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Christopher Gibson | Goalie | #33

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (25) / 12/27/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 188
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 2 (49) / LA
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Christopher Gibson has been returned to the minors.
Gibson was up with the Islanders on emergency recall. He will head down because Jaroslav Halak will serve as Thomas Greiss' backup on Tuesday night. Gibson has posted a 2-3-2 record with a 3.65 goals-against average and .908 save percentage at the NHL level this season. Apr 3 - 1:18 PM

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Christopher Gibson allowed five goals on 32 shots in Friday's 5-4 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.

The Islanders managed to blow 1-0, 2-1 and 3-2 leads in this one, but they also overcome a 4-3 deficit in the third period. Unfortunately for the Isles, Auston Matthews scored the game-winner with under four minutes remaining in regulation. The loss drops Gibson's record to 2-3-2 on the season. He'll enter his next appearance with a 3.65 goals-against-average and a .908 save percentage this season.
Mar 30 - 10:20 PM

Christopher Gibson will be the Islanders' starter Friday night.

Gibson turned aside 38 of 41 shots in a 3-0 loss to Florida on Monday. He has a 2-2-2 record, 3.41 GAA, and .917 save percentage in seven games this season.
Mar 30 - 12:23 PM

Christopher Gibson allowed three goals on 41 shots in a 3-0 loss to the New York Islanders.

The defensive shortcomings continue for the Islanders, with Gibson facing at least 36 shots in all five of his starts, including two starts where he faced a combined 102 of them. The 25-year-old goaltender hasn't looked out of place in the NHL and has a good chance at getting his contract renewed when it expires at the end of the season. His record falls to 2-2-2 with a 3.42 goals-against-average and .917 save percentage.
Mar 26 - 9:58 PM

Christopher Gibson will get the call for Monday's game against Florida.

Gibson was pulled in last Thursday's 7-6 loss to Tampa Bay after he allowed six goals on 24 shots. He has a 2-1-2 record with the Islanders this year to go with a 3.48 goals-against average and .915 save percentage
Mar 26 - 2:50 PM

Christopher Gibson was pulled in Thursday's 7-6 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Gibson gave up six goals on 24 shots in just over 31 minutes of action. He came out of the game with the Islanders trailing 6-3. Jaroslav Halak, who gave up one goal on 12 shots, was saddled with the loss because the Islanders managed to close the gap to 7-6 in the third period. Gibson has a 2-1-2 record with a 3.48 goals-against-average and a .915 save percentage this season.
Mar 22 - 10:17 PM

Christopher Gibson will get the start in Thursday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Gibson is coming off a 36-save performance in a 4-1 win over the Penguins on Tuesday night. He has a 2-1-2 record with a 2.58 goals-against-average and a .936 save percentage this season.
Mar 22 - 6:14 PM

Christopher Gibson allowed one goal on 37 shots in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Gibson came up with a huge breakaway save on Riley Sheahan when his team was up 1-0 in the first period. The Isles then got a goal from Adam Pelech a few minutes later to go up 2-0. Gibson now owns a 2-1-2 record with a 2.58 goals-against-average and a .936 save percentage this season. With the Islanders out of the playoff picture, they could opt to give the 25-year-old a few more starts down the stretch.
Mar 20 - 10:13 PM

Christopher Gibson will be in net for the Islanders on Tuesday against Pittsburgh.

Gibson will look to bounce back after he was pulled in a 7-3 loss to Washington on Mar. 15 during his last start. He has a 1-1-2 record this season with 3.01 goals-against average and .927 save percentage.
Mar 20 - 3:47 PM

The Washington Capitals chased Christopher Gibson out of Thursday's 7-3 loss.

Gibson lasted just 30:22 minutes before getting yanked. He surrendered a staggering five goals on 12 shots. Jaroslav Halak stepped in and stopped eight of nine shots.
Mar 15 - 10:09 PM

Christopher Gibson will get the nod for Thursday's game against Washington.

This will be Gibson's third straight start and he is coming off a 50-save victory over Calgary on Sunday. He has posted a 1-0-2 record this season with a 1.90 goals-against average and .957 save percentage in three appearances.
Mar 15 - 11:49 AM

Christopher Gibson had a terrific outing against Calgary on Sunday, stopping 50 of 52 shots in the 5-2 win.

Gibson is just the second Isles rookie to stop more than 50 shots in a game. He improves to 1-0-2 this season with a 1.90 goals-against average and .957 save percentage.
Mar 11 - 10:25 PM

Christopher Gibson will be in goal for Sunday's game versus Calgary.

Gibson has played well for the Islanders despite losses in a shootout and in overtime. He has a 1.86 goals-against average and .953 save percentage in his two previous starts this season.
Mar 11 - 4:46 PM

Coach Doug Weight said that Christopher Gibson will get 'significant consideration' for the start in net Sunday versus Calgary.

Gibson was terrific in a 2-1 shootout loss to the Oilers on Friday and has impressed Weight with his play. He is 0-0-2 this season with a 1.86 GAA and a .954 save percentage. If he gets the start, it will be his third in four games.
Mar 11 - 8:37 AM

Christopher Gibson stopped 35 of 36 shots in a 2-1 shootout loss to the Edmonton Oilers.

Gibson was only beat after Connor McDavid managed to bank the puck in off an Islander and in with just under two minutes left in regulation. It's Gibson's best start of his career, but he still wasn't able to come away with a victory. The 25-year-old Finnish goalkeeper now has a 0-0-2 record this season with a 1.86 goals-against-average and .954 save percentage. He's not the answer in goal for the Islanders.
Mar 9 - 12:49 AM

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PosRoleName
C1John Tavares
2Mathew Barzal
3Brock Nelson
4Casey Cizikas
5Chris Wagner
LW1Anders Lee
2Andrew Ladd
3Alan Quine
4Shane Prince
5Nikolay Kulemin
6Ross Johnston
RW1Josh Bailey
2Jordan Eberle
3Anthony Beauvillier
4Cal Clutterbuck
D1Nick Leddy
2Johnny Boychuk
3Calvin de Haan
4Thomas Hickey
5Dennis Seidenberg
6Brandon Davidson
7Scott Mayfield
8Adam Pelech
9Ryan Pulock
G1Jaroslav Halak
2Thomas Greiss