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Brian Gibbons | Center

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (27) / 2/26/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'8' / 170
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Brian Gibbons has been called up by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Columbus wanted another forward after losing Matt Calvert to a concussion. Gibbons has five assists in 21 games with Columbus in 2014-15. He shouldn't be a factor in standard leagues. Feb 27 - 6:35 PM

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Brian Gibbons went unclaimed on waivers.

Columbus has activated Gibbons off of the injured reserve list and sent him to the minors. He hasn't played since Dec. 18 because of a knee injury.
Feb 17 - 1:04 PM

Brian Gibbons has been placed on waivers by the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Gibbons hasn't played since Dec. 18 due to a knee injury. He has five assists in 21 contests with Columbus in 2014-15.
Feb 16 - 12:23 PM

Brian Gibbons (knee) took part in Thursday's practice.

Gibbons isn't likely to return on Friday, but he should be regarded as day-to-day despite the fact that he hasn't played since Dec. 18. He has five assists in 21 contests in 2014-15.
Feb 13 - 10:53 AM

Brian Gibbons (knee) has now missed roughly five weeks after initially being projected to miss two-to-three.

Despite that, Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards insists that Gibbons hasn't suffered a setback. "It's a knee, so everybody reacts differently," Richards said. "I wouldn't say it's severe, but it's something that has gone on a bit longer. All I know is that he is progressing, too." Gibbons hasn't accompanied the Blue Jackets on their current road trip, so he obviously won't return for Wednesday's game in Winnipeg.
Jan 21 - 10:38 AM

Brian Gibbons (knee) was on the ice by himself on Monday.

Gibbons might join the Blue Jackets on their upcoming road trip, which kicks off on Saturday. In the meantime, he'll probably miss his fourth straight game on Wednesday.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 02:34:00 PM

Brian Gibbons has sustained a knee injury.

Gibbons is expected to miss the next two-to-three weeks as a result. The Blue Jackets placed Gibbons on the injured reserve list and called up Alexander Wennberg, who might end up assuming Gibbons' third-line spot for now.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 05:40:00 PM

Brian Gibbons snapped his 13-game point drought on Thursday.

Gibbons had an assist in the Blue Jackets' 3-2 overtime win against Washington. He has just four assists in 18 games this season.
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 10:20:00 AM

Brian Gibbons had two assists in his Columbus debut Saturday.

Gibbons started the season with Springfield of the AHL after he passed through waivers after training camp. The Blue Jackets have been decimated by injuries so Gibbons was recalled on Thursday. He had a goal and four points in seven games with Springfield.
Sun, Nov 2, 2014 05:16:00 AM

Brian Gibbons will make his debut for the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday.

The Jackets signed Gibbons during the off-season. Gibbons started the year in the AHL, but the Blue Jackets have been ravaged by injuries lately.
Sat, Nov 1, 2014 12:55:00 PM

Columbus has called up Brian Gibbons.

He has generated one goal and four points in seven games with the Springfield Falcons of the AHL in 2014-15. Gibbons shared time between the Pittsburgh Penguins and their minor-league affiliate last season. He had five goals and 17 points in 41 matches at the NHL level.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 05:17:00 PM

Brian Gibbons has cleared waivers and he'll head down to the minors.

He was hurt when the regular season started, so he'll work his way back into game shape in the AHL with Springfield. The Jackets will probably call upon his services at some point down the line.
Wed, Oct 15, 2014 01:35:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have waived Brian Gibbons.

Gibbons started the season on the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed ailment. He must be feeling better now and will play in the minors if he clears.
Tue, Oct 14, 2014 12:27:00 PM

Brian Gibbons (undisclosed) has been placed on injured reserve.

When he's able to return from whatever is ailing him, it isn't clear if he'll be in the lineup for the Blue Jackets. Gibbons had five goals and 17 points in 41 games with Pittsburgh last year.
Mon, Oct 6, 2014 06:09:00 PM

Brian Gibbons is dealing with an undisclosed injury.

Gibbons was held out of Friday's practice as a result, but he might skate on Saturday. Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards made it sound like Gibbons injury was minor.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 01:52:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Ryan Johansen
2Brandon Dubinsky
3Artem Anisimov
4Mark Letestu
5Brian Gibbons
LW1Scott Hartnell
2Nick Foligno
3Matt Calvert
4Jack Skille
5Boone Jenner
6Jeremy Morin
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Alexander Wennberg
3Jared Boll
4David Clarkson
5Corey Tropp
6Marko Dano
D1Jack Johnson
2Fedor Tyutin
3Ryan Murray
4David Savard
5Kevin Connauton
6Justin Falk
7Cody Goloubef
8Dalton Prout
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Curtis McElhinney