Ron Rolston becomes coach of Buffalo Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y., May 7 (UPI) -- Ron Rolston, who took over the team as interim coach on Feb. 20, has been retained as full-time coach of the Buffalo Sabres, the NHL team said Tuesday.

NHL: Boston 4, Washington 3

WASHINGTON, April 16 (UPI) -- Zdeno Chara scored the go-ahead goal late in the third period Monday, lifting the Boston Bruins to a 4-3 win over Washington in a first-round playoff game.

NHL: Boston 3, Anaheim 2

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 25 (UPI) -- Boston's Brian Rolston and Benoit Pouliot each logged a goal and an assist Sunday, powering the Bruins to a 3-2 verdict over Anaheim.

NHL: Boston 8, Toronto 0

BOSTON, March 19 (UPI) -- Benoit Pouliot notched two goals and an assist and Tim Thomas recorded a 13-save shutout Monday in the Boston Bruins' 8-0 pasting of Toronto.

NHL: New York Islanders 3, Calgary 1

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Dec. 29 (UPI) -- John Tavares delivered the tiebreaking goal 3:20 into the final period Thursday and the New York Islanders held on to defeat Calgary 3-1.

NHL: New York Islanders 2, Buffalo 1

BUFFALO, N.Y., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Brian Rolston's goal midway through the third period was the game-winner Tuesday in the New York Islanders' 2-1 decision over Buffalo.

NHL: N.Y. Islanders 5, Washington 3

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Nov. 5 (UPI) -- P.A. Parenteau scored the go-ahead goal with 1:46 remaining Saturday and the New York Islanders rallied for a 5-3 win over Washington.

NHL: Pittsburgh 4, New Jersey 2

PITTSBURGH, April 5 (UPI) -- Pascal Dupuis netted a pair of goals for Pittsburgh Tuesday and the Penguins wrapped up their home schedule with a 4-2 decision over New Jersey.

NHL: New Jersey 3, N.Y. Islanders 2 (SO)

UNIONDALE, N.Y., March 6 (UPI) -- Brian Rolston's tally in the sixth round of a shootout Sunday boosted the New Jersey Devils to a 3-2 victory over the New York Islanders.

NHL: New Jersey 2, Florida 1

SUNRISE, Fla., Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Martin Brodeur stopped 25-of-26 shots Sunday, backstopping the New Jersey Devils to their ninth win in 10 games, 2-1 over Florida.

NHL: New Jersey 4, Carolina 1

RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Dainius Zubrus notched a pair of goals and Johan Hedberg stopped 24-of-25 shots Saturday, sparking the New Jersey Nets to a 4-1 win over Carolina.

NHL: New Jersey 3, Carolina 2

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- New Jersey took a three-goal lead on scores by Brian Rolston and Patrick Elias early in the third period Wednesday and the Devils held on to edge Carolina 3-2.

NHL: Detroit 3, New Jersey 1

DETROIT, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Valtteri Filppula and Johan Franzen scored third-period goals Wednesday to lift Detroit over New Jersey 3-1.

NHL: New Jersey 5, Florida 2

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Jason Arnott scored twice and Ilya Kovalchuk added a goal and two assists Sunday in the resurgent New Jersey Devils' 5-2 defeat of Florida.

NHL: New Jersey 6, Tampa Bay 3

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 9 (UPI) -- David Clarkson started a five-goal, third-period outburst Sunday that carried the New Jersey Devils to a 6-3 victory over Tampa Bay.
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Brian Rolston
WAP2000120185 - 1 DECEMBER 2000 - WASHINGTON, DC, USA: Bruin Brian Rolston faces off against Capital Andrei Nikolishin in the second period in Washington, DC, December 1, 2000. Washington wins 3-2 over Boston. rlw/Roger L. Wollenberg UPI.

Brian Lee Rolston (born February 21, 1973) is a professional ice hockey player for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League. He has won a Stanley Cup Championship with the New Jersey Devils in 1995, and the World Cup of Hockey in 1996 playing for Team USA. Rolston has represented the United States of America three times in Olympic competition for ice hockey. In the Salt Lake City Olympics of 2002, he won the Silver Medal.

Brian has three sons, Ryder Scott, Brody and Stone. His older brother is Ron Rolston, who is currently coaching the US under 18 team at the 2008–09 IIHF. Rolston has been a resident of Short Hills, New Jersey.

Rolston is considered a utility forward, as he can play as a centre, left wing and right wing competently. The 6'2', 214 pound forward is best known for his highly regarded two-way ability.

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