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Jon Gillies | Goalie | #32

Team: Calgary Flames
Age / DOB:  (23) / 1/22/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 223
College: Providence
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 3 (75) / CAL

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Jon Gillies has signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Calgary Flames.
Gillies posted a 2.93 GAA and .910 save percentage in 39 AHL contests in 2016-17. He's projected to start in the minors again, but might be summoned in the event of an injury. Jul 22 - 5:26 PM

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Jon Gillies has been returned to the minors.

He posted an 18-14-1 record with a 2.93 goals-against average and a .910 save percentage with the Stockton Heat. Gillies will be available when Calgary's AHL affiliate begins the Calder Cup Playoffs against the San Jose Barracuda on Friday night.
Apr 20 - 2:59 PM

Jon Gillies will start the playoffs as Calgary's backup goalie.

Chad Johnson could be available to return from a lower-body injury later. Gillies got his first taste of NHL action on Apr. 6 in a 4-1 win over Los Angeles. He may not get to see any playoff time behind Brian Elliott.
Apr 11 - 1:56 PM

Jon Gillies was recalled by Calgary on Sunday.

Gillies picked up his first career victory in the NHL by making 27 saves over the Kings on Friday.
Apr 9 - 5:33 PM

Jon Gillies was returned to AHL Stockton on Saturday.

Gillies picked up his first career victory in the NHL by making 27 saves over the Kings on Friday. He's posted a 17-14-1 record with a .909 save percentage and a 2.95 GAA down on the farm.
Apr 8 - 2:51 PM

Jon Gillies made 27 saves to earn his first career win over Los Angeles on Thursday.

Very nice debut for the 23-year-old who is only starting because Chad Johnson is injured. Gillies' favorite goalie growing up was Jonathan Quick so it was a nice touch that Quick was watching his first win at the Staples Centre. The points still matter for the Flames too who are in the first wild card spot currently with Nashville contending as well as the season goes into the last games.
Apr 7 - 2:42 AM

The Calgary Flames will have Jon Gillies make his NHL debut on Thursday.

Gillies, 23, has a 2.95 GAA and .909 save percentage in 38 AHL games this season. He's with the Flames because Chad Johnson is sidelined.
Apr 6 - 3:42 PM

It's believed that Jon Gillies will start in one of the Flames' last two regular season games.

That would serve as Gillies' NHL debut. The Flames have already secured their playoff spot, but every point is still important to them as they're battling with the Nashville Predators over which team gets the first Wild Card seed. That being said, giving Gillies a start would also serve to give Brian Elliott one last breather before the playoffs start.
Source: Calgary Sun
Apr 6 - 10:16 AM

Jon Gillies has been called up from the minors on an emergency basis.

Chad Johnson was hurt in Tuesday's game against Anaheim. It will be interesting to see if Gillies gets the nod versus Los Angeles on Thursday and then Brian Elliott plays Saturday before the playoffs start.
Apr 5 - 1:00 PM

Jon Gillies was sent to AHL Stockton on Saturday.

Gillies has yet to make his NHL debut. The 23-year-old however has gone 14-14-1 in 34 games for the Heat this season with a 2.97 GAA and a .909 save percentage.
Mar 18 - 2:45 PM

Jon Gillies has been summoned from the minors on an emergency basis.

Brian Elliott is out with an illness on Wednesday, so Gillies will back up Chad Johnson against Boston.
Mar 15 - 5:44 PM

The Calgary flames have assigned Jon Gillies to AHL Stockton.

The 22-year-old played just seven games in the AHL last season with Stockton due to a hip injury, so it's not surprise he's being returned for some more seasoning.
Mon, Oct 3, 2016 03:34:00 PM

Jon Gillies turned aside 35 shots in a 4-2 preseason loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Monday.

Gillies didn't get a lot of help, but he managed to impress with his individual performance. He's projected to start the campaign in the AHL after missing most of the 2015-16 campaign with a hip injury. When he did play, he posted a 2.31 GAA and .920 save percentage in seven contests with the Stockton Heat.
Source: Calgary Sun
Tue, Sep 27, 2016 05:08:00 AM

Jon Gillies has been recovering well from hip surgery.

The netminder only played seven games in the AHL in this his first professional season before an MRI revealed the damage. He thinks he will be able to start skating at the beginning of March but his 2015-16 season is over. "I just do what I’m told," Gillies added. "Whatever the trainers tell me to do, what ever (Flames strength and conditioning coach) Ryan (Van Asten) tells me to do. I just do what I’m told. I’ll get on the ice when I’m told." Gillies was drafted in the middle of the third round in 2012 and the Flames hope he can be their goalie of the future.
Source: Calgary Sun
Sun, Feb 14, 2016 07:20:00 AM

Jon Gillies has a hip injury that requires surgery.

Gillies is expected to miss the next four-to-six months as a result, which basically means he's done for the season. The Flames goaltending prospect had a 2.31 GAA and .920 save percentage in seven AHL contests in 2015-16.
Thu, Dec 3, 2015 02:26:00 PM

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