 games this season. This will be his third consecutive game as a healthy scratch. Scott Mayfield will also watch the game from the press box.
Mar 7 - 8:48 PM

Stephen Gionta will be scratched against Chicago on Friday.

Through a dozen games of action this season the veteran winger has four assists and 21 hits.
Mar 3 - 6:39 PM

Stephen Gionta will play Thursday against Montreal.

Through nine games with the Islanders this season the veteran winger has posted four assists along with 18 hits. He'll skate to the right of Nikolay Kulemin and Bracken Kearns on the team's fourth line.
Feb 23 - 6:40 PM

Stephen Gionta will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Red Wings.

Gionta has played in each of the Islanders' last five contests. The veteran winger has four assists in nine games this season. Don't expect him to play very much down the stretch. Adam Pelech will also watch the game from the press box.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 21 - 7:39 PM

Stephen Gionta will tag in for Alan Quine on Sunday against Colorado.

Through just four games of action this season the veteran winger has posted an assist along with eight hits and seeing just 11:46 of average ice time per game.
Feb 12 - 3:58 PM

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

Gionta has only skated in four games this season and he's managed to pick up one assist in 2016-17. He has no fantasy value going forward. Cal Clutterbuck and Thomas Hickey are both out with injuries.
Source: NHL.com
Jan 31 - 7:13 PM

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

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.
Source: NHL.com
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

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1John Tavares
2Mathew Barzal
3Brock Nelson
4Casey Cizikas
LW1Anders Lee
2Andrew Ladd
3Jason Chimera
4Alan Quine
5Nikolay Kulemin
RW1Jordan Eberle
2Josh Bailey
3Anthony Beauvillier
4Cal Clutterbuck
5Joshua Ho-Sang
D1Nick Leddy
2Johnny Boychuk
3Calvin de Haan
4Thomas Hickey
5Dennis Seidenberg
6Scott Mayfield
7Adam Pelech
8Ryan Pulock
G1Jaroslav Halak
2Thomas Greiss