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The greatest hockey player on the planet is returning to NHL action tonight and all eyes will be on how he moves, how he handles the puck, handles contact, and, most importantly, how he scores. Everybody knows that the Pittsburgh Penguins are one of the most potent offenses in the league, but tonight they’ll be facing the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers, who have a Vezina Trophy candidate playing in net. Will Sidney Crosby score a goal March 15th vs. the New York Rangers? Yes: EVEN No: -140 It took just 5:24 for Crosby to get his first goal against...
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