Player Page

Thomas Hickey | Defenseman | #14

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (28) / 2/8/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 189
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 1 (4) / LA
Contract: view contract details

Latest News

Recent News

Thomas Hickey (lower body) will return Friday night.
His first game since Jan. 24 will bump Scott Mayfield from the lineup. Hickey has 12 points in 46 games this season. Feb 3 - 11:55 AM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days

Player News


Thomas Hickey (lower body) is probable for Friday's game.

Hickey has missed the Islanders' last two contests. He has three goals and 12 points in 46 games this season.
Feb 2 - 12:45 PM

Thomas Hickey (lower body) didn't practice on Monday.

Hickey has consequently been ruled out for Tuesday's game. That will be his second straight contest on the sidelines.
Jan 31 - 4:36 AM

Thomas Hickey won't play Thursday night against Montreal due to a lower body injury.

Through 46 games thus far the veteran blue liner has picked up a dozen points along with 53 hits and 72 blocks.
Jan 26 - 7:00 PM

Thomas Hickey is dealing with a lower-body injury.

The Islanders will determine his status for Thursday's game versus Montreal in the morning.
Jan 25 - 1:41 PM

Thomas Hickey played in his 300th NHL game as a member of the New York Islanders.

Despite being the fourth overall pick in 2007 by the Los Angeles Kings, the Kings put him on waivers prior to the 2012-13 season and he has been a solid member of the Islanders defensive corps ever since. After four assists in his previous two games, Hickey was held off the scoresheet in New York's 6-2 win over Winnipeg. He has three goals and 11 points in 36 games so his fantasy value is negligible.
Jan 1 - 10:20 AM

Thomas Hickey collected his second straight two-point game during Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Wild.

Hickey is now up to eight helpers and 11 points in 35 games this season, which unfortunately makes him better suited for the waiver wire.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 03:28:00 AM

Thomas Hickey scored the winner Monday in overtime to give the Islanders a 2-1 win over Calgary.

It was Hickey's second of the season and it came at a perfect time for the struggling Islanders who badly needed a win. Hickey has been playing solid hockey but is not an offensive weapon as 22 points is the best NHL season he has ever had. He shouldn't be in your lineup but if he was on Monday, you got a nice bonus.
Tue, Nov 29, 2016 09:03:00 AM

Coach Jack Capuano felt that the hit by Brian Boyle on Thomas Hickey was a little high on Tuesday night.

"I just feel like the hit was high," Capuano said. "I'm going to stand by what I said." Hickey was bleeding out of his mouth following the game, but he appears to be all right. Boyle, who scored the game winner after the hit on Hickey, won't face supplemental discipline for the hit.
Wed, May 4, 2016 03:51:00 PM

Thomas Hickey registered an assist in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Lightning Tuesday night.

Hickey has a goal and five points in nine playoff games. He recorded six goals and 18 points in 62 regular season contests.
Wed, May 4, 2016 09:23:00 AM

Thomas Hickey scored the overtime winner in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Florida Panthers.

The win gives the Islanders a 2-1 series lead. This was Hickey's first career playoff goal and it couldn't have come at a better time. Brock Nelson and Josh Bailey picked up the assists on the game-winning goal. Ryan Pulock, Shane Prince and Frans Nielsen also found the back of the net for the Islanders. Game 4 will be played in Brooklyn on Wednesday night.
Sun, Apr 17, 2016 11:50:00 PM

Thomas Hickey sent the Islanders to playoffs with a 4-3 overtime tally.

It was his sixth goal of the season, and second in four games. Hickey also picked up an assist, raising his total to 18 this season. With just a few games left to go, Hickey sits four points shy of his twice-reached career high of 22 points. Fun fact, this is the first time the Isles have reached the playoffs in consecutive seasons since they did it thricely from 2001-2004.
Wed, Apr 6, 2016 12:32:00 AM

Thomas Hickey scored the game-winner and added an assist in the Islanders' 3-2 win over the Canucks on Tuesday.

Hickey broke a 2-2 tie at 12:55 of the third period to put the Islanders up for good. He has two goals in his last three games but just four overall this season. Anders Lee and Travis Hamonic were credited for two other goals that deflected off Canuck players and behind Jacob Markstrom.
Wed, Mar 2, 2016 01:00:00 AM

Calgary Native Thomas Hickey scored one in front of some home town fans Thursday night.

It's always fun to score, even better in your home rink, and the best in your home city. Two out of three ain't bad. The goal was Hickey's third of the season which brings his points up to nine through 40 games.
Fri, Feb 26, 2016 12:28:00 AM

Thomas Hickey recorded an assist in the Islanders' 4-0 victory against New Jersey on Sunday.

Hickey snapped a five-game point drought. That gives him two goals and four points in 12 contests in 2015-16. We wouldn't count on him having much fantasy value in standard leagues for the rest of the season.
Mon, Dec 14, 2015 08:34:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1John Tavares
2Brock Nelson
3Alan Quine
4Casey Cizikas
5Mikhail Grabovski
LW1Andrew Ladd
2Anders Lee
3Anthony Beauvillier
4Nikolay Kulemin
5Shane Prince
RW1Ryan Strome
2Josh Bailey
3Cal Clutterbuck
4Jason Chimera
5Stephen Gionta
D1Johnny Boychuk
2Nick Leddy
3Travis Hamonic
4Thomas Hickey
5Dennis Seidenberg
6Calvin de Haan
7Adam Pelech
8Scott Mayfield
G1Thomas Greiss
2Jean-Francois Berube