|Mar. 28 6:07 AM PT7:07 AM MT8:07 AM CT9:07 AM ET13:07 GMT21:07 6:07 AM MST8:07 AM EST17:07 UAE9:07 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta was presented with a silver-plated stick before the opening faceoff of his 1,000th career game on Monday night. Afterward, Gionta received a puck to go with it: The game-winner, in fact. The 15-year NHL veteran celebrated his milestone evening by scoring what stood as the decisive goal in a 4-2 win over the Florida Panthers.
Analysis: Sabres players wore No. 12 Gionta T-shirts beneath their jerseys and felt it was only fitting their respected leader delivered by upping Buffalo's lead to 3-0 early in the second period.
|Mar. 6 8:42 AM PT9:42 AM MT10:42 AM CT11:42 AM ET16:42 GMT0:42 9:42 AM MST11:42 AM EST20:42 UAE11:42 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta had a goal and an assist in Sunday's 4-3 loss to Pittsburgh.
Analysis: That marked the second two-point game in the last four contests for Gionta, who has not registered a point in his other 11 games since Feb. 9.
|Feb. 28 6:20 PM PT7:20 PM MT8:20 PM CT9:20 PM ET2:20 GMT10:20 7:20 PM MST9:20 PM EST6:20 UAE (+1)21:20 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta had a goal with an assist Tuesday.
Analysis: This snapped a nine-game drought.
|Dec. 13 6:09 PM PT7:09 PM MT8:09 PM CT9:09 PM ET2:09 GMT10:09 7:09 PM MST9:09 PM EST6:09 UAE (+1)21:09 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta scored his seventh goal of the season Tuesday.
Analysis: Gionta has four goals in his last nine games after going 11 straight without one.
|Dec. 7 9:36 AM PT10:36 AM MT11:36 AM CT12:36 PM ET17:36 GMT1:36 10:36 AM MST12:36 PM EST21:36 UAE12:36 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta scored his sixth goal of the season in Tuesday's overtime win over the Oilers.
Analysis: Gionta has three goals in his last seven games after going 11 straight without one.
|Dec. 1 6:01 PM PT7:01 PM MT8:01 PM CT9:01 PM ET2:01 GMT10:01 7:01 PM MST9:01 PM EST6:01 UAE (+1)21:01 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta had a goal and an assist Thursday.
Analysis: Those two points matched his total from his previous 13 games.
|Nov. 10 9:00 AM PT10:00 AM MT11:00 AM CT12:00 PM ET17:00 GMT1:00 10:00 AM MST12:00 PM EST21:00 UAE12:00 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta's struggles continued Wednesday, not recording a point and failing to score in the shootout of a 2-1 loss to Ottawa.
Analysis: Gionta has gone pointless in four straight games while posting a minus-3. He has one goal in his last 11 games.
|Oct. 17 6:35 AM PT7:35 AM MT8:35 AM CT9:35 AM ET13:35 GMT21:35 6:35 AM MST8:35 AM EST17:35 UAE9:35 ETNaN:� BRT - Gionta scored twice in Sunday's 6-2 win over the Oilers.
Analysis: He is 10 goals shy of match his output in 79 games last season.