Found December 12, 2011 on
Sidney Crosby told the media on Monday that his absence from the Pittsburgh Penguins lineup will extend for more than the two games the team said he'd miss last week.
In fact, he said there's "no timetable"; hearing those words from Crosby again is nightmarish.
Crosby said he did an ImPACT test that was "pretty good" and in no way comparable to the results he saw in January, when two blows to the head kept him out until November. As he said — and to which Chris Pronger and the Flyers can attest — those concussion tests aren't the be-all, end-all; symptoms and results can change with time.
Via the Penguins, Crosby said he's felt some post-concussion symptoms:
"I skated following day after with exertion. I just didn't feel right. After talking with everyone I figured it was better to be cautious and not take any chances. That's where I'm at right now.
"I've been doing light exertion stuff and seeing how that goes. It's...
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During a media session yesterday, Sidney Crosby announced he wouldn’t be playing hockey again any time soon as the concussion like symptoms that kept him out of hockey for 10 months dating back to last January returned after taking a shot to the head against Boston last week. Crosby had sat out the next two games after he “didn’t feel right” following the loss to the Bruins and...
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.
Public sentiment appears to be turning against Penguins star Sidney Crosby, slowly but surely. Those who are preaching...
The tests indicate Sidney Crosby doesn't have a concussion. Crosby's body isn't quite so sure.
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Yet another NHL rookie goalie with a totally punable last name.
That's actually not a Pun Headline...it's just what the rest of the NHL is calling the LA Kings right now.
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The Red Wings could be facing a Pittsburgh Penguins team missing its top three centers tonight at Consol Energy Center, as Sidney Crosby is out for sure, and Evgeni Malkin and Jordan Staal are questionable.