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Casey Cizikas gets hit in throat by skate, amazingly uninjured

New York Islanders forward Casey Cizikas managed to escape a scary incident without injury in the first period of game six against the Pittsburgh Penguins.  Cizikas was forechecking on Simon Despres when he laid a hit down that caused Despres to spin like a top.  Despres was off balance and his skate came up and hit Cizikas in the throat and miraculously Cizikas was not injured...
Via Diehardsport
May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Young New York Islanders Enjoying First NHL Playoff Experience

By Christian Arnold (@CA_NYHockey) Getty Images UNIONDALE, N.Y. – For a good number of players on the New York Islanders roster, the teams first round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins is their first taste of what the playoffs are like. “It’s been unbelievable,” Casey Cizikas said of the first playoff experience of his NHL career. “You grow up your whole life, and...
Via The Hockey Guys
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Islanders 4, Panthers 3

Casey Cizikas broke a third-period tie, and the New York Islanders held on to beat the Florida Panthers 4-3 after blowing a three-goal lead in the final frame Saturday night. Cizikas took a pass from Colin McDonald from behind the net and got it past goalie Scott Clemmensen from the left of the crease at 12:55. Kyle Okposo, Radek Martinek and Brad Boyes also scored, and Evgeni...
Via AP on Fox
March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Casey Cizikas hits Alex Galchenyuk into bench Islanders’ bench

Mid-way through the New York Islanders-Montreal Canadiens game, Islanders forward Casey Cizikas delivered this booming hit to Canadiens rookie Alex Galchenyuk.  Galchenyuk was far enough away from the boards that he went head over heels into the Islanders’ bench.  No one was hurt, but this was definitely a “Welcome to the NHL” moment for Galchenyuk.  The Islanders went on...
Via Diehardsport
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Islanders’ Casey Cizikas checks Canadiens’ Alex Galchenyuk into the bench (VIDEO)`

New York Islanders forward Casey Cizikas played the role of extremely hospitable host by escorting Canadiens rookie Alex Galchenyuk to the bench Tuesday night during the Isles’ 6-3 win. Cizikas was credited for an assist for this nice “how do ya do?” that is brought to you en Francais!  Hourra!
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Casey Cizikas Called Up; Tim Wallace Picked Off Waivers by Tampa Bay

UPDATE: Islanders have also sent down goaltender Kevin Poulin, recall forward Casey Cizikas, and activate Travis Hamonic off IR. Hamonic and Nabokov are both expected to play against the Rangers tomorrow. *** With the intention of sending forward Tim Wallace back to Bridgeport, the New York Islanders placed him on waivers and ended up having him picked up by the Tampa Bay Lightning...
Via Islanders Hockey Blog
February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Islanders call up Casey Cizikas from Sound Tigers

The New York Islanders, the lowest scoring team in the Eastern Conference (140) will get a good look at what Casey Cizikas can do in the NHL. Casey Cizikas will debut for the New York Islanders on Friday against the New York Rangers. Last year’s Mississauga St. Michael’s Major, and a prospect of the Islanders, who has spent this season with the Bridgeport Sound...
Via centericechat.com
February 24, 2012  |  Discuss

BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS CENTER CASEY CIZIKAS NAMED REEBOK/AHL PLAYER OF THE MONTH

The American Hockey League announced today that Bridgeport Sound Tigers center Casey Cizikas has been named the Reebok/AHL Player of the Month for January. Cizikas tallied eight goals and 10 assists for 18 points and registered a plus-14 rating in...
Via nhl.com
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Cizikas named Reebok/AHL Player of the Week

The American Hockey League announced today that Bridgeport Sound Tigers center Casey Cizikas has been selected as the Reebok/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Jan. 29, 2012. In three games last week, Cizikas notched four goals and fi...
Via nhl.com
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Cizikas named to AHL All-Star roster

The American Hockey League today announced that Sound Tigers forward Casey Cizikas has been named to the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic Eastern Conference roster. Cizikas will represent the Sound Tigers in place of injured defenseman Calvin de Haan. &...
Via nhl.com
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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