Found February 02, 2012 on
Thirteen months, two elaborate news conferences and one brief comeback later, we have no further info. We just know Sidney Crosby is hurting.

Penguins getting by without Crosby

The Pittsburgh Penguins may be without their team captain and superstar Sidney Crosby, but it certainly has not spelled bad news for their hockey club.Despite being without a player of Crosby's caliber, the Penguins have won eight of their last nine games. The team is currently fifth in the Eastern Conference but just four points behind the Philadelphia Flyers and seven points...

Crosby Update

via the Pittsburgh Penguins, An independent specialist contacted to review recent medical tests taken on Sidney Crosby found no evidence of a past or present neck fracture but verified that Crosby is suffering from a soft-tissue injury of the neck, that could be causing neurological symptoms. Dr. Alexander Vaccaro is a spinal trauma expert at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital...

Positive News for Crosby, Pens on Neck Injury

The Penguins said in a statement that there is no evidence that Penguins captain Sidney Crosby had a past or present neck fracture, but he is suffering from a soft-tissue injury of the neck that could be causing neurological symptoms. Doct...

Crosby has soft tissue damage in neck

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has a soft tissue injury in his neck, but an independent specialist found no evidence of a past or present neck fracture, the team said Monday.

Doctor on Crosby: No broken neck, rather a 'treatable' tissue injury

Penguins center and captain Sidney Crosby did not and does not have a broken neck, a specialist in Philadelphia reported to the team. He does have a soft tissue injury that is treatable and could be causing his recurring problems with motion and balance.

Fennelly: Concussions are headache for NHL

It is time the National Hockey League takes head injuries seriously, especially as star Sidney Crosby considers whether he will pay again.

Penguins Report: Game Day vs. Toronto

10:10 AM: Pens captain Sidney Crosby joined injured teammates Jordan Staal and Simon Despres for a pre-practice skate on Monday (full details here). Tuesday morning the trio was working again before the team's morning skate with strength coac...

Patriots quarterback Brady lauds Crosby's physical therapist

Tom Brady, the New England Patriots' quarterback, said he indirectly recommended Alex Guerrero, his Utah-based physical therapist, to Penguins' ailing captain Sidney Crosby.

Tuesdays With Stoosh 01.31.2012

Thirty-three games left starting tonight. Some thoughts on things to look for in the second half of the season, dudes...   It's been a week since the Pens last played, so just to refresh your memory, here's a recap of the last game prior to the All Star break... A Blues-Pens Stanley Cup Final would make for some unbelievable hockey. Not sure the...

Maple Leafs-Penguins Preview

Thanks in large part to Evgeni Malkin, the Pittsburgh Penguins are doing just fine without Sidney Crosby. The NHL's top scorer looks to re-establish himself after the All-Star break and lead the Penguins to an eighth consecutive win as they host the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night. Malkin leads the league with 58 points and is a major reason the Penguins (28-17-4) have...

Tom Brady: I recommended physical therapist to Sidney Crosby

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