Found December 11, 2011 on Faceoff Factor:
PLAYERS: Ray Shero
TEAMS: Pittsburgh Penguins
Now is the time, if Ray Shero wants to truly realize the full value of what already looks like a steal of a deal, to extend James Neal’s contract.

John Toperzer: GAMEDAY! What to do with Sidney Crosby?

And the plan for Sidney Crosby is ...? Follow me on Twitter @JohnToperzer Sidney Crosby stood the hockey world on its collective head just three weeks ago, scoring two goals and four points in his epic comeback game against the New York Islanders. Right off the hop he showed the unbelievable speed, skill and determination that's made him the NHL's best player. He...

NHL Fines Brad Marchand $2,500 for Slew Foot on Pittsburgh's Matt Niskanen

Bruins forward Brad Marchand didn't exactly get away scot free for his slew foot on Pittsburgh defenseman Matt Niskanen last week. Marchand was given two minutes for tripping and took a few punches from Niskanen in the scrap that followed. But on Monday, the NHL decided that was not enough of a punishment, and announced that Marchand has been fined $2,500 for slew-footing. That...

Getting inside the head of Sidney Crosby

Crosby's status for Detroit game Tuesday unresolved

Penguins center and captain Sidney Crosby is not practicing with the club today at Consol Energy Center. His status for Tuesday's home game against Detroit and beyond is not clear. He is expected to speak to reporters at some point today.

Penguins' Crosby out indefinitely

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby is out indefinitely with concussion-like symptoms. Crosby said Monday he noticed a recurrence of the problems that sidelined him for more than 10 months earlier this year following a 3-1 loss to Boston last week. Crosby sat out Pittsburgh's two-game road trip...

Pens' Crosby out again

The tests indicate Sidney Crosby doesn't have a concussion. Crosby's body isn't quite so sure.

Staal 'day to day' with lower-body injury

Center Jordan Staal missed Saturday's game against the New York Islanders with what the team called a "lower-body injury." The injury is not believed to be serious.

Pens burn Isles with four straight as Crosby sits

James Neal scored twice, and Pascal Dupuis had the go-ahead goal with 4:02 left in the second period to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the New York Islanders 6-3 on Saturday night.
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