New York Islanders

Skaters
11 Andy Hilbert L
HIHL-buhrt
5'11'', 194 02/06/1981 ( 27 ), Howell, MI, USA 7th NHL / 3rd NYI Season
Last Goal: DEC 23, 2008 vs ATLANTA (1) Last Assist: DEC 13, 2008 @ COLUMBUS (5)
How Acquired: Signed by the Islanders as a free agent on July 4, 2006
Notes:
-Suffered a hairline fracture in his foot, 12/26 vs. TOR
-Has tied a career high with eight goals this season
-Season Highs:
-G: 1 (eight times, m.r. 12/23 vs. ATL), A: 1 (nine times, m.r. 12/13 at CBJ), P: 2 (four times, m.r. 11/29 vs. OTT)
-TOI: 22:47 (11/24 at MTL), +/-: +2 (three times, m.r. 11/29 vs. OTT), SOG: 6 (12/9 at PHI)
-PIM: 2 (four times, m.r. 12/11 at PIT), Hits: 2 (four times, m.r. 12/16 vs. WSH), Blocked Shots: 4 (twice, m.r. 11/24 at MTL)

TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
564:40
16:08
15-30
33.3
19.0
24.0
10.0
53.0
-5.0
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
35
8
9
17
8
1
1
0
76
10.5
Career
271
39
55
94
116
4
1
3
528
7.4


18 Mike Sillinger C
SIHL-ihn-juhr
5'11'', 198 06/29/1971 ( 37 ), Regina, SK, CAN 18th NHL / 3rd Season
Last Goal: DEC 29, 2008 @ NY RANGERS Last Assist: JAN 8, 2008 @ VANCOUVER (18)
How Acquired: Signed by the Islanders as a free agent on July 2, 2006
Notes:
-Placed on injured reserve with a hip injury, 12/29
-Is two points shy of 550 NHL points
-Has been a healthy scratch for one game (12/27)
-Missed five games (12/13-12/23) with a strained groin
-Recalled by New York, 12/1
-Had a goal and three assists during his three-game conditioning stint with Bridgeport (AHL)
-Missed the first 24 games of the season (10/10-11/29) recovering from hip surgery
-Season Highs:
-G: 1 (twice, m.r. 12/29 at NYR), A: 0, P: 1 (twice, m.r. 12/29 at NYR)
-TOI: 15:58 (12/26 vs. TOR), +/-: +1 (12/26 vs. TOR), SOG: 5 (12/11 at PIT)
-PIM: 0, Hits: 2 (twice, m.r. 12/29 at NYR), Blocked Shots: 2 (12/4 at WSH)
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
98:57
14:08
71-51
58.20
7
0
2
4
-5
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
7
2
0
2
0
1
0
0
14
14.29
Career
1049
240
308
548
644
69
24
25
1762
13.62


24 Radek Martinek D
MAHR-Tee-Nik, RA-dehk
6'1'', 203 08/31/1976 ( 32 ), Havlicko Brod, CZE 7th NHL / 7th Season
Last Goal: DEC 9, 2006 vs FLORIDA (93) Last Assist: APR 4, 2008 @ NY RANGERS (10)
How Acquired: Drafted by the New York Islanders in the eighth round (228th overall) of the 1999 NHL Entry Draft
Notes:
-Suffered a shoulder injury, 11/29 vs. OTT
-Recorded his 200th NHL/Islanders penalty minute, 11/17 vs. VAN
-Missed 14 games (10/13-11/13) with an upper-body injury
-Season Highs:
-G: 0, A: 0, P: 0
-TOI: 23:52 (11/17 vs. VAN), +/-: +1 (10/11 vs. STL), SOG: 2 (11/15 vs. OTT)
-PIM: 4 (11/24 at MTL), Hits: 2 (twice, m.r. 11/22 at BUF), Blocked Shots: 4 (11/17 vs. VAN)
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
182:16
18:13
0-0
0.00
9
6
9
16
-6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
10
0
0
0
8
0
0
0
7
0.00
Career
332
10
64
74
205
0
0
3
368
2.72


25 Andy Sutton D
SUH-tuhn
6'6'', 245 03/10/1975 ( 33 ), Kingston, ON, CAN 10th NHL / 2nd Season
Last Goal: DEC 16, 2008 vs WASHINGTON (1) Last Assist: DEC 4, 2008 @ WASHINGTON (6)
How Acquired: Signed by the Islanders as a free agent on August 10, 2007
Notes:
-Suffered a broken foot, 12/19 at MIN
-Missed one game (12/9) with the flu
-Recorded his 900th NHL penalty minute, 12/6 vs. ATL
-Played in his 500th career NHL game, 11/17 vs. VAN
-Missed the first eight games of the season (10/10-10/27) recovering from hand surgery
-Season Highs:
-G: 1 (twice, m.r. 12/16 vs. WSH), A: 2 (twice, m.r. 11/29 vs. OTT), P: 2 (twice, m.r. 11/29 vs. OTT)
-TOI: 26:56 (11/8 vs. PIT), +/-: +2 (three times, m.r. 11/29 vs. OTT), SOG: 3 (11/29 vs. OTT)
-PIM: 6 (twice, m.r. 12/6 vs. ATL), Hits: 4 (11/29 vs. OTT), Blocked Shots: 8 (11/8 vs. PIT)
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
465:22
20:14
0-0
0.00
30
8
12
60
3
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
23
2
8
10
40
0
0
0
19
10.53
Career
513
30
93
123
911
13
4
5
538
5.58


45 Nate Thompson C
6'0'', 207 10/05/1984 ( 24 ), Anchorage, AK, USA 2nd NHL / 1st Season
Last Goal: NOV 28, 2008 @ BOSTON (5) Last Assist:
How Acquired: Claimed off waivers from Boston on October 8, 2008
Notes:
-Suffered a fractured ankle, 12/13 at CBJ
-Missed one game (12/9) with the flu
-Missed one game (12/4) with a leg injury
-Missed nine games (11/8-11/26) with a strained groin
-Scored his first NHL goal/point with a shorthanded tally, 11/4 at NYR
-Spent the last three seasons with Providence (AHL), where he was coached by Islanders head coach Scott Gordon
-Season Highs:
-G: 1 (twice, m.r. 11/28 at BOS), A: 0, P: 1 (twice, m.r. 11/28 at BOS)
-TOI: 15:55 (11/29 vs. OTT), +/-: +2 (10/11 vs. STL), SOG: 4 (10/25 vs. CAR)
-PIM: 15 (10/13 vs. BUF), Hits: 4 (twice, m.r. 12/13 at CBJ), Blocked Shots: 2 (four times, m.r. 12/6 vs. ATL)
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
210:47
11:05
87-93
48.33
32
11
3
16
-6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
19
2
0
2
40
0
1
0
30
6.67
Career
23
2
0
2
40
0
1
0
35
5.71


51 Frans Nielsen C
NEEL-sehn, FRAHNZ
5'11'', 172 04/24/1984 ( 24 ), Herning, DNK 3rd NHL / 3rd Season
Last Goal: NOV 6, 2008 @ ATLANTA (6) Last Assist: NOV 17, 2008 vs VANCOUVER (1)
How Acquired: Drafted by the New York Islanders in the third round (87th overall) of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Notes:
-Suffered multiple leg injuries, 11/21 at NJD
-Has already established career highs in games played (19), assists (7), points (9) and penalty minutes (2)
-Scored the game-winning goal in the shootout, 11/17 vs. VAN
-Season Highs:
-G: 1 (twice, m.r. 11/6 at ATL), A: 2 (10/16 at TBL), P: 2 (three times, m.r. 11/6 at ATL)
-TOI: 18:42 (10/25 vs. CAR), +/-: +2 (11/4 at NYR), SOG: 4 (11/4 at NYR)
-PIM: 2 (10/30 at PHI), Hits: 2 (twice, m.r. 11/4 at NYR), Blocked Shots: 3 (11/4 at NYR)
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
303:53
15:59
119-123
49.17
10
12
8
14
-5
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
19
2
7
9
2
0
0
0
30
6.67
Career
50
5
9
14
2
0
0
1
63
7.94