go to MSN.com
Found March 30, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:

Via Next Impulse Sports:

The Pittsburgh Penguins debuted their new and improved roster on Saturday against the New York Islanders, but it took just 90 seconds for Sidney Crosby to leave the game after taking a Brooks Orpik slapshot to the face.  If you watch the replay closely, you can see a couple of Sid’s teeth go flying before he is knocked down to the ice. This is the third time in the last year that Crosby has taken a puck to the face while playing the Islanders. The Penguins reported that he would not return to the game.

THE BACKYARD
RELATED ARTICLES

Video: Penguins Sidney Crosby Takes Puck to the Face Against Islanders and Doesn’t Return

NHL leading scorer Sidney Crosby got hit in the face with a puck shot by his own teammate Brooks Orpik just minutes into the Pittsburgh Penguins matinee against the New York Islanders and did not ruturn to the ice.  Crosby was seen crouched over bleeding but was able to leave the ice without help. © Doug MacRay for Pittsburgh Penguins - PenguinPoop Blog, 2013. | No comments |

Updated: Sidney Crosby out indefinitely with broken jaw.

Pittsburgh Penguins star/captain Sidney Crosby has enjoyed a serious comeback this season after numerous false starts last year due to his bout with concussions. Now that he’s on a roll, it’s not likely that he will let a few missing teeth stop him from helping his team lunge for the NHL’s consecutive wins record. Please click here to read this story. The post Sidney Crosby...

Sidney Crosby Out Indefinitely After Undergoing Surgery for Broken Jaw

Don’t hand the Stanley Cup to the Penguins just yet. Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby will be missing games indefinitely after undergoing surgery for a broken jaw on Saturday night, according to the team. The Penguins star was hit in the face by a puck in Saturday’s win against the Islanders. Crosby “underwent major dental work and will have additional dental work later in...

Video : Slapshot hits Sidney Crosby in face

The Pittsburgh Penguins debuted their new and improved roster today against the New York Islanders, but  just 50 seconds in Sidney Crosby left the game after taking slapshot in face. If you watch the replay closely, you can see a couple of Sid’s teeth go flying before he is knocked down to the ice. This is the third time in the last year that Crosby has taken a puck to the face...

Crosby hit in mouth by puck

Sidney Crosby has been hit in the mouth by a puck and the Pittsburgh Penguins' star captain will not return to the game against the New York Islanders. A bloodied Crosby skated off the ice with a towel covering his mouth after Brooks Orpik's slap shot from the point deflected off a stick and hit the NHL scoring leader just 1:28 into Saturday's game. Crosby, who immediately...

Jesus, Sidney Crosby took a deflected puck to the face

Since Sidney Crosby doesn't skate with an aquarium on his head, he took a puck to the chin/teeth during today's match with the Islanders. Initial reports are hospital, dental work. 0-0, 15 to... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com

Sidney Crosby injured after taking a puck to the face

Just when everything seemed to be running smoothly in Pittsburgh (long winning streak, three new additions including Jarome Iginla), a Brooks Orpik slapper deflected off a stick and struck Sidney Crosby in the face.  Be warned. The video below will make you cringe as an unsuspecting Crosby takes a puck right to the mouth.  Crosby was able to leave the ice, but was...

Sidney Crosby Forced to Leave Jarome Iginla’s Penguins Debut After Being Hit in Face With Puck (Video)

The Penguins will have to go for their 15th straight victory Saturday without their captain Sidney Crosby. The Pittsburgh superstar took a puck right to the face in the first period against the Islanders, and was forced to head to the hospital after the injury. Teammate Brooks Orpik‘s shot deflected and struck Crosby directly in the face, causing him to bleed and leave the game...

The Hotstove Tonight

The panel discussed trades/who is available, did the Penguins (Sidney Crosby) tamper with the Iginla trade and the Phoenix Coyotes situation.  

NHL Roundup: Penguins win 15th straight; Crosby hurt

(PhatzRadio / AP) — PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins overcame an injury to Sidney Crosby on Saturday for their 15th straight victory, beating the New York Islanders 2-0 in Jarome Iginla’s debut behind third-period goals from Matt Cooke and James Neal.  Tomas Vokoun made 35 saves as Pittsburgh moved within two wins of the NHL record of 17 straight victories set by...
NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

RUMORS & GOSSIP

Marshawn Lynch tells former teammate he’s holding out

When the defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks report to training camp, they’ll be without their Pro Bowl running back. Marshawn Lynch told his former teammate Michael Robinson that he will be holding out from camp. Speaking on NFL Network’s Inside Training Camp Live, Robinson said Lynch called him and broke the news. .@RealMikeRob: "Marshawn […]
Via Full Scale Sports
1 hour ago

Jordy Nelson wants $10 million a year from Packers

A few weeks ago I was told that the Green Bay Packers and wide receiver Jordy Nelson were close to agreeing on a contract extension that would keep him in green and gold for a long time. Since then, Nelson’s contract demands have apparently grown a bit and the two sides aren’t as close as they once were. A report on Thursday claims that Nelson is seeking “at least” $10 million...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
3 hours ago

OSU marching band director fired for fostering sexual culture

Ohio State Marching Band director Jonathan Waters has been fired for the Buckeyes' "sexual" culture.
Via Gamedayr
6 hours ago

Former MLB all-star Chuck Knoblauch charged with assault

Chuck Knoblauch was arrested Wednesday night…accused of assaulting his ex-wife. The former Major Leaguer was charged with misdemeanor assault on a family member after allegedly grabbing his ex-wife Cheri by the arm, smashing her head into a wall and throwing a humidifier at her before she ran from the room.  According to police, Cheri had a large bruise on her arm, a large...
Via Hall of Very Good
4 hours ago

Big Ten Network hires Eric LeGrand

You may have heard once or twice in recent weeks, months and years the the Big Ten is expanding, adding Rutgers and Maryland to their now 14-team conference. That means that the conference will slowly integrate them in to the league’s media offerings, which includes Big Ten Network. They announced hirings specific to both schools on Wednesday. The biggest news is that Eric LeGrand...
Via Awful Announcing
8 hours ago

Terrell Suggs wants Joe Flacco to start cussing people out

Baltimore Ravens QB Joe Flacco has always been known to have a laid back demeanor. Now with Flacco’s big contract and Super Bowl ring, some people question his love for the game. Terrell Suggs, on the other hand,  is more outspoken than his teammate, and he wants to see a change in Flacco. As the Ravens report for training camp, Suggs revealed that he wants Flacco to be more aggressive...
Via No Guts, No Glory
7 hours ago

RG3 on Gruden: 'It’s good having coaches that believe in you'

TweetLast season Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III endured a lot of adversity, both on the field and off the field. RGIII struggled to regain his form after suffering a torn ACL late in his rookie season, then had to deal with speculation whether or not former head coach Mike Shanahan and offensive coordinator Kyle — Mike’s son — wanted Griffin as his clear starter...
Via Los That Sports Blog
7 hours ago

Is Jets’ starting quarterback job Geno Smith’s to lose?

Geno Smith will have the honor of guiding the New York Jets to last place in the AFC East this season as long as he doesn’t screw things up. Though the Jets signed Mike Vick in the offseason to compete for the starting quarterback job, the New York Daily News’ Manish Mehta wrote Thursday that […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 hours ago

Harden praises himself, Howard, calls other Rockets 'role players'

It should come as no surprise that the Houston Rockets struck out big time (so far) in this year’s NBA Free Agency. The Rockets not only failed to land targeted players such as Chris Bosh and Carmelo Anthony, but also managed to let budding prospect, Chandler Parsons, sign and offer sheet with the Dallas Mavericks, without matching the three-year, $46 million offer. Sure, the Rockets...
Via Pass The Pill
12 hours ago

Report: Phillies considering releasing Ryan Howard

A few years ago Ryan Howard was one of the most feared hitters in baseball, and now he’s on the verge of being out of the game altogether. On Wednesday a report surfaced claiming that the Philadelphia Phillies were considering paying the rest of Howard’s contract and releasing him after the season. Howard is owed $25 million this season and a total of $60 million over the next...
Via Rumors and Rants
18 hours ago
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.