Tag Archives: Casey Cizikas

HARD HITS: Trotz has surprising Islanders in first place

A good coach can make all the difference. For years, the Islanders have been viewed by many observers as an afterthought in the metro area. Despite a rich history and tradition that includes the Stanley Cup dynasty of winning four … Continue reading

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Islanders bring back Matt Martin, sign Lehner

The Islanders are moving on from the devastation of John Tavares leaving for the Maple Leafs. They’re doing it in odd fashion, by loading up on third and fourth liners. After agreeing to a four-year deal with former Leaf Leo … Continue reading

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Tavares stays hot as Islanders win in Doug Weight’s debut

Make it one for one for the Islanders under new interim coach Doug Weight. They shutout the Stars at Barclays Center 3-0 to win in Weight’s coaching debut. The stars were John Tavares and Thomas Greiss. Somewhat curiously, it was … Continue reading

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Are the Islanders back?

New Post: Fresh off a big 5-3 win over the #Pens, @nyislanders look to make it 3 in a row at #Caps. Continue reading

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Islanders lose Hamonic for at least a month, host angry Canucks

When the Canucks visit Barclays Center later tonight, the Islanders will be without Travis Hamonic. The shutdown defenseman was injured in Saturday’s shootout loss to the Oilers when he blocked a shot that resulted in a power play goal. He … Continue reading

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Islanders fall 4-3 to Oilers in shootout for third straight home loss

The Islanders lost a tough one in a shootout 4-3 to the Oilers. #NYIslanders Continue reading

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Kreider delivers in Rangers’ 5-3 win over Islanders in successful Opener

Chris Kreider led the Rangers to a 5-3 win over the Islanders on Opening Night. #NYRangers #NYIslanders Continue reading

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Islanders look to experience and prospects in future

When the Isles lost Okposo, Nielsen and Martin, they went in a different direction with vets Ladd, Chimera and Parenteau. But the future is bright due to their top prospects. Continue reading

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Islanders take risk with Cizikas

The Islanders overpaid Casey Cizikas. Is he worth it? What does it mean for Nielsen, Martin and Okposo? Continue reading

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Lightning experience too much for Islanders

Victor Hedman outplayed John Tavares and the more experienced #Bolts advanced over #Isles Continue reading

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