Tag Archive | Islanders In Your Community

VIDEOS: 2013 Islanders Hospital Visit

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following videos from the New York Islanders 2013 Hospital Visit. Featuring players Kyle Okposo, Travis Hamonic, Colin McDonald, John Tavares and Matt Martin as the guys visited the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York. Kyle Okposo: John Tavares: Video look at the trip: AnnMarie DiFrancesca Director of Child Life and Creative Art Therapies […]

Islanders Partner with Smile Train for the Holiday Season

The New York Islanders announced on Monday that they are partnering with Smile Train, the world’s leading cleft lip and palate charity, with the goal of raising funds and awareness for the organization.  The event will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. when the team takes on the Pittsburgh Penguins at Nassau Coliseum.  For each ticket […]

VIDEOS: Islanders at School Program

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following videos from the Islanders at School Program on 11/25/13: Video from the Seaford Harbor Elementary School as Casey, Cizikas, Matt Martin, Thomas Vanek gave a speech and answered students questions for those in attendance: Matt Martin thoughts: Thomas Vanek reflects on the day and on who helped to influence the athlete he […]

Islanders at School Progam Teaches Valuable lesson for the Next Generation

It was all about inspiring others and teaching about the importance of eating healthy, education and bullying with the Islanders at School program. 1495 Sports was at the Seaford Harbor Elementary School visit, which featured Casey Cizikas, Matt Martin and Thomas Vanek who gave a brief background on themselves before touching on the main issues […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Islanders at School Program

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photos from one of the many Islanders at School Program that took place on Tuesday, November 25 2013. Players from the team visited schools in the  Long Island area to speak to the children about the importance of Education, Eating Healthy and How to deal with Bullying. […]