Sidney Crosby isn't concerned about making history. He'd also prefer not to have the Pittsburgh Penguins repeat it.
Sure, Crosby is enjoying Pittsburgh's 14-game winning streak. Yet he also knows his team's perfect run through March won't mean a thing if the Penguins don't come through in May and June.
''I don't think anyone is going to remember (this) come playoff time,'' Crosby said.
The Penguins moved within three games of the NHL record for consecutive victories by easing by the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday. Pittsburgh can draw within two of the mark set by the Mario Lemieux-led Penguins in 1992-93 on Saturday against the New York Islanders.
It's heady territory. Yet Crosby insists it won't mean much if it this ride doesn't end with a Stanley Cup. The Penguins' quest for a three-peat 20 years ago ended with a loss to the Islanders in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Pittsburgh's current star-studded group doesn't want to meet the same fate.
''We're just trying to get better...