Brian Gionta continues to show up for work and good things happen.
On a milestone night where the Buffalo Sabres captain was celebrated for playing his 1,000th career game, he scored a second period goal to give his team a 3-0 in what would become a 4-2 win against the Florida Panthers.
Video: FLA@BUF: Sabres honor Gionta prior to 1,000th game
Gionta, a Stanley Cup champion while with the New Jersey Devils in his 15th season, was honored in a pre-game ceremony.
A tribute video featuring highlights of his career dating all the way back to his youth hockey days, played on the scoreboard.