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Crosby puts kibosh on helmet-less routine in warmups

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has plenty of pre-game routines, although his latest one didn't last long. Gregory Shamus Getty ImagesPittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby didn't waste much time ending one trend before it had a chance to grow into a full-blown superstition.Crosby elected to take his helmet off for warmups prior to Thursday's game against the Avalanche...
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Penguins: A look into Sidney Crosby’s struggles

After being selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins with the No. 1 pick in the 2005 draft, center Sidney Crosby‘s ascension to stardom was rapid. The Nova Scotia native scored 102 points in his first season and never looked back, quickly becoming one of the faces of the National Hockey League. To date, he’s scored 305 goals and tallied 558 assists, already ranking third in Penguins...
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Thoughts: Game 20 – Unfortunate Bounces Lead to Unfortunate 3-1 Loss for Pens

Sharks 3  Pens 1 Record: 12-8-0, 24 pts Goals Kessel (7) (PP) from Hornqvist, Crosby PenaltiesHornqvist (interference) – Unnecessary (skates along the blue line and collides into Braun to take him down as Braun is backing up into that same area with Malkin carrying the puck)Kunitz (interference) – Unnecessary (lets his skate hit Pavelski’s at center ice instead of avoiding...
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Penguins Update: What’s Wrong With Sid?

It’s a question asked by virtually every Penguins fan. What’s wrong with Sidney Crosby? A prickly one, to be sure. With no easy answers. Heck, this was supposed to be a breakout season for Sid. Especially with sniper Phil Kessel rolling into town to ride shotgun. Instead, the Nova Scotia native’s been held off the scoresheet a stunning 13 times in 19 games. Counting last night’s...
Via PenguinPoop
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Crosby on Malkin’s comments: “I don’t think guys are mad at each other”

Headlines were created when Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin expressed his feelings on what was going wrong with the team following a 4-0 loss to the New Jersey Devils. “Everything,” Malkin candidly told reporter Josh Yohe. “We don’t play right. We don’t play hard. We’re mad at each other.” Malkin was justifiably cheesed. The Penguins were pegged to be an offensive...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby Fact or Fiction

Crosby is off to the worst season of his careerPhoto credit:Peter Diana / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The 2015-16 season has not been very kind to Sidney Crosby. For a player that has been accustomed to storming through the league on a regular basis, this season has been disappointing to say the least. Crosby has only two goals in 17 games this season, and only nine points in total...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Fedor Tyutin spears Sidney Crosby in the groin (Video)

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Fedor Tyutin speared Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby in the groin, and got away with it, during the third period of Friday night's game at the CONSOL Energy Center.Crosby received the cup check as he was positioning himself in front of the Blue Jackets net.  Naturally, Crosby did not appreciate the low blow and pushed Tyutin down to the...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Sidney Crosby Does It All in Pittsburgh Penguins Shootout Win

Pittsburgh Penguins’ Sidney Crosby (87) backhands the game-winning shootout goal behind Montreal Canadiens goalie Mike Condon (39) during an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. The Penguins won in a shootout 4-3. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)   It’s been a tumultuous season for the Pittsburgh Penguins thus far. After looking decidedly lacklustre early in the...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Sidney Crosby flips teammate’s lost stick up to him

@SidneyCrosbyEgo During Saturday night’s game against the Flames, Penguin Patric Hörnqvist lost his stick after a collision. When he isn’t crying about a penalty,  Sidney Crosby can be a good teammate.  He proved that Saturday with his nifty little helper to Hörnqvist.  It wasn’t an assist that showed up in the box score, but rather a showing of tremendous stick work...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

The Crosby-Ovechkin Era rolls on with latest Pens-Caps showdown

They are arguably the two most polarizing figures in the NHL. So it comes as little surprise that when the Penguins and Capitals face off for the first time this season, the bulk of the focus is on Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin, and recounting their long-standing “rivalry.”Heck, it hasn’t been called “The Sid & Ovi Show” for the past decade for nothing.With their...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

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