The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned forward Brian Gibbons to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League (AHL), it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
Gibbons played in five games with Pittsburgh, scoring his first NHL goal and adding an assist for two points in a 3-1 defeat of the Anaheim Ducks on Nov. 18.
By: Casey Johnston (@CaseyR82)
Pittsburgh Penguins Head Equipment Manager Dana Heinze has a Twitter account (@RealDanaHeinze) that you should all be following. Every gameday he posts pictures from the arena and dressing room. These are just a few of my favorites from this week.
Some Penguins have been hitting milestones this season. Whenever that happens, Dana Heinze tweets...
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By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh)
Gibbons (1) from Malkin, Glass
Sutter (4) from Maatta, Gibbons
Crosby (10) from Malkin, Vitale
First Goal For (Gibbons)
With the puck in the corner of the Ducks’ zone, Brian Gibbons and Tanner Glass battle with Luca Sbisa and Francois Beauchemin against the boards. Sbisa tries to move the puck, but has...
Last night Brian Gibbons (hockey superstar) and the Pittsburgh Penguins hosted the Anaheim Ducks. The Penguins won the game 3-1 in Pittsburgh thanks to a goal and an assist from Gibbons in his NHL debut and an incredible night from Marc-Andre Fleury who finished the night with 27 saves.Brian Gibbons 1G/1A 1st star of the game(Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)First PeriodUnlike...
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- When Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma shuffled the lines in search of a spark for his slumping offense, putting Evgeni Malkin and rookie Brian Gibbons on the ice together wasn't what he had in mind. Still, he'll take it. Gibbons converted a slick backhand pass from Malkin for his first NHL goal at 3:56 of the third period, starting a late burst...
Source: Citizens Voice
After forward Dustin Jeffrey was claimed by Dallas yesterday, the Pittsburgh Penguins had an opening on their active roster. The team just announced that forward Brian Gibbons will be filling that roster spot as he was recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. The 25-year-old currently leads Pittsburgh’s AHL affiliate in assists (15) and points (22). His 22...
A month into this season, the Penguins looked like they might have found an undrafted college free-agent steal in Brian Gibbons.