Sidney Crosby played in his 500th career NHL game on Thursday night.
On Thursday night Pittsburgh handled the San Jose Sharks in an impressive 5-1 victory and spoiled the homecoming of former Penguin Tyler Kennedy.
San Jose is one of the top teams right now in the NHL, some say one of the best teams in the NHL. San Jose is one of the top scoring teams, having 100 goals for, which...
Penguins 5 Sharks 1
By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh)
Dupuis (4) from Orpik, Crosby
Megna (3) from Despres
Kunitz (15) from Crosby, Neal
Kunitz (16) (PP) from Neal, Crosby
Letang (6) from Maatta, Vitale
First Goal For (Dupuis)
Sidney Crosby recovers a loose puck in the left faceoff circle of the Sharks zone and turns back towards the blue line. As he loops...
Sidney Crosby broke down his game-winning goal in pretty cold, clinical terms.
Talked about how he got possession of the puck outside the offensive blue line, then waited for teammate James Neal to clear the zone. How he had a chance to build up some speed, and how the New York Islanders defensemen were caught flat-footed as he moved in.
He glossed over a few of the details, like...
Sidney Crosby had himself a night in Uniondale on Tuesday. Not only did Sid bury the game-tying one-timer on a power play in the third period, he also helped finish the job with an unbelievable individual effort in OT.
As the Islanders were carrying the puck out of their own defensive end, Crosby picked the pocket of an Isles player and skated in towards net all by his lonesome....
Crosby was quiet for most of this game. And then he wasn't. The captain scored the game tying goal, and then he scored a signature OT classic goal:
Whoa. Pens win 3-2, goals from Crosby and Neal
The Islanders let the Penguins hang around, and then Penguins woke up after being down 2-0. Malkin, Crosby and Neal willed the Pens to the victory. Marc-Andre Fleury kept...
Not sure if words are even necessary but Sidney Crosby scores perhaps the best game-winning goal of the year.Go ahead, read the rest »
With the Penguins down 3-2 in the closing seconds of Monday’s game against the Bruins in Boston, Sidney Crosby was able to net the game-tying goal with just .2 seconds remaining on the game clock. It was, quite literally, a rare hockey buzzer beater for Crosby and the Pens. Check out how close it was: The Pens were able to steal a point but the Bruins would go on to win in overtime...
NHL owners settled their lockout of the players in January, salvaging a 48-game season. The biggest financial upshot of the new collective bargaining agreement was reducing the overall percentage of revenues going to the players from 57% of 50%. The NBA and NFL also significantly slashed the cut of revenues going to players in recent years in their new CBAs. In both basketball and...
Sidney Crosby concussion jokes are nothing new, though they usually don’t tend to come from Pittsburgh fans. This female Pens fan let it be known that she wants Crosby’s next head injury to come via her bedroom headboard. Her parents must be so proud. The post This female Penguins fan would like Sidney Crosby’s next concussion to come via her headboard appeared first on The Nosebleeds.
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Haha. It’s funny because Sidney Crosby has suffered through a litany of concussion issues over the years. But this clearly randy Pittsburgh Penguins fan believes that if Sidney Crosby should have to go through the experience of suffering another concussion, what better way to do so than during a sweet, passionate, head injury-causing session of […]The post Female Penguins fan...