Found December 15, 2011 on MSNBC:
PHT: Eric Lindros' career came to an early end because of concussion problems. Is the same thing likely to happen to Sidney Crosby?

Red Wings beat Crosby-less Penguins, 4-1

Detroit wins its third game in a row, beating a Pittsburgh team that is without star Sidney Crosby, sidelined with concussion-like symptoms.Detroit wins its third game in a row, beating a Pittsburgh team that is without star Sidney Crosby, sidelined with concussion-like symptoms.

Sidney Crosby’s latest injury will result longer recovery timetable for all

The shelving of Sidney Crosby after just eight games will change the landscape of rehabbing from concussions and concussion-like symptoms, yet again. Alas, while Marc Staal moves closer towards a return, is he to be delayed because of Crosby’s second bow out off the rink? Staal joined his teammates on the ice for practice yesterday, but a timetable is not penciled...

NHL Young Guns To Watch Out For in 2011

Sidney Crosby's concussion woes have been well documented for the better part of the past year, but now Flyers star and the NHL's leading scorer, Claude Giroux, has also been ruled out indefinitely with a concussion. With two of the biggest young superstars in the NHL out for probably a good amount of time and possibly never getting back to their old forms, what young...

Tiny Penguins Fan Loses it After Finding Out Parents Don’t Root For His Team

Kids are great, aren’t they?  Not only can you mold them to dislike the things you dislike, and make them do the menial crap around the house you don’t want to do, they’re also the easiest people in the world, outside of hillbillies and the Kardashians,  to pull a fast one on.  They are so innocent, so gullible, so dumb, that pranking them is as easy as making emo teenagers...

What Sidney Crosby means to a generation of hockey fans

BY: DUSTIN POLLACK If it’s at all possible, Sidney Crosby looked better in his return to the NHL after a 10-month layoff than he did when he left (He was on pace for 64 goals and 132 points.) Crosby’s return on November 21st was emphatic; the 24-year-old scored two goals and added two assists, leading the Penguins to a 5-0 victory over the New York Islanders. But now, less than...

Datsyuk lifts Wings over Crosby-less Pengins

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist and Jimmy Howard stopped 25 shots to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-1 victory over the injury-depleted Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night. Johan Franzen added his team-leading 14th goal for Detroit and Danny Cleary provided some insurance with a pair of late goals as the Red Wings won their third straight. Evgeni Malkin...

Lindros Talks Head Injuries

With the Winter Classic around the corner, NBC Philadelphia’s John Clark sat down with Flyers legend Eric Lindros about his upcoming return to the ice with the Orange and Black. Lindros, now 38, spoke about his eight-plus seasons in Philly, Flyers fans and the blows to the head that cut Lindros’ brilliant career short. With current NHL point leader Claude Giroux joining...

Senators remain wary of Penguins' firepower

Even without Sidney Crosby in the Penguins lineup, Colin Greening and the Senators know they have a challenge on their hands tonight, when Pittsburgh and its potent attack makes its...

Buffalo Sabres (16-12-3) at Pittsburgh Penguins (17-11-4), 7 p.m. (ET)

The Sabres were able to end a six-game slide to the Penguins in an October meeting that was minus Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby due to post-concussion syndrome.

PA Hockey Takes A Hit With Concussions To Pronger, Giroux & Crosby

With the loss of Chris Pronger, Claude Giroux, and Sidney Crosby this week the state of Pennsylvania hockey has taken a major hit. Concussions have claimed all three superstars and their respective teams will need to find ways to play without them. At the moment Crosby and Giroux are both out indefinitely and during Thursday [...]
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