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Brian Strait Hurt, Martinek in Against Pittsburgh

Brian Strait is day-to-day with an upper body injury and will miss tomorrow’s game against Pittsburgh. That leaves the Islanders with six defenders so Radek Martinek will make his season debut tomorrow night.
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Dee Karl: HE'S BAAACCCKKKKK - Martinek Returns

The New York Islanders have just announced the late signing of defenseman Radek Martinek to a one year, $600,000 contract. The 37-year-old D man has been skating with the team all along and will help address the veteran presence hole while Visnovsky recovers from his concussion. That is of course if Martinek doesn't get hurt. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs...
Via HockeyBuzz
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Martinek Agrees to One-Year Deal

The New York Islanders announced today that defenseman Radek Martinek has agreed to a one-year deal. Martinek 37 has appeared in 473 career National Hockey League games including 466 with the Islanders. A native of Havlicko Brod Czech Republic Martinek has 25 goals and 82 assists for 107 career points. He’s also appeared in 11 career Stanley Cup Playoff games all with the Islanders...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Brad Boyes To Panthers Camp, Radek Martinek To Islanders by   Steven Ellis

37-year-old Czech defenseman Radek Martinek will join the Islanders training camp on a try-out, while goal scoring forward Brad Boyes will be heading to Florida’s camp. Martinek was selected by the New York Islanders in the 8th round of the 1999 NHL Entry Draft.  The Czech native has put up  107 career points in the NHL, 25 of those were [...]
Via The Hockey House
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Islanders Keep Him or Dump Him: Radek Martinek

[caption id="attachment_38" align="alignleft" width="300"] image provided by[/caption] Games: 13 Goals: 3 Assists: 0 Points: 3 PIM: 4 Right after the lockout ended, New York Islanders' General Manager Garth Snow signed defenseman Radek Martinek to a one year contract. This signing purely was a depth move. Martinek spent nine seasons...
Via Sports Blog Net
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Dee Karl: Radek Martinek: Reluctant 1st Star

He is almost as soft spoken and difficult to interview as he was when he first arrived on the Islanders and the only word in English he knew well was "Stick." Radek has a far better command of the English language now, but he's still a man of few words. He just wants to contribute to the team, and do it without fanfare. While he was not only interviewed on the...
Via HockeyBuzz
March 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Islanders double up surging Canadiens

Radek Martinek scored the tiebreaking goal eight minutes into the third period and the New York Islanders handed Montreal its first regulation loss in nearly a month with a 6-3 victory Tuesday night. Martinek's shot from the left point on a pass from Kyle Okposo eluded goaltender Carey Price at 7:56. It was the first goal of the season for Martinek, who hadn't scored since...
Via AP on Fox
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Veteran Martinek returns to Islanders

The New York Islanders signed veteran defenseman Radek Martinek to a one-year deal Sunday, the opening day of training camp in the NHL. Martinek returns to the team that drafted him in 1999. Last season, he played in just seven games and had one point for the Columbus Blue Jackets because of a concussion. The 36-year-old Martinek has collected 22 goals and 82 assists in his...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Jackets' Martinek out for remainder of season

Blue Jackets defenseman Radek Martinek, out of the lineup with a concussion since early October, has been ruled out for the remainder of the season, the club announced on Thursday. Martinek was hit by Detroit's Brad Stuart on Oct. 19 in only his seventh game with the Blue Jackets. "Radek is very disappointed, as we are, that he will not return to the ice this year,"...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets D Martinek out for season

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Radek Martinek will miss the remainder of the season with post-concussion symptoms, the team announced on Thursday. To fill his roster spot, the Blue Jackets signed defenseman Brett Lebda to a contract. Lebda has collected 19 goals and 53 assists in 367 career NHL games with the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs. The 30-year-old Lebda played...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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