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Brian Gibbons | Winger | #39

Team: New Jersey Devils
Age / DOB:  (29) / 2/26/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'8' / 175
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With his sixth goal of the campaign Friday night, Brian Gibbons has scored more goals in 12 games this season than he had in his entire NHL career.
That's right. Going into this season Gibbons had scored five goals in 66 NHL contests. He's obliterated that total in just a dozen games. That said, we think this is just a blip on the radar and Gibbons will turn into a pumpkin very shortly. Nov 4 - 12:05 PM
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Brian Gibbons scored again on Saturday and leads the New Jersey Devils in goals with five.

Two goals have come shorthanded as Gibbons has been a very pleasant surprise thus far. He played for the Rangers farm club last season and was in camp on a professional tryout before making the team. We don't think he has much fantasy value but we thought that at the beginning of the season and look what he has done so far.
Oct 29 - 8:03 AM

Brian Gibbons found the back of the net in the Devils' 6-3 win over Toronto on Wednesday.

Gibbons managed to score on a five-on-three shorthanded situation, which makes him the first player in the Devils' franchise history to do so. That marker really was critical as the Devils entered that shorthanded situation with just a 3-2 lead and Gibbons scored early in the penalty kill to stifle the Leafs' opportunity to build some momentum. Gibbons now has two goals and three points in three games this season.
Oct 12 - 10:23 AM

The New Jersey Devils signed Brian Gibbons to a one-year, two-way extension.

The deal is worth $650,000 at the NHL level. He had 36 points in 72 NHL games last season.
Jul 1 - 6:57 PM

Brian Gibbons has inked a deal with AHL Albany.

Gibbons joined the Devils' training camp on a tryout basis. Given that this is an AHL deal, Gibbons shouldn't be expected to play for New Jersey at any point during the 2016-17 campaign. He had six goals and 23 points in 63 AHL contests last season.
Wed, Oct 5, 2016 05:03:00 AM

Brian Gibbons has agreed to participate in the New Jersey Devils' training camp on a tryout basis.

Gibbons had six goals and 23 points in 63 games with the AHL's Hartford Wolf Pack last season. He might end up getting a two-way deal with the Devils to and then get called up on occasion as an injury replacement.
Thu, Sep 15, 2016 10:26:00 PM

The New York Rangers have signed Brian Gibbons.

He contributed five assists in 25 games with Columbus last season.
Wed, Jul 1, 2015 03:33:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have assigned Brian Gibbons to the minors.

The 27-year-old has no goals and five assists in 25 games this season.
Sat, Mar 7, 2015 06:59:00 PM

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.
Fri, Feb 27, 2015 06:35:00 PM

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.
Tue, Feb 17, 2015 01:04:00 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.
Mon, Feb 16, 2015 12:23:00 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.
Fri, Feb 13, 2015 10:53:00 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.
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 10:38:00 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

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PosRoleName
C1Travis Zajac
2Nico Hischier
3Pavel Zacha
4Brian Boyle
5Blake Coleman
LW1Taylor Hall
2Adam Henrique
3Brian Gibbons
4Miles Wood
5Jesper Bratt
RW1Kyle Palmieri
2Marcus Johansson
3Drew Stafford
4Stefan Noesen
5Jimmy Hayes
D1Damon Severson
2Andy Greene
3John Moore
4Will Butcher
5Ben Lovejoy
6Mirco Mueller
7Dalton Prout
8Steven Santini
G1Cory Schneider
2Keith Kinkaid