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Casey Cizikas | Center | #53

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (25) / 2/27/1991
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 201
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 4 (92) / NYI
Contract: view contract details

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Casey Cizikas now owns a point streak.
Cizikas picked up his sixth helper of the season during Thursday's 3-0 win over the Capitals, giving him nine points in 23 games thus far. Dec 2 - 1:01 AM

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Casey Cizikas found the back of the net in the Islanders' 4-3 shootout loss versus Edmonton on Saturday.

Cizikas has recorded a point in three of his last four contests. He has two goals and six points in 12 games this season.
Nov 6 - 9:37 AM

Casey Cizikas registered an assist in a 3-2 win against Arizona on Friday.

Cizikas has three assists in five games this season. He set a career-high in 2015-16 with 29 points and he might be able to end up around that mark again.
Oct 22 - 9:30 AM

Casey Cizikas (leg) is expected to play in Tuesday's game against San Jose.

Cizikas took a puck off the leg in Sunday's game and it was unclear if he would be available for tonight's game. But Cizikas has jumped on the ice for the pregame warmup, which means he should be good to go.
Oct 18 - 6:33 PM

X-Rays on Casey Cizikas' injured leg was encouraging, per Islanders coach Jack Capuano.

Cizikas was struck with the puck during Sunday's contest. He remains questionable for Tuesday's contest.
Oct 18 - 5:19 AM

Casey Cizikas suffered a leg injury Sunday.

Cizikas suffered the injury in the second period while blocking a shot and returned briefly before shutting it down in the third. Consider Cizikas day-to-day for now. He has eight goals and 30 points last season and that seems like a good total to expect this season for fantasy fans.
Oct 17 - 8:00 AM

The yearly breakdown of Casey Cizikas' five-year, $16.75 million contract extension has been revealed.

Cizikas will earn $2 million in 2016-17, $3 million in 2017-18, and then $3.5 million, $3.75 million, and $4 million in each of the final three campaigns. All-in-all, it's a lot of money to give to a guy that averaged just 12:41 minutes per game in 2015-16. That being said, he managed to record 30 points despite that limited role and at the age of 25, it's not out of the question that he might develop a bit more.
Jun 3 - 2:39 PM

Casey Cizikas has inked a five-year, $16.75 million extension with the New York Islanders.

Cizikas would have been a restricted free agent this summer after completing his two-year, $2 million deal. The 25-year-old forward is getting that sizable raise after scoring eight goals and 30 points in 80 contests in 2015-16. He added another three assists in 11 playoff games.
Jun 2 - 3:28 PM

Casey Cizikas registered two assists in a 5-4 overtime loss to Tampa Bay Tuesday night.

Cizikas has three points in his last three games, but he was held off the scoresheet in the Islanders' first six playoff contests. Over his career, he has scored three goals and eight points in 22 postseason games.
May 4 - 9:16 AM

Casey Cizikas will be a healthy scratch for Sunday's season finale against the Flyers.

Cizikas exits with yet another banner season. The 24-year-old set career highs across the board as the pivot for perhaps the best fourth line in hockey. Cizikas posted 22 assists and 30 points with 31 PIMs, 62 blocks, and 158 hits in 80 games.
Apr 10 - 6:50 PM

Casey Cizikas returned to action on Tuesday April 5.

Cizikas collected 13:22 of ice time in the return to the New York Islander lineup. In 78 games this season, the 25 year-old has seven goals and 27 points.
Apr 6 - 2:34 AM

Casey Cizikas missed Sunday's practice due to an unspecified injury.

"This time of year, you have bumps and bruises," Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. "We’re hoping it’s not too serious." Cizikas should be regarded as questionable for Monday's game. He has seven goals and 26 points in 76 contests in 2015-16.
Apr 4 - 6:32 AM

Casey Cizikas was on the fourth line for the Isles in their loss to Dallas on Saturday night.

When asked about Cizikas, coach Jack Capuano had high praise for him. He said, "one of our best players, to be honest with you. That’s what Islander hockey is all about; it’s about grit and determination, and that’s what he brings to the table. You’re playing teams that are very talented, and you want to see guys play with that grit and compete hard and win those battles. That’s what he does." Cizikas finished the game with a hit and a blocked shot while racking up 14:20 of ice time.
Mar 20 - 9:41 AM

Casey Cizikas will play in Saturday's game against the Dallas Stars.

The 25-year-old was forced to miss Thursday's game against Nashville because of an upper-body injury. He has seven goals and 25 points in 68 games this season. He's an effective role player, but he doesn't have much fantasy value in standard leagues.
Mar 19 - 2:17 PM

Casey Cizikas' undisclosed injury is of the upper-body variety.

That's something at least. Cizikas missed Thursday's game and is regarded as day-to-day. He has seven goals and 25 points in 68 games this season.
Mar 18 - 5:41 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1John Tavares
2Brock Nelson
3Casey Cizikas
4Mikhail Grabovski
LW1Andrew Ladd
2Anders Lee
3Anthony Beauvillier
4Nikolay Kulemin
5Shane Prince
RW1Ryan Strome
2Jason Chimera
3Josh Bailey
4Cal Clutterbuck
5Alan Quine
D1Johnny Boychuk
2Nick Leddy
3Travis Hamonic
4Thomas Hickey
5Dennis Seidenberg
6Calvin de Haan
7Adam Pelech
8Ryan Pulock
G1Jaroslav Halak
2Thomas Greiss
3Jean-Francois Berube