It’s easy to get caught up in the routine of everyday life, without taking time out to acknowledge the people who really matter. For James, coming to Montreal came with a big reward…THE FANS. A certain rush of adrenaline and sense of accomplishment stems from the near indescribable roar of cheering fans game after game. As a way of showing appreciation, James sponsored a fan giveaway on his Facebook Fan Page. Facebook.com/JamesWisniewskiFans The first person to answer the posted question, “Who first called his stick ‘White Lightning’?” won an official autographed WIZ “White Lightening” hockey stick, signed by him after the Tampa Bay game on March 17th. Congratulations to the winner, Thierry Bruyere-L’Abbe, and a special WIZ thanks to all of the incredible Habs fans who continue to make everything worthwhile. Look for more tributes to come on The James Wisniewski Fans Facebook fan page.
On February 17th, during the Montreal Canadiens game against the Edmonton Oilers, James took a puck to the face. The many get well wishes, words of encouragement, and expressions of concern are so very much appreciated. We extend gratitude for the welcomed support. Fans are an integral piece of the athlete puzzle and it’s moments like this that put everything in perspective. Thank you!
James Wisniewski : Weapon of Choice – Check out the photoshoot with Wiz for issue 25.3 of CANADIENS magazine.
Get to know James Wisniewski in this sit down Q&A interview with the Habs new blue-liner.
Wisniewski is off and running. Scoring two goals with three assists in just the first three games with the Canadiens, points to a definite Wisniewski and Habs connection. Stay tuned for the much anticipated Thursday game against Pittsburgh Penguins.
The Montreal Canadiens jumped at the chance to pick up James Wisniewski, who’s currently the third leader in points for the New York Islanders. With 3 goals, 18 assists, and 13 points on the power play, the Montreal Canadiens have instantly added depth to their blue line. Look for James to join the Habs in Tampa Bay Wednesday.
The WIZ says goodbye to New York, with big thanks. James Wisniewski leaves the incredible Islander’s fans who, game after game, cheered him on shouting from the stands for the Canton-born hockey player impressively fighting his way through the NHL. James now looks forward to playing for the Habs – talk about hockey!
Nicole Wisniewski joins the other ladies of the New York Islanders in an all out hair raising animal charity event. The DogCatemy Celebrity Gala took place November 4th with an impressive showing. The Islanders wives and girlfriends joined athletes, movie stars, several hundred guests, and a room filled with furry friends, to support the North Shore Animal League America’s DogCatemy. Drawing quite a crowd, the remarkable function paid off in a big way, by drawing attention to the ever-growing trend of homeless dogs and cats, and raising funds for the organization to continue the cause – to remain a voice for animals everywhere.
James Wisniewski’s assist in last Saturday’s game against the Kings, catches his opponents off guard and leads to an intriguing question. Just how do WIZ stats stack up? James Wisniewski, the elusive New York Islanders defenseman, sneaks into the top spot for power play assists with 9. He’s tied for first in power play points with 11, and he marks an impressive tie for sixth for points scored by a defenseman with 12. James WIsniewski continues to show up big and it appears that the Islanders got what they bargained for in WIZ.