Penguins 3 Predators 1
By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh)
Raise the roof for Rinne’s return! (Mark Humphrey/AP Photo)
Niskanen (8) from Crosby, Gibbons
Niskanen (9) (PP) from Malkin, Crosby
Kunitz (2) from Crosby
Shots: Kunitz (7)
Missed Shots: Malkin (5)
Blocked Shots: Glass (5)
Hits: Glass/Kunitz/Vitale (2)
Ice Time: Niskanen (23:39) … Kobasew (7:34)
Sidney Crosby and Shea Weber were roommates in Sochi during the Winter Olympics that just ended a little over a week ago. We spoke with Crosby about his time in Sochi with Weber...
I know it's a little old. I just saw this and had to share it. Teemu Selanne called Crosby out for being a diver.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are aggressively pursuing Vancouver Canucks center Ryan Kesler, reports the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Penguins general manager Ray Shero has been pursuing Kesler since January and would like to make a deal before the NHL Trade Deadline at 3 p.m. Wednesday. A proposed deal would send Kesler to the Penguins in exchange for center Brandon Sutter, two 2014...
Sidney Crosby's second Olympic experience was last dramatic and just as rewarding.
Crosby returned from Sochi, Russia, with his second Olympic gold medal, this one as the captain of the Canadian team. Leading a national team certainly brings a different sense of responsibility, but the same expectation.
''I think everybody feels a sense of pride, but also a sense of...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago
It hasn't seemed to matter who his linemates are, or what kind of teammates he's been on the ice with. All Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby has done is produce and help his team win games.
And with a daily injury report that has at times read like an all-star game roster, and a Penguins roster that at times has featured as many American Hockey League players as NHL...
When Canadian superstar Sidney Crosby pounced on a turnover and steamrolled toward Swedish goalie Henrik Lundqvist in the second period, there was little doubt that Crosby was going to put it away.
He deked Lundqvist and shoveled it in on his backhand for a 2-0 lead, a finish that was perfectly captured in these two photographs by Associated Press photographers Julio Cortez and...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago
When Sidney Crosby went through the entire preliminary round of the Olympic men's hockey tournament without scoring a goal, it set off waves of concern back home.
Canadians should know better than anybody that Crosby is more into big Olympic finishes.
''I think you always want more,'' Crosby said when asked if he was doing enough for Canada. ''If you...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago
Another Winter Olympics has begun, along with all the familiar traditions that accompany the games: an opening ceremony honoring the delegations of the participating nations, medal ceremonies honoring the top 3 finishers with the Gold Medal winners' national anthems playing, and Canadians (among others) complaining about Sidney Crosby. More specifically, the difficulty that...
As the NHL heads into the Olympic Break, teams have sent their best players to Sochi to compete for their respected countries. Pittsburgh has seven players in attendance (Sidney Crosby and Chris Kunitz, Canada; Brooks Orpik and Paul Martin, USA; Evgeni Malkin, Russia; and Jussi Jokinen and Olli Maatta, Finland) as well as several staff and coaches for Team USA (Ray Shero, Dan Bylsma...