Found October 24, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
From the NBC Sports Network: BOB COSTAS GOES ONE-ON-ONE WITH SIDNEY CROSBY ON COSTAS TONIGHT Costas’ In-Depth Sit-Down with Crosby Debuts Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 11 p.m. ET on NBCSN “Scoring an overtime-winning goal in your own country, playing for Canada, a country that’s so passionate about hockey – it’s pretty special.” – Sidney Crosby on 2010 Vancouver Olympics Costas Tonight Follows Penguins-Bruins NHL Rivals STAMFORD, Conn. – October 24, 2013 – Pittsburgh Penguins captain, 2009 Stanley Cup champion, and 2010 Olympic gold medalist Sidney Crosby sits down with 25-time Emmy Award-winner Bob Costas for the newest edition of Costas Tonight, to debut on Tuesday, October 29 at 11 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Crosby, the Penguins’ first overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, currently leads the NHL in points, as Pittsburgh has jumped out to the Metropolitan Division lead to start the 2013-14 season. Crosby was named Penguins captain in 2007 at age 19, the youngest captain in NHL histor...
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