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The conversation in question starts at about 4:27 of the video. Sidney Crosby is an awesome hockey, but Torts is right, Crosby and Malkin are two of the biggest whiners in the NHL. Frankly, I would like to see Don Cherry give the Sedin twins in Vancouver the same lectures as well.
ProSportsDaily Staff ---- Don Cherry joined a growing number of hockey personalities who are publicly taking issue with Sidney Crosby.
After New York Rangers coach John Tortorella labeled Crosby a whiner, Cherry spoke out against the Pittsburgh Penguins captain during his weekly "Coach's Corner" segment on CBC's Hockey Night in Canada.
"A long time ago when Crosby was coming out, I tried to warn him (to) 'quit diving, quit whining.' (Then) I was the worst guy in the world ... and all I was trying to do was help him," Cherry said.
"All I said was stop whining, stop diving and snapping the head back."
- Don Cherry tells superstar Sidney Crosby to 'stop whining' (thestar.com)
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- Cherry criticizes Crosby, says Penguins star has to change style of play (thehockeynews.com)
- Don Cherry the latest to blast Sidney Crosby (theglobeandmail.com)
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