Does this former NHL All-Star still have a spot on the Buffalo Sabres roster? His 2016-17 performance will clearly have something to say about that! The second in our series of Buffalo Sabres Player Projections will focus on Zemgus Girgensons, a remnant of the Ted Nolan days whose days in the 716 may be numbered. […] Buffalo Sabres Player Projections: Zemgus Girgensons - Sabre...
Via Sabre Noise
2 days ago
As the end of July approaches, Zemgus Girgensons remains as one of the two Buffalo Sabres restricted free agents who have yet to sign a new contract. The other, Rasmus Ristolainen, will certainly be signed to a long-term contract over the next few weeks. In Girgensons’ case, the questions continue to follow the former first round pick. Is he part of the long-term plan in Buffalo...
Via The Hockey Writers
6 days ago
There is a lot of room for long-term optimism in Buffalo. Jack Eichel, Sam Reinhart, Ryan O’Reilly and now Alex Nylander are all gems up front, while Rasmus Ristolainen looks like a solid No. 1 defenseman in the years to come. But the team is still in transition and there will be bumps in the short-term. One of those storylines involves fan favorite Zemgus Girgensons. As beat...
Via The Hockey News
8 days ago
If the Buffalo Sabres choose not to add scoring to the left wing, can playing alongside two young phenoms lead Z to the promised land? The Buffalo Sabres are still looking for scoring on the left side of the ice to pair alongside the dynamic duo of Jack Eichel and Sam Reinhart. Should the team […] Buffalo Sabres Could Roll The Dice And Play Zemgus Girgensons On The Second Line...
Via Sabre Noise
10 days ago
When the Sabres announced the signing of restricted free agents Jason Kasdorf and Dan Catenacci on Sunday night, it left them with just two RFAs to complete deals with. One is defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen and it's well-known the team is in talks with their franchise blueliner on a longterm deal. The other one is forward Zemgus Girgensons, and his case is quite a bit more muddy....
Via Sabres Edge
10 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Sabres have placed forward Zemgus Girgensons on injured reserve and called up forward Justin Bailey from the minors. The moves were made on Wednesday, a day before Buffalo travels to play at Philadelphia. Girgensons did not play in a 7-4 loss to Florida on Tuesday night after sustaining an upper body injury in a 2-1 overtime loss at Boston on Saturday...
Via Associated Press
February 10, 2016 | Discuss
Last year, Zemgus Girgensons finished with the most votes leading up to the all star game. He had nearly 1.6 million votes, which sent him to the All-Star Game.He was an odd candidate to lead the vote, and many believe Latvia, Girgensons' home country, may have had something to do with it.Last year, Girgensons finished with 15 goals and 15 assists in 61 games. That's a pretty solid...
The voting for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game has a new leader. Buffalo Sabres center Zemgus Girgensons, who’s tallied 13 points (seven goals, six assists) in 24 games, leads all players with nearly 400,000 votes. He’s a little more than 150,000 votes ahead of Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban, who led the first wave of voting and currently has 240,362 votes. The Chicago...
Buffalo Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons pulled off this beauty move on Detroit Red Wings defenseman Nik Kronwall on Tuesday night. Kronwall got caught flat-footed as Girgensons pulled the puck between his legs and blew past Kronwall and buried it. It was Girgensons second goal of the night but it wasn’t enough as the Sabres fell to the Red Wings, 4-2. [NHL] The post Zemgus Girgensons...
video.sabres.nhl.com Monday was Sabres’ youngin’ Zemgus Girgensons 20th birthday. So after practice, 20 teammates lined up and Girgensons was sent through for 20 spankings – hockey style. With the lowest amount of points in the NHL, it’s good to see the Sabres enjoying themselves in some fashion. Ryan Miller took out a bit of frustration on his turn. [Thanks Buffalo Don]
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