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Long thoughts on the shortest day of the year
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Is it just me or does it seem like the All-Star Game is even less important than it is in other years? With Sidney Crosby and Kris Letang both sidelined with concussions, Iâm not sure Iâd even want them to play if they could. Iâd give Evgeni Malkin the game off, too, to rest his surgically-repaire...
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from Malcom Kelly of CBC Sports, For the third year, a panel of CBC Sports executives, producers, writers and broadcasters has come up with a list of the people they consider the most influential on the national sports scene over the past 12 months….
1. Sidney Crosby, Injured List, Pittsburgh Penguins
When Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote about the “shot heard round the world” in...
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is lending his support to the first Winter Youth Olympics.
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is lending his support to the first Winter Youth Olympics.
The IOC says the Canadian star was chosen as the fifth and final ''ambassador'' for the games, which will take place in Innsbruck, Austria, from Jan. 13-22.
The others are figure skater Kim Yu-na, Alpine skiers Lindsey Vonn and Benjamin Raich and freestyle skier...
So much going on for the Pens these days. They’ve been a busy bunch. They have a couple days until their next game on Friday, so hopefully a couple are getting some much needed rest.
The Captain may not be playing right now, but Sidney Crosby is doing his good deeds still. He was named a Youth Olympic Games Ambassadorfor the first edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games...
Chicago stars Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane were on the ice with Penguins star Sidney Crosby in one of the most famous recent hockey games.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Evgeni Malkin had three assists to move into a tie for the NHL scoring lead and the Pittsburgh Penguins snapped
the Chicago Blackhawks ' five-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.
Evgeni Malkin had three assists to move into a tie for the NHL scoring lead and the Penguins snapped the Blackhawks' five-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.
Evgeni Malkin had three assists to move into a tie for the NHL scoring lead and the Pittsburgh Penguins snapped the Chicago Blackhawks' five-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.
Chris Pronger, Sidney Crosby, Claude Giroux, Milan Michalek and now Jeff Skinner. The list of superstars having the dreaded label of being out indefinitely with a concussion continues to grow.
Last Night's Scores:Rangers 4, Devils 1Predators 1, Captials 4Blackhawks 2, Penguins 3Sabres 1, Senators 4Coyotes 2, Panthers 1Islanders 3, Jets 2 (SO)Wild 1, Flames 2Quick Stats:Evgeni Malkin, PIT (0 goals, 3 assists)Marian Gaborik, NYR (2 goals, 1 assist)Nicklas Backstrom, WSH (1 goal, 2 assists)Tonight's Games:Coyotes @ HurricanesCanadiens @ BlackhawksFlyers @ StarsBlues...
No. 1 Star: Marian Gaborik, New York Rangers
Gaborik passed the 600-point plateau in his career with his first goal of the night early in the third period and added to his total with an empty-netter to seal a 4-1 win over the New Jersey Devils. Gaborik ended with a 3-point night with an assist coming on an Artem Anisimov goal in the second period. Henrik Lundqvist made 30 saves...
WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- The zealous fans at MTS Centre like to pick out a whipping boy or two on the opposing team. It does not have to involve a grudge. A couple of stars will do. It was clear early Friday night in the Penguins' 4-1 victory against the Winnipeg Jets that goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and center Evgeni Malkin were the chosen ones.