Found November 28, 2011 on New York Times Sports:
Pittsburgh’s star has filled up the scoresheet since his return to the ice after a long layoff, and is feisty, as well.

Sidney Crosby Trolls Still Not Impressed

Bloggers and the media learned a long time ago that a great way to get attention is to mention Sidney Crosby. This works because Crosby is a pretty polarizing figure: Either you love him or you hate him. If you say something that is pro-Crosby, you'll get a bunch of people jumping all over you for supporting him and if you say something negative about him you'll find...

Brian Murray on Foligno/Crosby

Good old Brian Murray, GM for the Sens, was talking to the media before the Sens-Canes game on Sunday night.  After fielding a bunch of questions, the session was coming to a close, but then Brian Murray asked something along the lines of, "No one wants to ask me about Sidney Crosby's comments?"  The fun begins at the 4:02 mark.   He goes out...

Ratings: NHL on NBC, Crosby’s Return, Bayou Classic

Recent sports TV ratings notes, including numbers for Friday’s Bruins/Red Wings game on NBC, local ratings for Sidney Crosby‘s return, and a decline for college football’s Bayou Classic. Bruins, Red Wings, Are the 1%: Friday’s Bruins/Red Wings NHL regular season game earned a 1.0 overnight rating on NBC. The game was the first of the annual ‘Black Friday’ NHL telecasts...

Even Sidney Crosby Can't Slow the Rangers

The Rangers really like the changes made to Madison Square Garden over the summer. They've won seven straight on home ice after beating the Penguins 4-3 on Tuesday night, and their 7-1-1 start is the best they've done through nine games since way back in 1992-93. So the fancy new digs appeal to them, although they haven't really changed their game much to suit the...

Penguins Crosby Surges to Fourth Place Among Forwards in All-Star Fan Balloting

Pittsburgh Penguins fans around the country took notice of Sidney Crosby’s successful return to the lineup by casting 132,335 votes last week in an effort to elect Crosby to the 2012 NHL All-Star Game as part of All-Star Fan Balloting presen...

Sid the Kid did his Bid….niss

Let’s face facts:  In his first full week back, after missing an entire year, Sidney Crosby was the best player in the league.  His line for the week: 2G/6A/+7/8PIM/2PPP/15SOG.  That’s called game changer.  If you own him, your team BC (before Crosby) was an entire notch below where your team is at now.  Borderline playoff teams that own him are now in the playoffs. ...

Crosby named NHL 'First Star' in first week back

Penguins center Sidney Crosby capped his first seven days back in uniform by being named the NHL's 'First Star' for the week that ended Sunday.

Pundays: Sid Vicious

It was a week of Thanksgiving... and you can bet for sure that the good folks at the Pun Headline Writing Department are thankful that Sidney Crosby is back where he belongs... on the front page. Good thing didn't blur his mouth. Click here to check out the best and worst Sidney Crosby headlines from the past 11 months!!! By now, everyone knows...

Sidney Crosby is OK with Headshots as Long as They're Done with Elbows on Nick Foligno

Sidney Crosby may be OK with head shots as long as they're done with elbows on Senator Nick Foligno. You just have to expect elbows to the head in hockey. The NHL will even name you Star of the... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Penguins now 3-0-1 since Crosby's return (AP)

Kris Letang returned from being bloodied by a hit late in regulation to score 2:09 into overtime, giving the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. Letang scored his third goal after James Neal poked the puck free from Carey Price as Pittsburgh improved to 3-0-1 since Sidney Crosby returned to the lineup.

Stars Of The Week

NEW YORK (November 28, 2011)—Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby, Vancouver Canucks goaltender Cory Schneider and St. Louis Blues goaltender Brian Elliott have been named the NHL ‘Three Stars’ of the week. Continue reading "Stars Of The Week"

Eastern Bias

from Adrian Dater of the Denver Post, The “NHL on NBC” really ought to be renamed “NHL, So Long as The Game is Played by Eastern Teams in an Eastern Time Zone, Listen, I understand why Eastern teams get on national TV more. The league’s two most marketable players — Sidney Crosby​ and Alex Ovechkin​ — play in the East. NBC is based in New York, and so primarily is...
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