|Assets:||Moves the puck out of the defensive zone swiftly and with aplomb, mainly because he's such a good skating blueliner. Has some all-round appeal.|
|Flaws:||Is somewhat inconsistent in all areas of the game. Doesn't use his 6-1 frame enough to gain the upper hand on opponents in the defensive zone.|
|Career Potential:||Puck-moving depth defenseman.|
|10/01/2014||Assigned to the Lake Erie Monsters (AHL).|
|7/01/2014||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Colorado Avalanche to a one-year two-way contract.|
|9/30/2013||Assigned to Adirondack (AHL).|
|9/29/2013||Placed on waivers by the Philadelphia Flyers.|
|4/27/2013||Missed the last 6 regular season games (stomach ailment).|
|4/16/2013||Stomach ailment, sidelined indefinitely.|
|12/13/2012||Signed with Fribourg-Gotteron (Switzerland).|
|11/14/2012||Signed with Heilbronner Falken (Germany).|
|7/05/2012||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Philadelphia Flyers to a two-year contract.|
|3/19/2012||Missed 6 games (upper body injury).|
|3/06/2012||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|6/27/2011||Re-signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a one-year contract.|
|6/25/2011||Acquired from the New York Islanders.|
|4/10/2011||Missed the last 6 regular season games (lower body injury).|
|3/30/2011||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|12/11/2010||Missed 4 games (broken left cheekbone).|
|12/02/2010||Broken left cheekbone, sidelined indefinitely.|
|4/08/2010||Missed 5 games (groin).|
|12/26/2008||Missed 13 games (leg injury).|
|11/26/2008||Leg injury, day-to-day.|
|7/25/2008||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the New York Islanders to a three-year contract.|
|6/25/2008||New York Islanders tendered a qualifying offer.|
|4/05/2008||Missed the last 15 games of the regular season (concussion).|
|3/03/2008||Concussion, sidelined indefinitely.|
|2/23/2008||Missed 6 games (oblique).|
|4/12/2007||Recalled from Bridgeport (AHL).|
|4/03/2007||Missed 20 games (right ankle injury).|
|4/03/2007||Assigned to Bridgeport (AHL).|
|2/17/2007||Right ankle injury, day-to-day.|
|2/07/2007||Missed 7 games (sprained ankle).|
|1/18/2007||Sprained ankle, day-to-day.|
|4/19/2006||Assigned to Bridgeport (AHL).|
|3/16/2006||Recalled from Bridgeport (AHL).|
|1/21/2006||Assigned to Bridgeport (AHL).|
|1/10/2006||Recalled from Bridgeport (AHL).|
|12/12/2005||Assigned to Bridgeport (AHL).|
|12/03/2005||Recalled from Bridgeport (AHL).|
|9/30/2005||Assigned to Bridgeport (AHL).|
|9/15/2004||Assigned to Bridgeport (AHL).|
|7/01/2014||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Colorado Avalanche.|
|7/05/2012||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Philadelphia Flyers.|
|6/25/2011||New York Islanders traded Bruno Gervais to the Tampa Bay Lightning for future considerations.|
|6/22/2003||Drafted by the New York Islanders in the 6th round (182nd overall) in 2003.|
Avs sign Bruno Gervais to one year deal | 07/01/2014 2:00 PM
NewsThe Avalanche have signed defenseman Bruno Gervais to a one-year contract.
ImpactColorado is shoring up their blueline by adding a number of depth guys in Gervais and Nick Holden. Gervais has no fantasy value.
Bruno Gervais clears waivers | 09/30/2013 9:26 AM
NewsBruno Gervais cleared waivers on Sunday.
ImpactGervais should find himself playing for Adirondack of the AHL this season with an occasional recall to the Flyers when there are injuries.
Flyers place Bruno Gervais on waivers | 09/29/2013 9:19 AM
NewsThe Philadelphia Flyers have placed defenseman Bruno Gervais on waivers.
ImpactJust an FYI as Gervais was not expected to make the Flyers.
Gervais ready to go after abdominal tear | 08/29/2013 8:26 PM
NewsBruno Gervais has recovered from his abdominal tear.
Impact"Dr. Meyers did a great job on me," Gervais said. "Guys fly in here from all over the country to have him do their surgeries. I don't even feel it anymore." He had been in considerable pain beforehand, which prevented him pushing off when skating and could not resist getting pulled down because he had no strength. Gervais had been dealing with the ailment for a while before he underwent surgery and was finally shut down. He's expected to be fine for training camp, but he'll have to compete for a roster spot.
Gervais to undergo surgery, out indefinitely | 04/16/2013 3:09 PM
NewsBruno Gervais will undergo surgery to repair a torn stomach muscle and will be sidelined indefinitely.
ImpactIt's not clear when Gervais suffered the injury but it shouldn't affect fantasy lineup given his minimal production. Gervais will likely miss the remainder of the season. He has one goal and six points in 37 points this season.
Bruno Gervais scratched Saturday v Bruins | 03/09/2013 12:56 PM
NewsBruno Gervais will be a healthy scratch Saturday afternoon.
Sam Carchidi Twitter
ImpactHe will not suit up against the Bruins. We trust this does not crush your fantasy team hopes this weekend.
Bruno Gervais has fit in nicely with Flyers | 02/06/2013 3:37 PM
NewsBruno Gervais was a healthy scratch for Philadelphia's opening two games, but he has played in eight straight since then.
Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News
Impact"It seems like he's fit right in and he understands the way we've wanted to play," coach Peter Laviolette said. "He skates well. He's constantly looking to add to the back end of the rush. He's been a really steady player for us, night in and night out, since he's been in the lineup." He has goal, 12 shots and a minus-3 rating on the year.
|Penalty Minutes||34||2007-08 (NYI)|
|Power Play Goals||1||3 times-last: 2011-12 (TB)|
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