Found January 06, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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The agent for Sidney Crosby dismissed rumors that the Pittsburgh Penguins superstar center's season or career could be over. "Sidney is doing very well, he’s training, he’s going in the right direction," agent Pat Brisson told ESPN.com. "The idea of retiring or shutting him down is not even in our vocabulary. Far from that." The 2007 NHL MVP has not played since a Dec. 5 game against the Boston Bruins. The Penguins placed Crosby on injured reserve Dec. 17 after ruling him out indefinitely five days earlier. Crosby had been sidelined for 10 1/2 months before making a dramatic return to the lineup on Nov. 21, scoring two goals and adding two assists versus the New York Islanders. The 24-year-old Nova Scotia native collected two goals and 10 assists in eight contests since returning from his original injury in January 2011.
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